Category Archives: OTT / VOD

Inkblot Productions and Netflix partnered for new Nigerian drama series

Inkblot Productions has announced a new partnership deal with Netflix. The new original drama series Far From Home is a six-part series created by Chinaza Onuzo and Dami Elebe which will be produced by Inkblot Productions. The story of Ishaya who is a charismatic teenager and talented artist from a poor family whose receives a [...]

Netflix inks 5-year deal with Saudi Studio Myrkott

Netflix and Saudi Arabian animation studio Myrkott, have inked a 5-year long exclusive collaboration to produce Saudi-focused shows and films. The collaboration includes the production of new and exclusive seasons of the Masameer series, Masameer upcoming movies, a new licensed original adult animation series, and a licensed original feature film, in addition to a library [...]

StarzPlay now available through Apple TV in MENA

StarzPlay, the MENA region’s SVOD service, is now accessible to subscribers across the region through Apple TV channels on the Apple TV app on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, iPod touch, Mac, select Samsung and LG smart TVs. Subscribers in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Lebanon, Jordan, and Egypt can sign up for a seven-day free [...]

OSN and Zain ink strategic partnership in Kuwait

Pay-TV network OSN and digital service provider Zain have inked a partnership deal to offer the OSN streaming app to Zain subscribers in Kuwait. Zain subscribers can now enjoy premium exclusive content on the OSN streaming app. Postpaid subscribers will enjoy a one-year OSN subscription when they subscribe to any of Zains new 5G plans [...]

Trace takes majority stake in Okuhle Media

Trace Group shared the news of the acquisition of major stake in Okuhle Media, a key player in the production of audio-visual content on the African continent and globally. Okuhle Media creates and produces programs and formats for the leading commercial and public TV channels and for streaming platforms in South Africa, Africa, Europe and [...]