Tag Archives: AVOD

WarnerMedia to launch HBO Max AVOD version for USD 9.99 per month on the first week of June

WarnerMedia (AT&T) has officially confirmed this last Wednesday, May 19th, during its Upfront, that the HBO Max AVOD version  will be launched in the first week of June, for USD 9.99 per month. Up to now, WarnerMedia has not confirmed if the ad-supported version of the platform will be launched internationally,  but the new offer [...]

Telefe Noticias arrives at the US with Pluto TV

ViacomCBS announced this Tuesday, May 11th, that its AVOD OTT Pluto TV is adding the Telefe Noticias channel, one of the most important Spanish-language news channels in Argentina, to its content offering in the US. The channel will be available on Pluto TV en Español, a new section for the platform’s Hispanic audiences. The channel [...]

Pluto TV adds Stingray’s channels to its catalog in Latin America, excluding Brazil

ViacomCBS has officially announced this week its decision to add channels from the Canadian company Stingray to Pluto TV’s catalog in Latin America, not including Brazil. As a result of the agreement between both companies, since this last Tuesday, May 4th, the AVOD OTT catalog already includesStingray iConcerts and Stingray Karaoke, the first two music [...]

Tubi confirms its plans to develop original productions this year

The AVOD OTT Tubi, officially acquired by Fox last year, and available in Mexico in partnership with TV Azteca, confirmed its plans to produce and release original content this year, including content produced by Fox Entertainment. The platform will give more details on the new releases and will hold a presentation for advertisers next week. [...]

Univision acquires Eurocopa’s matches TV rights and will broadcast them in Spanish on TUDN and PrendeTV

US TV network Univision officially announced last Monday, May 3rd, that it has acquired the Eurocopa 2020s TV rights. According to the information reported by the company, the pay TV channel TUDN (Televisa and Univision) will air all the competitions matches in Spanish, while Prende TV, the company’s recently launched AVOD OTT, will be in [...]

WarnerMedia to produce 100 original titles in two years in Latin America for HBO Max

WarnerMedia Latin America (AT&T) has officially announced this Thursday, April 29th, that it plans to launch more than 100 original productions in the next two years, of which 33 are already being produced. The premiere of all these titles will take place at the SVOD OTT HBO Max, which will be launched in June in [...]

Vrio reports 10.56 million subscribers in Latin America and slows down its clients base in the region at the end of Q1 2021

As part of its Q1 2021 results report presentation, Vrio, AT&Ts unit that controls DirecTV’s operations in Latin America and Skys in Brazil, reported a total of 10.559 million subscribers. The figure shows a 383 thousand customers drop in relation to the 10,942 million that the company had reported at the end of Q4 2020, [...]

Canela.TV starts its international expansion process and is now available in Mexico

US company Canela Media has recently announced that its AVOD OTT Canela.TV, officially launched in the US and Puerto Rico in 2020 and aimed at Hispanic audiences, is starting  its international expansion process and has been introduced in the Mexican market. Access to the platform is free, and those who wish to enter must log [...]

Univision: ‘We are helding conversations to add Vix and PrendeTV into pay TV operators STBs in the US and Latin America’

Rafael Urbina, General Manager & EVP AVOD, Streaming at Univision Communications Inc. was interviewed by Nextv News Latin America regarding the company’s aims for this year and the impact of the pandemic on the industry. In addition, the executive reported that they are in talks to integrate AVOD OTTs Vix and PrendeTV apps to pay [...]

Televisa merges its media, content and production assets with Univision and plans to launch new streaming platform

Mexican Group Televisa and the US company Univision announced this Tuesday, April 13th, an agreement whereby Televisa combines its content assets with Univisión, thus creating the largest Spanish-speaking media group in the world. The new company is called Televisa-Univision, and, according to the information reported, one of its first projects will be the launch of [...]