AVOD service Tubi to launch in UK, debuts kids platform

Lionsgate-backed advertising-supported video-on-demand service Tubi is to launch its service in the UK in early 2020, with additional territories to follow as part of Tubi’s rapid international expansion.  Tubi will also launch Tubi Kids on October 21, a new area of the service that will feature a library of children’s content comprising over 1,200 movies […]

Tubi announces Australian expansion

AVOD Tubi has announced its expansion into Australia. The free ad-supported streaming service claims to be the world’s largest AVOD, having surpassed 20 million monthly users earlier this summer. The Australian service launches on September 1. Customers will have access to a library that will initially have nearly 7,000 movies and TV series. This is […]

Tubi hits 20 million monthly users

US AVOD Tubi has reached the milestone of 20 million monthly active users. The company confirmed in a statement on June 24 that the service had achieved record growth in the first half of the year. In the month of May alone, users watched over 94 million hours of content. May also saw the biggest […]

Tubi raises US$25m, plans international expansion

US-based streaming service Tubi has announced plans to launch in additional international territories this year after closing US$25 million in funding. The advertising-supported video-on-demand service is currently available in the US and Canada and said that it will announce its first new market launch this quarter as part of an “aggressive” expansion plan. The news […]