Tag Archives: Latin America

StarzPlay acquires upcoming Batman prequel series for Latin America

StarzPlay, the Starz streaming platform recently launched in Latin America, announced the tights acquisition o the Pennyworth drama series, which will premiere in October in Latin America, Germany, Australia, Belgium, Spain, Italy, Ireland, Luxembourg and the UK. The series will last 10 episodes and will be produced by Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon. Its  distribution [...]

YOFC continues its Latin American expansion

YOFC Yangtze Fiber Optic and Cable Company Ltd of China, considered the largest fiber optic and cable supplier worldwide, is aimed to expand itself from Asia, with a view to Africa and Latin America. The company’s first commercial investment in the region took place in Peru, and its goal is to become the largest network [...]

Televisa to launch eSports channel BitMe next July 15th

Televisa presented yesterday in Mexico BitMe, its new pay TV channel focused on eSports, videogames, technology, anime and geek culture. The channel will be officially launched next July 15th, and will be available on Spanish-language pay TV in Latin America. In Mexico, it will be part of Izzi, Total Play and Skys programming grids. It [...]

RTVE information channel is now available in Puerto Rico

The Radio Television Española (RTVE) TV channel has already started its broadcasts in FTA TV for Puerto Rico through Telecinco Inc. It is a 24-hour channel based on news, debates, live broadcasts and other cultural and current contents. We are very happy and confident wit this new launching. The new format will allow the Puerto [...]

Boomerang launches Brazilian series WeeBoom in Latin America

The pay TV channel Boomerang announced it will premiere the Brazilian series WeeBoom, a co-production between Turner and Split Studio developed especially for the channel, which will be broadcast this Friday, July 5th.  The project will last 26 episodes of seven minutes each. The first 13 will be available throughout Latin America, in Portuguese and [...]

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 [...]

DocuBay, SVOD platform focused on documentaries, to be launched in July

The DocuBay platform, which will offer a catalog focused exclusively on documentaries, plans its global commercial launch for July, including Latin American countries. It is an SVOD platform based in India, whose main contents will focus on several genres, mainly science, history, nature and culture. DocuBay can be accessed from all over the world and [...]

A+E Networks updates its on demand platforms in Latin America

Cesar Sabroso, Marketing, Affiliates and Corporate Communications VP at A+E Networks Latin America, said the company is renewing its platforms to improve its customers experience in the on demand and A + E Play content consumption. In addition, he advanced programming news of the four brands of the company and gave details of original production [...]

RTVE, Chilevision and Boomerang TV produce series based on novel by Isabel Allende

RTVE, the Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevision and the Spanish TV production company Boomerang TV will co-produce together Ines del alma mia, novel written by Chilean writer Isabel Allende, which has been translated into more than 30 languages. The author, involved from the beginning in the project, closely follows the adaptation process of this international [...]

SES and Sersat deploy content delivery platform in Latin America

The satellite company SES announced the creation of a new platform developed on the SES-14 satellite in partnership with Sarsat (Datco Group), a leader in the telecommunications sector in Argentina, which will deploy more facilities for the delivery of video content to pay TV operators, programmers and broadcasters in Latin America. With the new platform, [...]