Category: OTT / VOD

Palmeiras joins the OTT market and launches ‘TV Palmeiras Plus’

Brazilian football club Palmeiras,  last Copa Libertadores champion,  has launched its own OTT this last Wednesday, April 7th, which it called TV Palmeiras Plus (TVP+). The company in charge of the platforms  technical development is Foursys. As officially reported from Palmeiras, the platform is now available, and its catalog brings together content related to the [...]

Dias de Gallos, HBO Max’s new original series, wraps up shooting before the platform launches in Latin America

WarnerMedia Latin America has officially announced this last Thursday, April 8th, that it has finished shooting Dias de Gallos, one of the two Max Originals that will be released exclusively on HBO Max, once the platform is officially launched in Latin America. The news came days after the company reported that Bunker, Max Original set [...]

ScreenHits TV to launch this year in Latin America

ScreenHits TV Limited, a free European super-aggregator that allows its customers to integrate and manage their subscriptions to TV and OTT services on tablets, as well as through its desktop version and soon on smart TVs, announced its launch in the US and the UK as a starting point for an international development plan in [...]

After launching as a linear TV channel on Totalplay and Sky, U-Beat makes new premium plan available via streaming

Spanish Group Mediapro has announced at the end of March that its U-Beat platform, focused on e-sports content, has launched a new premium plan. In addition to the OTT, U-Beat also has a linear TV channel, available in Latin America through pay TV operators Sky (in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama [...]

Hemisphere Media Group acquires 100% of SVOD OTT Pantaya

US-based Hemisphere Media Group announced it has acquired the remaining 75% of SVOD OTT Pantaya, aimed at Hispanic audiences in the US, that it did not already own from Lionsgate. According to the information reported, the transaction was made for about USD 124 million in cash. In a very short period of time, Pantaya has [...]

Globoplay launches new premium pack with Globo channels and Telecine titles

Brazilian Globo Group has recently announced the launch of a new premium pack for Globoplay subscribers, the company’s SVOD OTT. According to the information reported on various specialized websites in the country, the new offer is called Globoplay+ Canais ao Vivo+Telecine”, and allows the platforms subscribers to access Globoplays content, together with Grupo Globo channels [...]

Guigo TV continues to strengthen its TV channels offering in Brazil

Brazilian pay TV OTT Guigo TV has recently announced an agreement with  Stenna Media company, through which it managed to strengthen its TV channels catalog by adding SBT, Record TV, Rede TV !, Loading and ZooMoo Kids to its grid. According to what Renato Svirsky, the platforms CEO, reported to the specialized website Telaviva, the [...]

Univision launches AVOD OTT PrendeTV with TV channels and VOD content in Spanish for US Hispanic audiences

Univision Communications Inc. announced that it has officially launched PrendeTV, originally announced last January. The platform offers channels and VOD content in Spanish for Hispanic audiences in the US, including titles from Univision, Televisa, RCN, Caracol and Globo, as well as movies from Disney, Lionsgate and MGM, which will be included soon. According to the [...]

TikTok to broadcast Brazilian football match for the first time

As officially reported from the the Copa do Nordeste social networks, a Brazilian football league that brings together teams from several states, including Bahia, Pernambuco, Ceara, Alagoas, Sergipe, Paraíba, Rio Grande do Norte, Maranhão and Piauí, the Chinese platform TikTok will broadcast for the first time a Copa do Nordeste match. According to the information [...]

NBCUniversal may launch new SVOD OTT internationally

US company NBCUniversal has begun talking about the international launch of a new SVOD OTT, in order to continue its expansion process outside the US. According to the information reported by the specialized website Business Insider, Jeff Shell, the companys CEO, has held conversations about the new streaming platform, which would be branded as Universal. [...]