Viacom is launching 14 free channels in the United States on its newly owned Pluto TV service on May 1, 2019.
CNN is to join the Pluto TV platform, the broadcaster has announced.
Viacom’s free streaming service Pluto TV has added two drama channels to its portfolio in the UK.
Pluto TV is adding to its ever-expanding channel line up with five new pop up channels.
Viacom’s acquisition of Pluto TV will boost their position in the direct-to-consumer market, according g to GlobalData.
Viacom has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Pluto TV, the free streaming television service in the US, for $340 million in cash.
US streaming provider Pluto TV will launch a fully localised service in Germany and Austria on December 4, 2018.
Discovery has signed a deal with Pluto TV that will see content from the media company be distributed on the ad-supported streaming TV and VOD service.
Pluto TV is expanding its free streaming television service into Europe, premiering in the UK market on Sky Now TV.
Facebook will launch a new VR app Oculus TV with content from ESPN+, Hulu, and Pluto TV at the end of the month.