YouTube TV is expanding its Spanish language content with three new channels and an upcoming add-on package. Univision announced today that Univision, UniMás and Galavisión are now available on YouTube TV.
With the new channels, YouTube TV subscribers will have access to news, sports, and entertainment including popular primetime scripted series like “La Desalmada” and “Vencer El Pasado” coming this fall, to reality competition shows like “Nuestra Belleza Latina” premiering Sunday, September 26.
“We are delighted to partner with YouTube TV to expand Univision’s robust portfolio of networks and stations to include YouTube TV,” said Hamed Nasseri, Vice President, Content Distribution, Univision. “Amid the popularity of streaming services as well as the growing influence of our Hispanic community, this is an important step to ensure that our audience has access to our leading Spanish-language news, sports, and entertainment wherever they consume content. We are excited for today’s launch and recognize YouTube TV’s continued commitment to serving our growing and influential Hispanic audience.”
“We’re thrilled to introduce three new networks from Univision to our YouTube TV base membership, expanding our lineup of diverse content for our YouTube TV members,” said Lori Conkling, Global Head of TV & Film Partnerships at YouTube. “This launch will give our members access to even more Spanish-language news, sports and entertainment to enjoy on our service.”
In addition to the channels on the regular lineup, YouTube TV will also be introducing two new add-on packages for Spanish language content. First, in the coming weeks, YouTube TV will offer a Pantaya network add-on for $5.99/month, offering Spanish language movies and series. The second add-on will include networks like Sony Cine, CNN Español, Discovery en Español, Estrella TV, Cinelatino, Fox Deportes, and many more. Pricing details will be given closer to the launch of the add-on.