News Corp-owned STAR TV has concluded a deal with DreamWorks SKG to broadcast nine films on its STAR Movies channel in India and Pakistan. The titles include The Peacemaker, Deep Impact, Forces Of Nature, Antz and The Prince Of Egypt.
The DreamWorks deal joins product from 20th Century Fox, The Walt Disney Co and MGM on STAR's lineup in India and Pakistan. "We are very pleased to have secured this agreement and look forward to working with the STAR team in India and Pakistan, as pay television continues to become an increasingly important entertainment medium in these countries," said Hal Richardson on behalf of DreamWorks.
STAR distributes 30 services in Asia in seven languages and reaching more than 300 million viewers across 53 countries.