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Mexican net, SVOD service co-order Sony format

Mexico’s Canal Sony and Lain American SVOD player Claro Video have co-commissioned the first version of business-cum-reality-entertainment format Shark Tank. Shark Tank Mexico: Negociando con Tiburones will first play on SPT Networks-owned Sony channel, with episodes then made available on American Movil-backed Claro Video. The deal was done with Canal Sony stablemate SPT, which sells […]

Ex-SPT Asia boss Ricky Ow resurfaces at Turner

Asian television veteran Ricky Ow is joining Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific as president just months after exiting Sony Pictures Television, where he built its local channels business. Ow will begin his new role leading Turner International Asia Pacific in January 2014, working out of Hong Kong and reporting into TBS’s international president Gerhard Zeiler. […]