Tag Archives: Amazon Prime Video

Televisa denies alliance with Netflix

After launching its own OTT Blim, in February 2016, Televisa announced it will join Netflix again and, according to what was reported, it ordered to vacate two of its TV studios so that, in the coming weeks, several producers will start filming some of the new productions that Netflix announced for 2019 and 2020. Televisa [...]

Telefonica develops its OTT integration in Walqa

An engineers team from Telefonica I+D division works in Walqa Technology Park, in Huesca, Spain, to integrate  OTTs applications in Movistar Play and Movistar+ services for Latin America. For each country and device a different integration is required, explained Adrián Gómez, one of the engineers. In Huesca we have a leading development team which has [...]

Amazon Prime Video will broadcast Diego Maradona’s serie

Argentine ex-footballer Diego Maradona will have his bioseries through Amazon Prime Video, which will be named Sueño Bendito. According to official information given by the company,  “It’s a one-hour biopic series that will follow this legendary footballer triumphs and challenges, as well as key moments of both professional career and personal life. Maradona will be [...]

Tigo launches Amazon Prime Video in Colombia and Latin America

  Tigo (Millicom) will integrate Amazon Prime Video for its Colombian customers starting today and in the next months in the rest of its  Latin American operations, to bring entertainment content to its more than 32 million mobile and 3.6 million cable customers. Subscription will cost USD 5.99, with three months free, both for customers [...]

Tigo will integrate the Amazon Prime Video OTT platform

Tigo (Millicom) will integrate and bill the Amazon Prime Video OTT platform for its postpaid mobile clients and TV and residential Internet subscribers (from 4 megas). The first subsidiary running the agreement is Tigo Guatemala. Tigos customers will be able to take the service free for three months and, before this period, they will pay [...]

Televisa unveils new original series

Televisa held its 2019 Upfront in Mexico where it revealed its new programming lineup to clients, advertisers and agencies, among others. The event also had the participation of the countrys President-elect Andres Manuel López Obrador. The new content offer will include short and dynamic formats, with a multiplatform approach. Some of the titles are “Fábrica [...]

Amazon Prime Video offers titles from the 2018 Guadalajara Film Festival

Amazon Prime Video has added to its catalog in Mexico more than 25 titles from the 2018 Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG), including the Jury Prize winner for Ibero-American Narrative Feature, “Vivir y otros ficciones”. Other titles available are “El Espanto” (Argentina), the FICG Jury Prize Ibero-American doc winner; Wiñaypacha (Peru) which took home FICGs [...]

Roku adds Amazon Prime Video in Latin America

Amazon Prime Video is now available on the Roku streaming platform in Latin America. This gives users access to a popular collection of movies, TV episodes and Prime Original series, available at no additional for Prime Video members. The countries where Prime Video is available are Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, [...]

NexTV Series returns to Mexico to discuss the new TV business

The eighth edition of NexTV Series Mexico 2018 will gather more than 60 executives from the main companies in the industry to discuss TV, OTT and video trends. The region’s leading conference will be held on September 25 and 26 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in CDMX. The event will have the participation of Pablo [...]

Emmy 2018: Amazon Prime Video becomes first streaming service to win in the comedy series category

During the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards held on Monday, September 17, Amazon Prime Video became the first streaming service to win a best comedy series Emmy for its original production “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”. The series follows a housewife in 1958 New York City who discovers she has a knack for stand-up comedy. This [...]