Zon gets exclusive Globo channel

November 11, 2012 22.18 Europe/London By Robert Briel

Portuguese operator Zon Multimedia and Brazilian broadcaster Globo have launched the Globo channel in Portugal.

Starting at 8pm on Sunday, November 11, the new channel will broadcast a mix of soaps, talk shows, series, comedy shows. Every Sunday night will be devoted to Brazilian cinema.

“Globo has a special affection for Portugal,” said Ricardo Scalamandré, director of the international sales division of Globo.

“This partnership with Zon is very important to us. We are very excited and we aim to be a leading cable channel in the country. We want to be one of the best options of Brazilian content in Portugal