Tag Archives: Blim

Netflix says goodbye to Televisas content

Through a video posted on its Facebook, Netflix announced that Televisas content is no longer part of its catalog. The Mexican company had already announced it would withdraw its contents in order to strengthen Blim, its own streaming service.   The video shows a compilation of images of Televisas telenovelas and the phrase “is hard to [...]

Totalplay looking to add Blim, Claro Video OTT platforms to its offer

Mexican triple-play operator Totalplay (Salinas Group) is looking to add contents from the OTT platforms Blim (Televisa) and Claro Video (América Móvil) to its pay TV offer, stated the CEO of Totalplay, Eduardo Kuri, during a press conference.   According to the executive, this goal is part of a strategy aimed at offering all the content available, [...]

Televisas Blim opens up to third party content

Mexican network TV Azteca has announced the start of production on the new series Entre Correr y Vivir, which will be broadcasted by Azteca 7 and by Televisa’s Blim. The OTT service obtained the rights to stream this production and is open to add new third party content to its catalogue.   “Blim is a Televisa company, but [...]

Izzi launches pay TV offering with live TV, OTT VOD and TV Everywhere in Mexico

  Mexican triple-play operator Izzi Telecom (Televisa) has launched a new video product called Izzi TV. The service includes live TV channels, VOD content from the OTT Blim and Izzi go application to access the programming from mobile devices. The monthly subscription costs USD 19.6.   According to Izzis website, the service comes with more [...]

OTT content browser JustWatch was launched in Mexico

  JustWatch, the platform that allows you to find which contents are present in the main OTT market, was launched in Mexico, with access to Netflix, Blim, Filmin, Apple iStore, Google Play, Crackle, PlayStation, Microsoft Store and Mubi catalogs. It is expected to soon add Cinepolis Klic, Claro Video and Crunchyroll.   The platform lets [...]

Televisa reaches agreement with producers Canana from Mexico and Pol-ka from Argentina for contents for Latin America

  Mexican telecommunications company Televisa reached trade agreements with producers Pol-ka from Argentina and Canana from Mexico to perform contents for its Latin American multi-platforms.   Canana Films, of Mexican actors Gael Garcia Bernal and Diego Luna, will produce two exclusive original series for Televisas Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD) service Blim. The studio has [...]

OTT Blim of Televisa launched its first exclusive original series

  The Over-the-Top (OTT) service Blim (Televisa) released its first original production exclusive for this platform. The US format sit-com series 40 and 20 was written and produced by film and television director Gustavo Loza.   The first three episodes of the series, which for now has 26 chapters divided into two editions, were released [...]

The OTT Blim of Televisa to incorporate 200 hours of BBC’s contents

  The OTT and Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD) service Blim of Televisa announced a distribution agreement of more than 200 hours of contents from the international distribution division of the UK state broadcaster, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).   Launched in February 2016, Blim is available for devices with internet access and has a [...]

Roku to incorporate in Mexico Televisas OTT Blim and launch its own SmarTVs

  US technology company Roku, which sells set-top boxes that play Video On Demand (VOD) platforms, announced that it will incorporate in Mexico Televisa’s OTT Blim and launch their own SmarTVs. They also seek to include more local content producers.   “It is very simple, via the developer software, which is freely available on our [...]