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Globo inaugurates new content production studios in Rio de Janeiro

This Thursday, Brazilian Globo Group opened its new production studios in Rio de Janeiro. Named Recording Module 4 (MG4), it is a Globo Studios expansion, with 26 thousand square meters added. The new module has three new studios and production and storage areas, with the latest technology available. The companys total investment for the project [...]

Globo adds original production to Globoplay in August

  Globoplay, Brazilian Globo Groups OTT, announced that it will premiere the fourth season of the Sessão de Terapia series next August 30th, as an original production of the platform, which will last 35 episodes. Its first three seasons were watched in the country between 2012 and 2014, and the fourth one will be produced [...]

Globo is launching Globoplay in the US next year

From 2020, Brazilians living in the US will have the option of accessing the Globo Group’s TV programming through Globoplay. The Group informed that, from next year, it will be focused on expanding its strategy with its audience outside Brazil, and will make its platform available in the North American country. The information was released [...]

Globoplay tries to make Globosat live content available

Since last week, Globoplay -the Brazilians Globo Group OTT- is offering to selected clients access to 19 channels from the pay TV operator Globosat, also belonging to the previous mentioned group. Through an email, Globoplay subscribers who are elected are notified, that the initiative is part of  a test, valid until July 10th. We invite [...]

Aruanas arrives at Brazil to generate environmental awareness

Aruanas, title of the new production between the Brazilian Globo Group and the company Maria Farinha Filmes, inspired by real events related to the global environmental crisis ant the work developed by activists to protect the planet, will be launched globally in more than 150 countries next July 2nd. Its first season will last 10 [...]

Globosat sells content catalog to the international market

Brazilian pay TV channel Globosat, owned by the Globo Group, recently launched a new content catalog for the international market. With it, distributors from around the world will be able to access to several Groups channels productions,including factual, lifestyle, travel, adventure, sports  content and also for children, shown in the Gloob channel, and other Groups [...]

Palmeiras and Atletico Paranaense do not come to terms with Globo to broadcast on PPV

A new Brazilian Football Championship edition -called Brasileirao- started this Saturday, April 27th. From all the teams taking part in the competition, Palmeiras and Atletico Paranaense have not ran an agreement to broadcast their matches under the pay-per-view (PPV) modality yet and, as long as the situation persists, subscribers to the service (through Premiere FC) [...]

Globo delayed Brazilian miniseries premiere because of Net and Now

Brazilian miniseries “Se eu fechar os olhos agora” (If I close my eyes now) was the first of Globo that acquired Now (OTT of the Brazilian channel Net) before its premiere on FTA, according to Ricardo Linhares, author of the series. Its premiere was on April 15th on Globo, and it was planned to be [...]

Procon notifies Brazilian pay TV operators about football broadcasts in PPV

Consumer Protection and Defense Foundation (Procon), based in San Pablo, Brazil, notified Pay TV operators Claro, Sky, Vivo, Oi and Tim to clarify their subscribers modalities under which they will offer Brazilian Football Championship  broadcastings packages on pay-per-view (PPV). These content generated a USD 27 billion profit in 2018. Procon questioned Brazilian operators about the [...]

Globo increases revenues in 2018, but Group has a 26% fall

Grupo Globo’s balance sheet, published last March 12th, showed that Brazil’s largest broadcaster managed to increase its revenues in 2018 but, despite that, it had a 26% fall due to the increase in operating costs. According to the report, only Globo TV and its Internet portal had an operational deficit of USD 139.7 million, against [...]