Tag Archives: HBO Max

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 [...]

WarnerMedia bolsters HBO Max launch with seven new distribution partners

Few days before launching its new SVOD OTT, HBO Max, WarnerMedia announced seven new distribution partners for the platform, including Altice USA, Cox Communications, Microsoft Corp, National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC), Samsung, Sony Interactive Entertainment and Verizon. Communications. The OTT will be officially launched this May 27th in the US. Up to now, the official [...]

NBCUniversal to launch Peacock with nine original productions

Peacock, NCBUniversal’s SVOD OTT, will be officially launched on July 15th with nine original productions, as the company officially reported. The platform joins the OTT market together with Disney+, officially launched in November, and HBO Max, which will be released next May 27th. Up to now,  Peacock has not confirmed his arrival date in Latin [...]

WarnerMedia acquires all HBO services in Latin America

WarnerMedia has finalized its acquisition of Ole Communications minority stakes in both HBO Ole Partners and HBO Brasil Partners, the joint ventures between WarnerMedia and Ole Communications , and now owns 100% of all HBO, Cinemax and HBO Go services in Spanish-speaking Latin America and Caribbean, as well as in Brazil. HBO services in Latin [...]

Warner Bros ITVP creates fiction department for Spain and Latin America

With the aim of strengthening its content in the fiction area on TV, Warner Bros. ITVP Spain created a new scripted department, led by Carolina Gonzalez as Fiction Content Director, and Clara Nieto as Business Director, who report to Sebastián Moguilevksy, CEO of the production company in Spain and Portugal. The new scripted area is [...]

DirecTV decreases revenues and loses subscribers in Latin America

In its Q1 2020 quarterly results presentation, AT&T reported 13.2 million subscribers to Vrio, the company’s subsidiary that manages DirecTV’s operations in Latin America. The figure means a 367 thousand subscribers reduction compared to the same period 2019, when the company recorded 13.5 million subscribers. In addition, the results show a 114 thousand subscribers decreasement [...]

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 [...]

WarnerMedia and Charter Communications announce distribution agreement for HBO Max

WarnerMedia (AT&T) announced a multiyear distribution agreement with the US telco Charter Communications, that will make HBO Max, WarnerMedias SVOD OTT, available to Charters customers when it launches, next month. Through the agreement, all of Charters existing HBO subscribers, including subscribers in is Spectrum Silver and Gold packages, will automatically be given access to HBO [...]