Tag Archives: SVOD

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 [...]

Warner follows Disney and launches its OTT in 2020 with Turner and HBO

Kevin Reilly, Turner Entertainments Chief Creative Officer said in a TV Critics Association event in Pasadena that WarnerMedia will launch its OTT SVOD in 2020, with content from HBO, Turner and the Warner Bros movie library. Warners new OTT, as reported by Reilly -who is also TNT and TBS President- aims to reach a wide [...]

QubitTV wants to reach 60 thousand cinephiles

Argentine OTT QubitTV modified its catalog -of classic Hollywood titles, independent films and national cinema movies- to reach 60,000 clients in the next 18 months focused on cinephile audience, with Filmin (Spain), LaCinetek (France) and Filmstruck (US) models. We carry out  French and German films festivals, BAFICI  We Promote all of them in QubitTV and [...]

Teatrix launches on Roku in Argentina

Teatrix, the Argentine SVOD platform focused on theater plays, announced that is now available on Roku devices in Argentina. In this way, users can access a catalog that includes productions of theatres of Corrientes Avenue, as well as Broadway plays. As part of the launch, Teatrix offers Roku users a 50% discount on the subscription [...]