NBC-U owned bilingual web Mun2 has tapped Alex Pels for the newly created position of general manager. Pels will oversee all on and off-air initiatives at the youth-skewed network.
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Miami-based station Univision 23 has upped Helga Silva to vice president of news and Emilio Marrero to news director for Univision 23 and Telefutura 69.
BBC Worldwide Americas has unveiled a landmark four-country pact for its hit dance format "Dancing With the Stars" in Latin America. Argentina's Artear will produce local versions of the show for…
Picturehouse has paid close to $6 million for North American rights to Mexican helmer Guillermo del Toro's dark fairy tale "Pan's Labyrinth." Picturehouse prexy Bob Berney led his team to close the…
NATPE can once again expect a strong influx of Latin buyers and sellers to the Vegas venue. With the worst of their economic crises a distant memory, Latino broadcasters will be trawling the confab…
Fox Latin America has nabbed the Latin American distribution rights to "Elipsis," the feature debut of Venezuelan scribe-helmer-producer Eduardo Arias-Nath.
"Alf," "Bewitched" and other vintage comedy series are making their way to Latin America. On Feb. 13, MTV Networks will bow the latenight block Nick at Nite on Nickelodeon, which reaches 16.5 million…
Tennis, alguien? ESPN has nabbed exclusive telecast rights to the Australian Open for Latin America. Multiyear pact with Tennis Australia kicks off with Sunday's telecast to more than 40 countries…
Azteca America, the U.S. web of Mexico's No. 2 broadcaster TV Azteca, is primed for further expansion. Boston-based private investment firm Alta Communications has bought an equity stake in Una Vez…
Tristan Bauer's Falklands War drama "Iluminados por el fuego" has nabbed 11 nominations, including director, actor for Gaston Pauls and supporting actress for Virginia Innocenti in Argentina's…