Category Archives: TV channels / Content

MBC’s Shahid to bring Rotana’s channels on its VIP platform in MENA

MBC Group and Rotana Media Group are collaborating to offer Rotanas TV channels to Shahid VIP, MBC Groups premium subscription video on demand (SVOD) platform. Rotanas best TV content will also be available on-demand so that subscribers can watch it anytime, anywhere in the region. This long-term collaboration will enable Shahid VIP to extend its [...]

Netflix Africa announced a new partnership with Realness Institute

Netflix and Realness Institute announced a new partnership to create an Episodic Content Development Lab for writers in South Africa, Kenya, and Nigeria. Realness Institute will commit to foster a new wave of storytelling, while Netflix will bring its expertise in episodic content development, production and insight into global content trends. At Netflix, we believe [...]

Arabic TV series, The Platform, begins filming season two in MENA

The 12-episode series, The Platform, stars Syrian actor, Maxim Khalil who has to keep his dysfunctional family from disintegrating. Season two is currently being filmed in various locations across Abu Dhabi and comes after a successful debut worldwide across the streaming platform, Netflix. The Platform was created and written by Hozan Akko, writer of top-hit Arabic [...]

Season two of Lantern’s Tales to be released in Bahrain

Baby Clay, Bahrain production house has announced the release of season two of Lanterns Tales for Ramadan 2021. Lanterns Tales is a drama series with fun and informative stories created for kids. Directed by Enas Al-Yaqoub, the TV show gained popularity among the MENA region all because of its advanced animation technique used for storytelling. [...]