Univision Communications, DIRECTV Sign Multi-Year Agreement
Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving
Hispanic America, announced today a comprehensive multi-year agreement
with the nation's leading satellite provider, DIRECTV. The agreement
includes carriage of Univision's owned and operated broadcast stations,
as well as the network feeds for Univision and UniMás, and the leading
Spanish-language cable network, Galavisión.
In addition, DIRECTV will launch Univision Deportes Network, the U.S.
home for Hispanic sports fans; Univision tlnovelas, home to the best
telenovelas from Televisa 24-hours-a-day; and ForoTV, the
round-the-clock cable news network where Hispanic America goes for an
in-depth take on what's happening in Mexico and around the globe.
DIRECTV customers will also have access to thousands