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In a first, BookMyShow Stream rolls out TV series on-demand

The platform is set to premiere the Danish-Swedish mini-series ‘The Investigation’ on 17 December.

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Mumbai: Big Tree Entertainment-owned transaction video-on-demand (TVOD) service BookMyShow Stream has announced the launch of TV series on the platform. With this, BookMyShow Stream will become the first TVOD platform in India to introduce on-demand TV series to audiences.

The newly-launched TV series catalogue will feature exclusive titles and mini-series. Curated from across genres and languages (English, Spanish, French, German and others) the slate will also include the platform’s owned content under the BookMyShow Stream originals banner. The service premieres with the Danish-Swedish mini-series "The Investigation" on 17 December. 

BookMyShow Stream will be offering users the option to either rent a TV series of their choice for a finite duration or buy it for unlimited access. "The Investigation" will be followed by a slew of titles being released every fortnight over the next few months. These will include "The Trip Franchise" (English), "Miramar Murders" (Spanish), "The Sketch Artist" (French), "The Sister" (English), "Hard Sun" (English), "The Witnesses" (German), "Dark Woods" (German), and "Dalgleish" (English). Most of these titles will be available under BMS originals.

“BookMyShow Stream has been extremely well received across age groups and languages. We are thrilled to offer cinephiles an enhanced experience with the launch of yet another content format on the platform," said BookMyShow COO – cinemas Ashish Saksena. "With a multitude of genres and titles that span languages across the world, cinephiles can now access exclusive TV series and content titles every fortnight along with the rich ‘BookMyShow Stream Originals' repertoire."

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