Category Archives: Pay TV

Disney to broadcast Disney+ content on its pay TV channels before launching the platform in Latin America

A few days before Disney+ is launched in Latin America, The Walt Disney Company announced that, between November 11th and 16th, some content that will be exclusively available on the platform will be broadcast through Fox Channel, FX, Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior and National Geographic. A few days before the launch of Disney [...]

Pablo Monti: ‘Introducing esports on the pay TV market will be successful in the future’

Another of the panels that made up the agenda of Sportv Series Latin America, the first virtual event developed by Dataxis last October 6th, was titled How to introduce the esports ‘boom’ in pay TV? The panel was starred by Damian Szafirsztein, Owner & Commercial Director at Gillette Infinity Esports Latam; Leonardo De Biase, Founder [...]

Televisa to add Disney+ to Izzi’s catalog in Mexico

As reported from Televisa, Disney+, Disneys SVOD OTT, which will be officially launched in Latin America on November 17th, will be offered as an additional service for Izzi subscribers, with the aim of enhancing the pay TV offer available at Televisa’s operator. During the last analyst conference due to Televisas Q3 quarterly results report presentation, [...]

SPI/FilmBox to launch new Timeless Dizi Channel (TDC) on DStv

SPI/FilmBox has announced the launch of the new Timeless Dizi Channel (TDC), which will be available on DStv Premium, Compact Plus, Compact and Family. We are very excited about launching on DStv as a leading video entertainment platform in Africa. This brings the Timeless Dizi Channel to a wider audience across the region. SPI and [...]

Arabic reality TV series ‘Yalla Neta’sha’ launched on OSN

The very much anticipated Original Arabic series Yalla Netasha adapted from the English version Come Dine With Me has been officially launched on OSN. The reality series consisting of 4 hosts each week, from multiple nationalities such as Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, UAE, amongst others, will be broadcasted on every Sunday to Thursday on both OSN [...]

Pay TV operators and content aggregation to star the coming Dataxis virtual panel

Dataxis, through its Nextv Series Latin America Virtual Panel area, is helding a new virtual panel this coming Wednesday, October 21st, entitled Pay TV operators as super aggregators: keeping the consumer for any content. The event is scheduled to start at 1:00 PM (ART) and will be held in English, sponsored by Metrological. Registration is [...]

Grupo Octubre officially launches a new news channel in Argentina

As reported by various Argentine websites, Argentine Grupo Octubre launched the IP channel (Informacion Periodistica) on October 17th. The channel is available on channels 24 of the pay TV operator Cablevision and channel 24.5 of the TDA, and also by streaming through the ip.digital website. Other websites also report that the channel is available on [...]

OSN to launch new Original series in November

OSN in partnership with global distributor, Fremantle to launch its first OSN Original series with an eight-part action thriller series, No Mans Land. This new series will be broadcasted in November. Set in Syria, No Mans Land is about the Syrian war through the eyes of a young French man, in search of his estranged [...]