After the beta release, which MEDIALAAN – de Persgroep Publishing in early april, launched, today, Tuesday 23 april, the official launch of the online video on demand (VOD) platform, VTM GO. From now on, everyone can also the VTM-GO-app – discovery- in addition to vtmgo.be – and there are a few new features, such as looking on the tv screen via Chromecast for iOS (previously it was Android already possible). There are also new series: it offers a VTM GO to the international misdaadreeks “The Team 2” in preview free. The Spanish HBO success series ‘Locked Up’ (Vis a Vis) of the “Walter Presents” from now on you can also watch via vtmgo.be and in the VTM GO app.
Dirk Lodewyckx, COO BRUSSEL – de Persgroep Publishing: “The beta version of VTM GO is welcomed by Flanders. In a few weeks recorded the platform already has more than 550,000 views and was massively responded to the testing of the beta-app: where we have 10,000 testers thought, that there are 40,000 to become. We have everything set to VTM GO further to optimize, among other things thanks to the useful feedback of Flanders. We have also a nice extra feature: everyone can now view the full new season, The Team is free to view via the website and app VTM’s GO.”
The official launch brings a preview of the VTM-series “The Team 2”, which, from today, completely at VTM, GO free to view. The Team 2 is the sequel to the successful first season of VTM, on average, 541.000 viewers and a market share of 22.5% pulled, and also outside the boundaries scored. Within Europe, The Team 1 more than 10 million viewers, spread across 10 stations in 10 countries.
Lynn Van Royen played one of the three main roles in The Team 2, that, just as the previous season, is about detectives who are on the borders is a crime with international ramifications and try to fix it. Lynn plays Paula Liekens, who, with her methodical and almost mathematical approach to a high position in the Belgian secret service. Together with the Danish commissioner of police and Sara Winther (played by Marie Bach Hansen – The Legacy) and the German Gregor Weiss (played by Jürgen Vogel – Tatort), head of department of Trafficking in human beings in the Hamburg police they form the new Joint Investigation Team. In addition to Lynn Van Royen, other Belgian actors in the series to see, including Joren Seldeslachts, Lucas Van den Eynde and Steve Geerts.