HBO EXTRAS

HBO EXTRAS gives a unique watching experience

HBO announced the new user interface of second-screen app HBO EXTRAS, which gives fans in Latin America and the Caribbean the opportunity to immerse themselves in HBO’s exclusive storylines, through a curated entertainment experience that goes beyond the traditional screen.

Lovecraft Country launched with HBO EXTRAS

The new interface was launched on Sunday, August 16, along with the premiere of LOVECRAFT COUNTRY, HBO’s new original drama series based on the novel of the same name by Matt Ruff.

HBO EXTRAS can be downloaded for free on smartphones, giving users amplified entertainment through exclusive and behind-the-scenes content, for a unique pre, during, and post watching experience. The app works by synchronizing the hand-held devices by audio with the HBO content, providing viewers in real-time an insightful look into the production, its narratives, and the history of the Lovecraft universe.

HBO EXTRAS focuses on three themes

HBO EXTRAS content for LOVECRAFT COUNTRY will focus on three themes: the horror traditions created by H.P. Lovecraft, the history and relevance of racism in the United States, and a deeper look at the production of the series including special effects, the recreation of the 1950s era,  and much more. Users will also be able to save and collect Extras on the app, including the ability to create playlists from the music in the series, interesting details about Lovecraft’s novels and books, and a closer look at the monsters in the series.

“Much more than viewers, our consumers are active fans, interacting in a global community through multiple screens,” said Gustavo Grossmann, Corporate Vice President of Networks for HBO Latin America.  “HBO Extras is an extension of the HBO brand experience, transcending the traditional screen and offering them the opportunity to enjoy our narratives in a more intimate way.”

HBO EXTRAS upcoming series

HBO EXTRAS will also feature “Extras” content from recent HBO original hit drama series PERRY MASON, which follows the origins of American fiction’s most legendary criminal defense lawyer. Upcoming series to be added to the HBO EXTRAS experience include PATRIA, THE UNDOING, and BAND OF BROTHERS. Additional classic titles from HBO’s catalogue will continue be added in the coming months.

The new app features a new full-screen design, navigation, and a user experience that allows users to “swipe” through Extras. Users will also be able to save their favorite HBO EXTRAS content on the app, to enjoy even while offline. This second screen experience can be accessed in Spanish, English and Portuguese and is available for Android (6.0 or above) and iOS (10.0 and above) smartphones in all of Latin America and Caribbean. The application is free to download, requiring an HBO or HBO GO account for access to content.

Access the latest HBO news and press materials on http://www.HBOLApress.com  

About HBO Latin America 

HBO Latin America is a leading premium, subscription-based, television network in the region, recognized for the quality and diversity of its programming. Featuring exclusive original series, films, documentaries and specials, the network is also the place to see some of the most recent Hollywood blockbusters before they appear on any other premium channel. The content is transmitted in HD in more than 40 countries throughout Latin America and the Caribbean through the channels HBO®, HBO2, HBO Signature, HBO Plus, HBO Family, HBO Mundi, HBO Pop, HBO Xtreme, and the ad-based Cinemax® channel. Its programming is also offered across multiple platforms, such as HBO GO® and HBO On Demand®.

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