Tag Archives: HBO Max

Entel Chile launches new OTT and Android TV STB

Chilean telecommunications company Entel announced on Monday the launch of Entel TV, its new OTT, which, according to what it officially reported, can be accessed from smart TVs, tablets and smartphones. The platform joins 41 available TV channels, including Chilean channels; from Disney; Turner and international ones. In addition, Entel TV offers the possibility of [...]

Discovery to launch new OTT globally soon

David Zaslav, CEO at Discovery, has confirmed days ago that the company will join the OTT universe with a new platform, which will soon be launched globally, including Latin America. The executive made the announcement last week at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia shareholders conference. The company had already reported to be working on a new [...]

Liberty Puerto Rico officially launches new Hub TV platform

Liberty Puerto Rico has officially announced the launch of its new Hub TV service, developed in partnership with TiVo. The new offer is exclusively available for Liberty Puerto Ricos internet and video customers. Hub TV is an Android TV STB that uses Libertys internet connection and gives access to live TV, VOD content and apps [...]

Disney titles not to be longer available on Netflix and will be accessed exclusively on Disney+

As reported by specialized websites, as of this Tuesday, September 1st, several of the Disney titles will no longer be available on Netflix and will become part of Disney+, where they will be available exclusively. Disney’s new SVOD OTT will officially launch in Latin America right next November 17th. As of November 17th (the date [...]

AT&T again exploring a deal for DirecTV

As reported by The Wall Street Journal (TWSJ) this last Friday, August 28th, AT&T is evaluating different options for DirecTV, including a possible sale. According to information from TWSJ, AT&T  and its advisers at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. have been in talks with private-equity suitors about the satellite TV unit, some of the people familiar [...]

Vrio, AT&T unit that controls DirecTV operations in Latin America and Sky Brazil, loses almost 3 million subscribers in Q2

On its Q2 2020 results report presentation, AT&T reported 10.7 million subscribers to Vrio, unit that concentrates DirecTV’s operations in Latin America and Sky Brazil. The figure includes the companys DTH and DirecTV GO (OTT) customers. In addition, the company reported that, when canceling its operations in Venezuela, last May, DirecTV recorded 2.2 million subscribers [...]

HBO Latin America’s original productions are available on HBO Max in the US

HBO announced that, with the aim of bringing content produced in Latin America to worldwide audiences, its original productions from Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile and Brazil are available on the US market through the HBO Max platform, the new WarnerMedia SVOD OTT, launched in May for audiences in the US. A total of 20 original [...]

HBO Max to start its international expansion in Latin America

WarnerMedia confirmed that Latin America will be the region where HBO Max, its SVOD OTT officially launched in the US in late May, will begin its international expansion. The company also announced the appointment of former Hulu Johannes Larcher to lead the process. As reported by several specialized websites, Larcher will join the company in [...]

HBO Max and Salma Hayek’s production company Ventanarosa lock two year first-look deal

HBO Max, WarnerMedia’s SVOD OTT recently launched in the US, announced last week a deal with Ventanarosa, production company led by Mexican actress Salma Hayek, founded in 1998. As part of the collaboration, Hayek will first bring projects to HBO Max for potential development during the next two years. Although the company has been mainly [...]