Tag Archives: Viacom

Disney+ to be available as a Hulu add on

During his opening remarks to the Television Critics Association, Hulus SVP of Originals, Craig Erwich, said that the OTT Disney+, whose launch date is scheduled for November in the US, will soon be included as an add on in the platform, together with others as HBO and CBS All Access, already available.  Essentially, what that [...]

Viacom’s production in Argentina continues its international expansion

Cien días para enamorarse (One hundred days to fall in love), Argentine comedy of Viacom International Studios (VIS) Americas, which was premiered in 2018 on Argentina FTA TV channel Telefe, will be adapted in English for Showtime Networks, in the US. The new version is in charge of VIS and Paramount TV, and is added [...]

Pluto TV launches its Latin version in the US

The OTT Pluto TV officially launched the Pluto TV Latino AVOD platform, which offers a variety of channels in Spanish and Portuguese focused on the US Hispanic market. News had been confirmed days ago by Bob Bakish, Viacoms Executive President, who also informed that the platform will arrive at Latin America at the beginning of [...]

Oi updates its OTT Oi Play with more content customization features

The Brazilian company Oi presented new features in its Oi Play VOD platform, available for iOS and Android devices. The application now has the ‘Pra Trocar’ update, which allows subscribers to choose which OTT content they want to add to their plan. The system works through virtual currencies called plays, and lasts for 30 days. [...]

Pluto TV to arrive at Latin America in 2020

After formalizing the launch of Paramount + in Latin America, Viacom Executive Chairman Bob Bakish announced that the Latin version of  the OTT AVOD Pluto TV will be officially launched next July 1st, with Spanish-speaking channels. The platform was acquired by Viacom in January, for USD 340 million. The launch will initially take place in [...]

OTTs offer a new alternative model to pay TV

During the first Nextv Series Argentinas day, the conference that took place on May 14th and 15th at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires, the OTT Pay TV: skinny bundles and add-on channels panel was developed, in which Federico Llano (Viacom), Gustavo Castro (Movistar), Gustavo Morandé (Zapping TV) and Jose Luiz Ribeiro (Alpha Networks) took [...]

Viacom to launch Pluto TV in Latin America later this year

After announcing the launch of the OTT Paramount + in Latin America with Net and Clarovideo, Viacom intends to expand its OTT Pluto TV internationally and announced the launch of its Spanish version in the US Hispanic, with the aim of arriving at Latin America this year. Bob Bakish, CEO of the company, expressed in [...]

Viacom inaugurates new corporate building in Argentina

A few days before announcing its OTT Paramount+ launching in Latin America, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) officially opened its new corporate headquarters in the Southern Cone, located in San Isidro, 22 kilometers from Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina. The new generation office will serve as a base for all Viacoms entertainment brands operations, in [...]