Tubi launches on the Roku platform in Mexico
Roku users will be able to enjoy thousands of movies and TV for free including the highly anticipated film Consciencia starring Rubén Zamora, Bárbara de Regil, and Carla Nieto
SAN JOSE, Calif. – December XX, 2020 – Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) today announced FOX Entertainment’s free streaming service Tubi is now available on the Roku platform in Mexico. Roku users will now be able to enjoy thousands of movies and TV shows for free via the Tubi app on their Roku device.
“Tubi is an important AVOD channel that is already very popular on the Roku platform in the U.S. and we are excited to bring their extensive entertainment library to users in Mexico,” said Yulia Poltorak, Director of International Content Distribution at Roku. “Through streaming channels such as Tubi, consumers are able to enjoy the best of both worlds: great streaming content, for free.”
“Our partnership with Roku in Mexico is instrumental in our mission to have cost-free premium entertainment accessible to everyone,” said Andrea Clarke-Hall, Head of Global Business Development at Tubi. “We’re excited to expand our footprint with one of the leading streaming brands, in concert with our content partner TV Azteca, with Roku users now able to enjoy an immense library featuring some of the world’s beloved Spanish-language titles.”
Tubi offers viewers thousands of movies and television shows – all localized in Spanish-language, from Latin America and the U.S. including the highly-anticipated film Consciencia starring Rubén Zamora (Atrapada, Vuelve Temprano), Bárbara de Regil (Rosario Tijeras, Tiempos Felices), and Carla Nieto (Sin Origen, Cuéntame), written and directed by Sergio Peña. Roku users will also be able to enjoy popular genres and collections like Hollywood Favorites, Family Entertainment, and The Best of TV Azteca that will include Exatlón Mexico, MasterChef, Lo que La Gente Cuente, Montecristo, Mientras Haya Vida, Bellezas Indomables and Amor en Custodia.
Roku users can now download Tubi for free from the Roku Channel Store in Mexico.
Headquartered in San Francisco, Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service with movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. The service is currently available in the US, Canada, Australia, and Mexico.
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