HULU ADDS POPULAR SPANISH LANGUAGE CONTENT FROM TELEMUNDO AND SONY

Acquisitions, Content, Uncategorized

 New Deals Bring Telemundo Content to Hulu for the First Time

SANTA MONICA, CA (March 28, 2017) – Hulu has set two new multi-year agreements with Telemundo and Sony Pictures Television that will add hundreds of episodes of popular telenovelas, Almodovar films and Spanish-language programming from Telemundo to the streaming service for the first time. Full libraries of hit Super Series™ including La Reina del Sur, as well as popular films The Skin I Live In, Woman on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown and All About My Mother are now available to stream on Hulu.

In its first-ever deal with Telemundo, Hulu will add five popular Spanish-language series from the network to its library. All past episodes of hit series La Reina del Sur, Celia and Bajo El Mismo Cielo are now available to stream on Hulu, and the the complete catalogs of Tierra de Reyes and La Patrona will make their debut on the service beginning April 15th. The distribution agreement was made by the NBCUniversal Television and New Media Distribution group.

Through a separate deal with Sony Pictures Television, Hulu has acquired the streaming rights to a selection of telenovelas and teleseries including Lady, La Vendendora de Rosas, Doña Barbara, as well as comedy series Los Beltran and crime dramas El Mariachi, Metastasis and En la Boca del Lobo. The deal also encompasses feature films El Mariachi and The Secret in Their Eyes, as well as nine critically acclaimed films from Academy Award-winning Director Pedro Almodóvar, including The Skin I Live In, Woman on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, All About My Mother, Bad Education, Broken Embraces, Talk to Her and Law of Desire, which are all now available to stream on Hulu.

The two new deals add even more family and international favorites to Hulu’s growing offering of full series and award-winning films.

ABOUT HULU

Hulu is a premium streaming television destination that offers hundreds of thousands of hours of the best of current season programming, premium original content, films and full seasons of hit series to subscribers with limited commercials for $7.99 per month and commercial free for $11.99 per month. Hulu is the only subscription streaming service that offers current season content from the largest U.S. broadcast networks, as well as acclaimed Hulu Originals including The Mindy Project, The Path, 11.22.63, Difficult People, the Golden Globe® nominated comedy series Casual, and the upcoming The Handmaid’s Tale, Future Man and The Looming Tower. Since its launch in 2008, Hulu has been at the forefront of entertainment and technology and continues to redefine TV by connecting viewers with the stories they love.

ABOUT TELEMUNDO

Telemundo is a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. The network features original scripted dramas from Telemundo Studios – the #1 producer of Spanish-language primetime content – as well as non-scripted productions, theatrical motion pictures, specials, news and first-class sports events, reaching 94% of U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 17 owned stations and 54 broadcast affiliates. Telemundo is part of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

ABOUT SONY PICTURES TELEVISION

Sony Pictures Television is one of the television industry’s leading content providers, producing and distributing programming worldwide in every genre and for every platform. In addition to managing one of the industry’s largest libraries of award-winning feature films, television shows and formats, SPT is home to a thriving US production business and operates 18 wholly-owned or joint venture production companies in 12 countries around the world. Sony Pictures Television (SPT) is a Sony Pictures Entertainment Company.

 

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Media Contacts:

Alexandra Finegersh

Hulu

424-273-8130

alex.finegersh@hulu.com

 

Elizabeth Vazquez
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises
305-882-8747
Elizabeth.Vazquez@nbcuni.com

 

 

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