Tag Archives: BBC Studios

Globo to offer BBC Studios content in Brazil

BBC Studios announced an agreement that grants Brazilian Globo Group the Doctor Who exclusive rights, the oldest BBC global franchise, together with a large number of other content, to be broadcast throughout Brazil. The agreement includes the British science fiction series 1-11 seasons and 12th exclusive rights for pay TV and SVOD format, and other [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

PlayKids adds BBC’s children’s content in Latin America

BBC Studios Latin America/U.S. Hispanic and PlayKids announced an agreement which will give users of the SVOD app in Latin America immediate access to seven popular CBeebies series, including the award-winning Sarah and Duck, The Clangers and Go Jetters. The series will be available both in Portuguese and Spanish. Other titles included in the agreement [...]

BBC to merge BBC Worldwide and BBC Studios

BBC announced that it wil merge BBC Studios and BBC Worldwide to form a single commercial organization, to be called BBC Studios. It is expected to begin trading from April 1, 2018. The move will see the range of commercial activities already carried out by BBC Worldwide – its commercial arm- and BBC Studios – [...]