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Viacom plans expansion of Pluto TV platform

Monday 20 May 2019 | 13:31 CET | News
Viacom is planning to expand the recently acquired free OTT service Pluto TV, beginning with a launch in Switzerland and an expansion of the service in the UK, Germany and Austria, reports DigitalTVEurope. A Latin American launch is scheduled for later this year. Viacom has also expanded Pluto's premium content line-up by adding 14 new channels to the platform.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Viacom
Countries: Europe / Switzerland
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