Tag Archives: BBC Studios

Globo to offer BBC Studios content in Brazil

BBC Studios announced an agreement that grants Brazilian Globo Group the Doctor Who exclusive rights, the oldest BBC global franchise, together with a large number of other content, to be broadcast throughout Brazil. The agreement includes the British science fiction series 1-11 seasons and 12th exclusive rights for pay TV and SVOD format, and other [...]

BBC Studios extends its reach across Africa

BBC Studios has announced that it has licensed over 800 hours of content to clients across Africa in the past six months. The first agreement will be between the studios and Seychelles Broadcasting Company (SBC) and also securing a package deal with a free-to-air broadcaster in Kenya and extending access to BBC Studios content through [...]

HBO Max también adquiere Doctor Who y otras series de la BBC

HBO Max, el OTT de WarnerMedia con fecha de lanzamiento prevista para el próximo año, adquirió los derechos exclusivos de las 11 temporadas de Doctor Who y otras series de la BBC para Estados Unidos como The Office, Top Gear, Luther y The Honorable Woman. Como parte del nuevo acuerdo entre la plataforma y BBC [...]

HBO Max also acquires Doctor Who and other BBC series

HBO Max, WarnerMedias OTT planned to be launched next year, acquired the 11 Doctor Whos seasons and other BBC series broadcasting rights for the US, such as The Office, Top Gear, Luther and The Honorable Woman. As part of the new agreement between the platform and BBC Studios, the OTT will also have the series [...]

BBC sealed deal with Showstopper Media for African version of The Great British Bake Off

Showstopper Media and BBC will adapt the hit cookery show The Great British Bake Off for the East African market. The Kenyan production company signed a deal with BBC Studios for local rights making it a first deal in East Africa, which was announced recently.  Showstopper, co-owned by Daniel Prior and Kiran Jethwa, has successfully [...]

Pluto TV incrementa su audiencia internacional

El OTT linear gratuito Pluto TV, adquirido recientemente por Viacom, registra actualmente un total de 15 millones de usuarios activos mensuales. Según la compañía, Pluto TV finalizó el 2018 con más de 12 millones de suscriptores activos mensuales, de los cuales 7,5 millones estaban en TVs conectadas. Recientemente, la compañía anunció el lanzamiento de Pluto [...]

Pluto TV increases its international audience

The free linear OTT Pluto TV, recently acquired by Viacom, currently records 15 million monthly active users. According to the company, Pluto TV ended 2018 with more than 12 million monthly active subscribers, of which 7.5 million were in connected TVs. Recently, the company announced the launch of Pluto TV in Spanish for Latin America. [...]

BBC Lifestyle unveiled brand new look in South Africa

During the bi-annual Upfront event of BBC Studios in Johannesburg, BBC Lifestyle showcased its brand-new look. The lifestyle channel on DStv has a stylish and in vogue new look highlighting a fresh set of designs and objects around the channels ambition and engaging lifestyle content. As from 20th November, the brand makeover will launch new [...]

BBC Studios extends collaboration with BeIN Media group in MENA

BBC Studios has signed a partnership with BeIN Media Group to scout opportunities for the co-development, co-production and distribution of content in Qatar, the Middle East and Turkey.  As part of the collaboration, BBC Studios and BeIN envisage to seek possibilities for the development and/or production of content, while exploring the acquisition of additional BBC [...]

PlayKids adds BBC’s children’s content in Latin America

BBC Studios Latin America/U.S. Hispanic and PlayKids announced an agreement which will give users of the SVOD app in Latin America immediate access to seven popular CBeebies series, including the award-winning Sarah and Duck, The Clangers and Go Jetters. The series will be available both in Portuguese and Spanish. Other titles included in the agreement [...]