Morbido TV, the TV channel dedicated to fantastic and horror movies, closed its first distribution deal and will become available on Mexico’s Totalplay lineup, said to NexTV News Latam Eduardo Caso, General Manager of IB Broadcasting Company, an AG Studios company.
The channel comes from the renowned international horror and fantasy film festival, Morbido Film Fest, and is produced in partnership with AG Studios. According to Caso, the channel will be available this week for 100% of Totalplay’s subscriber base. Morbido TV will also expand into Latin America (except Brazil). It is expected that it closes new distribution agreements with more pay TV operators in the region.
Morbido TV has a library with 560 hours and includes “international content that is not easy to find” in Latin America, Caso said to NexTV News Latam. There are also some In-house productions such as interviews with filmmakers in several film festivals. Eventually, the goal is to include its own TV series and movies.
At the same time, is alredy available the new website –Mundo Mórbido– which bring together all news and content from the channel and other related products. Morbido already has the support of a loyal base of 3 million followers, including all social networks. On the other hand, the ninth edition of Morbido Film Fest will be held from November 2 to 6 in Mexico City.