Tag Archives: Globoplay

Globo plans to invest in Globoplay and new technologies next year

Jorge Nobrega, CEO at Grupo Globo, announced in an interview with the Brazilian Valor Economico newspaper that the company plans to make a R$ 1 billion (USD 237.7 million) investment in Globoplay and new technologies during 2020. There are different opportunities for Globoplay compared to competitors such as Netflix or Amazon Prime Video, which, although [...]

Globo Group unifies its brands in one from 2020

As of January 2020, TV Globo, Globosat, Som Livre, Globo.com, Globoplay and DGCorp will come together to form a single new company which will bear the name Globo. Announced today by Executive Director Jorge Nóbrega, the new integrated organizational structure is the result of Globos digital transformation strategy, initiated in 2018 with a unification program [...]

Globo to offer BBC Studios content in Brazil

BBC Studios announced an agreement that grants Brazilian Globo Group the Doctor Who exclusive rights, the oldest BBC global franchise, together with a large number of other content, to be broadcast throughout Brazil. The agreement includes the British science fiction series 1-11 seasons and 12th exclusive rights for pay TV and SVOD format, and other [...]

Aruanas is launched for free for one week on aruanas.tv

The Aruanas series, a co production project between the Brazilian Globo Group and Maria Farinha Filmes, has is international platform -aruanas.tv- enabled to access for free for a 7-day period from September 5th, day on which Amazonias Day and the anniversary of the Amazonas State creation is celebrated in Brazil. In Aruanas, three idealist friends [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Globo launches direct-to-consumer services Telecine and Premiere

Globo announced that it has launched Telecine and Premiere as direct-to-consumer services. This way, users can access the content without a pay TV subscription. As part of this process, the group launched a new billing platform. Telecine is the network of Premium channels that Globo has in partnership with Disney, Fox and Universal. The SVOD [...]