Caracol TV, one of Colombia's two private free-to-air broadcasters, has set up a film division and tapped exec producer Diana Bustamante to head it.
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TV Azteca, Mexico's No. 2 broadcaster, has expanded its reach to Guatemala, where it has snapped up 70% of the Central American country's Latitud TV.
FremantleMedia has inked a deal with No. 2 Brazilian broadcaster Rede Record to produce a local adaptation of "American Idol" in Brazil.
Sony Pictures TV Intl. is cranking out its first scripted skein for Mexican media giant, Televisa.
Los Angeles plays host to the first Brazilian Film Festival March 7-9 at the Landmark Theater, Westside Pavilion.
The grand dame of Mexican producers carves yet another notch on her belt when she accepts Guadalajara's Mayahuel de Plata Lifetime Achievement Award on March 10.
China's state-run China Central Television opened three channels in Cuba on Sunday, coinciding with Cuban leader Fidel Castro's decision to end his 49-year rule.
Leading U.S. Hispanic media company Univision Communications has tapped former NBC Affiliates Board chairman and TV vet Terry Mackin as prexy of its television station group. He replaces Michael…
Latino webs are racing to feed the voracious television hydra in Asia where channels are growing exponentially.
Nickelodeon Latin America has jumped on the telenovela bandwagon with its first Latino sudser, "Karku," aimed at teens.
Telemundo Intl., the sales arm of NBC Universal's Spanish-language web, has snagged worldwide distribution rights to "Dance, Dance, Dance," the first HD telenovela from Brazilian web Bandeirantes…