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Discovery en Español Spotlights Mexican Soccer Team

MIAMI: Acceso Exclusivo: Pumas is Discovery en Español’s new original series about the Mexican soccer team, due to debut in the fall. The four-episode show will take a behind-the-scenes look at the Pumas, Mexico’s leading professional soccer team, as they get ready for the upcoming season. It will also feature ...

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nuvoTV Receives $40 Million Injection

LOS ANGELES: The English-language bi-cultural U.S. network nuvoTV has secured $40 million in financing to expand its original programming slate. The network, aimed at American Latinos, was created more than eight years ago. It currently reaches some 30 million homes. The funding comes from current investors such as Columbia Capital ...

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Fall Lineup Unveiled for Univision

MIAMI: Univision Network has revealed its upcoming fall schedule, which includes season three of the hit celebrity dance series Look Who’s Dancing! (¡Mira Quien Baila!), among other titles. Also in the fall, the network will broadcast the third season of Salt and Pepper (Sal y Pimienta), an entertainment magazine program; ...

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Hulu Latino Adds Caracol Titles

MIAMI: Titles from the Caracol TV International catalogue, including Land of Love and The English Teacher, are available for viewing on Hulu Latino. The online service has added the Caracol programming for viewers to enjoy at no additional cost on Hulu and with a subscription on Hulu Plus. Among the ...

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Video Interview: Comarex’s Marcel Vinay Jr.

NEW YORK: In this video interview, Marcel Vinay Jr., the CEO of Comarex, shares what have been some of the key contributions to the company’s success over the last 30 years.   This year marks the 30th anniversary of Comarex. The company started its distribution business nearly a decade after ...

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RTI Signs Volume Deals with Televisa & RCN

BOGOTÁ: RTI has entered a seven-year production deal with Mexico’s Televisa, and has landed a separate three-year pact with RCN for Colombia. The deal between RTI and Televisa covers more than 500 hours a year of series and telenovelas for the Mexican network. The agreement includes two production lines, one ...

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Exclusive Interview: FIC’s Hernán López

PREMIUM: MundoFOX, a general-entertainment Spanish-language channel for the U.S. Hispanic market, launched this week. Hernán López, the president and CEO of Fox International Channels, talks about the network’s unique program schedule that targets Hispanics who may be dissatisfied with what’s available on competing channels. WS: What is the programming strategy ...

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Michelle Wasserman Leaves Post at Telefe

BUENOS AIRES: Michelle Wasserman has exited her position as the head of international business, programming, formats and production services at Telefe International. Wasserman has been with Telefe for more than a decade. She says that she plans to "take on new challenges within the media." Telefe issued a statement on ...

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