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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 [...]

Claro now offers its new STB in more Brazilian cities

According to several specialized websites in Brazil, the Brazilian telecommunications company Claro (America Móvil) launched Claro Box TV, its new STB, initially available for São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, in seven new Brazilian cities. With the expansion of the offer, the device is also available from now on in Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Campinas, Curitiba, [...]

Viu Review launches app with personalized recommendations for films and series in Brazil

Viu Review, a personalized recommendation service for movies and series, has recently launched its app, VRW, for Android and iOS devices, available for free. Created by Andre Siqueira, the desktop version of the platform was launched in January 2019 with the aim of helping Brazilian subscribers to different streaming offers decide between the best series  [...]

Netflix includes linear channel as part of its catalog

Netflix has announced last week that it has included a linear channel as part of its content offering for the first time. The SVOD OTT, which records 36.3 million subscribers in Latin America according to its latest quarterly results report, named its new channel Direct, in which it will broadcast series such as The Crown; [...]

Netflix to launch 10 new Latin American original productions between 2020 and 2021

Days after presenting its Q3 2020 results report, Netflix announced the next 10 original productions that it will launch in Latin America for the 2020/2021 season. Titles include documentary series, fiction series and films, and entertainment content; and they come from Argentina, Colombia, the US Hispanic and Mexico. This last October 27th, Netflix premiered the [...]

Netflix slows its subscribers base growth and ends Q3 2020 with 36.3 million subscribers in Latin America

As part of its Q3 2020 results report presentation, Netflix reported a total of 36.3 million subscribers in Latin America. Although the figure shows an increase in relation to the number of clients reported at the end of Q2 2020 in the region, during the last three months there was a slowdown in terms of [...]

‘Narcos’ arrives at Colombian FTA TV through Canal 1

Shortly after the Netflix series Narcos, produced by Gaumont for the platform, was acquired by Pluto TV for it to be broadcasted in the US, Canal 1 reported that it has acquired the series to be aired on FTA TV. As detailed, the series will premiere on the Colombian channel today, and will be broadcast [...]

Telcel launches new plans with Netflix and Claro Video included

Mexican telecommunications company Telcel (America Movil) announced the launch of new packages with the Netflix subscription included, which it called Max Play. Apart from Netflix, the company’s customers will also have free access to Claro Video. Plans include a promotion with double GBs; in addition to minutes, unlimited SMS and access to different social networks [...]

Disney catalog not to be available on Amazon Prime Video as of October

As reported by various specialized websites, due to the confirmation of Disney+ arrival at Latin America, scheduled for next November 17th, the Disney catalog will be removed from Amazon Prime Video on September 30th. As reported by Diego Lerner, President of The Walt Disney Company Latin America, upon confirming the full Disney+ catalog in Latin [...]

Entel Chile launches new OTT and Android TV STB

Chilean telecommunications company Entel announced on Monday the launch of Entel TV, its new OTT, which, according to what it officially reported, can be accessed from smart TVs, tablets and smartphones. The platform joins 41 available TV channels, including Chilean channels; from Disney; Turner and international ones. In addition, Entel TV offers the possibility of [...]