Antena 3 de Television, S.A., (BMAD: A3TV) is a Spanish television network and media company, present in the television, radio and cinema industries. It was the first private station in Spain, commencing broadcasts in 1990. Significant shareholders include Planeta-De Agostini and RTL Group. Shows broadcast by the Antena 3 channel include Aquí no hay quien viva, 24, Buenafuente, Los Simpson and Cambio Radical, a Spanish version of the famous American show Extreme Makeover.
Antena 3TV revived the local series with the launch of Farmacia de Guardia a family sitcom that usually topped the ratings with audiences of up to 9million viewers. As a result of the series, other broadcasters followed and launched a number of Spanish produced dramas and sitcoms, thus reviving the Spanish series format.