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MIPTV Spotlight: Globo

April 1, 2015

CANNES: The Globo highlight Precious Pearl, winner of the 2014 International Emmy Award for best telenovela, follows the love story between a working-class girl and a millionaire in Brazil during the 1930s and 1940s. It also tells the story of Pearl, who was born out of their union and will …

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Puerto Rico Debut for Cisneros Media’s Criminal MasterMind

April 1, 2015

MIAMI: Cisneros Media’s drama Criminal MasterMind (DeMente Criminal) is scheduled to debut tonight on Univision Puerto Rico. Based on a best-selling book, the series tells the story of how a distinguished psychiatrist was exposed by the law as a cold-blooded murderer. The series will premiere at 10 p.m. “We are …

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Univision Channels to Air Spanish-Language NBA Content

March 24, 2015

NEW YORK: The NBA has inked a multiyear deal with Univision Deportes, the sports division of Univision Communications, to launch exclusive Spanish-language content across multiple platforms. As part of the agreement, Univision Deportes will debut new NBA programming via UniMás and Univision Deportes Network (UDN), a 24-hour Spanish language U.S. …

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Telemundo & NBC Universo to Air 2015 FIFA Soccer Events

March 23, 2015

MIAMI: Through a deal between NBCUniversal and FIFA, U.S. Hispanic networks Telemundo and NBC Universo are set to air 560 hours of soccer across multiple platforms this year. The extensive coverage will include the live telecast of four 2015 FIFA Soccer Events, featuring 344 hours of online and mobile live …

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Cisneros Interactive Secures Majority Stake in Digital Audio Ad Business

March 20, 2015

MIAMI: Cisneros Interactive has acquired a majority stake in Audio.Ad, a digital audio advertising network serving Latin America and the U.S. Hispanic market. The business provides advertisers and brands promotional coverage through audio spots on digital audio online platforms, reaching more than 35 million users. The investment is part of …

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Ricky Martin to Exec Produce Boy Band Competition La Banda

February 20, 2015

MIAMI: Ricky Martin has signed up to executive produce Univision Network’s upcoming music competition La Banda, where he’ll also act as a judge. Set to premiere in September, the reality entertainment show will focus on finding a U.S. Latino boy band. The program was developed by Univision Communications (UCI) in …

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Telemundo Media Introduces New Ad Platform with Comcast

October 1, 2012

MIAMI: Telemundo Media has unveiled Telemundo+, an advertising platform set up in collaboration with Comcast Spotlight, the ad-sales division of parent company Comcast. The platform will enable advertisers to geo-target relevant Hispanic households across multiple screens. The messages are customized in either English, Spanish or can be bilingual. Several clients …

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DW Presents Futurando in Brazil

September 17, 2012

BONN: Deutsche Welle (DW) is producing a new science and technology show in Portuguese for viewers in Brazil, Futurando. Futurando made its debut on Rede Minas on September 15 and will be shown weekly. The show features DW reporters who investigate the latest ideas and experiments in science, technology and …

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TV Latina Launches Screening Rooms

September 17, 2012

NEW YORK: Following on the success of World Screen’s Screening Rooms, TV Latina now offers channels and distributors their own Screening Rooms, where they can showcase detailed information, contacts and video clips, all in Spanish. Visit the new Screenings Rooms here. This innovative service from TV Latina launches for Jornadas, …

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TV Latina Presents Jornadas Digital Edition

September 12, 2012

NEW YORK: The digital edition of TV Latina for Jornadas, which includes a feature on the main cable operators in Latin America, and exclusive interviews with FOX International Channels’ Hernán López, Moviecity’s Edgar Spielmann, E! Entertainment Television Latin America’s Sergio Pizzolante and Discovery Networks Latin America/U.S. Hispanic’s Carolina Lightcap, is …