Lionsgate-TISA Reaches Exclusive Deal with Turner Latin America


MIAMI: The new Charlie Sheen series Anger Management and Kelsey Grammer’s Boss are among the series covered in an exclusive deal between Lionsgate-TISA International and Turner Broadcasting System Latin America (TBSLA).

TBSLA picked up the exclusive Latin American TV rights for Anger Management, Boss and Nail Files as well as a selection of library feature films. Also part of the pact, TBSLA will get the first-run window for its channels in Latin America and Brazil for Anger Management and Boss for the entire duration of both series.

Peter Iacono, the managing director of Lionsgate Television International, and Maryann Pasante, the senior VP of Lionsgate-TISA International, said, “This is a tremendous opportunity for Turner Latin America and Lionsgate-TISA. Turner Latin America has built one of the most successful and popular pan-regional channel groups in the region and Boss, Anger Management and Nail Files will shine on their networks.”

Angel Zambrano, the VP of content acquisition and syndication of Turner Broadcasting System Latin America, commented, “We are pleased with this agreement with Lionsgate which gives us access to high-quality exclusive content that has never before been seen by our viewers in Latin America.”