Tag Archives: Latin America

Disney+ is now available on Roku, LG, Sony, Samsung and Amazon devices in Latin America

After the official launch of Disney+ in Latin America, which took place last Tuesday, November 17th, companies such as Roku, LG, Sony, Samsung and Amazon announced that they are already integrating Disney’s SVOD OTT on their devices. The first of these companies to officially announce the integration of the platform on its smart TVs was [...]

JC Acosta: ‘Our aim with Pluto TV is to become the undisputed AVOD leaders in Latin America’

JC Acosta, President at ViacomCBS International Studios & ViacomCBS Networks Americas, was interviewed by Nextv News Latin America, and gave details about Pluto TV’s performance in the region; the goals set for the AVOD OTT in Latin America; its launch in Brazil, which will take place in December, and the boom of AVOD platforms that [...]

Funimation officially launches in Brazil and Mexico

According to several specialized websites, Funimation, new SVOD OTT focused on anime content, is now available in Brazil and Mexico, thus making its official arrival at Latin America. The platform was already available in the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. As reported, the platform is initially available through its website, although it [...]

SVOD in Latin America will be a ‘game of three’

As reported on a recent research developed by Dataxis published last November 18th, the SVOD OTT market in Latin America accelerated its growth and, by 2025, it is expected to reach 131 million paid accounts in service, more than three times its volume in 2019. This expansion will dilute the broad dominance of Netflix but [...]

Discovery to represent Sony’s advertising sales in Brazil and Mexico

Discovery Latin America & US Hispanic (DLA / USH – Discovery Inc), has recently announced an agreement with Sony Pictures Television (SPT) through which DLA / USH will become SPTs advertising sales representative in Brazil and Mexico, and pan regional sales from Florida, US. Under the terms of the agreement, DLA / USH will represent [...]

Underground works on more than 20 productions for Telemundo

Sebastián Ortega, Executive Producer at Underground Producciones and Development Director at Telemundo Global Studios, reported that the Argentine production company, acquired by Telemundo in 2019, is working on more than 20 projects for the next two years. We have many plans for the future. We are planning to launch more than 20 shows that we [...]

Disney+ officially launches in Latin America

One year after its official launch in the US, Disney+, Disney’s new SVOD OTT, has officially arrived at Latin America yesterday, to be the exclusive destination for all Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars and National Geographic titles. The launch of Disney+ in Latin America is a milestone in the companys history in the region, and [...]

HBO Max is coming to Amazon Fire TV and Fire Tablets in the US

WarnerMedia has officially announced that HBO Max, its SVOD OTT, recently launched in the US and with international expansion plans to Latin America, will be available starting today on streaming devices Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV smart TVs and Fire tablets. As officially reported by WarnerMedia, HBO Max offers 10 thousand hours of curated content, [...]

Before launching in Latin America, Disney + records more than 73 million subscribers globally

This last Thursday, The Walt Disney Company published its results presentation for the fourth fiscal quarter of the company, where it reported that, during the first year of performance after its launch, which took place in the US on November 12th, 2019 , Disney+ reported a total of 73.7 million subscribers globally as of October [...]

Castalia Communications to represent Eddye’s content in Latin America

HITN and Castalia Communications have announced a partnership agreement, through which Castalia will represent Edyes content, HITN’s SVOD OTT, focused on children’s content, throughout Latin America. Eddye’s contents are aimed at children from 2 to 6 years old, with programs selected and developed by a team of professionals made up of psychologists, pediatricians and pedagogues. [...]