Tag Archives: Telemundo

Globoplay strengthens its content offering with productions from Televisa, Caracol, RCN and Telemundo

Brazilian SVOD OTT Globoplay (Grupo Globo) is strengthening its catalog with productions made in Latin America, and announced last week the acquisition of series from Televisa (Mexico), Caracol (Colombia), RCN (Colombia) and Telemundo (US). The acquisitions include titles such as Rubí, which will premiere today, Monday, June 14th, and other Televisas productions, such as Maria [...]

Comcast’s AVOD OTT Xumo launches three linear Spanish-language Telemundo channels

Xumo, Comcasts AVOD OTT, has announced the launch of three linear Spanish-language Telemundo channels as part of its catalog. The new channels are Telemundo al dia; Telemundo Realities and Telemundo Novelas. According to the information reported, the channels are part of a long-term partnership, which will offer more than 3 thousand hours of Telemundo content [...]

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 [...]

Peacock strikes content licensing agreement with ViacomCBS

Days before its launch, scheduled for next July 15th, Peacock, NBCUniversal’s new SVOD OTT, announced an agreement to license Paramount movies, and series from the ViacomCBS catalog. Up to now, the company has not confirmed the platforms launch date for Latin America. Hit series, including Ray Donovan, The Affair, Charmed, Undercover Boss, The Game, Everybody [...]

Telemundo launches new spanish-language streams available on Amazon Alexa-enabled devices

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises announced it has partnered with Amazon to launch new Spanish-language content on Alexa, Amazons cloud-based voice service, available through the companys Echo devices.  According to the announcement, Telemundo will provide streams of its top TV programming. including top series and special reports from award-winning Telemundo Noticias, and shows like Al rojo vivo, [...]

Mega to launch 100 dias para enamorarse Chilean version

A year after acquiring the format, the Chilean TV channel Mega joined DDRío content producer to adapt 100 dias para enamorarse, originally produced for the Argentine FTA TV channel Telefe in the country, where it will be broadcast at night. 100 dias para enamorarse tells the story of Laura and Antonia, two friends who, after [...]

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 [...]

Telemundo acquires Argentina’s Underground Producciones

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has acquired leading Argentine production company Underground Producciones, according to what the specialized media Variety reported. Telemundos new wholly-owned subsidiary will continue under the leadership of its General Director, Sebastian Ortega, who joins the development and creative team of Telemundo Global Studios. The agreements financial terms were not disclosed. Acquiring Underground Producciones [...]

Luis Miguel series to have a second season next year

After confirming that Mexican singer Luis Miguel’s series will arrive at Mexico’s FTA TV in August, Miguel Aleman Magnani, producer and shareholder of Gato Grande Productions, informed that the series will have a second season starting in 2020. About the story, he said that it will be a continuity of what was seen in the [...]