TRACE Sport Stars

Trace cuts ‘sportainment’ production deal

MTG-owned channel operator Trace has inked a deal with sport and lifestyle prodco Inverleigh, which will make a raft of programming for its Trace Sports Stars channel. Trace and Inverleigh have been working together on programming for the sports and lifestyle channel Trace Sports Stars, resulting the creation of shows and formats including National Icons […]

Trace channel secures US carriage

The Trace Sports Stars channel has struck a carriage deal with US pay TV operator Dish. The channel, part of the Modern Times Group since its acquisition of Trace earlier this year, will be carried in Dish’s International Basic Package. The pay TV company will also add the channel to its over-the-top service, DishWorld. The […]

News brief: Trace seals Cablevisión carriage deal

Modern Times Group-owned sports lifestyle channel operator Trace has secured a carriage deal with pay TV operator Cablevisión. The sports celebrity Trace Sports Stars channel will launch on the Televisa-owned platform after Alterna, which represents the channel in the US and Latin America, brokered a deal. Laurent Dumeau, CEO, Trace Sport Stars, said: “We believe […]

News brief: Trace Sports Stars launches in Malta

Sports- and celebrity-themed channel Trace Sport Stars is launching in Malta. The deal with quadruple play operator Go plc, brokered pay TV distributor Thema, means Trace Sport Stars now sits alongside stablemate Trace Urban on the platform. The continues Trace Sport Stars expansion, after the channel has signed carriage deals with more than 60 TV […]

TRACE Sports orders 100 hours as it rebrands

Sports entertainment pay TV channel TRACE Sports has rebranding and ordered more than 100 hours from UK-based prodco Remedy to commemorate the move. The newly title TRACE Sport Stars will now place more focus on entertainment than sport and a greater emphasis on programming based around stars and sporting celebrities. Argonon-owned Remedy will create long-form […]