Tag Archives: Europe

Telefonica and TikTok partner and plan new projects in Europe and Latin America

Telecommunications company Telefonica, whose operations in Latin America are branded as  Movistar, has announced this last Wednesday, July 7th, a partnership with the TikTok platform, specialized in short videos. According to the information reported by the company, the alliance includes various initiatives that will be developed in the markets where Telefonica operates in Europe and [...]

Globoplay to be launched in Europe this year

As a way of going on with its international expansion process, Globoplay, Brazilian Globo Groups SVOD OTT, will be launched in Europe. As reported by Erick Bretas, Director of the Group, during an interview with the specialized website Deadline, the launch will take place before the end of the year, and there are plans for [...]

Discovery+ launches in the US and Europe before arriving at Latin America

Discovery Inc. has officially launched Discovery +, its new SVOD OTT, on January 4th, now available in the US as a D2C product, and in Europe. The international launch of the platform, which will include Latin American countries, including Brazil, is scheduled for 2021 and 2022. The official launch of Discovery+ in the US took [...]

HBO Max to be launched in Europe and Latin America in mid-2021

After announcing last week that, from 2021, all Warner Bros films will be released at the same time in movie theaters and on HBO Max, WarnerMedia (AT&T) has finally confirmed that its new SVOD OTT, officially launched last May in the US, is expected to be available in Europe and Latin America in mid-2021. Also, [...]

Chinese OTT IQIYI launches Spanish version

Several specialized websites confirmed the launch of the new version for IQIYI, Chinese OTT that offers a catalog of series, movies, programs and animes subtitled in Spanish and, currently, as confirmed by the Spanish newspaper ‘El País’ web version, records 119 million subscribers, and is also available in Europe and Latin America. The IQIYI website [...]

Las Chivas to be available in Latin America and Europe through Claro Sports and Marca Claro

Mexican Club Deportivo Guadalajara, known as Las Chivas, and Claro Sports, announced an agreement to broadcast the football clubs local matches in the MX League in 18 countries in Latin America and Europe, during the next two seasons of the championship, through Claro Sports and Marca Claro platforms.  As detailed in the agreement, the measure [...]

Caracol TV to represent Sabbatical Entertainment titles in Latin America, Africa and Europe

The Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol TV announced it has ran an agreement with the US producer Sabbatical Entertainment, by which the Colombian channel will represent a series of content in Latin America and other regions of the world. According to the terms of the agreement, titles such as Planeta de niños; Naturaleza Humana and [...]

WarnerMedia to launch HBO Max in the US on May 27th

WarnerMedia announced May 27th as the official launch date for HBO Max, its new SVOD OTT. The platform will be launched in the US with a USD 14.95 monthly subscription. Up to now, the company no details were given about the companys plans to launch the platform outside the US, although HBO Max is expected [...]

Netflix creates USD 100 million fund to assist the industry due to Coronavirus

Netflix has created a USD 100 million relief fund to help members of the creative community who have been left unemployed and without a way to earn an income during the coronavirus crisis. The streaming giant said the bulk of the funds will go toward supporting laid-off crew members. The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis is devastating [...]

HBO Max to focus on its US launch before launching in Latin America

HBO Max, AT&Ts SVOD OTT, is scheduled to launch in May. The company said the initial focus will be on growing the product in the US. AT&T CFO, John Stephens, said HBO Max initially will be  concerned with expanding on the domestic demographics covered by HBO. Certainly, it will be basically a domestic product, I [...]