Venezuela's president Hugo Chavez has declared that he will not renew the license of local web RCTV in March, making good the threats he made prior to his landslide re-election on Dec. 3.
Anna Marie de la Fuente
Cinema here is buttressed by one man: multihyphenate Leon Schuster, whose slapstick, candid camera-style comedies regularly trounce whatever Hollywood puts up against him.
Shortly before his landslide re-election earlier this month, Venezuela's Hugo Chavez threatened to put the renewal of private TV licenses up for a vote. But local TV execs aren't exactly quaking in…
VeneMovies, the 24-hour channel launched in September by Venevision Intl., the Miami-based subsid of Venezuelan media conglom Grupo Cisneros, has expanded its reach to Puerto Rico.
Telemundo programming chief Ramon Escobar has ankled the NBC unit to pursue a career as an indie producer. He ends his 13-year tenure with the No. 2 U.S. Hispanic web on Dec. 31 and begins his…
NBC U's Telemundo has struck a deal with Cingular Wireless that will integrate the cellphone giant's products into the storyline of the Spanish-language web's Sunday night sitcom "Seguro y urgente."
Fidel Castro's lingering illness may cast a slight pall over Havana's 28th Festival of New Latin American Cinema. Fidel Castro's lingering illness may cast a slight pall over Havana's 28th Festival…
Playboy TV Latin America has launched "Secretos de bon vivant" (The Secrets of Good Living), the adult feevee's first cell-phone production in the region.
NBC Universal's Spanish-language unit Telemundo has moved to consolidate its assets by taking full ownership of Telemundo-RTI Prods. as well as the operating assets of its current foreign distrib…
South Korean period dramedy "King and the Clown" by Lee Joon-ik took home feature honors at the 3rd Cape Town World Cinema fest, which wrapped Tuesday.