By Stephen Nakrosis 
 

Colombian broadcast network Canal 1 entered a deal to show content from Discovery Inc.'s (DISCA) family of channels.

Hemisphere Media Group Inc. (HMTV), a partner in Canal 1, said under the deal "some of Discovery's most popular programs will air on Canal 1 during select dayparts throughout the week."

The new "Zona Discovery" programming blocks will debut weekdays on October 7, and expand to weekends on October 19.

Discovery will oversee advertising sales for "Zona Discovery," the companies said.

Financial terms weren't disclosed.

 

--Write to Stephen Nakrosis at stephen.nakrosis@wsj.com

 

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

October 03, 2019 18:07 ET (22:07 GMT)

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