Tag Archives: Spain

Netflix to cancel free trial month in Latin American, Caribbean and European countries

Netflix ended its one-month free offer for new subscribers in several Latin American, Caribbean and European countries  Those affected by the measure are Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba,  Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela, according to the official Netflix help page. The OTT did not make this modification in [...]

DAZN could buy Fox Sports Brazil

Sports OTT DAZN, soon to be launched in Brazil, could be one of the  possible candidates to buy Fox Sports in the country, according to Brazilian journalists Eduardo Ohata (Yahoo) and Mauricio Lima (Veja magazine). Fox Sports sale was an Economic Defense Administrative Councils (CADE) decision,  which approved the merger between Fox and Disney but [...]

Rakuten TV develops its international expansion

Rakuten TV, OTT platform based in Spain that includes films and TV series in its offer, announced its expansion to more than 30 European countries, which could also include Asian and Latin American markets. The platform produced its first own film in 2018 and is available under free TVOD and SVOD models. Jacinto Roca, CEO [...]

Amazon Prime Video will broadcast Diego Maradona’s serie

Argentine ex-footballer Diego Maradona will have his bioseries through Amazon Prime Video, which will be named Sueño Bendito. According to official information given by the company,  “It’s a one-hour biopic series that will follow this legendary footballer triumphs and challenges, as well as key moments of both professional career and personal life. Maradona will be [...]

2btube bought Ecuadorian Touché Films and moves towards OTT

Spanish media group 2btube, acquired a majority stake in Touché Films, Ecuadorian comedy sketches Enchufe.tv producer, with the aim of increasing its volume of production, distribution and international expansion. In 2019, Touché Films will launch its first film, entitled ‘Rock n’ Rola’, which will be distributed to Latin America by Sony Pictures. In addition, it [...]

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

Second Football Spanish League, named 1/2/3, 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 [...]

Peru’s IRTP signs co-production deal with RTVE

The National Institute of Radio and Television of Peru (IRTP) signed an agreement with the Spanish corporation RTVE to co-produce a series about the daughter of Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro. Recently, IRTP president Hugo Coya traveled to Spain where he met with RTVE executives to develop the agreement, which was signed in mid-November in Lima, [...]

Movistar reinforces its content strategy with simultaneous premiere in Latam and Spain

“Arde Madrid” will become the first Movistar+ original series to be premiered simultaneously in Spain and Latin America, reaching a potential audience of 100 million people, the company said in a release. It will be available starting on November 8 for clients in 11 countries. In Latin America, Telefónica will air the series on Movistar [...]

Huawei launches OTT in Spain

Huawei announced that it has launched its OTT service, Huawei Video, in Spain and Italy, and with the goal of expanding to other regions. It is available for users of its mobile devices. The monthly subscription costs 4.99 (USD 5.8, the first month is free for two users) and gives access to a content [...]

Atresmedia and Televisa team up to launch telenovelas SVOD service

Atresmedia has signed an agreement with Televisa to launch Novelas Nova, a new subscription VOD service within Atresplayer that will include “the largest library of telenovelas in Spain,” according to a statement. The platform will initially offer 5,000 hours of content. Novels Nova will add series that have not been available in Spain, as well [...]