Venevision International

Cisneros Media relaunches distribution outfit

Cisneros Media, owner of Venezuelan broadcaster Venevision and US Spanish-language Venevision Productions, has rebranded its distribution arm ahead of NATPE.  For the last 35 years Cisneros’ content has been sold by distributor Venevision International, with 30,000 hours bought in more than 100 countries and 20 languages, according to the company. However, the distributor has now […]

Latin focus: Venevision launching action series Lucia’s Secrets

Action-suspense series Lucia’s Secrets (pictured), a new offering from Cisneros-owned Venevision International’s drama catalogue, is the company’s headline drama title for MIPCOM. Portraying Lucia, a beautiful woman running for her life across a violent, urban world, the series breaks away from the classic telenovela. The 75-part TV action series, mainly shot in Venezuela and South […]

Cisneros CEO role stays in the family

Venezuela’s Cisneros Group has appointed Adriana Cisneros to replace her father Gustavo at the top of the South American media conglomerate. The younger Cisneros has been appointed CEO, with Gustavo Cisneros continuing in his role as chairman. Adriana Cisneros has been vice-chairman and director of strategy at the company for the past three years and […]