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5 December 2020 Volume 70 Issue No:31

iWorld | OTT

StreamFest is here for Indians to 'Netflix & Chill'  
The much-hyped Netflix StreamFest is finally here. The global streaming giant is offering Indian users free access to its vast content portfolio during this weekend (5-6 December). "At Netflix, we want to bring the most amazing stories from across the world to all fans of entertainment in India.  
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Television | TV Channels

Uday Shankar gets appointed as FICCI president  
Here's another stripe he's adding to the numerous ones he has got during his fascinating career. Disney Star India chairperson and Walt Disney Co Asia Pacific president  Uday Shankar will take over as FICCI president–elect for 2020-21 during the lobbying body's ninety third AGM on 11, 12, and 14 December 2020.  
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iWorld | OTT

Sons of the Soil: Jaipur Pink Panthers drops on Amazon Prime Video  
The highly anticipated docu-series Sons of the Soil: Jaipur Pink Panthers has finally debuted on Amazon Prime Video. The five-episode series, directed by British director Alex Gale, stars the players from Pro Kabaddi League's Jaipur Pink Panthers team, alongside Abhishek Bachchan, the team owner.  
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Mam | Media And Advertising

Nabendu Bhattacharyya moves on from Milestone Brandcom  
Nabendu Bhattacharyya, an industry veteran with more than two decades of experience in the Indian out-of-home (OOH) space, has decided to move on from his current role as CEO and MD of Milestone Brandcom, the India-based OOH specialist agency from the house of dentsu international.  
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Mam | Marketing

Advertising in newspapers most trusted by consumers: ASCI-ISA report  
Advertising seen on traditional media continues to enjoy high trust amongst consumers, with newspapers (86 per cent) emerging as the most trusted, a report by the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) and the Indian Society of Advertisers (ISA) stated.  
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iWorld | OTT

Wife wishes for 'upgraded' husband in MX Player's exclusive Marathi series  
MX Player is now streaming yet another exclusive Marathi web series titled Baykola Hava Tari Kay (What a Wife Wants). The comedy web series includes actors like Shreya Budge, Aniket Vishwasrao, Nikhil Ratnaparkhi, and others. The series is an MX Exclusive and Mirchi Play original.  
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Press Releases
» First-ever digital edition of Japanese Film Festival 2020 opens today in India
» Honda 2Wheelers digitally spreads road safety education in COVID-19 era
» Ravi Shankar Prasad, Randi Zuckerberg, NG Subramaniam, Debjani Ghosh, Anant Maheshwari amongst others headline the 6th Edition of Times Network's Digital India Summit 2020
» &PriveHD brings award-winning Spielberg feature 'Lincoln'
More News From Indian Television
India-Australia tour doubles up viewership on SonyLIV
The India tour of Australia is underway and is making waves in a cricket-worshipping nation such as ours. Post a rough start, the Men in Blue are back to winning ways and have garnered a remarkable response on SonyLIV.  ............................ Read More...
India TV announces key promotions to strengthen core operations
India TV has made sweeping changes in its leadership team, elevating four of its key people looking after business revenue, corporate affairs, television operations, and growth and monetisation aspects. The news group has decided "to rethink, rework and retool" its business strategies in order to make the company more adaptable and resilient..................................... Read More...
Discovery+ introduces India-special original shows
Launched earlier this year, Discovery+ is all set to up the ante by foraying into original programming for the India market. With an eye on audience demand, Discovery+ has planned a slew of original shows starting from 9 December............................ Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   Vodafone Idea lost 4.7 million subs in Sep; Airtel, Jio saw growth: Trai data
»   Vodafone Idea CTSO & Chief privacy officer Amit Pradhan quits; to join cyber security firm

Source: ETTelecom

»   Dish TV to Now Offer EPIC ON App to DishSMRT Hub and D2h Stream Android Box
»   Bharti Airtel Adds Twofold Subscribers Than Reliance Jio in September: Trai
    Source: Telecom Talk
»   BBL 2020 Official Broadcasters Remarkably Compared To Donald Trump By Tasmanian Government
    Source: Republic World
»   Asia tech conference ditches Hong Kong for Malaysia
    Source: Livemint
»   Motorola to include TV interface, Desktop mode in Android 11 update
    Source: DNA India
»   Dept of Space inks NDA with small satellite launch vehicle maker Agnikul
    Source: BS
    Discovery Joins Streaming-Video Crowd With Reality-TV Focus
    Source: Bloomberg Quint
    BCCI to discuss addition of 2 new teams to IPL at next AGM
    Source: Jagran
    PCI asks Centre to treat journalists who died due to coronavirus as 'COVID warriors'
    Source: Yahoo News
    Orange reveals more investment in telecom network
    Source: Telecom Lead
    Reliance Infratel resolution plan approved by NCLT Mumbai – Jio to pick up the tower unit
    Source: Business Insider
    What will Netflix's 'free weekend' Streamfest do for the platform, the binger, and the streaming ecosystem?
    Source: AFAQS
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   Facebook to remove false claims about Covid vaccines
»   'Dirty methods' in Brexit vote cited in push for new laws on Europe's elections
    Source: The Guardian
»   HBO Max Ends Free Trial Offer Ahead of 'Wonder Woman 1984,' Warner Bros. 2021 Film Slate Premieres
»   BuzzFeed Names Janet Rollé, GM of Beyoncé's Parkwood Entertainment, to Board
    Source: Variety
»   Joe White MBE appointed new UK Consul-General in SF, with new Technology Envoy role
»   Fantasy startup Esports One raises $4M more
    Source: Techcrunch
»   CBS Makes Post-Super Bowl Plans
»   NBC's 'Superstore' to End This Season
    Source: Next Tv
»   Warner Bros. will release all its 2021 films on HBO Max
»   DirecTV, Dish hit with massive channel blackouts
    Source: Fierce Video
»   Cable News Networks Post Record Ratings November
    Source: Multichannel News
»   Nordic streaming market closes in on 14 million subscriptions
»   HBO Max to expand into Europe by the second half of 2021
    Source: Broadband Tv News
»   NAB to FCC: Audible Accessibility Waiver Still Needed
»   CES 2021 Opens Registration
    Source: TV Technology
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