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Movistar Peru ends 2020 with 136 thousand homes with FTTH in Lima and plans to reach 600 thousand this year

As part of the its 2020 financial results presentation  officially announced on February 12th, Telefonica Peru -where it operates under the Movistar brand, as in the rest of the countries in the region-, announced that it has strengthened its FTTH deployment offer in Lima, and ended the year with about 136 million homes with that [...]

Telefonica cancels Movistar Play’s offer in Mexico

Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica, whose operations in Latin America are known under the Movistar brand, has decided to cancel its Movistar Plays offer  in Mexico, where the SVOD OTT was launched in March 2019. According to the information reported, the decision is part of changes that are being implemented in the company’s digital strategy in [...]

Movistar adds Starzplay’s catalog as part of its OTT and IPTV offer in Argentina

The Argentine telecommunications company Movistar (Telefpnica) officially announced on Monday, November 30th, the integration of the Starzplay platform (Lionsgate) -recently launched in Argentina and Chile as a D2C product – as part of the content offering available on its OTT Movistar Play and in the Movistar TV STBs. Those Movistar customers who wish to access [...]

Movistar moves forward with its original productions plan in the region and announces new Chilean series

Movistar Chile has officially announced this last Friday, October 9th, that it is working on the launch of Los Prisioneros, the company’s first original series in the country, whose filming process is scheduled to begin in January 2021. The series is part of Telefonicas original production plan in Latin America, announced in early April 2019. [...]

Movistar Play relaunches in Argentina with 100 linear TV channels

Movistar Argentina (Telefonica) announced that it began to offer a new plan called Pack Tele, with 100 linear TV channels in HD quality through its Movistar Play platform, launched in Argentina in 2019. Although the OTT already offered around 50 channels in pack format, both in basic and premium pay TV (HBO, the Football Pack [...]

Movistar Chile to increase Amazon Prime Video subscription in September

Movistar Chile announced that its clients will notice an increase in their Amazon Prime Video monthly subscriptions as of September 17th. Movistar clarified that the decision is due to the fact that Amazon decided to change the price of its general offer. The increase is due to the implementation of 19% VAT for foreign companies providing [...]

Onza Distribution to distribute Movistar Latin America’s original series internationally

Spanish distributor Onza Distribution announced an agreement with Movistar to distribute the series it has produced in Latin America, internationally. Up to now, Movistar has launched four original series in the region, made in Peru, Colombia and Argentina. Movistar announced in 2019 a production plan for original series in several Latin American countries and, until [...]

Movistar launches ‘Manual de supervivencia’, its new Argentine production

Movistar has released Manual de Supervivencia earlier this month, its first production made in Argentina, part of the series production plan that the company announced last year. It is a new eight-episode series, which is now available to watch on demand on Movistar Play. Other series also available on the platform are Un dia eres [...]

Almost 22% of Telefonica Chile’s clients are on IPTV

In its Q1 2020 quarterly results report, Telefonica Chile reported 497 thousand accesses to its TV offer. The figure shows a 20.2% decrease in relation to the end of Q1 2019, and 26 thousand fewer accesses compared to Q4 2019. The company also highlighted that its pay TV revenue at the end of Q1 was [...]

Atreseries se suma a la grilla de programación de Movistar TV en Colombia

Atresmedia Internacional anunció que la versión internacional de su canal de TV paga Atreseries amplía su cobertura de la mano de Movistar TV en Colombia. Según detalló oficialmente la compañía, su canal de series ya está disponible para clientes DTH, Fibra TV y la plataforma Movistar Play.  En su programación, Atreseries Internacional cuenta con un [...]