SPI/FilmBox extends its distribution in MENA region

SPI will broadcast its content to cable operations and DTH providers. From now on, SPI will deliver thematic 24/7 sports network FightBox HD; documentary channel DocuBox HD; lifestyle/sports channel Fast&FunBox HD; independent and classic movie channel FilmBox Art House as well as more mainstream offering FilmBox; the Gametoon HD interactive esports channel; general entertainment channel FunBox which features Ultra HD content; and FashionBox HD, a worldwide TV network focusing on fashion trends.

The General Manager and CEO of Lebanese Network Broadcast, Fadel Hodroj stated, “Since August 2017, the mission of LNB is to unify all wired cable operators under one platform and acquire copyrights for them. I am extremely pleased that we have established an exclusive deal with prestigious SPI International for the distribution of the popular FilmBox channels on all platforms for the territory of Lebanon. LNB and myself personally look forward to having a long-term relationship with our new partner SPI International.”

On the other hand, SPI’S head of distribution for Mena, Turkey, APAC, Russia, CIS, Baltics, Bulgaria and Ex-Yugoslavian countries Murat Muratoglu commented, “As SPI is committed to expanding its distribution footprint in MENA, we are excited to deliver top quality television programming to viewers in Lebanon thanks to the recent launch of our worldwide channels. Users can now enjoy a variety of genres on 9 different channels.”