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Televisa signs LatAm TV deals with NBCUniversal, Telemundo

Friday 7 October 2016 | 11:54 CET | News
Mexico-based Televisa Group has announced two multi-year distribution agreements with NBCUniversal and Telemundo for the Mexican and Latin American markets. In a statement, Televisa said it had extended an existing FTA deal with NBCUniversal to the pay-TV and SVoD sector. The US media giant will now provide its content to Televisa Networks and its new Blim SVoD service in all Televisa markets apart from Brazil. The deal with Telemundo Internacional covers the Blim service alone, with Televisa's SVoD customers now able to access Telemundo's Super Series, including the fourth season of popular

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: NBCUniversal / Televisa
Countries: Latin America / Mexico
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