ZEE5 Global

India’s Zee5 Global reveals aggregation play with South Asian streamers

India-based Zee5 Global is to start aggregating other South Asian streamers within its platform. Zee5 Global Add-ons will offer subscribers in the US a single-window to access South Asian entertainment streamers via its service, with platforms priced from $1.49. It will allow customers to watch content across languages from streaming platforms including Simply South (all […]

“Broken” streaming model is “devaluing content”, say global execs

The “broken” streaming model is leading to a “huge devaluing of content”, execs argued at the second annual Media & Entertainment Leaders Summit in London today. With global streamers increasingly cutting back on their content spend and moving away from the D2C model with a return to third-party sales, a panel of execs from Liberty […]

ZEE5 Global orders ‘Press’ remake, strikes BBCS scripted formats pact

Mumbai-based SVOD service ZEE5 has partnered with producer and distributor BBC Studios India to build a slate of Hindi-language originals for the platform based on British formats. The first project to result from the collaboration will be an original drama series titled The Broken News, based on the UK series Press, which was created by […]