SBS Unveils Megafilms7 Apr, 2008 By: Ruby Cardenas
Spanish Broadcasting System Inc. is launching Megafilms, a supplementary film division that will generate full-length feature films, miniseries, telenovelas and other entertainment content.
The content developed and created by Megafilms will be distributed domestically and internationally through theatrical release, broadcast syndication and DVD.
Agustin Fernandez III, Emmy award-winning director and screenwriter, has been named managing director of Megafilms. The first production will be announced during the second quarter, the company said.
“Our entry into filmed entertainment is a natural follow-up to our 2006 debut of MegaTV,” said Ra·l Alarc?n, president and CEO of SBS.