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BBC Studios signs with WarnerMedia Latin America for content package for HBO Max

BBC Studios signed with WarnerMedia Latin America for its first premium content package for HBO Max users in the region. As announced, the British company offered more than 100 hours of series, films, documentaries and children’s programs for them to be released through the platform. Latin America is a growing, vibrant and diverse community and [...]

ViacomCBS completed the purchase of Chilevisión from WarnerMedia

ViacomCBS Networks International announced the end of the purchase process for Chilevisión, the most watched channel in Chile in 2021, previously owned by WarnerMedia. The agreement also includes the acquisition of the complete content catalogue as well as its total production capacity. Compared to 2020, the leading open TV signal increased 8.3 points in home [...]

WarnerMedia will no longer broadcast brazilian soccer from 2022

WarnerMedia announced that from 2022 it will no longer broadcast the matches of the Brasileirao soccer championship, after three years in the business. Until the end of 2021, the games will continue to be televised through TNT Sports, its Pay TV signals TNT and Space and its OTTs Estadio TNT Sports and HBO Max. In [...]

Warner Play surpassed 28 million views in first year in Brazil

In 2020, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment renewed its digital presence in Brazil with the launch of Warner Play, a social media-based space designed to strengthen the brand’s bond with its audience. In its first year, the channel surpassed 28 million views and reached more than 200 million people.  Through its YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and [...]

AT&T strengthens HBO Max growth and loses subscribers from its Vrio’s unit after announcing its sale

As part of its Q2 2021 results report presentation, AT&T reported a total of 10.3 million subscribers to Vrio, unit that controls DirecTV Latin America, Sky Brazil and DirecTV GOs operations, sold to the Argentine holding Grupo Werthein, according to the information that was officially announced this week. The reported figure shows a 239 thousand [...]

CNN to launch new streaming platform in Q1 2022

US company CNN (WarnerMedia, AT&T) has officially announced this last Monday, July 19th the launch of its new SVOD OTT, which will be called CNN + and will be launched in Q1 2022. Up to now, the company has not confirmed the arrival date of the platform to Latin America, but it did report that [...]

HBO Max to be available on PS4 and PS5 consoles and puts off its availability on Amazon Fire TV in Latin America

HBO Max, WarnerMedia (AT&T)s SVOD OTT, launched days ago in Latin America, has confirmed that it will soon be available on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 consoles. In addition, and due to problems in the negotiations, the platform will not be launched on Amazon Fire TVs devices in the region yet. The information was reported [...]

FNE approves Chilevision’s sale to ViacomCBS

The Fiscalia Nacional Economica (FNE), entity in charge of defending and promoting free competition in markets or productive areas of Chilean economy, has announced on Monday, July 5th, its decision to approve the sale of 100% of the FTA TV channel Chilevisions shares to ViacomCBS. The operation had been officially confirmed in early April. The [...]

Disney+ launches special offer to access its catalog in Brazil

According to the information reported last week on several specialized websites in Brazil, the SVOD OTT Disney+, launched in Brazil and all of Latin America last November, is launching a new special offer in that country, which will allow access to the platform for R $ 1.90 (USD 0.40) during the first month. The offer [...]

HBO Max launches in Latin America and confirms first distribution partners in the region

HBO Max, WarnerMedias (ATT) new SVOD OTT, is being officially launched today in Latin America, and, this way, it begins its international expansion process, after its launch in the US, at the end of May 2020. At the end of May, WarnerMedia Latin America confirmed that access to HBO Max can be done from smartphones, [...]