Argentina's Broadbandtech plans to invest $200 million over the next five years to offer Internet access over the same pipes that pump cable television into homes.
Artear-Canal 13 has tapped actor/producer Adrian Suar, who is behind several hit shows at the broadcaster, as an outside programming consultant.
The Walt Disney Co. is chasing a controlling stake in Argentinean broadcaster Azul Television, Disney execs here and in Miami have confirmed.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$27.7M Sony / Screen Gems 13.13%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$778,903 Cumulative:$307.3M Disney 34.56%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$703,203 Cumulative:$17.1M Warner Brothers 34.59%
Grupo Clarin, the biggest media group in Argentina, is taking a cautious approach to growth.
Reality has hit Argentina in a big way. It is just a year since the first of the genre, "Expedicion Robinson," a local "Survivor," was a smash for Grupo Clarin's Artear-Canal 13. Now all the webs are…
Sports programmer TeleRed Imagen (Trisa) has signed a $33 million deal with the Argentine Football Assn. for rights to games, possibly ending a crippling strike by helping the AFA pay $30 million in…
Though attendance held up during the first half of 2001, the B.O. outlook for the rest of the year in Argentina is grim.
Argentina's debt-ridden No. 2 cable system Multicanal may end up in the arms of rival Cablevision. If the two merge, the resulting firm would cover 60% of the country's 5 million cable homes.
After weeks of criticism for alleged inaccuracies, ratings agency Ibope Argentina has won a vote of confidence from an auditor repping ad agencies, advertisers, broadcasters, cable operators and…
The final episode of "Gran Hermano," the local version of reality skein "Big Brother," captured an astonishing 90% viewer share for broadcaster Telefe.