Antena 3 Internacional celebrates 20 years

Antena 3 Internacional celebrates 20 years

Atresmedia Internacional's longest-operating channel began broadcasting on September 30, 1996, in Mexico


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MADRID, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — On September 30, 1996, Atresmedia Internacional’s first channel began to broadcast in Mexico through the MVS group, becoming the first private Spanish channel to broadcast outside the country. Twenty years later, Antena 3 Internacional can claim to reach 17 million households in some thirty countries all over the world. 

During these two decades, Antena 3 Internacional has become a quality news channel on top of the latest news in Spain and the world, always from the spot where the news is happening. In the same way, it is also sets the standard in entertainment for the whole family, making respect for the viewer its trademark, with programs that have made television history, such as El Hormiguero 3.0.’ (Ant hill 3.0), ‘La Ruleta de la Suerte’ (Fate’s Roulette), and series such as Gran Hotel (Grand Hotel), Velvet and El Secreto de Puente Viejo (The Secret of Puente Viejo).

Innovative and fully engaged in the new digital world, the network has invested in the future and in tailoring its product to what viewers want. Accordingly, at the start of the year, it launched its own website, at www.antena3internacional.com, posting profiles on the main social networks as a vantage point for better communication with its viewers.  

In the words of Mar Martínez Raposo, international director of Atresmedia, “we’ve completed the first 20 years, and the road has been tremendously enriching. We want to share with our audience an amusing look at the programs and events that have enabled us to reach this point.”  

But above all, the road traveled over all this time by Antena 3 Internacional facilitated the creation this year of Atresmedia Internacional, where the more distinguished channel shares a space with two other international signals: ¡HOLA! TV (September of 2013) and Atreseries internacional (March of 2014). As a consequence, Atresmedia is the private European operator with most channels beyond its borders, and with the greatest number of households subscribing.

During these two decades, Antena 3 Internacional has grown as a quality news channel on top of the latest news in Spain and the world, always reporting from the spot where the news is happening.  In the same way, it is also sets the standard in entertainment for the whole family, making respect for the viewer its trademark, with programs that have made television history, such as Aquí no hay quien viva (No one left alive here); Sorpresa, Sorpresa (Surprise, Surprise);El Hormiguero 3.0.’ (Ant hill 3.0), ‘La Ruleta de la Suerte’ (Fate’s Roulette), as well as series such as Gran Hotel (Grand Hotel), El Secreto de Puente Viejo (The Secret of Puente Viejo) and Galerías Velvet (Velvet Galleries).

Links for download
http://oficinaprensa.atresmedia.com/Dossier20aniversarioA3Internacional.pdf 
http://oficinaprensa.atresmedia.com/A3INTERNACIONAL_20_ANIVERSARIO.mp4

About Atresmedia Internacional:

Atresmedia Internacional is the head of the Atresmedia group, comprised of its three international channels: Antena 3, Atreseries and ¡HOLA! TV. Positioned as one of the world leaders in the production and distribution of content in Spanish, Atresmedia is also the private European operator with more signals and a greater number of subscribers beyond its borders, highlighting its presence in all Spanish-speaking countries in Latin America, as well as the U.S., Canada, Europe and Africa. Atresmedia Internacional strives for quality and variety by offering supplementary content.  

 

Antena 3 Internacional celebrates 20 years