Tag Archives: Fox

MBC Dubai partners with Disney, Fox and Spotify for exclusive content on the “Shahid” OTT platform

The Middle Easts giant broadcasting group, MBC, has unveiled its latest upgrades to its streaming platform, Shahid on Wednesday as the group partners with Disney, Fox and Spotify for exclusive content. Shahid will present 3,000 hours of content from entertainment companies Disney and Fox. Shahid, which was the first video-on-demand platform in the Arab world [...]

M-Net to offer ‘Beverly Hills’ in SA

M-Net (DStv 101) has secures the forthcoming parody-drama series, BH90210, that bring together on-screen the former cast of the 1990’s American drama series Beverly Hills, 90210. The new series, produced by CBS Television Studios and distributed by CBS Studios International, will begin on 7 August in the United States on FOX, even though an exact transmission starting date [...]

StarTimes to offer EbonyLife TV, Fox, ST kids and ST Nollywood Plus

StarTimes is making a move to improve its entertainment offerings by including 4 new channels at no extra cost to its classic bouquet. In order to upgrade its content, StarTimes will include EbonyLife TV, Fox, ST Kids and ST Nollywood Plus entertainment to benefit its over 4m subscribers across Nigeria. This improvement will allow them [...]

StarTimes bags deals with Discovery and Fox

To ensure the delivering of quality content to its customers, cable TV operator, StarTimes signed deals with both Discovery and Fox to bring high quality entertainment to viewers across Africa through TV and OTT platform. Amanda Turnbull, Vice President and General Manager for Discovery in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), and StarTimes Head of [...]

Fox to Launch National Geographic On-Demand Service in Africa

Fox Networks Group will launch a National Geographic on-demand service in Africa in the New Year. In his first major interview since taking the helm of Fox Networks Group Europe and Africa three -and-a-half years ago, Jan Koeppen told Variety about the new National Geographic+ non-linear service and his goal of bringing the box-set, binge-viewing [...]

Fox opted for Ericsson for the new channels launch in Middle East

The news has been announced. Three new HD channels; FOX Action Movies, FOX Family Movies and FX, will now be available in the Middle East. The new-fangled channels will be offered around the clock from Ericssons broadcast and media services in Abu Dhabi. The exclusive multi-year contract deal between FOX Networks Group (FNG) and Ericsson [...]

Fox Channels and Electus sealed content deal for Middle East

Electus International has signed a deal with Fox Channels Middle East to bring multiple hit series to the region. The deal was brokered by Electus International director of sales Nick Wang and totals more than 50 hours of content. The shows include: House of DVF, Style by Jury, Fashion Star, Making Mr. Right and 3. [...]

StarSat adds Natura and Fox in South Africa

Spains Chello Multicanal has launched its documentary and nature channel, Natura, on South African pay-DTH operator, StarSat, and plans to offer the channel across Sub-Saharan Africa in future.The StarSat launch represents the start of the channels roll out across the region in 2014, said Jonathan Nickell, COO of 3Vision Distribution, the firm which is distributing [...]

Fox to expand African reach with Setanta acquisition

TV channel producer and distributer, Fox International Channels (FIC), has announced that it is in the final stages of acquiring Setanta Africa Services Limited – subject to approval from the Irish Competition Authority. Setanta Africa is distributed to over one million homes throughout sub-Saharan Africa, and broadcasts three sports channels in English and French – [...]