Hollywood Studios


Middle Eastern ‘Netflix’ preps summer launch

A new Middle East-based on demand service has scored deals with Hollywood studios, Arabic content houses and Bollywood film providers ahead of its launch in June, TBI has learned. Dubai-headquartered icflix will be a hybrid SVOD/TVOD service launching across platforms in the Middle East and North Africa, and will also target Arabic ex-pats around the […]

UK’s 4GEE to offer film service from FilmFlex

UK mobile telecom provider Everything Everywhere (EE) is launching a film streaming and download service from video-on-demand specialist FilmFlex as part of its 4G mobile and fibre-based broadband launch next week. EE’s Film Store will allow users to stream or download one film a week free of charge, with no additional data charge, until February. […]

Hollywood Studio formats

Plans are underway to make some of the most iconic US shows ever for local broadcasters with international versions of 24, Breaking Bad, ER, Glee and Gossip Girl planned in countries as far afield as Israel and China. Shows including Prison Break, Law & Order and Desperate Housewives have already had the remake treatment and […]