Category: premium

Flamengo fails in its first paid broadcast

The Brazilian football club Flamengo has broadcast the match it played against the Volta Redonda team, for which it charged a subscription for those who are not members of the club. The broadcast and collection were initially scheduled to take place through the streaming platform MyCujoo, but, due to the high demand and complaints from [...]

Disney takes F1 to pay TV with ESPN

The Walt Disney Company announced last week the broadcast of Formula 1 for Latin America, both through its Fox Action premium channel, as well as on ESPN and ESPN App. With the news, the main automobile competition in the world, which resumed its activities this last weekend after the pandemic period, it expanded its reach, [...]

Win Sports not to charge its premium channel monthly subscription in June

As it did in March, April and May, Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that it will not charge the monthly subscription for Win Sports+, its new premium option launched earlier this year. The channel also reported that the decision will take place even if the Colombian government authorizes to resume the Professional Football [...]

Paramount Channel changes name to Paramount Network and launches new original series produced in Mexico

ViacomCBS Networks Americas announced that Paramount Channel, watched in more than 30 million homes in Latin America according to what the company reported, has changed its name to Paramount Network. The channel will also premiere R, its new original series produced in Mexico, on April 27th, in co-production with Clarovideo and Pantaya. According to ViacomCBS [...]

Win Sports not to charge its premium channel subscription in May and announces new releases

The Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports, focused on sports content, announced that, due to Colombian Professional football League is still cancelled because of the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, Win Sports +, its premium version launched at the beginning of this year, will not charge May subscription to its customers, taking a similar measure to the [...]

Turner wants to negotiate TV broadcasting rights with football clubs in Brazil again

Turner sent a notification to the Palmeiras, Internacional, Bahia, Ceara, Coritiba, Fortaleza, Athletico Paranaense and Santos clubs on April 3rd, with which it has ran an agreement to broadcast its matches in the Brazilian professional championship (Brasileirão), for this year, in order to renegotiate the deal. As officially reported in the local newspaper Estadão, Turner [...]

CDF starts broadcasting all its live TV programs on streaming

The Chilean premium channel CDF began this Monday to broadcast all its live programming  via streaming, becoming the first Chilean TV channel to implement this way to air its contents. Although the measure began to be implemented this week, previously, and in line with the sanitary recommendations due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the channel had [...]

Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and Colombia not to charge football premium pack

The premium local football pack, available in several Latin American countries to access local football leagues – temporarily cancelled by the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic – will not be charged in Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Uruguay. Pay TV operators that offer the premium pack charge it in advance and, for this reason, customers will get the [...]

Globo cancels Brazilian football TV rights payments until competitions resume

Globo announced through a statement sent to the São Paulo Football Federation (FPF) that it will not make the last fee payment on the São Paulo Championship TV rights, whose development is stopped due to the Covid-19 pandemic (Coronavirus).  ‘In view of the 2020 Paulista Championship stop for an uncertain period due to the Covid-19 [...]

Televisa adds 50 premium titles to the Vuulr catalog

After officially launching the Univision channel in Latin America, Televisa reported that it will add 50 of its newest titles to Singapore’s Vuulr platform. Some of the confirmed productions are La usurpadora, Cuna de lobos, Rubi, El Dragón, La Rosa de Guadalupe, and others. The agreement between the two companies is based on the global [...]