Tag Archives: HBO

IFT could apply fines on pay TV channels for exceeding advertising time limit allowed

The Mexican Telecommunications Federal Institute has confirmed that Mexican Pay TV channels are exceeding the advertising time limit, which is six minutes per hour during their broadcasts. Therefore, the regulatory body may apply a fine, as established by the Mexican Federal Telecommunications and Broadcasting Law (LFTR). On December 5th, 2019, executives from Izzi, Sky Mexico, [...]

HBO presents the first teaser for ‘Among Men’, its new Argentinian miniseries

In anticipation of the international premiere of Amongst Men, on April 19th, HBO reveals a first look into the Argentinian miniseries with the launch of its first teaser trailer, available here. To view the teaser, click here. To watch it, HBO requests authentication through a username and password. Announced by HBO last year and composed [...]

VTR features HBO Premium content for its customers with D-Box plans

Chilean pay TV operator VTR announced yesterday that its customers with TV Hogar Digital and Full Digital plans can now access the HBO Premium movies, series and documentaries catalog, without changing the price of current plans that customers have. The agreement guarantees access to the eight HBO Premium channels: HBO; HBO2; HBO Plus; HBO Family; [...]

Cinemax becomes the first interactive channel in Latin America

Cinemax revealed an investment its made into a second-screen technology, which promises to change the way people engage with both brands and TV. This next-generation interactive scanning technology enables users to easily scan a small marker on their TV screen, quickly connecting them to actionable content. The technology was presented in São Paulo last October [...]

The Cable to distribute HBO in St. Kitts

Beginning this month, subscribers of The Cable in St. Kitts will be able to enjoy HBOs award-winning content as part of their offering of channels. The Cable subscribers will now have direct access to thousands of HBO titles, including the eight seasons of the most acclaimed series of all-time Game of Thrones, hit series such [...]

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 rebrand MAX channels in 2020

In 2020 new original productions will arrive at HBO. Among Latin Americans, the fifth season of Chumel con Chumel Torres stands out, and Entre Hombres, held in Argentina, Todxs Nosotrxs, the new Brazilian original series that addresses issues based on the LGBTQIA+ universe and the Colombian series Mil Colmillos, among other planned premieres will be [...]

Telmex confirms Netflix integration in Infinitum packages

Arturo Elias Ayub, of Strategic Alliances and Content Director at America Movil, and responsible for the Telmex Management, confirmed the arrival of Netflix to the company’s Infinitum packages, with offers that go from MX$ 499 (USD 25) to MX $ 1,149 (USD 59). All Telmex packages with Netflix also include different internet connection speeds according [...]

HBO reports 10 million premium clients in Latin America

John Stankey, current CEO at WarnerMedia, said during the last WarnerMedia Day event that HBO reports 10 million premium clients in Latin America, including its pay TV and OTT operations in the region. We recently announced an agreement to acquire full control of our HBO assets in Spanish-speaking Latin America, where we have approximately 10 [...]

HBO Max to be free to AT&T’s HBO subscribers

WarnerMedia will give AT&T customers who subscribe to HBO free access to HBO Max. When it launches, the OTT will be available to about 10 million AT&T customers who also are HBO subscribers for no additional charge, AT&T COO John Stankey said in an interview with Reuters. Stankey also said the telco might include HBO [...]