Pluto TV launches on TV Vision’s Philips Smart TVs in Europe and LatAm

Paramount-owned AVOD/FAST platform Pluto TV has announced a partnership with TP Vision that will see its ad-supported streaming service become available on the Philips Smart TV platform across Europe and Latin America. The deal spans 25 territories including the UK, Ireland, France, Spain, Italy, DACH and the Nordics. Through the partnership, Philips Smart TV owners […]

Pluto TV debuts in Australia with 50 FAST channels

Paramount Global’s FAST operator Pluto TV is to debut in Australia with over 50 FAST channels.  Pluto TV ‘s channels will launch on the Paramount dedicated Australia and New Zealand digital platform 10 Play on August 31. The FAST platform’s footprint extends across three continents and over 35 markets. The channels will include dedicated programming […]

Pluto TV lands on Virgin Media

Virgin Media has signed a deal with Paramount, parent company of Pluto TV, to launch the FAST streaming app on its TV boxes.  Virgin Media customers with Virgin TV 360 and Stream can access Pluto TV’s portfolio of TV series and films directly via the set-top box  at no extra cost. Pluto TV launches on […]

Deutsche Telekom intergrates Pluto TV on MagentaTV

Deutsche Telekom has struck an agreement with Paramount to launch the FAST offering Pluto TV on its MagentaTV service on June 28. MagentaTV subscribers will have access to 150 FAST channels showcasing content from series, movies, comedy, sports and documentaries. The lineup of channels include Pluto TV Star Trek, Pluto TV Anime,  crime & mystery […]

Pluto TV launches on Facilotab tablets to ensure easy use

Pluto TV has partnered with tablet specialist Facilotab to integrate the streaming platform into all new Facilotab tablets in order to guarantee easy use, especially for seniors and people with disabilities. Facliotab’s large icons and features including an anti-shake keyboard, audio text playback, powerful zoom, specially adapted fonts, high contrast mode and video activation via […]

XITE launches music channels on Pluto TV

Music video platform XITE will launch its country, rock and gospel linear music video channels on the streaming service Pluto TV. The XITE Classic Country channel provides a mix of country classics, country pop, country rock and alternative country, joined by live and acoustic sessions. XITE Rock channel showcases music from the genre’s rising artists, […]

Pluto TV Canada provides platform for fast-growing DEI channels

Paramount’s FAST platform Pluto TV has unveiled a new partnership with Latino-owned multi-platform entertainment company Fuse Media, which is dedicated to empowering, celebrating, and amplifying young multicultural voices around the world. Under the terms of the alliance, Pluto TV Canada is to carry two Fuse-owned FAST channels on its platform, OUTtv Proud and Shades of […]

Paramount records streaming growth despite Russian exit, but losses mount

Paramount posted a 19% rise in revenue in the second quarter on the back of what it described as strong showing in filmed entertainment and direct-to-consumer growth. The company saw its direct-to-consumer base rise to 64 million, including the removal of 3.9 million Russian subscribers after it shut down its service there. Paramount+, the studio’s […]

The evolution of streaming – listen to the latest episode of TV Watch

The latest episode of Digital TV Europe’s podcast TV Watch is now available to stream wherever you get your podcasts. In the latest episode, industry veteran Marc DeBevoise – recently hired as CEO of video delivery platform Brightcove – talks to DTVE about his experience of the streaming revolution. DeBevoise has over 20 years of […]

Pluto TV launches in Nordics, merges with Viafree

Paramount’s FAST service Pluto TV today expanded to the Nordic market with launches in Sweden, Denmark and Norway in partnership with Nordic Entertainment (NENT Group)/Viaplay. For the first time Paramount’s FAST offering will launch in combination with a local AVOD service, NENT Group’s Viafree, bringing a more comprehensive free streaming experience to audiences in Sweden, […]