Tag Archives: The Walt Disney Company Latin America

Fox channels in Latin America to be rebranded as ‘Star’ from February 22nd

The Walt Disney Company Latin America has officially announced this Wednesday, February 3rd, that it will rebrand Fox channels as Star starting on the 22nd this month. In December 2020, Disney had confirmed that the change would take place in February 2021 but, up to now, no details had been given on the exact date. [...]

Telecentro makes offer for Professional Football League’s TV rights in Argentina

The Argentine Football Association (AFA), the entity that regulates football leagues disputed in Argentina, has officially reported this Wednesday, January 27th, that the pay TV operator Telecentro made an offer to acquire the Argentine Professional Football Leagues TV rights. However, the regulator rejected the initiative, and explained that Telecentro’s offer had lower economic conditions in [...]

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 [...]

Disney to rebrand Fox channels in Latin America as ‘Star’

As reported by several specialized websites in Latin America, Disney plans to rebrand Fox channels in the region as Star as of February 2021. Although no Disney executive has expressed himself on the matter yet, an official announcement with more details is expected for the coming days.  The Star brand is owned by Disney since [...]

Disney+ launches original content produced in Latin America

The Walt Disney Company Latin America has officially announced this Monday the first original, local and exclusive Disney+ productions -new Disney´s SVOD OTT recently launched in Latin America-, entirely produced in the region. Its premieres will take place exclusively on the platform between 2020 and 2021. With the new releases, the company reinforces its commitment [...]

Disney+ to include original Latin American series from its debut in the region

While implementing different partnerships before its official launch in Latin America, Disney+ continues to give details about the catalog that it will feature in the region. Recently, from the platforms official social networks they began to report details of Sobrevolando, an original Latin American production that will be available on Disney+ from the day of [...]

Disney to broadcast Disney+ content on its pay TV channels before launching the platform in Latin America

A few days before Disney+ is launched in Latin America, The Walt Disney Company announced that, between November 11th and 16th, some content that will be exclusively available on the platform will be broadcast through Fox Channel, FX, Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior and National Geographic. A few days before the launch of Disney [...]

Diego Lerner anticipates details on Disney+ arrival at Latin America

In an exclusive interview with the Argentine newspaper La Nacion, and just over a month after the launch of Disney+ in Latin America, scheduled for November 17th, Diego Lerner, President at The Walt Disney Company Latin America, gave details on the strategy of launch of the platform, whose catalog in the region will include a [...]

Hernan Estrada is appointed new The World Disney Company’s General Manager in Brazil

Hernan Estrada was appointed new The Walt Disney Company General Manager in Brazil, and will be responsible for managing the company’s In-Home and Out-of-Home businesses in the country, together with the company’s regional business leaders in each services and business. In this position, Estrada will directly report to Diego Lerner, President at The Walt Disney [...]

Monzon arrives at Netflix in October

The series Monzon, a The Walt Disney Latin America and Pampa Films original production, will be available on Netflix from next October 25th. The production, which examines Argentine boxer Carlos Monzons life, had its TV debut last June 17 th through Space, with a double episode without ads, which was broadcast in all Latin America. [...]