Tag Archives: Acorn TV

Amazon Prime Video launches Channels in Mexico

Amazon Prime Video Channels is now available in Mexico. Apart from  its catalog of original and licensed OTT titles, Prime Video subscribers in Mexico will now be able to increase their monthly subscription and choose from various channels and OTTs already available on the platform. The Amazon Prime Video Channels offer was launched in Mexico [...]

Televisa’s Las Estrellas TV will not be free on the internet since October

Las Estrellas TV, owned by Televisa, will no longer be available for free on its website and, from next October 2nd, it will only be accessed by a Blim TV or Izzi subscription. According to Forbes Mexico, Las Estrellas reports its clients that its contents will be exclusive for subscription offers  from next October 2nd [...]

Acorn TV joins Izzi’s content catalog

Izzi announced today that, from September, it is bringing the best AMC Networks OTT Acorn TV contents to its screens, with productions from Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. The platform will be available for a MX$ 79 (USD 4) monthly subscription, and will allow Izzi customers access to Agatha Christie novels [...]

Acorn TV expands to more countries in Latin America

North Americas streaming service Acorn TV, which offers British and international content, announced that is now available in thirty new countries, including Paraguay, Bolivia, Venezuela and Uruguay. Launched in Canada and the United States in 2011 Acorn TV quickly became a reference for premium entertainment from British and international television. In June 2018, it expanded [...]

Acorn TV expands its presence in Mexico

Acorn TV, the SVOD platform focused on British and international content, is available in Mexico for a monthly subscription of MX$ 96 (the official price is USD 4.99). The service is offered via website and Roku streaming players, but according to the company it will soon expand into more devices including iOS (iPad/iPhone), Android and [...]

AMC Networks to acquire RLJ Entertainment

AMC Networks announced an agreement to buy RLJ Entertainment, the premium digital channel company that owns the OTT services Acorn TV (British TV), which is present in Latin America, and UMC (Urban Movie Channel). In a statement, the media group said the aggregate enterprise transaction value is approximately USD 274 million. AMC Networks will pay, [...]

Acorn TV launches in Latin America

North Americas streaming service Acorn TV, which offers British and international content, is now available in twelve Latin American countries through Roku devices and via acorn.tv. The monthly subscription costs USD 4.99 per month. The launch in Latin America includes Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, and Peru. [...]

AMC Networks to acquire RLJ Entertainment

AMC Networks announced a deal to acquire the outstanding shares of RLJ Entertainment, the company headed by Robert Johnson that owns the OTT services Acorn TV (British TV) and UMC (Urban Movie Channel). AMC plans to acquire the shares it does not currently own and are not affiliated with Johnson. Currently, the media company owns [...]