Tag Archives: OTT

Movistar Play adds Amazon Prime Video’s catalog in Chile

Movistar Chile announced the integration of Amazon Prime Video content to Movistar Play in that country. Those Movistar OTT subscribers who activate Amazon Prime Video can enjoy its titles on up to three devices at the same time and download content without an internet connection, from any place and time. Amazon Originals titles are available [...]

Nextv Series 7th edition arrives at Brazil to discuss about the future of TV and OTTs

The executives of the main TV, video and OTT companies will meet again in the seventh edition of  Nextv Series Brazil, a leading conference organized by Dataxis, which will be held next Wednesday, December 4th at the Maksoud Plaza Hotel, in São Paulo. Executives of pay TV, FTA TV companies and residential telcos can participate [...]

Starz launches direct to consumer Starzplay app in Mexico and Brazil

Starz (Lionsgate) announced it has launched of the all-new international Starzplay app in Brazil, France, Germany, Mexico and the UK with plans to launch an additional 20 countries in 2020. Expanding our D2C product into the global arena with the launch of the Starzplay app gives subscribers seamless entry to our platform and premium content [...]

Dazn announces exclusive Davis Cup broadcast in Brazil until 2021

The sports OTT DAZN announced a new exclusive agreement for the platform: the Davis Cup matches broadcasting rights, which this year is having a new format, will be exclusive for DAZN until the 2021 season. Apart from that, DAZN announced a series about the Brazilian tennis player Bruno Soares. Tennis fans who are already watching [...]

Telmex confirms Netflix integration in Infinitum packages

Arturo Elias Ayub, of Strategic Alliances and Content Director at America Movil, and responsible for the Telmex Management, confirmed the arrival of Netflix to the company’s Infinitum packages, with offers that go from MX$ 499 (USD 25) to MX $ 1,149 (USD 59). All Telmex packages with Netflix also include different internet connection speeds according [...]

BKS’s OTT Kinopop arrives at Brazil in December

Kinopop, the OTT platform created from an agreement between US companies and the BKS dubbing studio, announced its launch in Brazil, scheduled for the first week of December, with a R$15 (USD 3.57) monthly subscription, one of the cheapest offers in the Brazilian market. As reported, since its launch, Kinopop will be compatible with several [...]

Slow Horses, the first international Apple TV+ series

Apple TV+, Apple’s new OTT launched last November 1st, announced the launch of Slow Horses, its first international series, starring English actor Gary Oldman. This is a new British spy drama, produced by See Saw Films. The number of episodes and the release date were not announced yet. The show follows a team of British [...]

Samsung adds Movistar Play to its smart TVs apps portfolio

Samsung Electronics and Telefonica announced the OTT Movistar Play will be added to the apps portfolio available on Samsung smart TVs interface. The app will be available on all models made from 2016. Movistar Play offers various live TV channels and a VOD content catalog with more than 10 thousand titles, including movies, series, documentaries [...]

Amazon Prime Video is now available for Tigo’s fixed and mobile clients in Colombia

Tigo became the first operator in Colombia to make Amazon Prime Videos offer available to its Home user base. The companys customers will be able to access the platform from different devices, including computer, tablets, smart TVs, video game consoles and mobile phones. Amazon Prime Video offers its customers access to its movies and series [...]

Pierluigi Gazzolo to lead OTT and VIS and Juan Acosta to be VIMN Americas President

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) appointed Pierluigi Gazzolo as new President of the companys  OTT International division and Viacom International Studios (VIS), while Juan JC Acosta, the company’s Executive VP and COO, will serve as President at VIMN Americas. New job positions will be valid from January 3rd, 2020, and both executives will report to [...]