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Telecine Play relaunches on Brazilian Smart TVs with Accedo

Accedo, company that helps the worlds leading video service providers deliver and grow engaging video experiences, has officially announced this last Tuesday, June 8th, that it has worked with Brazilian company Telecine (Grupo Globo), in order to deploy an updated version of Telecine Play, a video service that offers premium movie and series content to [...]

SBT strengthens its international expansion and reaches Angola and Mozambique

According to the information reported by several specialized websites in Brazil, Brazilian TV channel SBT (Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão) started its broadcasts for audiences living in Angola and Mozambique. Those residing in either of the two countries will be able to access SBT as part of their pay TV offer through ZAP, one of the [...]

Disney strengthens its Brazilian original productions strategy and announces new premiere for 2022

Disney+, Disney’s new SVOD OTT launched in Latin America last November, has announced this last Wednesday, June 2nd, that it is working on the production of Disney Todo Igual, o No; new series produced by Disney+ Original Productions, developed in Brazil, which will be launched on the platform next year. According to the information officially [...]

TNT Sports and TikTok to broadcast European National Team’s friendly matches in Brazil

WarnerMedia Latin America and the social network TikTok have announced days ago a new agreement to broadcast sports content in Brazil. According to the terms of the partnership, starting this Wednesday, June 2nd, TNT Sports official account on TikTok will broadcast live friendly matches between European National Teams. The agreement establishes that seven matches will [...]

Globo expands its TV rights acquisition to broadcast the FIFA World Cup’s South American Qualifiers starting this Thursday

Brazilian Grupo Globo announced days ago its decision to expand its TV rights to broadcast the South American Qualifying matches towards the next FIFA World Cup, which will be held in Qatar, in 2022. Until 2020, the company was only the holder of the rights for those matches that both Brazilian and Argentine National Teams [...]

UOL launches new TV channel

Brazilian company Universo Online (UOL – Grupo Folha), owner of the UOL website, one of the most importants in the country, announced last May 12th the launch of Canal UOL, its new TV channel, whose catalog is focused on news, entertainment, documentaries, and other content. According to the information officially reported on the website, the [...]

Telefonica to provide its DTH offer in Brazil to its current clients until 2022

The telecommunications company Vivo -name under which Telefonica’s operations in Brazil are known- announced its decision to renew its partnership agreement with Media Networks Latin America (Telefonica) so that the company is responsible for supporting Vivos DTH operations until the end of next year. Although Media Networks belongs to Telefonica, last April, Hispasat (Grupo Red [...]

SBT strengthens its sports catalog in Brazil and confirms it will broadcast Copa América 2021’s matches on FTA TV

According to information officially reported by the Brazilian TV broadcaster SBT (Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão), the company, which already broadcasts Copa Libertadores matches on FTA TV in the country since last year, confirmed that it will also air the Copa America in for the Brazilian territory exclusively, as of June 13th. The announcement was made [...]

ViacomCBS and 1190 Sports take the Brasileirão to the US through Paramount+

1190 Sports, responsible for marketing the international rights to broadcast the Brazilian Football League (Brasileirão), and Paramount+, ViacomCBSs SVOD OTT, recently relaunched in Latin America, announced have this Tuesday, May 18th, an agreement to broadcast the Brazilian Football Leagues A Series matches in English in the US until 2023. According to the terms of the [...]

Disney’s linear channels to be removed from PlayPlus in Brazil

According to the information reported on several specialized websites in Brazil, the SVOD OTT PlayPlus (Grupo Record) will remove Disneys linear TV channels from its catalog as of next May 31st. The platform is reporting its subscribers through an email that Disney channels (Disney Channel, Disney XD, and Disney Jr) and ESPNs (ESPN, ESPN Brasil, [...]