12/05/2012 — Dubai, UAE and Mumbai, India: Pearl Media Group Ltd. (“PMG”) has closed an international distribution for offering movies to South Asian diaspora outside of USA through BIGFLIX app on JadooPLUS™.
“Partnering with BIGFLIX’s an exciting opportunity for us as it builds on our current On-Demand library, offering our JadooPLUS™ customers an even more diverse selection of Bollywood and regional films” said Sumit Ahuja, Co-Founder& VP of Content Acquisition and Distribution of PMG.
“We’re excited about partnering with PMG, bringing our content to the largest international base of South Asian viewers on JadooPLUS™. BIGFLIX was launched with an aim to offer Indian movies to a global audience. While BIGFLIX already has a presence in India and USA, our tie-up with PMG will enable us to offer the same quality full length movies to JadooPLUS™ subscribers in other parts of the world,” said Sandeep Mehra, Head – International Distribution at BIGFLIX.
Under the terms of the deal, BIGFLIX will offer a selection of content on PMG’s premium OTT entertainment service outside of United States and India.
JadooPLUS™ consist of Live TV and On-Demand content offerings, targeting South Asian expatriates worldwide via connected devices such as Smart TVs, PCs and Macs, tablets, set-top boxes, gaming consoles, and mobile devices.
Pearl Media Group is a content aggregation and dissemination company based in Dubai, offering content owners and consumers multi-platform solutions and service offerings. PMG owns and operates JadooPLUS™ as a premium Over The Top (OTT) entertainment service consisting of Live TV and On-Demand content. JadooPLUS™ targets the South Asian diaspora worldwide through Internet connected devices such as smart TVs, tablets, set-top boxes, gaming consoles, and mobile devices.
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India’s first online Movie on Demand service BIGFLIX was started by Reliance Entertainment Digital in January, 2012. This service allows users to experience seamless streaming across several connected devices like smart phones, Tablets, iPad, PC, etc. With BIGFLIX, users can stream handpicked movies across various genres like action, comedy, drama and romance. It is a true movie portal catering to as many as 10 languages apart from Hindi.
BIGFLIX can be attributed as a user’s Personal Blockbuster Theatre because it allows them to consume premium movies on demand for a subscription fee simply by logging on www.bigflix.com. What’s more, user gets an ad free experience.
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