Tag Archives: Starz

Starz manages to ban Disney to use the ‘Star’ brand in Brazil

According to the information reported by several specialized websites in Brazil, the US company Lionsgate, owner of the SVOD OTT Starzplay, available in several Latin American markets, and the premium TV network Starz, got a new favorable verdict by the Brazilian Justice , which prevents Disney from using the Star and Star+ brands in the [...]

Disney to be able to use the ‘Star’ brand for its new OTT in Brazil

Brazilian Justice  has officially announced this last Thursday, June 24th that it has finally allowed The Walt Disney Company to use the Star brand to launch its new SVOD OTT in the country after, days ago, the Lionsgate company, focused on distributing film and TV content, and owner of the US premium channels network Starz [...]

Starz sues Disney for using the ‘Star’ and ‘Star+’ brands in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico

According to the information reported by the US specialized website The Wrap, Lionsgate, focused on distributing films and TV content, and owner of the US premium TV network Starz and the SVOD OTT Starzplay, has filed this last Monday, June 7th trademark infringement lawsuits against The Walt Disney Company in the Argentine, Brazilian and Mexican [...]

Starzplay shoots its first Latin American original production in Mexico

The SVOD OTT Starzplay (Lionsgate) has announced last week that it is shooting Señorita 89, its first Latin American original production, which is taking place in different Mexican cities, and will be available in Spanish, with local actors. The series, an original production from Starzplay and Pantaya, will last eight episodes and is co-produced by [...]

Starzplay now available as part of Dish’s offer in Mexico

Starz (Lionsgate) has officially announced this last Friday, February 12th, that its SVOD OTT premium Starzplay is now available for Dishs customers in Mexico. Up to now, the company has not reported details about the Dish packages in which the platform will be included, nor did it inform the value of the monthly subscription to [...]

Starzplay launches as D2C in Colombia

Starz (Lionsgate) has announced on Thursday, December 10th, the official launch of the new international direct-to-consumer Starzplay application in Colombia, with plans to continue with future releases in other countries soon. Colombia joins Chile and Argentina, where Starzplay has been recently launched also as a D2C platform. We are very excited to continue expanding our [...]

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 [...]

Cinepolis Klic expands its content offering with Starzplay

Mexican company Cinepolis has officially announced this last Monday, November 23rd, that its TVOD OTT, called Cinepolis Klic, is expanding its content offering. After having announced its expansion to Chile and having integrated Claro Sports into its offer, the platform will also include, from now on, Starzplay (Lionsgate) titles, which was recently launched in Argentina [...]

Starzplay launches in Argentina and Chile as D2C

Starz (Lionsgate) has announced this Wednesday, October 29th, the launch of the StarzPlay app direct to the consumer in Argentina and Chile, including plans for new launches in more countries during the rest of the year. After first launching the Starzplay app internationally last year, we are excited to expand our direct-to-consumer app in Argentina [...]

Claro offers Starzplay in Brazil

US company Starz (Lionsgate) announced that its OTT Starzplay is now available for Claro customers in Brazil. The launch presents a significant growth marker for the platform, launched in Brazil in 2019 as a D2C app, and also available on Roku devices since this year.  According to the terms of the agreement, during the first [...]