Tag Archives: Viacom

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 [...]

Viacom to launch Pluto TV in Latin America later this year

After announcing the launch of the OTT Paramount + in Latin America with Net and Clarovideo, Viacom intends to expand its OTT Pluto TV internationally and announced the launch of its Spanish version in the US Hispanic, with the aim of arriving at Latin America this year. Bob Bakish, CEO of the company, expressed in [...]

Viacom inaugurates new corporate building in Argentina

A few days before announcing its OTT Paramount+ launching in Latin America, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) officially opened its new corporate headquarters in the Southern Cone, located in San Isidro, 22 kilometers from Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina. The new generation office will serve as a base for all Viacoms entertainment brands operations, in [...]

Viacom launches its OTT Paramount+ in Latin America on April 30th

Viacom International Media Networks announced it will launch its OTT Paramount + in Latin America. Its catalog will include the companys regional contents, and will be marketed through operators and directly to the consumer. The chosen date for the launch is April 30th through the Brazilian operator Net, to later expand it to the entire [...]

Pluto TV increases its international audience

The free linear OTT Pluto TV, recently acquired by Viacom, currently records 15 million monthly active users. According to the company, Pluto TV ended 2018 with more than 12 million monthly active subscribers, of which 7.5 million were in connected TVs. Recently, the company announced the launch of Pluto TV in Spanish for Latin America. [...]

Viacom develops 58 productions in Latin America

Darío Turovelzky, Global Content Director at  Viacom / Telefe, said that at present the company is working on 58 productions in pre and post production stages throughout Latin America, and has 11 studios and 14 production centers in Miami, Mexico, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina, which allows it to produce content  for any region and platform, [...]

Net and Claro already include Netflix catalog

From Tuesday 19th, February, Net and Claro subscribers in Brazil will be able to access to Netflix catalog. OTT series and movies are available through the operators STB. We are bringing together the best content from all platforms, with Netflix  diversity and quality Netflix. Access will be through Nets remote control, as well as the [...]

Viacom will launch Pluto TV in Spanish for Latin America

In its first quarter 2019 presentation to analysts, which ended last December for Viacom, the company announced that new free linear OTT Pluto TV -which will buy for USD 340 million- offers a near-term Spanish language opportunity, both in the U.S. and Latin America. According to Viacom, Pluto TV is currently the largest free streaming [...]

Seventh year of audience leadership in FTA for Telefe

According to data provided by Kantar Ibope Media, Telefe (Viacom) led argentinian audience for the seventh consecutive year in 2018. Telefe shared a difference of 0.96 rating points and 4.51% of share with eltrece, its main competitor. Viacoms company also reached the highest share of the last 10 years, averaging a 36,17% in 2018. From [...]

DirecTV signs ad sales deal with Viacom

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has signed an ad sales deal with DirecTV. In this way, Viacom will be the exclusive advertising sales representative of the operator for Argentina and Uruguay. The DirecTV platforms, which include the sports channels DirecTV Sports, DirecTV Sports 2, DirecTV Sports+ and the digital platform, as well as OnDirecTV, and [...]