By SAT News Desk
MELBOURNE, 18 September: Indian/South Asian entertainment enthusiasts are in for a big bonanza in Australia, with the Zee5-Lebara digital platform bringing in about 100,000 hours of on-demand movies, originals, TV programs, videos and news content to customers.
“Australia is an extremely important market for us as we expand across the globe and we’re extremely excited to announce our very first partnership with local telecom operator, Labara Australia.”
“With this partnership, we’re looking to increase our presence in Australia using Labara Australia’s subscriber base which will now have access to the best of Indian entertainment on any device of their choice,” continues Anand.
Ash Saini, General Manager, Labara Australia, says “We are thrilled to have partnered with ZEE5 in Australia and we cannot wait for all our users to sample the huge library of content that ZEE5 has to offer.”
“With a huge appetite for Indian entertainment amongst our ethnic market, we are very excited to launch our bundles with ZEE5 subscriptions and we aim to ensure that every individual on the go uses ZEE5 as a one-stop destination to consume the best of Indian entertainment,” continues Saini.
Zee5 is available in 17 languages and includes leading Hindi TV shows (e.g. Kum Kum Bhagya and Jodhaa Akbar); the latest ZEE5 Originals (e.g. The Final Call with Arjun Rampal, Kaafir with Dia Mirza) and 2000+ movies (e.g. Simba with Ranveer Singh, Kedarnath with Sara Ali Khan and Sushant Singh Rajput, and Veere Di Wedding with Kareena Kapoor Khan).
Popular Tamil TV shows (e.g. Sembaruthi, Yaaradi Nee Mohini and Poove Poochoodava), blockbuster Tamil films (e.g. Mapla Singam, Mersal, and Kalavu) and ZEE5 Originals (e.g. Auto Shankar and Thiravam) are also available to subscribers, along with 60+ live streaming TV channels including India’s largest news stations.
ZEE5 is available using Samsung Smart TVs, Apple TV, Android TVs and Amazon Fire TV, and via Google Play Store, iOS App Store and www.zee5.com.