ZeeÂ Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL) andÂ SonyÂ Pictures Television (SPT) have entered into a first pay features dealÂ bringing a range of premium films to Indian audiences.Â
The new pay one deal marksÂ the first betweenÂ SPTÂ andÂ Zeel in India and includes suchÂ SonyÂ Pictures EntertainmentÂ (SPE) blockbusters asÂ Spider-Man: Homecoming,Â Blade Runner 2049,Â Baby Driver,Â The Emoji MovieÂ andÂ Life,Â among others.Â Â Â
âWe are very excited about this new partnership withÂ ZeeÂ in India. Given the recent box office success of films likeÂ Spider-Man: Homecoming,Â we are confident that Indian audiences will be thrilled to know that they can soon enjoy experiencing this and many more of our premium films onÂ Zee. Â From our franchise films to our big blockbusters and critically acclaimed films, we look forward to working together withÂ ZeeÂ to entertain what is a very important and fast-growing market,âÂ said Ken Lo, Senior Vice-President, International Distribution, Asia Pacific, SPT.
âIt is our endeavour to become a formidable player within the English entertainment space in India, and this deal with SPT will help us become the number one choice for movie lovers,âÂ said Aparna Bhosle, Business Cluster Head, Premium & FTA GEC Channels,Â ZEEL.