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Cinemax releases its first interactive content in Latin America

Cinemax, HBO Latin America’s ad-based movie channel, announced the premiere of the superhero series Doom Patrol, scheduled for March 19th throughout the region. This is the first content of the channel that can be complemented with the second-screen interactive app Quebe.  Based on DC Comics characters, Doom Patrol follows, throughout 15 chapters, the marginalized members [...]

HBO starts filming new original Brazilian series

HBO Latin America announced that it will begin the filming process of Os Esquecidos (Los Olvidados), next February 17th, a suspense and mystery series that will be recorded for four months with locations in San Pablo, Paranapiacaba and other cities in that State. Throughout 10 episodes, Os Esquecidos will tell the story of a group [...]

Movistar Play adds HBO content in Mexico

From this last Thursday, December 19th, Movistar Play, launched in Mexico in March this year, added HBO content. The OTT subscribers in that country can access it directly from the Movistar Play app. They can also enter HBO, HBO2, HBO Family, HBO Plus and HBO Signature. ‘The exclusive HBO programming is available for Movistar Play [...]

HBO to launch first suspense and fantasy series in Brazil

HBO Latin America announced a new original Brazilian series, called Os Esquecidos (The Forgotten), the company’s first suspense and fantasy production in Brazil. Created by Fábio Mendonça and Antônio Tibau, the series will begin its filming process in February 2020 in San Pablo. Over 10 one-hour episodes, the series will tell the story of eight [...]

Alianza restructures itself and creates executive board to advance in combating content piracy

In an effort to more closely align with priorities for future consolidated strategies against piracy, the organization Alianza (Contra Pirateria de Television Paga) announced its restructuring with the creation of an executive board of officers. The executive board will be comprised of members from DirecTV, Discovery, ESPN, FOX and Turner, a group of content providers, [...]

HBO downloads features now available for series and movies

HBO Latin America announced today a new feature in its HBO GO platform, enabling temporary content downloads for certain titles and allowing subscribers to view, even when theyre offline, up to 15 downloaded titles.  Paying subscribers of the platform will be able to download content directly to their mobile device to enjoy at their convenience, [...]

HBO is now available in Belize

The Belize Cable TV Operators Association (BCTVOA) and the HBO Latin America Group ran an agreement that ables the islands pay TV operators to legally provide the channel’s catalog there for a two-year-period. Under this agreement, Belizean cable companies can now expand their catalog offer and provide authorized access to HBO, A&E, Lifetime, The History [...]