ViacomCBS has updated investors on its differentiated streaming strategy. It envisages leveraging Pluto TV and Showtime OTT to create a linked ecosystem with Paramount+, due to launch in the US, Canada and 18 Latin American countries on March 4.
The new general entertainment service Star has made its debut in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Europe.
TV3 Group has increased the reach of its OTT service Go3 through cooperation agreements with major telcos, cable operators and IPTV providers such as Bite, Tele2, Telia and Baltcom.
The Spanish language on demand service FlixOlé has entered into a partnership with Amazon.
The French SVOD platform Salto has chosen Nomalab for the provisioning of its acquired content.
Turnover in the German market for paid video streaming (Pay-VOD) has risen to €3.0 billion in 2020.
The SVOD service Starzplay has entered into a multi-year agreement with TV Tokyo to secure over 1,000 episodes of anime content.
TVN Discovery’s on demand platform Player.pl is now a completely subscription-based service.
beIN Media Group has renewed its multi-year agreement with the indie film distributor Front Row Filmed Entertainment, thereby securing first pay and SVOD window for independent feature films across the MENA territories.
The number of subscribers to Disney+ (294 million) is projected to exceed those of Netflix (286 million) in 2026.