Advanced Television


OTT Atresplayer expands in LatAm

Atresmedia-owned OTT platform Atresplayer is extending its presence in Latin America with its launch in Uruguay through local operators. The company has reached distribution agreements with public operator Antel and cable companies Montecable and TCC to distribute Atresplayer at a monthly price of €4.70. These deals are added to the existing ones with Claro Video […]

January 31, 2024From David Del Valle in Madrid

Spain: Atresplayer surpasses 600,000 subs

Atresmedia-owned streaming service Atresplayer has increased its subscriber numbers by 30 per cent in the last 12 months, rising from 421,000 in November 2022 to 600,000. The platform claims to be the leading local OTT service in Spain, with an offer based on a premium service including TV series, documentaries, news and entertainment programmes. Atresplayer […]

December 21, 2023From David Del Valle in Madrid

Prime Video, Atresmedia integration deal

Spanish TV group Atresmedia and streaming platform Prime Video has reached an agreement to integrate OTT service Atresplayer Premium Familiar into Prime Video’s TV channels line-up. Atresplayer Premium Familiar is now available to all Amazon Prime subscribers for an additional €7.99 a month and offers TV series including Veneno, Los Protegidos (pictured), Cristo Rey, Drag […]

July 5, 2023From David Del Valle in Madrid

Atresplayer: 10 new channels and 540,000 subs

Atresmedia-owned OTT platform Atresplayer has become Spain’s leading streaming service with 539,700 subscribers and over five million users a month. The service is also launching 10 new FAST channels and strengthening its pay-TV offer along with a new design and functionalities. The new FAST channels will include Clásicos, offering popular TV series; Multicine, offering a […]

June 14, 2023From David Del Valle in Madrid

Spain: Big streamers exempted from language quota

Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+, HBO and other global streaming platforms will not have to meet the 6 per cent previously reported regional language obligation as they are not domiciled in Spain. The Spanish cabinet approved a new TV law stating that pay-TV platforms will have to dedicate a minimum 6 per cent of their […]

December 1, 2021From David Del Valle in Madrid

Atresplayer launches on Apple TV

Atresmedia’s OTT service Atresplayer has been added to Apple TV claiming to be the first streaming service available on the app. Atresplayer distributes all Atresmedia’s TV channels – Antena 3, La Sexta, Neox, Nova, Mega and Atreseries – both on live and VoD, as well as TV series and original programmes (documentaries and even entertainment […]

November 19, 2021From David Del Valle in Madrid

Movistar adds Atresplayer and Mitele Plus

Spanish pay-TV platform Movistar has added Atresmedia’s Atresplayer and Mediaset’s Mitele Plus to its line-up. Movistar’s four million subscribers will be able to have access to the premium OTT services via their respective apps in the platform and also through the STB search function. The integration agreement is a timely boost to the platforms in […]

March 18, 2021From David Del Valle in Madrid

Spain: Vodafone adds Atresplayer

Vodafone Spain has added the Atresmedia-owned streaming platform, Atresplayer, to its offering. Vodafone’s subscribers will now have access to all Atresplayer offers, including exclusive content and linear channels (Antena 3, La Sexta, Neo, Nova, Mega and Atreseries) for €2.99 a month. The service enables subscribers to download content and view everything aired from the last […]

January 21, 2021From David Del Valle in Madrid

RTVE to launch new digital platform

Spain’s public broadcaster RTVE is set to launch a new digital platform in 2021 that will include all of its radio and TV content and channels. The new platform will integrate its youth-oriented service Playz and its à la carte offer into one single service that will also include in-house TV content. “We will be […]

December 22, 2020From David Del Valle in Madrid

Drag Race franchise coming to Spain

Media company World of Wonder and distributor Passion Distribution has announced the next international iteration of the Emmy-winning franchise, Drag Race Spain. The series will stream exclusively on WOW Presents Plus in the UK, US and other international markets, day-and-date with the Spanish airing on ATRESplayer Premium. The Spanish version of the franchise beloved worldwide […]

November 16, 2020