Tag Archives: BBC

HBO Max also acquires Doctor Who and other BBC series

HBO Max, WarnerMedias OTT planned to be launched next year, acquired the 11 Doctor Whos seasons and other BBC series broadcasting rights for the US, such as The Office, Top Gear, Luther and The Honorable Woman. As part of the new agreement between the platform and BBC Studios, the OTT will also have the series [...]

Discovery and BBC launch new OTT in 2020

Discovery and BBC Studios announced they will launch a new OTT SVOD worldwide, scheduled for 2020. Both business ran a 10 year-agreement valued at USD 400 million, in which Discovery acquired an extensive list of contents from the British company. The acquisition includes the BBCs franchise rights – such as Planet Earth and Blue Planet [...]

Univision launches new SVOD service

U.S. Spanish-language network Univision announced that it will launch a SVOD service with access to its programming and content from other providers such as Viacom and BCC, among others. The new service was presented as a Netflix for Spanish-language content and will be an extension of the companys live streaming platform Univision Now. The monthly [...]

Cablevisión Flow adds BBC documentaries to its offer

Argentina´s largest pay TV operator Cablevisión announced that it has added 10 BBC documentaries to its VOD catalog, which is available through Flow multiplatform service and channel 1 in HD. In this way, these documentaries join BBCs titles already available on the platform and that users can watch from all devices, as part of the [...]

Looke to incorporate VOD content from BBC Worldwide

  BBC Worldwide, international trading arm of UK state broadcaster BBC, announced through a press release that it reached an agreement with the Brazilian OTT Looke for the distribution of more than 200 hours of BBCs VOD content.   Starting on August 1, Looke will deliver popular drama series such as Doctor Who, Luther and [...]

Qubit to incorporate VOD content from the BBC for Latin America

  OTT of Argentine origin Qubit.tv announced through a press release that it reached a trade agreement with the international arm of the British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC Worldwide, to incorporate its Video On Demand (VOD) content.   “The content agreement with the BBC has been a very significant step for Qubit.tv in the region. To [...]

Antel of Uruguay added BBC content to VOD platform Vera+

  State telecommunications company Antel of Uruguay announced through a press release that it has reached an agreement with the international trading arm of state British broadcaster BBC for the incorporation of its content through the Video On Demand (VOD) platform Vera+.   The 195 hours of BBC content represent various genres and publics and [...]

Totalplay from Mexico included the CBeebies app to its STBs

  Telecommunications company Totalplay (Salinas Group) from Mexico announced through a press release that it included into their set-top boxes (STB) the access to the Video On Demand (VOD) app of children channel CBeebies, from British BBC, for a monthly cost of USD 1.6.   “Exclusive and high-quality content are a central part of our [...]

The OTT Blim of Televisa to incorporate 200 hours of BBC’s contents

  The OTT and Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD) service Blim of Televisa announced a distribution agreement of more than 200 hours of contents from the international distribution division of the UK state broadcaster, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).   Launched in February 2016, Blim is available for devices with internet access and has a [...]

Caribbean CalaClassics channel supplies itself with 700 hours of BBC content

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), through its international division, BBC Worldwide, has announced it sold 700 hours of contents to Pay-TV channel CalaClassics, with presence in the Caribbean.   The marketing agreement will last four years and will include 1,500 episodes of classic BBC comedies and soap operas, as well as series of reputation such [...]