FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TLN Media Group Launches New Distribution Company
Multilingual Original Content Catalogue of 300+ Episodes Features Made in Canada Programming
(Toronto – December 12, 2019) – TLN Media Group (TMG), Canada’s leading multilingual media company continues to make big moves with the launch of its new distribution company, TMG Worldwide Media Distribution Inc.
TMG Worldwide Media Distribution represents a Made in Canada multilingual programming catalogue featuring a variety of genres ranging from lifestyle and travel to documentary features, dramas, comedies and children’s series. The offering is multilingual including English, Spanish, Italian, Russian and Tagalog/Filipino shows with more languages to come. The catalogue includes over 300 episodes of original content with 43 new TV and digital media projects in production.
The announcement comes during a busy year. Original TV channel TLN TV, which launched as “Telelatino” in 1984, is celebrating its 35th anniversary. And earlier this year in March, TLN Media Group became a fully independent media company.
The TMG Worldwide Media Distribution catalogue features recently completed titles including:
ENGLISH: Opening Sicily, a sumptuous six-part food and travel exploration series with culinary personalities Rob Rossi and Craig Harding. Discover the most seductive regions in Italy that have been luring travellers for decades, including Palermo, Catania, Messina, Vizzini, Occhipinti and Mount Etna.
SPANISH: Additional episodes of My Name Is Ripley (Mi Nombre es Ripley), a children’s language learning series starring an adorable French bulldog named Ripley.
ITALIAN: Ortona: The Canadian Stalingrad (La Stalingrado Canadese), a moving documentary featuring the historic Battle of Ortona during WWII as recounted by the last living Italian-Canadian survivors.
For additional information contact:
Bruna Aloe, Senior Director of Communications & Marketing | 416.744.5745| [email protected]
About TMG Worldwide Media Distribution Inc.
TMG Worldwide Media Distribution Inc. represents hundreds of episodes of unique and culturally significant Made in Canada multilingual programming produced by or with the participation of TLN Media Group. The catalogue includes all genres, with a focus on lifestyle series, documentary features and children’s series. www.tlnoriginals.com
About TLN Media Group
TLN Media Group (TMG) is Canada’s most influential multicultural media company, connecting cultures on television, online and in communities through storytelling and shared experiences and reaching millions of Canadians across the country. A leader in supporting and developing Canadian multiculturalism, TMG produces, commissions and distributes many unique and culturally significant TV and digital programs each year on various platforms in Canada and worldwide. As a broadcaster since 1984, TMG’s flagship channel TLN TV has evolved into an English language multiculturally rich TV channel. TMG operates Canada’s most widely distributed foreign language TV channels led by Spanish language Univision Canada and in Italian Mediaset Italia Canada. Additional Italian channels include Telebimbi for kids and TGCOM24 news network. The family of Spanish channels also includes Teleniños children’s channel and a group of 4 specialized foreign services; Cinelatino, Wapa TV, Television Dominicana and CentroAmerica TV. TMG also operates EuroWorld Sport TV. TMG is active in producing and promoting experiential events and festivals. www.tlnmediagroup.com