Playboy TV Latin America & Iberia has launched Lifestyle TV, its first non-erotic channel, in the region. The basic cable net, to be available in September to all carriers, will feature original…
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London-based film and TV sales firm ContentFilm has inked an exclusive worldwide administration pact with Cherry Lane Music Publishing, whose growing roster of film clients include the Weinstein…
In a bid to attract the predominantly young population in the region, National Geographic Channel will launch on April 16 its first branded block aimed at preschoolers.
Los Angeles-based foreign sales company Cinema Management Group has picked up all remaining international rights to "La mujer de mi hermano" (My Brother's Wife), the erotic drama released by…
No. 2 U.S. Hispanic web Telemundo has revamped its entertainment division in a bid to narrow its wide ratings gap with rival Univision.
NBC U'S bilingual youth network mun2 has partnered with hit Latino rapper Pitbull for skein, "Pitbull's La Esquina" (Pitbull's Corner). Original skein, which will debut at 10 p.m. May 9 on mun2…
Miami-based Spanish-language distrib Venevision Intl. has jumped on the wireless bandwagon with the launch of Venemobile.
Cash prizes rained down on winners at the 24th Miami Intl. Film Fest which wrapped Sunday. And at least three Latin American pics snagged North American distribution pacts at the 10-day fest, which…
John Singleton is hosting a sneak peak screening of his first Latino pic as producer, Franc Reyes' "Illegal Tender," at the 8th National Assn. of Latino Independent Producers confab in Newport Beach…
Viggo Mortensen and Antonio Banderas are lending star power to Mexico's 22nd Guadalajara Intl. Film Festival, which runs March 22-30.
Veteran Mexican producer Alfredo Ripstein Jr., father of director Arturo Ripstein, died Jan. 20 at the age of 90. He had just celebrated his 65th wedding anniversary with wife Frieda and their entire…