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  1. Mexican Doc 'Hecho en Mexico' to Feature Music By Cafe Tacvba, Alejandro Fernandez, Others

    November 07, 2012 4:15 PM EST "Hecho en México," a documentary that explores the soul, psyche and the current socio-economic state of Mexico with the music of diverse Mexican artists, interviews and intimate footage of the country's lesser-known landscapes, will ...

  2. Mexico's Televisa To Take 5% Stake In Univision

    October 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Mexican broadcaster Grupo Televisa has agreed to take a 5% stake in U.S. Spanish-language media company Univision Communications, which it can grow in the future, and to extend and expand the companies' long-term program license agreement. Th ...

  3. Lionsgate, Televisa Detail Hispanic Film Venture

    September 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lionsgate and Mexican media giant Televisa formally unveiled Pantelion Films here Tuesday, a venture that will release eight to 10 movies annually targeting U.S. Hispanic moviegoers. Under a five-year deal, the two companies plan to succeed in an ...

  4. Univision Prepares Major VOD Push

    May 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Univision Communications, beginning January 2009, will offer more than 1,000 hours of video on demand that will include sports, news, movies and entertainment previously televised on its two broadcast networks, Univision and TeleFutura, and its ca ...

  5. Televisa, Lionsgate To Team For U.S. Film, TV Projects

    October 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Mexican media giant Grupo Televisa and Lionsgate plan to co-produce English-language films and television series for the U.S. market. In his keynote speech Tuesday at MIPCOM, Televisa CEO Emilio Azcarraga said working with Lionsgate would allow th ...

  6. Shareholder Sues Over Univision Sale

    July 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Filing alleges Univision board of selling at an unfair price. A shareholder has filed a proposed class action suit against Univision Communications, trying to stop the acquisition of the company by a group of private equity investors. The suit, fi ...

  7. EMI, Televisa Join Forces

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Televisa EMI Music will launch in September. As first reported in the July 23 issue of Billboard, EMI has formed a music venture with Spanish-language media company Grupo Televisa. Starting Sept. 1, Televisa will join forces with EMI labels in Mex ...

  8. Televisa Sues Univision As Row Escalates

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A showdown between Mexico's largest broadcaster, Grupo Televisa, and Spanish-language media giant Univision Communications reached new heights May 10 when Univision said that Televisa chairman Emilio (The Hollywood Reporter) -- A showdown bet ...

  9. DirecTV Consolidates LatAm Satellite Ops

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Ltd. on Oct. 11 said it will sell its stake in Sky Latin America to its DirecTV Group for $579 million, creating satellite broadcast monopolies in a region where profits ha NEW YORK (Reuters) -- Rupert Murdoch' ...

  10. Cárdenas Takes Over CMN

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran promoter assumes CEO post. Event promoter Henry Cárdenas, who recently acquired a majority interest in Consultants Marketing Network, has been named CEO of the events production company, which is based in Miami and has offices in Chicago. ...

  11. Cárdenas Takes Over CMN

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Event promoter Henry Cárdenas, who recently acquired a majority interest in Consultants Marketing Network, has been named CEO of the events production company, which is based in Miami and has off Event promoter Henry Cárdenas, who recentl ...

  12. UMVD Picks Up Xenon

    July 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT UMVD Visual Entertainment, the DVD division of Universal Music & Video Distribution, has inked a deal to distribute titles from Spanish-language/urban company Xenon Pictures. UMVD Visual Entertainment, the DVD division of Universal Music & ...

  13. Promotion Vet Cárdenas Starting New Firm

    February 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST Henry Cárdenas, founder and former head of promoter Cárdenas, Fernández & Associates (CFA), is starting a new company in Chicago. The move comes after he reached a settlement with C Henry Cárdenas, founder and fo ...

  14. New Tour Promoter Vivelo! Takes On Chayanne Outing

    February 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST Vivelo! -- the tour-promotion joint venture between Clear Channel Entertainment (CCE) and Televisa -- has signed Chayanne to an exclusive deal. Vivelo! -- the tour-promotion joint venture between Clear Channel Entertainment (CCE) and Televisa -- h ...