It is privately owned and was originally founded on 18 March as Beca TV that began broadcasting on 1 April , that same year. By 21 July , the channel ran into liquidation and was closed down, but two years later in , it was replaced by a new channel called La Sexta that began test transmissions on 25 November , and a year later, it started broadcasting officially on 27 March The channel's programming is generalist , however, there is an emphasis on humour and entertainment. The channel is also known for its large quantity of American and sports programming, and in the last years, it's becoming more and more acknowledged due to the wide covering of political events, such as elections, which include extensive debate through 3 key programmes: Al rojo vivo Red-hot , El objetivo The lens and Salvados Saved.
Leo Messi exclusive interview with Jordi Évole: as it happened
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Paul Reidy. With the Evole-Messi interview over and some post interview analysis conducted, we'll take our leave and thank you for joining us this evening as the Catalan journalist conducted a rare and indeed fine interview with the FC Barcelona captain. Most Barfcelkna fans seem undecided if Messi appears to be hinting at staying at the Catalan club or forging new pastures come next summer Personally, I feel the new president may have a key role in the decision making process. Argentina's Diario Ole picking up on Messi's comment about wanting to experience life in the United States.