Tag Archives: Fox

Viacom signs new distribution deals in Latam

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Americas has announced new distribution deals for its original content with leading SVOD, pay TV and FTA broadcasters via newly-expanded production and distribution division, Viacom International Studios (VIS). Fox Networks Latin America has acquired the rights to Animal, a thriller from Argentine broadcaster Telefe, for distribution in its multiple linear [...]

Claro to offer Fox+ and Band Sports video apps

Brazilian mobile operator Claro will start offering Fox+ and Band Sports video applications, starting this month. The sale of the sports channel app will be exclusive during the first month. According to Leonardo Contrucci, director of SVA and Roaming at Claro, the monthly price of Fox+ will be around R$ 35 (USD 9.7), reported Tele.Síntese. [...]

Comcast prepares cash offer for Fox assets: sources

Comcast is preparing an all-cash offer for the media assets that Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to sell to Walt Disney Co, reports Reuters, citing three people familiar with the matter. According to the report, Comcast is asking investment banks to increase a bridge financing facility by as much as USD 60 billion so it [...]

Fox launched a campaign to raise awareness of pay TV piracy among children in Latin America

Fox Latin America is launching an audiovisual campaign addressed to children against illegal connections to pay TV and access to apocryphal content. It is called Antipiracy League and consists of contents for the screen and other actions out of it, such as workshops in schools in the region. The campaign on screen consists of three [...]

Brazil’s TIM introduces FTTH broadband plans with access to video services

Brazilian telecommunications operator TIM (Telecom Italia) reformulated its fixed broadband offer, which it markets under the TIM Live brand, with the launch of new FTTH packages that include online content from partners such as Fox+, Cartoon Network, Looke and Esporte Interativo. The new offer is initially available in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, but [...]

Fox launches SVOD service in Brazil

Fox announced the launch in Brazil of Fox+, the SVOD service that includes access to the group’s 11 channels with content such as Premium series and live sporting events, without a pay TV subscription. The price of the monthly subscription will be R$34.90 (USD 10.5). The company said in a statement that initially, users will [...]

Hulu opens door to international expansion

During CES 2018, Hulu CEO Randy Freer said they are now focused on investing and adding subscribers. The executive also signaled that the company could be interested in expanding internationally as it awaits the outcome of the Disney-Fox merger, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In December, Disney announced the purchase of Fox assets for USD [...]

Industry leaders to debate the future of TV at NexTV Colombia

NexTV Series Colombia & Andean 2017 will gather, on November 30 at the JW Marriott hotel in Bogota, more than 40 executives from leading TV, OTT and online video companies to discuss the industry trends. DirecTV, Claro, Telefonica, TigoUne, Sony Pictures Television, Fox and HBO are among the companies that will participate in the event. [...]

Hollywood studios launch Movies Anywhere digital locker service

The new service Movies Anywhere – backed by major Hollywood studios and digital retailers – allows users to purchase and store their movies in a digital locker for viewing on multiple connected devices. This initiative, launched last week, is led by Disney and features Fox, Warner, Sony and Universal films. Users can connect Movies Anywhere [...]