Tag Archives: NexTV CEO Latin America

Paramount+ launches in Mexico on August 8th through Claro Video

Viacom International Media Networks Americas (VIMNA) announced that its OTT Paramount+ will arrive at Mexico next August 8th through Claro Video. The platform was recently launched in Latin America, where it is already available through the Brazilian operator Net, apart from other international markets such as Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Norway, Poland and Sweden. Subscribers from [...]

Mirada adds Netflix to its iris multiscreen platform

Mirada, leading integrated software solutions provider for digital TV operators and broadcasters, announced the integration of Netflix in its Irish multiscreen platform. Mexican pay TV platform Izzi will be the first to have that integration available. This way, from now on, all Mirada customers with an agreement with Netflix will have the option to provide [...]

FlixLatino expands its contents catalog and subscribers

FlixLatino, the Somos Nexts SVOD platform, announced today its rapid expansion across the US and enhancement of consumer marketing efforts via digital, in-store advertising, social media and influencer outreach. With more than 250 movies, series and documentaries originally produced in Spanish, the service is available in web, iOS, Android, Roku and Smart TV platforms, within [...]

StarTV adds HBO Go to its content catalog in Mexico

The Mexican DTH StarTV announced the incorporation of HBO Go to its contents. The launch is StarTV’s first effort to incorporate OTT content to its catalog. The company also added the Claro Sports catalog to its content offering. Subscribers with HBO Max on demand or with our Universo package can access HBO Go from June [...]

StarTV adds Claro Sports catalog into its programming grid

Mexican DTH StarTV announced that the Latin American sports content channel Claro Sports is joining its programming grid, on channel 515 for all of Mexico. According to the company, the content will be available in the Cosmo package, which is part of its offer, and includes 85 TV channels for USD 14.5. Some of the [...]

“The market tends to concentrate, small operators must create alliances”

José Luis Jacquet Matillon, CEO of El Cuatro, a pay TV operator from Jujuy, in northern Argentina, participated in the recent edition of NexTV CEO Latin America, where he offered his vision on new opportunities in pay TV and stressed the need to partner with other small operators to face the high costs and new [...]

Viacom bets on original short-form content, expands Noggin in Latin America

Ezequiel Fonseca Zas, SVP Multiplatform Digital Strategy & Marketing of Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Americas, spoke to NexTV News Latam about the plans for 2019, which include the expansion of the Noggin app, which will shortly announce an important agreement, and the production of original short-form content for social media. The executive will [...]

Acorn TV expands its presence in Mexico

Acorn TV, the SVOD platform focused on British and international content, is available in Mexico for a monthly subscription of MX$ 96 (the official price is USD 4.99). The service is offered via website and Roku streaming players, but according to the company it will soon expand into more devices including iOS (iPad/iPhone), Android and [...]

“The region remains relatively untapped but the potential for OTT growth is tremendous”

Jossi Fresco, Regional Director Latin America of Verizon Digital Media Services, spoke in an interview with NexTV News Latam about the agreement that the company recently signed with Grupo Clarín, Argentinas largest media conglomerate, and offered key recommendations for the deployment of OTT platforms in Latin America. Fresco will participate in the next edition of [...]

Viacom launches streaming channel with classic Nickelodeon shows

Viacom announced the launch of NickSplat, a new streaming channel available on VRV service in the United States, which includes about 30 classic shows of Nickelodeon. The slate of the network’s 1990s classics includes CatDog, AAAHH!!! Real Monsters, The Wild Thornberrys and The Angry Beavers, among others. VRV service is available in the United States [...]