Monday, August 19, 2019
Home / Top Stories (page 90)

Top Stories

Venevision Productions Finishes New Drama Criminal MasterMind

MIAMI: Venevision Productions, a Cisneros Media company, has wrapped up production on its new teleseries, Criminal MasterMind (DeMente Criminal). Based on journalist Ybeyise Pacheco’s book Blood on the Couch (Sangre en el Diván), the drama tells the true-life story of a distinguished psychiatrist who was exposed by the law as ...

Read More »

World Cup Boosts Univision Results

NEW YORK: Univision Communications' broadcast of the World Cup helped lift its second-quarter revenues by 23.2 percent to $833.7 million, with net profit more than doubling to $98.3 million. The Hispanic broadcaster says that for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, the World Cup contributed $115.5 million in net ad ...

Read More »

Globosat Names New Director of International Channels

SÃO PAULO: Brazil’s Globosat has named Marcelo Spinola its new director of international channels as it gears up for expansion into pay-TV markets across the globe. As part of his duties, Spinola will be charged with developing projects and finding opportunities for Globosat outside of Brazil on the pay-TV market. ...

Read More »

Univision Picks Host for New Boy Band Competition La Banda

MIAMI: Mexican-born presenter and former reality show winner Alejandra Espinoza has been tapped to host La Banda, Univision’s upcoming boy band competition. The show will see contestants from the U.S. and several Latin American countries battle it out for the chance to join a new Latino boy band. Espinoza will ...

Read More »

MSNBC & Telemundo to Simulcast Doc Underwater Dreams

LOS ANGELES: As part of a nationwide pro-social campaign, MSNBC and Telemundo are set to simulcast the science documentary Underwater Dreams this Sunday. The film chronicles the story of four teenage boys, all children of Mexican immigrants, who found success after entering a sophisticated underwater robotics competition, even going up against engineering ...

Read More »

Keshet International Names Sales Manager for LatAm

TEL AVIV: Karina Dolgiej has been hired for the newly created post of sales manager for Latin America at Keshet International (KI). Dolgiej will work out of Miami under Keren Shahar, the company's general manager of distribution. She will collaborate with Kelly Wright, sales director for Asia, Latin America, Australia ...

Read More »