Advanced Television


Crackle Connex promotes Ware to EVP of Ad Sales

Crackle Connex, a division of Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, has announced advertising executive Tim Ware has been elevated to the role of Executive Vice President of Advertising Sales. In his new role, Ware will oversee all direct and programmatic sales for Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment-owned Connected Television (CTV) platforms and third-party […]

March 7, 2024

Griselda holds onto Netflix #1

Griselda, the limited series starring and executive produced by Sofía Vergara, spent its second week at #1 on the Netflix English TV List with 20.6 million views in the week commencing January 29th. It reached the Top 10 in 90 countries and was again the most watched title of the week. New entrants on the […]

February 7, 2024

Season 2 of Harlem Globetrotters: Play it Forward premieres Oct 7 on NBC

Season 2 of the Emmy nominated series Harlem Globetrotters: Play It Forward premieres on NBC on October 7th with a Telemundo premiere of season 1 of Harlem Globetrotters: Ganando Con La Comunidad on the same day. Both shows are produced in an exclusive partnership with Hearst Media Production Group (HMPG). The 30-minute weekly series, hosted […]

September 12, 2023

Netflix orders NASCAR docuseries

Netflix has announced new sports documentary series that tracks the upcoming NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs and championship race this autumn. Filming has begun as drivers fight to secure their spot in the NASCAR Playoffs, which begins on September 3rd at Darlington Raceway. The series will feature exclusive access to drivers and teams, bringing fans behind […]

August 22, 2023

The CW Network wins NASCAR Xfinity rights deal

The CW Network will become the exclusive home to the NASCAR Xfinity Series beginning in 2025 and extending through the 2031 racing season. The CW will broadcast 33 live NASCAR Xfinity Series races annually, along with practice and qualifying events each weekend. Starting in 2025, for the first time in series history, every NASCAR Xfinity […]

July 31, 2023By Colin Mann

Motorvision.TV launches on Freeview UK

Motorvision.TV has launched on Freeview UK via Channelbox on Freeview channel 271.  Motorvision.TV is the lifestyle and entertainment channel for all fans of driving fun, driving culture and motor sports. Channelbox is a multi-channel platform available on connected Freeview channel 271 and Channelbox mobile applications worldwide. Channelbox is the only platform on Freeview UK that supports […]

June 15, 2023

SPORTS1 extends NASCAR Cup Series rights

SPORT1+ will continue to broadcast the NASCAR Cup Series until 2024 following a 2 year rights extension with IMG. As usual, all 36 championship races as well as the invitational race for the season opener and the All-Star Race will be broadcast live with original US commentary. The majority of the races will be shown […]

January 26, 2023

FreeSports on Samsung TV Plus

Premier Media Broadcasting and Samsung have announced that FreeSports is now available on the Samsung TV Plus platform in the UK, where viewers can watch free live sports every day from around the world featuring football, cricket, motorsport, rugby union, rugby league, pool, ice hockey and more. The free, ad-supported service is available to all […]

December 9, 2021

NASCAR, FloSports streaming deal

NASCAR and US sports streaming service, FloSports, have announced a multi-year partnership that will make FloRacing, FloSports’ dedicated motorsports platform, the home of NASCAR Roots properties including: the ARCA Menards Series, NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, NASCAR Pinty’s Series, and NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series. The partnership will also deliver investment in grassroots racing, including […]

December 6, 2021

Setanta Sports, WSC Sports bring AI highlights to OTT platform in Eurasia

Setanta Sports, a sports broadcasting company in the Eurasia region, has partnered with WSC Sports, the global leader in AI sports video technology, to bring automated highlights to its new OTT platform serving sports fans in 13 countries across Eurasia. For the first time ever, fans from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, […]

December 1, 2021