OSN, the regional pay-TV network, has announced a new extended partnership with 20th Century Fox Television Distribution to give customers access to blockbuster Hollywood movies and TV series.
As part of the deal, the latest movies from 20th Century Fox will be available for OSN subscribers to watch just months after release in the cinema.
Emad Morcos, chief content officer of OSN, said: “Our strategy is to deliver cutting-edge and sought-after programming that appeals to our regional viewers. With thousands of channels available globally, the true value of a network is in offering discerning premium content, which meets the real aspirations of its subscribers.
"Our focus is therefore to partner with top-tier content providers that bring the best in movies, series and general entertainment to our viewers.
“Our investment in premium programming is for the long-term, which has given us clear industry leadership in offering first and exclusive content.”
“We are extremely pleased to be building upon our long-standing partnership with OSN,” added Gina Brogi, EVP Worldwide Pay TV & SVOD at Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution.
OSN subscribers will have access to a huge portfolio of films including a slate of action movies such as X Men: Apocalypse and Deadpool, as well as the animated adventure, Ice Age: Collision Course and the DreamWorks Animation title, Kung Fu Panda 3.
Series lovers can look forward to enjoying new shows including 24: Legacy, Prison Break, This is Us and Pitch available same day and date with the US release.
The output deal with 20th Century Fox builds on OSN’s partnerships with all the major international content providers including HBO, Paramount, MGM, Universal, Warner Bros, Sony and Disney.For all the latest business news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.
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