Filmbox, Sony Pictures to launch seven thematic channels

SonyLiv's line-up will include an international movie channel, apart from channels .on martial arts, sports & lifestyle, documentary, fashion, international music and a gaming

Published: 14th February 2018 04:52 PM  |   Last Updated: 14th February 2018 04:52 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

MUMBAI: FilmBox, part of global media company SPI International, and Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) today entered into a distribution pact to launch seven thematic channels from the former's worldwide content on the latter's over the top platform SonyLiv.

SonyLiv's line-up will include an international movie channel, apart from channels on martial arts, sports & lifestyle, documentary, fashion, international music and a gaming and e-sports channel targeted at the millennials, the company said in a statement.

"With this association, we bring to our audiences, content from seven additional international channels across different genres," said Uday Sodhi, executive vice president and head digital business, SPN.

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  • Saikat

    We want 24hours bengali sports chennals .. Its our requeste of sony sports network team.
    3 months ago reply
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