HBO Max, the WarnerMedia subscription streaming platform, announced that it will be available in 39 territories in Latin America and the Caribbean starting June 29 with an iconic collection of curated titles from across WarnerMedia’s legendary catalogue and slate of original series and movies, Max Originals, plus live sports in Brazil and Mexico later this year.
“Our launch in Latin America and the Caribbean is the first step in our global rollout of HBO Max. We are thrilled that fans across the region will soon be able to enjoy HBO Max and its amazing collection of content.
WarnerMedia is one of the most popular and trusted sources of entertainment across Latin America, and we are very excited that our global journey starts here,” commented Johannes Larcher, Head of HBO Max International.
HBO Max offers the whole family content from some of the best storytellers and talent across Latin America and all around the world, including movies, series, documentaries, reality shows, and kids’ content and live sports.
Later this year, soccer fans in Brazil and Mexico will be able to enjoy matches of the UEFA Champions League, the most prestigious and followed soccer competitions in the world.
Subscriptions for recurring periods of 3 or 12 months will also be also available with a discount of up to 30%.
HBO Max will also offer a 7-day free trial period and an option where users will be able to sample some of the best series and documentaries, at no cost.
The platform will also be available through partners like AT&T Mexico, a leading mobile operator in Mexico, and regional partners such as DIRECTV Latin America, SKY Brasil and DIRECTV GO, and Grupo América Móvil which will offer HBO Max to their subscribers.
Those users who have an existing HBO linear subscription through participating distribution partners such as Claro Video (Mexico), Claro (Brazil), Claro (Latam), Oi (Brazil), Tim (Brazil), TotalPlay (Mexico), VIVO (Brazil), VTR (Chile), will have access to HBO Max for no additional cost.
Additional distribution partners that will offer HBO Max will continue to be announced in the upcoming weeks.
HBO Max will be available on supported smartphones, tablets, smart TVs, streaming devices, and on HBOMax.com.
Existing HBO GO users will receive instructions before the launch on how to access HBO Max. As of HBO Max launch, the current HBO GO service in Latin America and the Caribbean will be discontinued.