Zee¬†Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL) and¬†Sony¬†Pictures Television (SPT) have entered into a first pay features deal¬†bringing a range of premium films to Indian audiences.¬†
The new pay one deal marks¬†the first between¬†SPT¬†and¬†Zeel in India and includes such¬†Sony¬†Pictures Entertainment¬†(SPE) blockbusters as¬†Spider-Man: Homecoming,¬†Blade Runner 2049,¬†Baby Driver,¬†The Emoji Movie¬†and¬†Life,¬†among others.¬†¬†¬†
‚ÄúWe are very excited about this new partnership with¬†Zee¬†in India. Given the recent box office success of films like¬†Spider-Man: Homecoming,¬†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 on¬†Zee. ¬†From our franchise films to our big blockbusters and critically acclaimed films, we look forward to working together with¬†Zee¬†to entertain what is a very important and fast-growing market,‚ÄĚ¬†said Ken Lo, Senior Vice-President, International Distribution, Asia Pacific, SPT.
‚ÄúIt 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,‚ÄĚ¬†said Aparna Bhosle, Business Cluster Head, Premium & FTA GEC Channels,¬†ZEEL.