Tag Archives: OTT

Globo acquires original eOne titles for Globoplay in Brazil

The Canadian studio Entertainment One (eOne) has recently announced an SVOD license agreement with Globo, in order to broadcast Canadian titles Nurses; Burden of Truth and Mary Kills People in Brazil. The agreement establishes that the three eOne Originals will be exclusively released on Globoplay, and was negotiated by David Hanono, Vice President of International [...]

Univision to launch new AVOD OTT for US Hispanic audiences

After announcing its sale on December 29th, shared between Televisa and investment funds SearchLight and ForgeLight, Univision Communications Inc. reported that it plans to launch a new AVOD OTT created exclusively for the Hispanic audience in the US. The platform will be called PrendeTV and will include around 10 thousand hours of free programming in [...]

Discovery+ launches in the US and Europe before arriving at Latin America

Discovery Inc. has officially launched Discovery +, its new SVOD OTT, on January 4th, now available in the US as a D2C product, and in Europe. The international launch of the platform, which will include Latin American countries, including Brazil, is scheduled for 2021 and 2022. The official launch of Discovery+ in the US took [...]

Nordija to launch new IPTV / OTT platform in partnership with Pontis Technologies

Scandinavian IPTV and OTT platform provider Nordija has announced this last Monday, December 21st a partnership agreement with Pontis Technologies, leading integration IP television deployment based in Argentina, to offer a complete end-to-end IPTV / OTT platform, aiming to meet the current needs and requirements of the Latin American market. According to what was officially [...]

Fox News International continues its Latin American expansion and is now available in Chile and Panama

The US company Fox Corp announced last week the expansion of its SVOD OTT Fox News International, recently launched in Mexico, to various countries, including Latin American ones,  such as Chile and Panama, where it is now available. At first, the platform was launched in Mexico in August, and gradually added new countries. As reported [...]

Disney confirms Fox channels rebranding in Latin America from 2021

After several rumors reported by different specialized websites, The Walt Disney Company Latin America has finally confirmed this Thursday, December 17th, that, as of February 2021, Fox channels in the region will be rebranded as Star. This way, Fox Channel will be rebranded as Star Channel; Fox Life will now be Star Life; the new [...]

Flow extends its content offering with Glowstar Media

Flow, SVOD OTT platform owned by the Argentine pay TV operator Cablevision (Telecom Argentina), has officially announced this last Thursday, December 17th, a partnership agreement with the international distribution company Glowstar Media, with the aim of adding new content initiatives to its platform and improving its entertainment offer it provides to its customers. As officially [...]

MercadoLibre offers up to 45% discount on subscription to HBO GO in Latin American countries

As part of the partnership agreement between Mercado Libre and HBO Latin America, announced in July, users of the Latin American e-commerce platform can now subscribe directly to the HBO GO streaming platform and access premium titles, obtaining discounts that range from 10% to 45%, through the Mercado Puntos benefits program. This offer gives Mercado [...]

Amazon Prime Video launches first comedy show in Latin America

Amazon Prime Video has recently announced the launch of its first comedy show  in Latin America, which is titled Ivan Marin, ¿Por que carajos?, and will be officially released on December 25th with the renowned Colombian comedian. ¿Por que carajos? is the first Amazon Exclusive stand.up show in Latin America, recorded by a Latin American [...]