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1) Facebook Watch Celebrates 400 Million Users, Renews Originals
The social media's video platform revealed the first consumer numbers since going global this past August. In addition, it announced new seasons of original productions with the ability to connect people including Sorry for Your Loss, Huda Boss, Five Points and Sacred Lies. Read the full story.
2) Diego Lerner to Head Disney LatAm Operations After FOX Merger
The Walt Disney Company announced this Monday how its international executive staff will be constituted after the acquisition of FOX. Diego Lerner will be head exec for LatAm. Read the full story.
3) Telemundo Premieres First Spanish Version of The Voice in the US
The network has finally announced the premiere date for Talpa's popular talent show, which is landing in Spanish for the first time ever in the US to find the next Latin music stars. Telemundo has announced the big premiere is scheduled for January 13 at 9pm (8pm central) on the network and its digital platforms. Read the full story.
4) Selena Quintanilla Gets the Bioseries Treatment
Netflix announced this Tuesday a new bioseries revisiting the life of the Queen of Tejano music, co-produced with Campanario Entertainment. The bioseries will be produced with Moisés Zamora as screenwriter and executive producer. Also billed as executive producers are Jaime Dávila, Rico Martínez, Suzette Quintanilla, Abraham Quintanilla Jr. and Simran A. Singh. Read the full story.
5) Movistar+ Confirms Netflix Integration and Announces Coproduction Deals
Telefonica confirmed this Monday the integration of Netflix into the streaming platform. Sergio Oslé, President of Movistar+, revealed to ttvnews the company’s coproduction plans with AMC and other international partners. Read the full story.