With an initial public offering in its future, U.S. Hispanic media conglom Univision Communications has upped a troika of long-serving execs.
Anna Marie de la Fuente
Buttressed by an influx of capital from its core programming supplier Televisa, Univision is planning to launch a trio of Spanish-lingo cable channels, starting with a 24-hour news channel this year…
As Haim Saban and Univision's private equity backers begin to mull taking the Spanish-lingo media giant public, they decided to make a change at the top and not renew the contract of CEO Joe Uva.
NBCU's Telemundo has scored a bona-fide hit with its new telenovela "Queen of the South" (La Reina del Sur), an adaptation of the eponymously titled bestseller by Spanish journo/novelist Arturo…
Market research is still a relatively new concept in much of Latin America. One exception is Brazil -- a relatively mature market that churns out some 100 local pics every year -- where prerelease…
The Berlin Film Festival often celebrates Latin American artistic excellence, but this year, financial clout was also on the program
Change is afoot at Colombia's 51st Cartagena Film Festival as its new director, Monica Wagenberg, takes over the reins.
Chile's Ceneca, France's JBA Prod. and Germany's Hanfgarn & Ufer Filmproduktion are teaming to produce "Carne de perro" (Dog Flesh), a product of the latest Cannes Festival Cinefondation Residence.
Los Angeles-based Latino studio Maya Entertainment has picked up international rights to Marc Erlbaum's feature debut "Café."
Colombia's Dynamo Capital is looking to create a $150 million-$200 million private equity fund to invest in Latin American film, TV and animation companies.
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