The South Asia-based streaming platform- STARZ owned by Lionsgate Play has partnered with leading digital telecommunication company Telkomsel to launch in Indonesia, the two companies announced today.
Under the terms of the agreement, Telkomsel subscribers will be able to access Lionsgate series and STARZ television series like “Mad Men”, “Power” and “The Spanish Princess,” Academy Award®-winning films from other studios including “The Aviator” and “Babel,” and first-in-Indonesia original series through multiple options ranging from Data Pack Linked Access and Premium Data Bundle to Direct Carrier Billing.
Telkomsel subscribers will get a sneak preview of Lionsgate Play’s deep library of blockbuster movies via Maxstream, Telkomsel’s video application. MAXstream has progressively established itself as the biggest video marketplace and home of entertainment in Indonesia. Telkomsel subscribers will have an opportunity to watch even more #sinemaspektakuler movies with every Gigamax and Maxstream data pack purchase in MyTelkomsel-Gigamax data packages, beginning with 3-day data packs MAXstream Add-ons and MAXstream Gala.
“We are delighted to partner with Telkomsel, with its tremendous reach and distribution expertise to expand Lionsgate Play’s offering of curated content. Our partnership is another affirmation of the enormous role that telcos are playing in shaping the digital age of content,” said Rohit Jain, Managing Director of South Asia and Networks – Emerging Markets Asia.
Nirwan Lesmana, Vice President Digital Lifestyle Telkomsel excitedly welcoming the partnership with Lionsgate Play, “We are very excited about this collaboration. Blockbusters movies from Lionsgate Play would further accommodate the needs and demands of our customers and increase our customers’ experience in enjoying #sinemaspektakuler content through the MAXstream platform.