A pic based on real events, "Sonar no cuesta nada" (To Dream Costs Nothing), is outpacing "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" in Colombia as auds opt for Rodrigo Triana's…
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The number of U.S. broadcast nets to be measured nationally by Nielsen continues to grow. Azteca America, the U.S. subsid of No. 2 Mexican web TV Azteca, has joined Nielsen's National Television…
Miami-based Fuego Entertainment has unveiled plans to launch a bilingual Hispanic network in the U.S. The publicly traded company has issued a letter of intent to acquire 14 television stations for…
A mini-series revolving around drug lords, plastic surgery and youth culture is causing a stir in Colombia and pumping ratings for Caracol TV.
Azteca America, the U.S. network of No. 2 Mexican web TV Azteca, is launching the first Hispanic over-the-air TV station in New Orleans with a special news report on Hurricane Katrina and the…
Latin America's first cell-phone festival, Mobility Fest '06, kicks off in Cali, Colombia, this fall. Fest picks up a trend that began in Germany in 2004 where Colombia's Felipe Cardona won the first…
Paramount Pictures Intl. has grabbed Latin American distribution rights to romantic comedy "Pretendiendo." Regional pickup is a first for Paramount.
Sudsier and more oversexed than American soap operas, telenovelas get no respect. But like their American cousins, these Spanish-language serials prove a popular and profitable training ground for…
Digital content providers Digital Latin America and DMX Music have jointly launched Movietraxx, a behind-the-scenes movie channel for Latin America and the Caribbean.
Fox Sports en Espanol has reupped with Soccer United Marketing for four years, giving the Spanish-language channel live and exclusive rights to the InterLiga Tournament, the only Latin American…
The general DVD market may be flat, but Spanish-language DVDs are muy caliente, thanks to telenovelas.
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