This Week's Top Stories:
Endemol Shine restructures operations in Latin America
. The company shut down its producers in Chile and Peru, Michelle Waserman joined the sales in Chile, and the Joint Venture with Globo in Brazil came to an end. Endemol Chile will continue to operate independently under the new brand, Kuarzo.
Medcezir added its third screen in Latin America
. Teledoce in Uruguay has acquired the drama and will premiere it in March. Produced by Ay Yapim, Medcezir has already aired in Chile and is currently on the air in Argentina. Teledoce was the only private network in Uruguay that hadn't aired Turkish series yet.
Mediapro acquires a stake in Burman Office.
The Spanish group announced the acquisition of an "important stake" in the Argentine company, which is now part of Mediapro's international network of producers. The companies will also co-develop high quality series for the Latin American market.
It's been a week of media censorship in Venezuela.
In addition to blocking CNN en español, the National Telecommunications Commission in Venezuela took TV Azteca off the air, said the National Union of Press Workers. The networks were censored for airing the documentary Pasaportes en la sombra.