Monthly Archives: September 2019

Linzor Capital Partners acquires Chilean triple play operator Mundo Pacifico

Linzor Capital Partners International Fund, together with co-investors and partners, acquired 100% of Chilean triple play operator Mundo Pacifico. Linzon partened in this investment with Teras Capital, a Spanish investment group specializing in the industry. Mundo Pacífico offers up to 1000 mbps broadband plans, in addition to pay TV and telephony for more than one [...]

Marca Claro and YouTube develop free Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games broadcast for Latin America

As officially reported on the Marca Claro website, part of the America Movil Group, all Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games activities will be available for free for the first time  on the Marca Claro official YouTube account. The offer will be valid in 17 Latin American countries, including Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican [...]

Original Apple TV+ films to be available ‘weeks before’ in movie theatres

As reported by The Wall Street Journal on Friday, September 27th, Apple is planning to bring feature-length films to theatres before releasing them on its SVOD OTT service, planned to be launched next November 1st, according to people familiar with the plans. According to what The Wall Street Journal reported, the company has made overtures [...]

OTT Lets launches in Brazil

The OTT Lets, presented as the first genuinely Brazilian, was launched this week in Brasilia. Its offer includes more than 2 thousand titles catalog between series, films, animations and documentaries, from studios such as Warner, Disney, Universal, MGM, Paramount, Lionsgate, and others.The OTT monthly subscription costs R $ 16.90 (USD 4). Sandro Virgolino (CTO) and [...]

NBCUniversal selects Telefonica Media Networks as its Ad Sales representative in Peru

NBCUniversal International Networks Latin America has appointed Telefónica Media Networks as its advertising sales representative for its cross-platform brand portfolio for the Peruvian market. This way, and from now on, the company will represent  Universal TV, Telemundo Internacional, E!, SYFY, Studio Universal TV  and the digital platforms grouped under the UX name, exclusively in that [...]

Reality show Resistire arrives at the US through UniMas

Viacom International Studios (VIS) ran an agreement with Univisión to broadcast the reality show Resistire through UniMás. The partnership means the arrival of the reality in the US Hispanic market, after its broadcast in Chile with Mega, in Mexico by Azteca 7 and in Latin America and Spain with MTV. The arrival of Resistire to [...]

Monzon arrives at Netflix in October

The series Monzon, a The Walt Disney Latin America and Pampa Films original production, will be available on Netflix from next October 25th. The production, which examines Argentine boxer Carlos Monzons life, had its TV debut last June 17 th through Space, with a double episode without ads, which was broadcast in all Latin America. [...]

Red Intercable announces DiBox Go in partnership with Telecom Argentina

Red Intercable, which provides programming and technology solutions to 230 SME operators in Argentina, announced a commercial agreement with Telecom Argentina, whose first stage will be the DiBox Go development.  DiBox Go will allow to videostream and use advanced functions over all Red Intercable digital programming. Its development will be in charge of Telecom Argentina, [...]

Smithsonian Channel takes Clorofilia series from Argentina to Latin America

Smithsonian Channel Latin America announced the acquisition of Clorofilia, a new eight-part series that combines documentary and fiction storytelling into a production with ecology as the focal point. The program, which currently airs only in Argentina through Canal Encuentro, will be watched throughout Latin America on Smithsonian Channel in November. This launch also means the [...]