Lionsgate Play to premiere 60 exclusive titles in India over next 12 months

Mumbai: Lionsgate Play, the premium streaming platform from Starz Global, today announced the premiere of 60 English titles including blockbuster movies and series for the Indian audiences over next one year. The slate of titles will include digital premieres like Spiral, Way Down, ‘Oscar Winner- The Father, Cold Pursuit, Till Death among other and series […]

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Sports streaming: The next big OTT wave

The last few months have been a sports lover’s dream, with a huge number of sporting events and championships concluding, progressing or beginning. From the conclusion of the European club football season and the entirety of the European Championships (Euro 2020), to the 2020-21 NBA season reaching its end; from the FIA Formula 1 and […]

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Weekly releases or bingeing: Which is better for OTT platforms?

The OTT sector heralded one of the biggest changes in entertainment viewership when Netflix arrived on the scene; upending the traditional weekly scheduling format of television networks in favour of the “binge”. By eliminating the adherence to a release schedule, Netflix enabled users to view whole seasons of TV shows, or multiple movies back-to-back, in […]

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Mola TV streams UEFA Euro 2020 in UHD HDR with Harmonic VOS360 Cloud SaaS

San Jose, California: Harmonic has announced that Mola TV, one of the fastest growing entertainment networks in Indonesia, is using Harmonic’s VOS®360 cloud streaming SaaS for the first-ever live UHD HDR streaming of UEFA Euro 2020 football matches in Indonesia. Harmonic’s VOS360 platform ensures the highest level of service reliability and real-time scaling for Mola TV’s streaming […]

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OTT subscriptions may be cheap, but production is not

It is a long-standing belief that TV productions are always cheaper to produce than movies – after all, the two are referred to as the “small” and “big” screens, respectively, not just because of their physical sizes, but their revenue and outreach potential as well. However, take the last few years, and we see a […]

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Ad-supported streaming vs subscription model. What is the future of OTT?

While the world of OTT streaming is still young, the Covid-19 pandemic has cemented its place as the future of the entertainment world – and thus, as a staple commodity in the lives of entertainment-hungry masses. And just like regular consumer goods, the discussion around the price of OTT viewership and subscription is gaining more […]

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Planet Marathi OTT launches its logo, to release its first movie ‘June’

Mumbai: Planet Marathi, the first-ever OTT platform to stream exclusive Marathi content for the world, has launched a brand-new logo that reflects the identity of their digital streaming platform. With high-octane entertainment offerings in their kitty, Planet Marathi is promising a new wave of digital entertainment for the Marathi audience. The Singapore-based media-focused investment entity, […]

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