Brazil Avenue

Telenovela first in Thailand

Brazil’s Globo has sold its first-ever format into Thailand. The Brazilian media giant has shopped Brazil Avenue, one of its biggest titles, to local cable channel Media Plex. The female-skewed channel will show the series in a regular 5.30pm slot. It is the latest deal for the novella, which goes out on Telemundo in the […]

Israel’s Viva follows Globo’s Trail of Lies

Israeli pay TV channel Viva has acquired Globo’s telenovela Trail of Lies. The show will debut in the territory in April following the agreement with the global sales arm of Brazilian channels operator Globo. Trail of Lies follows a woman whose newborn baby is kidnapped by her conniving brother and a man that finds the […]

NATPE 2014: TV Globo

Brazilian media giant TV Globo is heading to NATPE. Ahead of the start of the market, Raphael Corrêa Netto, executive director of international business at Globo, tells TBI about one of its stand-out projects, the International Emmy Award-winning period telenovela Lado a Lado (Side by Side). There are a lot of dramas and telenovelas being […]

Latin focus: Globo

Brazilian powerhouse Globo comes to MIPCOM buoyed by the strong performance in the local TV market of its recent telenovelas Gabriela: The Life We Lead and Brazil Avenue. Another Globo standout, My Dear Handyman (left), which is a coproduction with Telemundo, bowed in the US in July. The Hispanic version of Globo’s local hit was titled Looks & Essence and is being co-distributed by both partners, […]

Miami Five-O: NATPE 2013

Miami Beach-based programme market NATPE celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. And all the indications are that it is in rude health. A record numbers of buyers, a sold out sign over the exhibition floor and a big-name conference programme are just a few of the headlines that should make Miami Five-0 a very happy […]