Leading U.S. Spanish-language media company kicks off 2021 expanding its digital streaming footprint with XUMO
BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#HispanicBroadcasting–Estrella Media, a leading vertically integrated, multi-platform, Spanish-language media company announced today that its KSDX-EstrellaTV channel is now available on XUMO.
XUMO is a free, ad-supported streaming TV service that offers more than 200 premium channels of quality entertainment covering 12 genres.
“As we continue moving forward with our digital transformation, we are pleased to kick off the new year launching KSDX-EstrellaTV on XUMO’s streaming platform and delivering easily accessible ‘in-culture’ content to the Hispanic community. XUMO offers an incredible array of free ad-supported TV channels, which now includes EstrellaTV’s Spanish-language entertainment, music, sports, and news programming,” stated René Santaella, EVP, Digital and Streaming Media, Estrella Media, Inc.
“The launch of the KSDX-EstrellaTV channel on XUMO fits perfectly into our strategy to bring the best multi-cultural content to our service,” noted Stefan Van Engen, SVP of programming and partnerships at XUMO. “This premium channel will appeal directly to our Spanish-language users and complements our ability to serve a wide range of entertainment interests with a rich and deep library of content for both native and bilingual audiences.”
EstrellaTV is one of America’s premier Hispanic television networks. Launched in 2009, EstrellaTV is carried on nine owned and operated stations, including KSDX in San Diego, and 38 broadcast affiliates, with a catalog of more than 7,500 hours of programming that is distributed by Estrella Media worldwide. The network also has national carriage agreements with major cable and satellite operators. EstrellaTV offers a unique aggregation of Spanish-language programming, including national and local news shows, sports, entertainment, talk, reality, drama, and comedy, primarily produced at its Estrella Studios in Burbank, California.
About Estrella Media, Inc.
Estrella Media, Inc. is a leading Spanish-language media company creating video and audio content for multiplatform distribution in the United States and around the world. Estrella Media is one of the largest U.S. producers of Spanish-language video content, producing over 4,000 hours annually of news and entertainment programming at its Estrella Studios, and it has a library of over 7,500 hours of original entertainment programming.
Estrella Media informs and entertains U.S. Hispanic television audiences on the EstrellaTV national broadcast network, owned and operated stations in leading Hispanic markets, and through free ad-supported streaming platforms airing KSDX-EstrellaTV. In addition, audiences are able to access Estrella News, the first 24/7 Spanish-language multiplatform news network in the U.S.
Estrella Media is also one of the leading producers of Spanish-language audio programming and events. The company’s Don Cheto Radio Network features one of the nation’s most popular radio talents. Estrella Media’s highly rated radio programming is broadcast on its radio stations in the top U.S. Hispanic markets and is also streamed on digital media platforms. Estrella also produces large scale music festivals, concerts and special events throughout the U.S.
To learn more about Estrella Media and see company updates, please visit estrellamedia.com. Follow us on Twitter @Estrellamedia, Facebook @Estrellamediainc and LinkedIn @Estrella Media, Inc.
A pioneer in streaming television and media entertainment, XUMO offers over 200 digital channels of free premium programming across 12 genres, including Sports, News, Kids and Family Entertainment, Live Events, Comedy, Lifestyle, Movies, and more. The free, ad-supported service reaches 24 million unique monthly users via a multi-screen distribution network of smart TVs, mobile, web, and streaming boxes. XUMO delivers its over-the-top (OTT) video-on-demand (VOD) and LIVE linear digital channels through content partnerships with popular media providers such as ABC News Live, FOX Soul, Deal or No Deal, beIN SPORTS XTRA, FREE Kids TV, NBC News NOW, Black News, Channel, America’s Test Kitchen, and Antiques Roadshow UK, as well the PGA TOUR, and many others. The company is based in Irvine, CA. Learn more about XUMO at: www.xumo.tv and follow @XumoTV on Twitter.