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Amazon Prime Video inks pact with Disney India for Marvel, ABC titles

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MUMBAI: Amazon Prime Video announced a landmark content deal with Disney India to make it the streaming home for seven brand new upcoming international titles from Marvel and ABC. These shows will be available to Prime members in India immediately after they premiere in the US.

The seven shows include four exciting new Marvel series, including Inhumans and Runaways, that are already available to stream, as well as Cloak and Dagger and three ABC series including The Crossing, Station 19 and the already available show - Freeform’s Alone Together. Additionally, Prime members can watch complete seasons of their favorite international hit series, including Desperate Housewives, Grey’s Anatomy, Criminal Minds, Castle, Scandal and Scrubs.  

“We are elated to bring quality content from Marvel and ABC to our Prime members. Whether it’s bingeing on past seasons of an old favorite or discovering your new favorite show, we believe that everyone will find something to enjoy,” said Amazon Prime Video India director content Vijay Subramaniam.

South Asia regional head – media distribution & OTT Amrita Pandey said, “It’s critical for us to make our diverse content available to fans everywhere. This opportunity with Amazon Prime Video in India allows us to bring some of our fan favorite shows from Marvel and ABC to Indian audiences on a device of their choice and convenience.”

Amazon Prime Video claims to have the largest selection of latest and exclusive movies and TV shows, stand-up comedy, ad-free across Indian and Hollywood movies, US TV shows, top/popular Indian and international kids’ shows, award winning Amazon Prime Original shows along with content from top Bollywood, regional, Indian and international studios - all available in one location/service.

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