Friday, 8 February 2019
Olympusat’s leading-edge VEMOX streaming platform expands its roster of signature content with the addition of the Spanish-language live linear and on-demand network Póngalo (Play It!). Póngalo brings to VEMOX content from its library of more than 14,000 hours of telenovelas, series, special programming and movies from the US, Spain and Latin America. Olympusat Inc. is among the largest independent media companies on the planet and has carved-out a powerful niche in Spanish network ownership, as well as in content production and distribution.
West Palm Beach, Feb. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Olympusat’s leading-edge VEMOX streaming platform expands its roster of signature content with the addition of the Spanish-language live linear and on-demand network Póngalo (Play It!). Póngalo brings to VEMOX content from its library of more than 14,000 hours of telenovelas, series, special programming and movies from the US, Spain and Latin America. Olympusat Inc. is among the largest independent media companies on the planet and has carved-out a powerful niche in Spanish network ownership, as well as in content production and distribution.
Among Póngalo’s most popular TV series and telenovelas from Mexico, Colombia and Venezuela are Rafael Orozco, El Idolo; Sinu, Rio de Pasiones; and Confidencial. Its list of most viewed Spanish-dubbed movies includes Maid in Manhattan with Jennifer Lopez; xXx with Vin Diesel; Last of the Mohicans with Daniel Day-Lewis; and Daddy Day Care with Eddie Murphy. Póngalo also offers an assortment of films produced in Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Chile, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, Spain, and Venezuela.
“As the epicenter of Spanish and English-language TV entertainment, VEMOX is pleased to add Póngalo to its lineup,” stated Aurora Bacquerie, Senior VP of Content Acquisition and Channels at Olympusat. Rich Hull, Founder, and CEO of Póngalo, added: “As we continue expanding the footprint of our Póngalo streaming services, Olympusat’s history of serving Latino audiences across two continents makes VEMOX a particularly exciting new distribution partner.”
* *Póngalo creates, acquires, and distributes Latino-focused content to audiences in the US and over 15 countries. It controls one of the largest IP libraries of Latino-focused films and TV shows in the world, which includes premium titles from Latin American and U.S. producers, including Hollywood blockbuster films from studios as such as Warner Bros and Sony. The company's 14,000 hours of film and TV content feature global stars such as Guillermo Del Toro and Jennifer Lopez, as well as an expansive collection of originals and works from a new generation of Latino and female content creators.
The company offers multiple mobile-first, Latino-focused streaming services, including its namesake Póngalo for women and Moovimex featuring action and comedy movies for men. Its offerings are available everywhere through the company's proprietary methods and platforms, as well as through partnerships with numerous online and offline distributors, such as Amazon, Roku, Google, and many others. In 2018, Póngalo streamed over 1.5 billion minutes of film and TV content to its audiences.
Olympusat, Inc. is one of the largest independent media corporations specializing in ownership, distribution, production and technical services. The company has established itself as a leader in the Hispanic television and media space through its 60+ HD Spanish and English-language television networks, among them the top-rated Spanish-language movie channel Cine Mexicano, the popular Ultra HD Plex, and distinctive religious channels and Specialty Suite representing some of the biggest networks in the industry. Olympusat’s content is comprised of original productions, dubbed content from Europe and Asia and licensed in-language content from the U.S., Spain and Latin America. Olympusat provides Spanish dubbing services in its Mexico City facilities for the USA and Latin-American Hispanic market.
Recently Olympusat has launched VEMOX, the white label OTT TV Everywhere B2B solution, available for download in Apple Store (iOS), Google Play Store (Android), Apple TV, Xbox One, and Samsung Smart TVs. To learn more about VEMOX™, please visit vemox.com
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