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Movistar’s first original production in Latin America is now available on Movistar Play

Un dia eres joven, the first original series produced by Movistar in Latin America, filmed in Peru and with eight episodes long, is now available on Movistar Play. According to what Movistar has officially reported,  two episodes will be released per week. The series focuses on five friends who are about to celebrate their 30 [...]

Millicom invests in Panama and places itself as a telecommunications leader in Central America

After the acquisition of Cable Onda, the leading cable operator in Panama, and Movistar, the leading mobile operator in the country, Millicom is placed as a leader in the telecommunications market in Panama and Central America. As the company officially reported, Cable Onda serves more than 350 thousand residential customers and is the largest B2B [...]

Movistar premiers its second original Latin American series in Peru

Movistar presented El dia de mi suerte in Peru, its second original series produced in Latin America, which is prevented to be released in November through Movistar Series and Movistar Play. This is a four-episode comedy inspired on Puerto Rican singer Hector Lavoes visit to Lima in 1986. We are strongly committed with our original [...]

Movistar Play is consolidating itself in Telefonica’s Latin American market

In its first half of the year results report, Telefónica reported 1.2 million active users in the OTT Movistar Play in Latin America. This year, the platform was launched in Mexico and Argentina, while it is no longer available in Central America from August due to the sale of assets promoted by Movistar in several [...]

Telefonica launches first Colombian original production in November

After announcing its first original Latin American series production in Peru, Telefónica (Movistar) presents Ruido Capital, its first original series made in Colombia. According to the company, the new production will have six episodes in its first season. Its premiere is scheduled for November and will be available to Movistar customers in Argentina, Colombia, Chile, [...]

Gigared Argentina launches quadruple play offer with Movistar

The MSO Gigared, which operates in the Argentines Northeast (Corrientes, Crespo, Parana, Posadas, Resistencia, Santa Fe City and Santo Tome) announced an agreement with Movistar, under which it will be in charge of selling and billing the new packages that they will offer together, which will include internet, TV, fixed and mobile telephony. According to [...]

Movistar eSports adds Ubeat content in Latin America

Telefonica and Mediapro agreed to develop the Movistar Esports Ubeat channel together in Latin America, focused on promoting electronic sports, which is already available at the OTT Movistar Play. Initially, the proposal is available in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay. Movistar eSports Ubeat will have more than ten original formats focused on [...]

Telefonica starts its Latin American series productions in Peru

After announcing that it will produce original series in Latin America, Telefónica started to develop the first one in Peru. The new production is entitled One day you’re young and, according to the company, its premiere is planned for September this year, and will have eight episodes of 25 minutes each. The following productions will [...]

Movistar Play increases subscribers and expands its content catalog in Chile

In the Q1 2019 financial results report presentacion, Movistar announced that the OTT Movistar Play recorded  277 thousand subscribers, that is, 35 thousand more than those recorded in December 2018, when the OTT had 242 thousand. In addition, the company reported new features on the platform. Some of them are the launch of Movistar Play [...]

OTTs offer a new alternative model to pay TV

During the first Nextv Series Argentinas day, the conference that took place on May 14th and 15th at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires, the OTT Pay TV: skinny bundles and add-on channels panel was developed, in which Federico Llano (Viacom), Gustavo Castro (Movistar), Gustavo Morandé (Zapping TV) and Jose Luiz Ribeiro (Alpha Networks) took [...]