This Week’s Top Stories

Raffaele Annecchino, new CEO of ViacomCBS Networks International; Gaumont and Redrum to co-produce new drama; MegaMedia renews alliance with Globo. Watch these and all of the week’s top stories in 60 seconds.

1. Raffaele Annecchino, New CEO of ViacomCBS Networks International

Annecchino succeeds David Lynn, who will step down after a transition period. Read more.

2. Gaumont and Redrum to Co-Produce New Drama, Kolonie

The French studio will join forces with the Mexican production company to co-develop the new Spanish-language crime series, starring Marina de Tavira. Read more.

3. MegaMedia Renews Alliance with Globo

MegaMedia announced on Thursday the renewal of its agreement with the Brazilian giant. Read more.

4. Kanal D Drama Reaches 13 Countries in 2020

Offering a catalogue of more than 1,500 hours of Turkish dramas, the network is currently on air in Albania, Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, France, Kosovo, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and the United States. Read more.

5. Insight TV Launches Four Channels in Brazil

The Millennial-focused content creator has launched four of its channels on Samsung TV Plus in the Latin American country. Read more.

6. NBC to Adapt The A Word in the US

The US adaptation will be produced by Universal Television and Keshet Studios for the broadcast network. Read more.

7. Cineflix Rights Sells Two Series to Brazil’s Globoplay

Cineflix Rights has sold Seasons 1-3 of its hit crime drama Coroner and Seasons 1-4 of supernatural cult sensation Wynonna Earp to the Brazilian OTT and SVOD service. Read more.