Tag Archives: Original productions

HBO to produce six new titles in Brazil for Latin America

HBO has announced six new Brazilian titles, with distribution for Latin America and the Caribbean including three new original productions that are already in development. They are Area de serviço; O amor segundo Buenos Aires and O beijo adolescente. In addition, HBO Latin America announced three co-productions, already approved by the National Film Agency (Ancine). [...]

RCTV is now available as an OTT

The Venezuelan FTA TV channel Radio Caracas Television (RCTV), closed in 2007 under the Hugo Chavez Government, launched in the last few hours a new OTT, which brings together a catalog with its best historical and original content. The platform is available globally through its web version, as well as on the App Store, Play [...]

Telefonica and Atresmedia create Buendia Estudios to produce fiction content in Spanish globally

As announced in September 2019, Telefonica and Atresmedia are working together to create a joint venture to produce series and films in Spanish worldwide. As reported by the Spanish digital newspaper El Confidencial, the new company will be called Buendia Estudios and, as announced last year, it will be 50% owned both by Telefonica and [...]

WarnerMedia to launch HBO Max in the US on May 27th

WarnerMedia announced May 27th as the official launch date for HBO Max, its new SVOD OTT. The platform will be launched in the US with a USD 14.95 monthly subscription. Up to now, the company no details were given about the companys plans to launch the platform outside the US, although HBO Max is expected [...]

Netflix to develop its first two original productions in Peru

Netflix announced that it will make a film and a series in Peru, which will be its first two original productions in the country. Both projects are expected to be released in 2021. With these news, the OTT continues to expand its original production plan in Latin America: it has recently announced new productions in [...]

Amazon launches new productions in Brazil next year

Amazon announced this week four new original productions for Brazil, some of which are already in the process of filming, and others whose production will start in 2020. Apart from the already announced ‘Tudo or Nada: Seleção Brasileira‘ and ‘Soltos em Floripa’, the platform will also produce the criminal action thriller ‘DOM’, the drama ‘September’ [...]

Disney+ launches in the US, Canada and Holland and releases original productions weekly

Today, Disney launched its long-awaited OTT Disney+ in the US, Canada and Holland. The platform’s debut included a catalog of almost 500 movies and 7,500 TV episodes from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and the company’s original productions. Its monthly subscription is valued at USD 6.99, and it is possible to bundle it [...]

Apple launches its new OTT Apple TV+

Apple TV+, Apples new OTT, was launched today, with an offer that includes original productions from the company available at a USD 4.99 monthly subscription. Those who buy an Apple device (such as iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Ipod Touch or Mac), will be able to access the new OTT contents for free. It is a [...]

HBO Max would arrive at Latin America in 2021

During an event held yesterday in the US, WarnerMedia reported all its HBO Max OTT details, including its price, content, original productions and international plans for the platform, which will finally be launched in May 2020 in the US, and would arrive at Europe and Latin America in 2021, according to several specialized websites. It [...]

WarnerMedia adds new original productions and appointments to HBO Max

Bob Greenblatt, CEO at WarnerMedia, gave new details about HBO Max content offering, with a planned release date for April 2020, to which new original productions are added. This way, the OTT catalog will feature more than 10 thousand hours of content, including those from HBO, Warner Bros and all its brands. ‘WarnerMedia is very [...]