Pluto TV Launches in Brazil


Pluto TV has made its official debut in Brazil, with 27 channels that include curated content in Portuguese.

The launch slate includes three pop-up channels specially developed for year-end and Christmas festivities. Next week, Pluto TV in Brazil will add three new channels to reach 30 channels. By the end of 2021, Pluto TV in Brazil will have more than 60 channels and thousands of hours of content within a variety of genres and formats that include movies, series, reality shows, anime, lifestyle, competitions, nature, police and children’s content.

Pluto TV offers a library of movies for the Brazilian audiences, with classic series such as Star Trek and Sherlock Holmes, Blue Jasmine, PS: Eu Te Amo, Trocando os Pés y Crô. It will also offer a variety of programs such as Redenção, Divisão de Homicídios, Terra Brasil Taboo, Jeannie é um G’nio, Teen Mom, Papito in Love and hit animes such as Naruto Shippuden and Bleach. As Aventuras de Minuano Kid, Kenan & Kell, CatDog, Rugrats: Crescidos, As Pistas da Blue and Jelly Jamm are among the kids’ shows featured.

Kelly Day, president of streaming at ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI), said: “VCNI remains focused on bringing our world-class streaming services to markets around the world. Earlier this year, we launched Pluto TV in Latin America and as we continue to build on its success in the region, we fully expect Pluto TV to become a powerhouse streaming entertainment offering in Brazil, where there is already tremendous appetite from audiences for ad-supported premium television.”

“We are excited to expand Pluto TV to Brazil after our successful launch earlier this year in the rest of Latin America,” said JC Acosta, president of ViacomCBS International Studios & Networks Americas. “This accomplishment is a testament to the tremendous teamwork and our shared commitment to accelerate our digital and streaming businesses.”