Roku announced that the OTT DirecTV GO is available from today on the Roku streaming platform in Chile, Colombia and Peru. Through DirecTV GO, Roku clients will be able to access live and on-demand programming -movies and the best HD TV series included-.
‘We are glad to add DirecTV GO to the Roku platform, which allows our clients to enjoy hundreds of channels, including live sports, news and TV series’ said Yulia Poltorak, Director, Int’l Content Distribution at Roku Inc. ‘We aim to make streaming available for everyone, and an important part of it is to offer the best local content through key services such as DirecTV GO’, she added.
DirecTV GO is available for Roku’s clients in the Roku Channel Store, located on their device’s main screen. The OTT is available in Chile, Colombia and Peru, and anyone can subscribe exclusively with a monthly plan through this link. Apart from that, those who already have a DirecTV subscription in Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Peru will have DirecTV GO available for free. As reported by the company, now all prepaid and postpaid customers in those countries will have access to DirecTV GO on Roku.
DirecTV GO’s entertainment experience includes series, documentaries, live content and movies to watch on Roku devices. Its catalog also includes complete sports coverages and DirecTV Sports contents such as LaLiga Santander, Ligue 1 Conforama and the German Cup (DFB Pokal), together with other competitions such as the UEFA Nations League, Eurocopa 2020 Qualifiers, U17 FIFA World Cup Brazil 2019, and the best of basketball through the Euroleague. With the integration, Roku’s clients can enjoy several channels like TNT, Animal Planet, AXN, Cartoon Network, Cinemax, Discovery, Discovery Kids, Disney Channel and ESPN on DirecTV GO.
The on demand programming catalog includes series such as Big Little Lies, Chernobyl and Game of Thrones (HBO), and films like Deadpool 2, Bohemian Rhapsody: the story of Freddie Mercury (Fox Premium), The Meg and Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation (HBO). The channel OnDirecTV is also included, with series like Fargo, Discovery of Witches, Save me and Todo por el juego, movies, documentaries, gigs and US talk shows such as The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Roku devices are available for sale in major retailers in Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Peru.