Viva launched Vivamax on January 29 to fulfill the dream of company boss Vic del Rosario to deliver entertainment directly to Filipinos anytime, anywhere.
The presence of global streaming platforms and local broadcast and telecom giants hasn’t stopped Boss Vic from pursuing his vision.
Six months later, Vivamax is fast becoming an essential part of every Pinoy entertainment solution.
To date, there are 600,000 Vivamax subscribers.
It is now the number 1 entertainment app on Google Play, surpassing other long-established local and international streaming brands.
From over 500 titles, with a mix of Filipino, Hollywood tagged and Asian content (including the biggest Korean blockbusters), Vivamax continues its commitment to add at least 15 new content each week.
Priced at P 149 per month, with TV streaming to Smart TV via Chromecast or Apple AirPlay, the cost of unlimited viewing entertainment has never been more affordable for anyone.
Since its launch, Vivamax has featured series, films, documentaries and concerts originally produced with some of the brightest and most exciting stars in the industry.
Currently in various stages of production are films and series that will star Anne Curtis, Sarah Geronimo, Aga Muhlach, Bela Padilla, Cristine Reyes, Empoy, Alessandra, Julia Barretto, Toni Gonzaga, Alex Gonzaga, Matteo Guidicelli, John Arcilla, JC Santos, Xian Lim, Andew E, Diego Loyzaga, Barbie Imperial, Carlo Aquino, JM de Guzman, Sue Ramirez, McCoy de Leon and Elisse Joson, and many more.
Clearly, the pandemic hasn’t stopped Viva from actively producing content. He’s always busy working with some of the industry’s highest-grossing directors, creative stalwarts and prolific showrunners such as – Erik Matti, Jason Paul Laxamana, Paul Soriano, Irene Villamor, Mikhail and Jon Red, Yam Laranas, Pedring Lopez, Darryl Yap, RC delos Reyes, Lawrence Fajardo, Joel Lamangan, Roman Perez, GB Sampedro, Al Tantay, Prime Curz, Dan Villegas and Antoinette Jadaone, Ricky Lee, Paul Basinillo, Paolo Valenciano and many more.
Several production and licensing agreements are also in place with other major studios – Star Cinema, Regal, IdeaFirst, Project 8, Reality, Black Cap Pictures, BlackOps Asia, TBA, Cignal Entertainment, Brillante Mendoza’s Centerstage Productions, The Probe Team , etc. offer diversified shows that will appeal to various tastes of the public.
Vivamax is now available in Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and the Middle East
and in Europe with deployment plans in Australia, New Zealand and the North
America in the coming months.
Access to the platform is facilitated thanks to Vivamax’s partnership with SM Retail (600 points of sale), Globe Telecom and Grab Philippines.
This is in addition to the other payment gateways available GooglePlay, Apple Appstore, Huawei Appstore, Vivamax.net, Gcash, Visa / Mastercard, One Globe, Paymaya,
Lazada, Shopee, Load Manna, cable operators and others.