iWorld

Viu brings best of korean shows to india

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2017/12/27/vishal.jpg?itok=OjrHYhUo

MUMBAI: Viu, the premium video-on-demand service by Vuclip and PCCW today has launched popular Korean dramas for their viewers in India. After successfully rolling out Korean TV Shows in other Asian markets, Viu has now expanded its Korean content library to the young digital consumer in India. Viu continues to be a trendsetter in offering digital entertainment that popularizes the global phenomenon of Hallyu among the Indian millennials.

Shows available on the service include hits like 'Come Back Alive’, ‘Heirs’, ‘My Love From Another Star’, 'Descendants of the Sun’, 'Sweet Stranger and M’, 'Doctors’, 'Poet Warrior Youth'. The plan is to launch 20 more shows by March 2018. The entire library can be accessed at https://www.viu.com/ott/in/korean-en/korean_dramas.

Speaking on the launch, Viu India, Country Head - Vishal Maheshwari said, "We have witnessed a very healthy uptake by young viewers, aged 18 to 24 years, who are watching Korean TV shows with English subtitles. The youth of India today are looking for world class TV shows. Korean TV shows deliver on all aspects from story to production which makes it such a success. The trend of watching Korean content is picking up rapidly across the country.“

Viu has approximately 4,000 hours of the latest Korean drama and variety shows telecast from SBS, KBS, MBC and CJ E&M for all regions. All of this content can be accessed at https://www.viu.com or by downloading the Android app from Google Play or the iOS app from the Apple App Store.

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/02/06/70.jpg?itok=ymaIIRrz
Vivek Das joins Zoo Media’s FoxyMoron as CEO

Mumbai: Zoo Media’s creative and performance digital agency FoxyMoron has appointed Vivek Das as its CEO. Vivek brings with him two decades of experience building digital businesses at scale.  In this role, Vivek will report to Pratik Gupta and Suveer Bajaj, founding partners of Zoo Media and...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/02/06/67_1.jpg?itok=Je7vtA8s
Senior Journalist Rauf Ahmed passes away

Mumbai: Senior journalist, Rauf Ahmed has bid farewell to the world. He breathed his last on Sunday. In his long-term career, Ahmed served as the editor of Filmfare, for six years in the mid 90s. As part of his role as the editor of Filmfare, he was also associated with the much acclaimed Filmfare...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/02/04/tenzing_rishikesh_0.jpg?itok=B0bOM3G-
Sports sector receives its highest-ever budget allocation in history with an over 300 cr jump

Mumbai: The sports sector has received its highest-ever budget allocation in history. With an over Rs 300 crore jump, the sports sector has received Rs 3,397.32 crore allocation in the new FY 2023-24 Union Budget. The union finance minister presented the budget for 2023-24 at the parliament on 1...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/02/02/keerat-grewal.jpg?itok=yo_0sTDt
Ormax Media launches annual all access plan called ‘Super Subscription’

Ormax Media, a media analytics company, has announced the launch of its annual all-access plan called ‘Super Subscription.’ The plan will allow Ormax Media’s business partners full access to all industry reports, data and trends.

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/02/02/crane.jpg?itok=71g36_c9
‘Frasier’ reboot starts production with Kelsey Grammar

OTT platform Paramount+ has announced that the series Frasier, starring and executive produced by Kelsey Grammer, starts production this week.

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/02/01/mx-players-abhishek-joshi.jpg?itok=_0S_xv2Y
MX Player’s Abhishek Joshi quits

MX Player SVoD (subscription business) & business partnerships SVP & business head Abhishek Joshi has reportedly resigned.

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/01/31/trai22.jpg?itok=8a0TOGST
Trai seeks comments on its consultation paper on regulating converged digital technologies and services

Mumbai: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday issued the consultation paper on "regulating converged digital technologies and services -enabling the convergence of carriage of broadcasting and telecommunication services." Over the period of time, various technological...

iWorld Telecom
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/01/31/karan_taurani.jpg?itok=19Iz_iE-
Potential of WPL to garner a scalable viewership is an uphill task: Elara Capital

Mumbai: The BCCI has raked in Rs 4,669.99 crore from franchise bidders for the Women’s Premier League. Adani Sportsline forked out the most amount at Rs 1,289 crore. Three of the winning bidders also own IPL franchises - Royal Challengers Sports (owners of Royal Challengers Bangalore), JSW GMR...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2023/01/31/unsorted.jpg?itok=0JbJuy2l
Natak Pictures brings new web series ‘UNSORTED’ on Disney+Hotstar

Mumbai: Natak Pictures explores the emotional conflicts faced by today’s modern generation that constantly juggles between personal and professional life, with the release of its web show UNSORTED. The leading film studio premiered the web show on Disney+Hotstar on 27 January 2023 and is receiving...

iWorld Over The Top Services