Tag Archives: Globoplay

Globoplay plans to include Globosat live channels on its catalog

As officially reported by the specialized Brazilian website TudoCelular, Globo plans to add Globosat channels, with linear and live programming, on its OTT Globoplay catalog through a new package, which will require an additional payment to the platform’s monthly subscription. The channels that can be part of the new Globoplay offer are GNT, SporTV (three [...]

Globoplay now available on Samsung smart TVs in Brazil

Brazilian Globo Group announced it has ran an agreement with Samsung to integrate its OTT Globoplay on its new 2020 TVs line.  This way, the Globo platform continues to increase its distribution in smart TVs in Brazil, where it is already available on TLC, Sony and Panasonic devices. ‘The great innovation of this agreement with [...]

Roku arrives at Brazil with smart TVs and SVOD deals

Roku announced yesterday its upcoming launch in Brazil, that is happening in tandem with local smart TV manufacturing and subscription streaming partnerships. Roku is partnering with manufacturer AOC to release a pair of smart TVs for the Brazilian market, AOC Roku TV models will be available online today in Casas Bahia, Ponto Frio and Extra, [...]

Globoplay starts its international expansion and is already available in the US

Globoplay is already available in the US, since last Sunday, January 19th. This way, audience in the country is able to access the vast Globo programming, with over 500 titles available on demand and the content of the international Globo channel. The app is available to download it  via App Store, Google Play, on Samsung [...]

Globo plans to invest in Globoplay and new technologies next year

Jorge Nobrega, CEO at Grupo Globo, announced in an interview with the Brazilian Valor Economico newspaper that the company plans to make a R$ 1 billion (USD 237.7 million) investment in Globoplay and new technologies during 2020. There are different opportunities for Globoplay compared to competitors such as Netflix or Amazon Prime Video, which, although [...]

Globo Group unifies its brands in one from 2020

As of January 2020, TV Globo, Globosat, Som Livre, Globo.com, Globoplay and DGCorp will come together to form a single new company which will bear the name Globo. Announced today by Executive Director Jorge Nóbrega, the new integrated organizational structure is the result of Globos digital transformation strategy, initiated in 2018 with a unification program [...]

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 [...]

Aruanas is launched for free for one week on aruanas.tv

The Aruanas series, a co production project between the Brazilian Globo Group and Maria Farinha Filmes, has is international platform -aruanas.tv- enabled to access for free for a 7-day period from September 5th, day on which Amazonias Day and the anniversary of the Amazonas State creation is celebrated in Brazil. In Aruanas, three idealist friends [...]

Globo adds original production to Globoplay in August

  Globoplay, Brazilian Globo Groups OTT, announced that it will premiere the fourth season of the Sessão de Terapia series next August 30th, as an original production of the platform, which will last 35 episodes. Its first three seasons were watched in the country between 2012 and 2014, and the fourth one will be produced [...]

Globo is launching Globoplay in the US next year

From 2020, Brazilians living in the US will have the option of accessing the Globo Group’s TV programming through Globoplay. The Group informed that, from next year, it will be focused on expanding its strategy with its audience outside Brazil, and will make its platform available in the North American country. The information was released [...]