Tag Archives: Disney

Disney to rebrand Fox channels in Latin America as ‘Star’

As reported by several specialized websites in Latin America, Disney plans to rebrand Fox channels in the region as Star as of February 2021. Although no Disney executive has expressed himself on the matter yet, an official announcement with more details is expected for the coming days.  The Star brand is owned by Disney since [...]

Mirada integrates Disney+ into its Iris multi screen solution

Mirada, a leading provider of integrated software solutions for digital TV operators and broadcasters, announced yesterday the integration of Disney+ into its Iris multiscreen product, and its successful deployment across Televisas izzi pay TV platform. This integration is the result of a collaboration between izzi, Disney and Mirada, enabling the arrival of Disney+ in Mexico [...]

Disney+ officially launches in Latin America

One year after its official launch in the US, Disney+, Disney’s new SVOD OTT, has officially arrived at Latin America yesterday, to be the exclusive destination for all Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars and National Geographic titles. The launch of Disney+ in Latin America is a milestone in the companys history in the region, and [...]

Argentina prepares two exclusive series for Disney+

As reported by the Todo TV News specialized website, the recording process of Los Protectores and Sesiones will soon begin. They will be the first two fiction series produced in Argentina, both produced by Kapow, which will be part of the Disney + catalog. The SVOD OTT will launch in Latin America next Tuesday. The [...]

Disney develops Disney+ distribution strategy with different partners in Latin America

After officially announcing Disney+ pre-sale offer, available in several Latin American countries between November 3rd and 16th, Disney started to report a series of distribution agreements for its new SVOD OTT with several partners in the region . Some of the partners with whom Disney has already started negotiations are Telecom Argentina (for which it [...]

Disney launches Disney+ pre-sale offer in 10 Latin American countries

14 days after the official launch of Disney+ in Latin America, scheduled for next November 17th, The Walt Disney Company launched a pre-sale offer of the SVOD OTT, available in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Uruguay. The pre-launch offer is only available through the official Disney+ website, and is [...]

Cablevision adds Disney+ as part of its pay TV, OTT and telephony offer

Argentine pay TV operator Cablevision announced on Tuesday that its TV clients, as well as those of its TV everywhere Flow platform and the mobile operator Personal (Telecom Argentina) will be able to access Disney+, Disney’s new SVOD OTT that will be available as of this month to Latin America, and is enabling from today [...]

Disney to continue broadcasting Argentine Football League’s matches on Fox Sports

Hours before the return of the Argentine Professional Football League (LPF), which has started this last Friday, October 30th, Argentine Judge Horacio Robledo accepted a precautionary measure from Fox Sports against the Argentine Football Association (AFA) and decided to let The Walt Disney Company  continue broadcasting LPF matches through Fox Sports Premium and TNT Sports [...]

Televisa to add Disney+ to Izzi’s catalog in Mexico

As reported from Televisa, Disney+, Disneys SVOD OTT, which will be officially launched in Latin America on November 17th, will be offered as an additional service for Izzi subscribers, with the aim of enhancing the pay TV offer available at Televisa’s operator. During the last analyst conference due to Televisas Q3 quarterly results report presentation, [...]

Fox Sports loses Argentine Football League’s matches broadcasts

After the Argentine Football Association (AFA) officially confirmed the return of the Professional Football League in the country starting next Friday, October 30th with the Copa Liga Profesional 2020, the specialized website Doble Amarilla (and later other local websites) reported that the 24 clubs that will participate in the competition decided to cancel the agreement [...]