Tag Archives: Latin America

Movistar’s first original production in Latin America is now available on Movistar Play

Un dia eres joven, the first original series produced by Movistar in Latin America, filmed in Peru and with eight episodes long, is now available on Movistar Play. According to what Movistar has officially reported,  two episodes will be released per week. The series focuses on five friends who are about to celebrate their 30 [...]

ADDA becomes the first Latin American series to be released in Holland

Amar Después de Amar, (ADDA), a Viacom International Studios (VIS) series, premiered in Holland through Dutch Channels, and became the first Latin American production in reaching that market. Apart from Holland,, the original series has already arrived at multiple markets, such as Bolivia, Chile, Honduras, Israel, Poland, Uruguay and Vietnam. In addition, adapted versions of [...]

DirecTV takes the Basketball FIBA World Cup from China to Latin America

The FIBA Basketball World Cup, which this time will be held at eight locations in the main Chinese cities, will be available between August 31st and September 15th on DirecTV and the DirecTV Sports App, DirecTV Sports.com and DirecTV GO platforms. 32 teams will participate in the competition for the first time. For Latin America, [...]

Alianza restructures itself and creates executive board to advance in combating content piracy

In an effort to more closely align with priorities for future consolidated strategies against piracy, the organization Alianza (Contra Pirateria de Television Paga) announced its restructuring with the creation of an executive board of officers. The executive board will be comprised of members from DirecTV, Discovery, ESPN, FOX and Turner, a group of content providers, [...]

Guess my Age arrives at Uruguayan FTA TV through Canal 10

Guess My Age, Vivendi Entertainments format, will add a new Latin American local adaptation through the Uruguayan FTA channel Canal 10, which will premiere the format next week, named El Juego del Año. Each week, a couple – friends, relatives, co-workers and others- will take part in a cunning, instinct and general culture game, with [...]

Mediapro to implement VAR technology in Paraguayan football

The Spanish company Mediapro ran an agreement with the Paraguayan Football Association (APF) to implement VAR technology (acronym from the so-called Video Assistant Referee) in the countrys Professional Football serie A (also called Division de Honor), to the 2020, 2021 and 2022 seasons.  Having fulfilled all the necessary requirements, the Paraguayan Football Associations Executive Council [...]

HBO Extras adds Chernobyl special content

HBO just announced that subscribers in Latin America and the Caribbean can now enjoy the epic five-part miniseries Chernobyl with the added second screen experience offered in the HBO Extras app. With it, viewers will have access, among other things, to intriguing data; memes and theories related to the series that you would not find [...]

DirecTV to take the Basketball FIBA World Cup from China to Latin America

The FIBA Basketball World Cup, which this time will be held at eight locations in the main Chinese cities, will be available between August 31st and September 15th on DirecTV and the DirecTV Sports App, DirecTV Sports.com and DirecTV GO platforms. 32 teams will participate in the competition for the first time. For Latin America, [...]

Disney+ to be launched in Latin America in 2020

During the last D23 Expo 2019, organized by Disney, the company announced that Disney+, its new OTT platform, will be available in Latin America in 2020. In the US and other recently announced countries, the date chosen is next November 12th. In terms of prices, the company has already confirmed that in the US, the [...]

Spanish League 1/2/3 will be broadcasted on YouTube for Latin America

Football 1/2/3 Spanish League will be broadcasted on the Internet by the OTT platform YouTube for Latin America. It will also include narrations in English, in order to improve international diffusion. Spanish football matches broadcasters will all be able for various African, Assian, European and American countries, even in those in which there is no [...]