Tag Archives: Starz

STARZPLAY continues to expand in Latin America with Claro Video and DIRECTV Go

STARZPLAY, STARZ’s streaming service, continues to expand in Latin America after having reached two new agreements with operators in the region. First, DIRECTV integrated the OTT to its DIRECTV Go platform in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Mexico. But also, Claro incorporated the app into its Claro Video catalogue, available to the Mexican public. [...]

Starzplay launches five original Latin American series in Mexico

The streaming service Starzplay announced the launch of five new original productions made in Latin America, available to all subscribers in Mexico. Señorita 89, MalaYerba, Toda la Sangre, El Refugio and Express will arrive on the platform in 2022, expanding the OTT’s content offering in Spanish. During the presentation event, Superna Kalle, president of the [...]

Lionsgate Announces Possible Sale of Starz

Lionsgate vice president Michael Burns announced that the company sees significant potential in the sale of the Starz premium channels brand, and that it could be a possibility if investors evaluate its studio and television operations separately. If the transaction is completed, the change would also affect the content offer in Latin America, where the [...]

Dataxis opens registration for Nextv Content Distribution Latin America on its first virtual edition

Going on with its virtual events agenda planned for the second half of 2021, Dataxis announces the first Nextv Content Distribution Latin Americas virtual edition, which will take place on Tuesday, September 28th and Wednesday, September 29th, both days from 9:00 AM (CDMX-COL). Registration for the conference is now open, and can be done here. [...]

Dataxis opens registration for Nextv Content Distribution Latin America on its first virtual edition

Going on with its virtual events agenda planned for the second half of 2021, Dataxis announces the first Nextv Content Distribution Latin Americas virtual edition, which will take place on Tuesday, September 28th and Wednesday, September 29th, both days from 9:00 AM (CDMX-COL). Registration for the conference is now open, and can be done here. [...]

Dataxis opens registration for Nextv Content Distribution Latin America on its first virtual edition

Going on with its virtual events agenda planned for the second half of 2021, Dataxis announces the first Nextv Content Distribution Latin Americas virtual edition, which will take place on Tuesday, September 28th and Wednesday, September 29th, both days from 9:00 AM (CDMX-COL). Registration for the conference is now open, and can be done here. [...]

Disney agrees with Lionsgate and will pay almost USD 10 million to use the ‘Star’ and ‘Star+’ brands in Brazil

Brazilian website UOL has reported this last Monday, August 9th, that The Walt Disney Company and Lionsgate, owner of the SVOD OTT Starzplay and the premium TV network Starz, have finally run an agreement so that Disney can use the Star and Star+ brands in Brazil. Up to now, neither company has officially expressed itself [...]

Disney offers almost USD 10 million to use the ‘Star+’ brand in Brazil

According to the information reported on several specialized websites in Brazil, The Walt Disney Company has offered itself to pay R$ 50 million (about USD 9.6 million) to the premium TV network Starz (Lionsgate), with the aim of to solving the existing legal dispute between both companies for the use of the Star and Star+ [...]

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 [...]