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Starz adds Spanish-language programming

The Starz app, which has more than 1 million subscribers, has increase its content offering by more than 125% to 5,500 titles over the past 14 months. Much of the content increase has been accomplished with the acquisition of nearly 300 Spanish-language movies and telenovela episodes. Some of the titles are the Colombian production El [...]

Starz suma contenido en español

La app del canal Starz, que cuenta con más de un millón de suscriptores, ha aumentado un 125% su oferta de programación en los últimos 14 meses y ya alcanzó 5.500 mil títulos. Parte de este crecimiento es resultado de la adquisición de cerca de 300 películas y telenovelas en español. Entre los títulos se [...]

Vimeo lanza servicio T-VOD global

Vimeo lanzó oficialmente la plataforma transaccional Vimeo on Demand– en asociación con Lionsgate. El servicio está disponible en 150 países e incluye las series del estudio, entre ellas, Orange Is the New Black, Casual, The Royals, Mad Men y Weeds.   Vimeo anunció que también se incorporarán al servicio tres series originales del canal Starz [...]

Vimeo launches global T-VOD service

Vimeo officially launched a new transactional TV service Vimeo On Demand– in partnership with Lionsgate. The service is available in 150 countries including the studios TV series such as Orange Is the New Black, Casual, The Royals, Mad Men and Weeds.   Vimeo also announced that the service will add soon three original series of [...]

Lionsgate compra el canal Starz por USD 4.400 millones

  El estudio de cine y televisión Lionsgate anunció que comprará el canal de TV paga Starz por USD 4.400 millones. Se espera que la operación se concrete hacia fines de este año.   Lionsgate es la compañía detrás de éxitos como la película The Hunger Games y la serie de Netflix Orange Is The [...]

Lionsgate to acquire Starz for USD4.4 billion

  Film and TV studio Lionsgate announced that it will buy Starz for USD4.4 billion in cash and stock. The deal is expected to close by year-end.   Lionsgate is the company behind The Hunger Games movies and Netflixs successful series Orange Is the New Black.  Starz operates its namesake channel, as well as Starz [...]

Jamaica obliga a operadores de TV paga a eliminar 19 canales estadounidensesJamaica forces pay-TV operators to eliminate 19 US channels from their lineups

La Comisión de Radiodifusión de Jamaica resolvió que 19 señales estadounidenses deberán ser eliminadas de las grillas de los operadores de TV paga locales debido a que están infringiendo derechos de autor, ya que esos canales no comercializan derechos para ese país. Se trata de nueve canales de la red Encore y de cuatro de [...]

Starz Play Arabia launches on 3 April in AME

Starz Play Arabia, a subscription based video-on-demand service rolls out in Middle East and North Africa on 3 April. The service was jointly developed by Starz, US based pay-TV broadcaster and Parsifal Entertainment Group, Sweden based media group. Starz Play Arabia has added a series of original programming and movie content from around the world. The [...]

Starz plans new VOD launch in Africa, Middle East

US-based pay-TV broadcaster, Starz, plans to soon launch its video-on-demand (VOD) service, Starz Play, internationally in Africa and Middle East along with its launch in other continents. The announcement comes at a time when the African VoD market has witnessed new additions in VoD services including Times Media Group’s VIDI, Altech’s Altech Node and MobileTVs [...]