The multi-year agreement with Warner Bros. International Television Distribution gives StarzPlay exclusive access to blockbuster content from Warner.
StarzPlay has announced a multi-year deal with Hollywood studio Warner Bros. The deal will see StarzPlay bring new and exclusive content franchises from Warner Bros. to the MENA region including DC series such as Batwoman, Doom Patrol, Swamp Thing and the Harley Quinn animated series. Episodes of other award-winning TV series from Warner are also expected to stream shortly after they premiere in the US.
Speaking about the deal, Maaz Sheikh, Co-founder and CEO, StarzPlay, said: “We have enjoyed a fruitful relationship with Warner Bros. over the last few years and this new deal takes our association a leap further. This is yet another milestone achievement for us that underlines our commitment to offer unparalleled and exceptional entertainment to our subscribers. Warner Bros. is one of the leading premium Hollywood studios and we are proud to deliver their high-quality content including much sought-after DC series to the region.”
Jeffrey R. Schlesinger, President, Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution, added: “We are pleased to be expanding our existing relationship with the StarzPlay, exemplifying of our commitment to the Middle East market. This long-term deal means that StarzPlay will continue to be the digital home for a great selection of our new and classic television series for years to come.”
The new deal also covers premium boxsets such as Supernatural, Castle Rock, Pennyworth and Young Sheldon, and library titles like The O.C, Fringe and Two and a Half Men.