Start-up cable network SiTV, which will program English-language shows aimed
at young Hispanic viewers, is beginning to build its library.
In a deal with Universal Domestic Television, SiTV picked up the four-season
run of Dick Wolf's New York Undercover and five movies, including Born
in East LA and Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie.
In a separate deal, SiTV acquired 22 episodes of Queen of Swords from
Canadian company Fireworks Entertainment Inc.
So far, SiTV, aiming to launch in the fourth quarter, has a distribution
pact with EchoStar Communications Corp. for carriage on its "America's Top 150"
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