Tag Archives: Peacock

Quibi, HBO Max and Peacock stick with initial launch plans despite global Coronavirus disruption

Quibi, HBO Max and Peacock, new OTTs soon to launch, confirmed that they will keep the originally stipulated release dates despite the impacts that Covid-19 (Coronavirus) is making on the industry globally. As reported by the specialized website Multichannel, a Quibi spokesperson said that our plans for the app launch have not changed, and confirmed [...]

NBC Universal’s OTT Peacock already has its release date, prices and catalog confirmed

NBC Universal announced last week during an event with shareholders in New York new details about Peacock, the company’s new OTT. The platform will be launched on April 15th in the US for Xfinity TV customers (Comcast), and will arrive at the rest of that country on July 15th. As detailed, the OTT will have [...]

Reed Hasting says ‘a new world’ is beginning in the D2C market from November

Reed Hasting, CEO at Netflix, participated of a conference in the Royal Television Society, in Cambridge, UK, and acknowledged that a new world is coming from November, with the launch of OTTs from multiple competitors such as Disney (Disney+), Apple (Apple TV+) and NBC Universal (Peacock). While weve been competing with many people in the [...]

Comcast CEO touts NBCUniversal’s Peacock as AVOD service

Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts touted  NBC Universals upcoming OTT platform Peacock as mainly an ad-supported, direct-to-consumer offering (AVOD). The OTT launch is scheduled for April 2020. During the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference in New York City, he said NBCUniversals Peacock would be offered to Comcasts existing customers for free, especially in the traditional [...]

NBC Universal announces Peacock as the name of its OTT and unveils initial content catalog

NBCUniversal today announced Peacock as the name for its new OTT platform, scheduled to be launched in April 2020 with over 15 thousand hours of content. NBCUniversal also reported that Peacock will be both advertising (AVOD) and subscription (SVOD) supported. Details on pricing and distribution will be announced closer to launch. As NBC Universal officially [...]

NBC Universal nombra Peacock a su nuevo OTT y anuncia producciones originales

NBC Universal anunció hoy que su OTT será denominado Peacock y será lanzado en abril de 2020, con más de 15 mil horas de contenidos. NBC Universal también informó que la plataforma tendrá un modelo mixto, que combinará AVOD y SVOD. Los detalles referidos a precios y distribución serán anunciados en fechas más cercanas al [...]