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America Movil increases LatAm original content spend 

Wednesday 20 January 2016 | 14:43 CET | News
America Movil's pay-TV platform is committed to increasing its investment in original programming for distribution throughout Latin America, reports Variety, citing the company's head of content Andres Vazquez. "We either create original content or sign Latin America exclusivity pacts with networks," said Vazquez, before going on to add that "distribution remains our biggest strength, however." The company has recently invested in original content for its streaming service ClaroVideo, with productions including the comedy "El Torito" and forthcoming series "La Hermandad," ("The

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: America Movil / Claro / Mediaset
Countries: Latin America
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