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HBO GO joins Roku platform in LatAm

September 23, 2019

HBO GO users are now able to watch HBO content on the Roku platform in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, and Peru.

Roku users will now have direct access to thousands of HBO titles, including the eight seasons of Game of Thrones, hit series such as Chernobyl, The Sopranos, Westworld and Big Little Lies, and local productions from Latin America such as Joint Venture, The Bronze Garden, Epitafios, Capadocia and more.

The HBO GO channel is available in the Roku Channel Store, located on the home screen of their Roku device. Current subscribers can log onto their account directly on their Roku device by selecting the HBO GO channel, while new users will be able to subscribe for HBO GO directly through the Roku platform.

“We are constantly exploring easy, quick, alternative ways for our consumers to access our exclusive award-winning content,” said Dionne Bermudez, Vice President of Digital Distribution and Business Research at HBO Latin America. ”With Roku, we’re expanding our reach to key audiences across our region, while providing yet another way for our fans to watch their favourite titles wherever, whenever, and however they prefer.”

“HBO GO is one of the most requested TV subscription services in Latin America and we are thrilled to finally be able to offer this important channel and all of HBO’s great programming to our users throughout the region,” added Yulia Poltorak, Director of International Content Distribution at Roku. “This important content addition brings streaming entertainment for everyone in the family.”

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