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ViacomCBS to launch new premium SVOD OTT in Latin America in 2021

During its Q2 2020 quarterly results presentation, ViacomCBS announced the launch of a new premium SVOD OTT, scheduled for early 2021. As confirmed by ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI), its international expansion will begin in Australia, and then reach Latin America. and the Nordic Countries, and will be developed together with distribution partners with whom VCNI [...]

ViacomCBS channels are added to DirecTV GO in Mexico

ViacomCBS Networks Americas announced that its global channels MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr, Comedy Central and Paramount Channel are already part of the DirecTV GOs content catalog in Mexico, where it was launched on Tuesday, March 24th. Apart from the already mentioned  linear TV channels, DirecTV GO subscribers in Mexico will also have a VOD catalog, [...]

Pierluigi Gazzolo to lead OTT and VIS and Juan Acosta to be VIMN Americas President

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) appointed Pierluigi Gazzolo as new President of the companys  OTT International division and Viacom International Studios (VIS), while Juan JC Acosta, the company’s Executive VP and COO, will serve as President at VIMN Americas. New job positions will be valid from January 3rd, 2020, and both executives will report to [...]

Telefe and MTV deliver live broadcasts using CenturyLink’s Vyvx solutions

According to what was reported on the global technology provider CenturyLinks official website,  Viacom International Media Networks Americas (who bought FTA TV channel Telefe) broadcasts live events using Vyvx, a high quality content delivery solution provided by CenturyLink. Working with Viacom, we determined that Vvyx is the ideal solution for entertainment companies with a need [...]

Viacom produces reality for MTV and Amazon Prime Video in Brazil

Viacom International Studios (VIS) and Amazon Prime Video announced they started to produce  the next edition of the reality show Ex on the Beach Brazil: Celebrities in Brazilian city Trancoso. The show will have 12 60-minutes episodes and will be watched through MTV and Amazon Prime Video at the end of the year. The reality [...]

Sky Brazil adds TV channels to its programming grid during June

The Brazilian pay TV channel Sky will include new channels in its content offer starting in June. The main additions will be HBO, AMC, Fox Life, E!, AXN, TLC and MTV. The first channel to be added to Skys  programming grid is AMC, specialized in series and films. Later, HBO will be incorporated, in addition [...]

Viacom inaugurates new corporate building in Argentina

A few days before announcing its OTT Paramount+ launching in Latin America, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) officially opened its new corporate headquarters in the Southern Cone, located in San Isidro, 22 kilometers from Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina. The new generation office will serve as a base for all Viacoms entertainment brands operations, in [...]

Viacom launches its OTT Paramount+ in Latin America on April 30th

Viacom International Media Networks announced it will launch its OTT Paramount + in Latin America. Its catalog will include the companys regional contents, and will be marketed through operators and directly to the consumer. The chosen date for the launch is April 30th through the Brazilian operator Net, to later expand it to the entire [...]