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Before its relaunch in Latin America, ViacomCBS confirms catalog and distribution partners for Paramount+

ViacomCBS has officially reported this Thursday, February 25th, more details about the relaunch of Paramount+, which will take place next Thursday, March 4th in 18 countries in Latin America. As reported from the company, Paramount+ will be available through its official website, as well as on connected TV and mobile devices through the Paramount+ app, [...]

Fanatiz takes Central American football leagues to the US, Canada and Puerto Rico with CentroAmerica TV

The Fanatiz platform, which focuses its offer on sports content, has announced this Wednesday, February 24th, an agreement to add  CentroAmerica TVs TV channel offer to its catalog, and, this way, make available Central American football leagues -such as those in El Salvador, Honduras and Costa Rica- in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. The [...]

ViacomCBS to launch Paramount+ in the US and Latin America on March 4th

ViacomCBS announced yesterday that it will launch its SVOD OTT Paramount+ in the US and Latin America on March 4th. The company will also extend the launch of the platform to the Nordic countries, on March 25th, and to Australia in mid-2021, while in Canada it will rebrand the OTT CBS All Access as Paramount+, [...]

Disney launches GroupWatch to watch Disney+ content simultaneously

Before launching in Latin America, Disney+ introduced GroupWatch, a new joint visualization feature that allows up to seven users to synchronize their screens and watch titles from the SVOD OTT platform  at the same time The company announced that GroupWatch is available via the Internet, mobile devices, connected TV devices and smart TVs. Subscribers can [...]

Disney+ already records 10 million subscribers two days after its launch

Disney+, the long-awaited Disney OTT launched on Tuesday in the US, Canada and Holland, has already recorded 10 million subscribers. The figure is higher than expectations of both analysts and Disney, which expected to have around 8 million subscribers by the end of this year for its SVOD platform. Despite the figure, Disney+ offers a [...]

Disney+ launches in the US, Canada and Holland and releases original productions weekly

Today, Disney launched its long-awaited OTT Disney+ in the US, Canada and Holland. The platform’s debut included a catalog of almost 500 movies and 7,500 TV episodes from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and the company’s original productions. Its monthly subscription is valued at USD 6.99, and it is possible to bundle it [...]

Disney confirms new Disney+ international releases and prices

The Walt Disney Company confirmed today that its OTT Disney+, scheduled to be launched in the US on November 12th at USD 6.99 per month, will also arrive at Australia, Canada, the Netherlands and New Zealand. As the company had officially reported in April, after the US debut, Disney+ will expand rapidly globally, with plans [...]

Omnifilm Entertainment moves towards Latin America with Parade Media

British distributor Parade Media ran an agreement with Canadian production company Omnifilm Entertainment, which will allow the UK company to expand Omnifilm’s presence in Latin America. As stated in the agreement, Parade Media will exclusively represent the Canadian companys current and future productions rights in the Latin American market. Some of the titles involved in [...]

Televisa and Univision create new sports brand

Mexican TV channel Televisa announced it will run a strategic agreement between its sports divisions and Univisions to strengthen and increase its presence in Mexican, US and Canadian hispanic market. The new sports brand will be launched next June 9th and its arrival to 170 million people is one of its main aims to achieve. [...]

DAZN could buy Fox Sports Brazil

Sports OTT DAZN, soon to be launched in Brazil, could be one of the  possible candidates to buy Fox Sports in the country, according to Brazilian journalists Eduardo Ohata (Yahoo) and Mauricio Lima (Veja magazine). Fox Sports sale was an Economic Defense Administrative Councils (CADE) decision,  which approved the merger between Fox and Disney but [...]