Buoyed by the ratings success of its first teen telenovela, "Ninas mal" (Charm School), last year, MTV Latin America is ramping up original production with a second telenovela in the works, "Popland."
Anna Marie de la Fuente
Maya Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights from Celluloid Nightmares to the Orozco brothers' thriller "Greetings to the Devil" and will release the film theatrically and on its VOD platform.
Amid a burst of expansion plans at the nation's dominant Spanish-language broadcaster, Univision will power up its 2011-2012 programming grid with 500 original hours of primetime and latenight shows.
Colombian cinema has regained its box office mojo after a steady decline in recent years. Not since 2006, when Rodrigo Triana's military drama "Sonar no cuesta nada" (A Ton of Luck) made $6 million…
Key Colombian projects, some of which are circulating at either the Cannes Film Festival or Cannes market
A quick guide to the key players in the Puerto Rican film industry.
Puerto Rico isn't the only island location courting Hollywood productions. Here's a look at the facilities and incentives on offer from other attractive outposts:
It has stood in for Iraq, Vietnam, Spain, Brazil, Cuba and various other far-flung places in the past. Now Puerto Rico is hoping to further boost its location appeal with an expanded film law.