Tag Archives: SVOD

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 [...]

Warner Media’s SVOD OTT to be called HBO Max and launched in 2020

Warner Media has officially announced that its SVOD OTT platform will be called HBO Max and will include an original productions catalog, HBO series, Cinemax content and original Warner Bros movies. Friends, Netflix’s second most popular show, will also be part of the content. The platform will be launched next year, and its monthly subscription [...]

WarnerMedia’s SVOD OTT would be named HBO Max

Warner Medias new SVOD OTT will include the HBO and Cinemax catalog, and the original Warner Bros TV and movie offerings. Though multiple names are still being considered, the TVLine website has learned that HBO Max, same name that one of HBOs channels in Latin America, is currently the unofficial frontrunner. Monthly subscriptions will cost [...]

DocuBay, SVOD platform focused on documentaries, to be launched in July

The DocuBay platform, which will offer a catalog focused exclusively on documentaries, plans its global commercial launch for July, including Latin American countries. It is an SVOD platform based in India, whose main contents will focus on several genres, mainly science, history, nature and culture. DocuBay can be accessed from all over the world and [...]

New Warner Media’s SVOD OTT would be launched at USD 16

Warner Medias new SVOD OTT will include the HBO, Cinemax catalog, and the original Warner Bros TV and movie offerings. According to what the US newspaper The Wall Street Journal reported, the platforms monthly subscription will cost between USD 16 and USD 17, and will be launched before the end of the year. The company [...]

FlixLatino is added to Sling TV’s catalog

FlixLatino, the Somos Nexts SVOD OTT, is already available on Sling TV, a platform that combines linear channels and on-demand content, offered in Puerto Rico and the US. Subscribers of the platform will have access to its contents catalog in Spanish for USD 3 per month, and may acquire the OTT as an independent channel [...]

Discovery and BBC launch new OTT in 2020

Discovery and BBC Studios announced they will launch a new OTT SVOD worldwide, scheduled for 2020. Both business ran a 10 year-agreement valued at USD 400 million, in which Discovery acquired an extensive list of contents from the British company. The acquisition includes the BBCs franchise rights – such as Planet Earth and Blue Planet [...]

Popcornflix’s owners buy Crackle

Sony Pictures Television announced the sale of its majority Crackles stake to the US company Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (CSSE). The companies relaunched the OTT as Crackle Plus, AVOD streaming platform, which will include in its offer all Crackle and Sonys content, and 6 CSSEs AVOD services: Popcornflix; Truli; Popcornflix Kids; Popcornflix Comedy; [...]

Rakuten TV develops its international expansion

Rakuten TV, OTT platform based in Spain that includes films and TV series in its offer, announced its expansion to more than 30 European countries, which could also include Asian and Latin American markets. The platform produced its first own film in 2018 and is available under free TVOD and SVOD models. Jacinto Roca, CEO [...]

YouTube Premium and YouTube Music are launched in Argentina and Uruguay

YouTube Premium, Googles OTT SVOD non-advertising version already available in Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Mexico, was launched in Argentina and Uruguay together with YouTube Music, the music streaming platform developed by YouTube. YouTube Premium (previously known as YouTube Red), has applications on iOS and Android, and is also available through its own website. Its [...]