LONDON — The opening game of the soccer World Cup, in which host nation Brazil beat Croatia, attracted an average audience in the U.K. of 11.2 million viewers on ITV1, the flagship channel of the…
MADRID — Los Bragas, run by actress-producer-turned-director Alice Braga ("Elysium," "I Am Legend," "City of God") and writer-director Felipe Braga ("Trash," "Latitudes"), is seeking international…
In the run-up to June's FIFA Word Cup, Netflix Latin America has acquired "Mata Mata," a behind –the-scenes take on the high-pressure, cut-throat world of professional soccer, for streaming in all…
MADRID – Preparing for Cannes, and the Brazil FIFA soccer World Cup, Latido Films has taken international sales rights to "Maracanazo: The Football Legend," the human story behind still one of the…
Star power hopes for repeat of Indian Premier League cricket success
The starting whistle for the proposed new made-for-TV soccer league in India has been kicked back by nine months to September 2014.
While Microsoft has said it plans to produce a TV series based on its top franchise “Halo,” with Steven Spielberg producing, the company is now revealing what it’s unscripted series will look like…
Argentina's Juan Jose Campanella makes the unusual move of following his Oscar-winning "The Secret in Their Eyes" with a soccer-themed 3D toon — and strikes gold.
De Laurentiis intends to expand internationally in soccer over the next 10 years by acquiring a U.K. team, one in the U.S. and one in Brazil, to create a global network of clubs.
Univision scored a rare primetime victory over its English-language competitors last week, as a key soccer match combined with the net’s original telenovelas for a demo victory. The Spanish-language…
Qatar-based Al Jazeera has initiated "informal contacts" with Barcelona-based Mediapro to explore the possibility of acquiring Spanish soccer league TV rights from September 2015.