Tag Archives: Starz Play

Starz Play and Mobily sealed partnership deal

The Saudi Arabian telecommunications services company, Mobily and the video on-demand service Starz Play signed a new method-of-payment partnership that makes Starz Play available to Mobily subscribers. Through the partnership, Mobily customers can now sign up to Starz Play service and make payments directly through their Mobily account. Subscribers can access to enjoy more than [...]

Starz Play to offer the last season of Big Bang Theory in MENA

Starz Play, the subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platform will offer an episode of the famous comedy each week. Furthermore, Starz Play will also provide subscribers a box set of the previous 11 seasons of the ten-times Emmy-award winning sitcom. Famous for flying the flag for geek culture, The Big Bang Theory shares the lives of Californian Institute [...]

Cinepax partners with Starz Play to launch ‘STARZ PLAY by Cinepax’

Cinepax, Pakistans cinema chain, collaborates with STARZ PLAY, the Subscription Video on Demand (SVOD) service in MENA to roll out STARZ PLAY by Cinepax. The new service will allow subscribers access to thousands of hours of blockbuster hits and Pakistani, Hollywood, Bollywood, Kids favorites. The co-founder and CEO, Maaz Sheik, stated, STARZ PLAY by Cinepax offers [...]

Starz Play to beam the fifth season of TV drama ‘Power’

Middle East based SVOD provider, Starz Play has communicated that the fifth season of Power has launched exclusively on the app on July 2. The release stated that all episodes will stream concurrently with the US with new episodes airing every Monday.  The release also stated that the drama is available across a number of devices with an [...]

Starz Play sealed deal with Intigral Jawwy TV

The Svod operator Starz Play expands its reach with regional digital content solutions provider intigral for a three-year partnership. The partnership will enable Starz Plays to increase its reach across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region with full content library to be available through intigrals Jawwy TV box and app. To recall, Jawwy [...]

Britannia to debut on Starz Play in MENA

British historical drama Britannia is set to debut on 19 January across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) on Starz Play, at the same time the show is released in the US. The nine-part series charts the 43 AD Roman invasion of Britain, where they encounter Celtic warrior women and powerful Druids in their [...]

New deal for STARZ PLAY in MENA

STARZ PLAY’s new partnership will see its streaming application embedded directly onto LG Smart TVs. The fastest growing on-demand video streaming service in the MENA region, has announced its partnership with LG to embed its streaming application directly onto LG Smart TVs. Following the launch, the STARZ PLAY application has been mounted on selected LG [...]

Starz Play offered to Orange Egypt customers

Starz Play Subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) has agreed a partnership deal with telco Orange Egypt to offer its customers unlimited access to Starz Plays online video catalogue comprising around 6,500 hours of Hollywood movies, documentaries, childrens TV shows and US series. Maaz Sheikh, CEO of Starz Play, said The strategic partnership will offer Orange customers a [...]

Ooredoo subscribers to enjoy free trial of Starz Play

The popular Starz Play service will be available over the weekend to Ooredoo TV customers. The offer will be valid today, through to Sunday, and will be automatically available for the current Ooredoo TV customers even to those who are not subscribed to Starz Play. Existing Ooredoo TV customers can access the service by pressing [...]

Middle East VOD Starz Play raised $125m funding to boost content

Starz Play, the Middle East Video-on-demand service provider raised $125 million that will be used primarily to boost its content library. The two-year old company, which has attracted 700000 paying subscribers to date across Middle East North Africa. The funds raised from two new investors in the shape of the Boston-based State Street Global Advisors [...]