- Spuul expands movie library as online video consumption accelerates
SINGAPORE, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Spuul, the most popular online streaming service for Indian movies and TV shows, and IndiaCast Media Distribution Pvt Ltd, a joint venture between TV18 and Viacom18, today announced an agreement to make over 60 current and upcoming Hindi and regional language movies available for worldwide streaming on Spuul from the library of Viacom18 Motion Pictures, COLORS & Eenadu Television.
Starting this week, movie buffs can enjoy latest and evergreen blockbusters such as Inkaar, Oh My God and Jab We Met along with several regional hits such as Samanyudu, on their computers and mobile devices, with Spuul. Upcoming new releases in 2013 will also be available for worldwide streaming on Spuul as they are released in the market.
"Spuul is proud to offer Viacom18's successful and award-winning films to our fast growing user base," said S.Mohan, Co-founder and CEO, Spuul. Commenting further, he said, "We are constantly working to expand our range of great Indian movies, in different languages, so that users always find something appealing to watch."
Online video is seeing dramatic growth, with 3.7 million videos consumed every month in India*. A release on Spuul offers producers immediate global reach and the opportunity to serve today's digitally connected consumers, creating a new revenue source for not just small budget movies but also new blockbusters.
Speaking on the tie up with Spuul, Anuj Gandhi, Group CEO, IndiaCast said, "The association between IndiaCast and Spuul acts as a value addition for both parties. Watching movies online lets the viewers exercise this option at their own convenience. Spuul has a huge base of film and TV enthusiasts who now with this association will be able to choose from IndiaCast's plethora of commercial and regional movies, enriching the viewer experience."
Other IndiaCast movies on Spuul include Blood Money, Golmaal Returns & Aiyya, regional titles dubbed in Hindi such as Vishwa - The He Man, and Telugu films such as Me Sreyobhilashi - now available to stream on pcs, iOS and Android mobiles.
Spuul is a streaming service for Indian movies and TV shows online. Besides a selection of free movies, Spuul also offers Specials that are pay-per-view movies and a Premium monthly subscription option. New movies added weekly.
For more, visit: http://spuul.com
'IndiaCast' is a multi-platform 'Content Asset Monetization' entity. IndiaCast drives Domestic and International Channel Distribution, Placement Services and Content Syndication for TV18, Viacom18, A+E Networks, TV18 and the ETV channels. Distributing 26 channels from these media houses across platforms including Cable, DTH, IPTV, HITS and MMDS, it offers a range of channels from entertainment, kids, news, infotainment and music, to regional genres. The entity also distributes Sun Network Channels and Disney Channels in the Hindi Speaking Markets (HSMs) across markets. For more information on IndiaCast, log on to http://www.indiacast.com
SOURCE Spuul Pte Ltd