Tag Archives: WarnerMedia

HBO reports 10 million premium clients in Latin America

John Stankey, current CEO at WarnerMedia, said during the last WarnerMedia Day event that HBO reports 10 million premium clients in Latin America, including its pay TV and OTT operations in the region. We recently announced an agreement to acquire full control of our HBO assets in Spanish-speaking Latin America, where we have approximately 10 [...]

HBO Max would arrive at Latin America in 2021

During an event held yesterday in the US, WarnerMedia reported all its HBO Max OTT details, including its price, content, original productions and international plans for the platform, which will finally be launched in May 2020 in the US, and would arrive at Europe and Latin America in 2021, according to several specialized websites. It [...]

WarnerMedia takes control of HBO in Latin America

WarnerMedia announced this Friday that it has ran an agreement to acquire the minority stake that Ole Communications owns in HBO Ole Partners, a joint venture between WarnerMedia and Ole Communications. When the transaction is completed, WarnerMedia will owe all HBO, MAXM Cinemax and HBO GO services in Spanish-speaking countries in Latin America and the [...]

WarnerMedia adds new original productions and appointments to HBO Max

Bob Greenblatt, CEO at WarnerMedia, gave new details about HBO Max content offering, with a planned release date for April 2020, to which new original productions are added. This way, the OTT catalog will feature more than 10 thousand hours of content, including those from HBO, Warner Bros and all its brands. ‘WarnerMedia is very [...]

WarnerMedia and XPL make the first professional polo league multiplatform launch

WarnerMedia announced a partnership with the new Xtreme Polo League (XPL), the first professional polo league, to create a world-leading franchise. WarnerMedia will take advantage of its platforms and ability to boost polo internationally, taking care of XPLs production, contents distribution and marketing rights representation worldwide. We are very excited about the new format developed [...]

HBO Max could be launched in April 2020 at USD 14.99 a month

John Stankey, CEO at AT&Ts WarnerMedia division, is reportedly leaning toward giving the upcoming HBO Max OTT the same price tag as a standard HBO subscription. According to NBC News, who cited sources with knowledge of Stankeys discussions, HBO Max may cost USD 14.99 per month, the same as an HBO or HBO Now subscription. [...]

Anatel puts off decision on AT&T-Time Warner merger

The analysis on Time Warner and AT&T merger by the Brazilian regulator Anatel was postponed last August 22nd, as requested by advisor Moises Moreira. The decision was made to make a deeper review and resume the merger process between the companies on September 5th. At that meeting, an additional 120-day extension may be requested for [...]

HBO Max also acquires Doctor Who and other BBC series

HBO Max, WarnerMedias OTT planned to be launched next year, acquired the 11 Doctor Whos seasons and other BBC series broadcasting rights for the US, such as The Office, Top Gear, Luther and The Honorable Woman. As part of the new agreement between the platform and BBC Studios, the OTT will also have the series [...]

Disney+ to be available as a Hulu add on

During his opening remarks to the Television Critics Association, Hulus SVP of Originals, Craig Erwich, said that the OTT Disney+, whose launch date is scheduled for November in the US, will soon be included as an add on in the platform, together with others as HBO and CBS All Access, already available.  Essentially, what that [...]

HBO Max to feature live sports and news content

At an analysts conference, Randall Stepherson, CEO at AT&T, gave details about HBO Max content offering, WarnerMedias OTT platform, whose launch date is scheduled for 2020, and reported that its catalog could eventually include news and live sports. You should assume that ultimately HBO Max will have live elements: unique live sports and premium sports, [...]