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MotorTrend launches VELOZ TV

MotorTrend Group, a Warner Bros Discovery company, has announced the launch of its first Spanish-language FAST TV channel, MotorTrend VELOZ TV. There will be 12 series to start on the 24/7 channel, including Shorty’s Dream Shop, with the first majority Latino cast from MotorTrend, as well as popular programmes including Bitchin’ Rides, Inside West Coast […]

October 13, 2023

Brightcove appoints Levine as Chief Product Officer

Brightcove, the video streaming technology company, has announced Scott Levine as their Chief Product Officer. Reporting directly to the CEO, Levine will oversee product management, engineering, and programme management. He is responsible for leading, setting, and executing the engineering and product vision for the entire organisation. Promoted from senior vice president and head of product, […]

August 25, 2023

TelevisaUnivision Q2 revenue up 11%

TelevisaUnivision, the Spanish-language media and content company, has announced financial results for Q2 with total revenue growing 11 per cent to $1.2 billion (€1bn), driven by growth across all major revenue streams in both geographies. Advertising revenue increased 10 per cent. In the US, advertising revenue increased 1 per cent reflecting strength in national advertising […]

July 20, 2023

ViX expands in Colombia with RCN

ViX, the Spanish-language streaming service, has announced an agreement with RCN to drive expansion and broaden the service’s presence in Colombia, through exclusive content on the platform, original local production and promotional support on the network.  With this agreement, ViX will consolidate its presence in Colombia by bringing its catalogue of global content to a […]

July 12, 2023

AEW, ViX sign LatAm, Caribbean streaming deal

ViX, the Spanish-language streaming service owned by TelevisaUnivision, and US professional wrestling organisation, All Elite Wrestling (AEW), have announced a multi-year agreement that will bring AEW content exclusively to ViX subscribers in Mexico, as well as countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Effective immediately, subscriber to ViX’s premium plan in the regions listed above […]

July 6, 2023By Nik Roseveare

ViX joins Roku’s subscription line-up

TV streaming platform Roku and Spanish-language media and content company TelevisaUnivision have confirmed that TelevisaUnivision’s streaming service ViX’s premium tier is now part of Roku’s line-up of Premium Subscriptions. As a streaming service exclusively serving the Spanish-speaking world, the premium tier of ViX features a library of content originally produced in Spanish, across a variety […]

May 25, 2023

Research: Content quality key for Latinx viewers

Latinx TV content viewers in the US over-index for having subscription streaming services (SVoDs) compared to total market consumers, according to the newly released FOCUS Latinx Volume 1: Subscriptions report by Horowitz Research. The report finds that 76 per cent of Latinx TV content viewers subscribe to at least one SVoD service, compared to 67 […]

May 12, 2023

ViX acquires Chefclub content

Chefclub, a food-themed content studio, has entered a programming partnership with ViX, the Spanish-language streaming service. The deal will allow Chefclub’s branded programming to be accessed by Hispanic households across the US and Spanish-speaking Latin America. The Chefclub content is now available to consumers on ViX. Bilai Joa Silar, SVP of OTT Content at TelevisaUnivision, […]

November 8, 2022

YouTube launches Primetime Channels

YouTube has launched Primetime Channels, allowing users to sign up, browse and watch their favourite content from streaming services such as Showtime, STARZ, Paramount+, AMC+, ViX+ and more, all directly through YouTube. YouTube is rolling out an early version of Primetime Channels in the US. On the Movies & TV hub, users will see over […]

November 1, 2022By Colin Mann

TelevisaUnivision reports “historic” Q2

TelevisaUnivision, the Spanish-language media and content company, has announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30th 2022. “Double digit revenue growth in the second quarter caps off a stellar first half of 2022. The second quarter saw a historic quarter of ad sales growth in Mexico and a US Upfront that grew mid-teens […]

July 27, 2022