Telenovela Channel Eva+ Launches on GOtv and DStv in November
Eva+ will begin airing on Tuesday, 1st of November onGOtv Plus on channel 113 as well as all DStv packages on channels 142. Similarly to Eva, Eva+ will offer high production value Latin American telenovelas fully dubbed in English and Portuguese languages, and will be the first channel in AMC Networks International UK’s (AMCNI UK) regional portfolio to be available on MultiChoice’s DTT platform.
Louise Cottrell, Vice President, Affiliate Sales for AMCNI UK said: “We are delighted to expand our telenovela offerings and partner with MultiChoice in introducing Eva+ to the African market. Telenovelas are increasingly popular in the region, so it’s exciting that with Eva+ offered on GOtv in addition to DStv, we will now be able to reach brand new viewers with our top quality content.”
“With our focus now on putting our customer first, we are delighted to be adding Eva+ on to our platforms. Telenovelas have always been a sensation with our subscribers and we hope this addition further demonstrates our commitment to bringing programming that will make viewers eager to tune in to DStv and GOtv,” saidCecil Sunkwa-Mills GM, MultiChoice Ghana..
Eva+ will air double bills offour telenovela titles every weekday and marathons over the weekend, including Buscando a Maria (Searching Maria)on air from Tuesday, 1st November at 11:20every weekday then on Saturday at 04:00am and on Sunday at 2:00pm and Cuando me Enamoro (Timeless Love) on air from Thursday, 1st December at 9:20am on weekdays at 3:00pm then on Saturday at 04:00am and on Sunday at 2:00pm, GMT.
Eva will continue to broadcast on the DStv platform, and in addition to the Premium, Compact Plus and Compact packages on channel 141, it is now offered in the Family package, reaching further audiences. Two of the most successful series, We are Family (SomosFamilia) and Fooled into Love (Amores con Trampa) from the Eva schedule are now available as 7-day catch up.