SPI/FilmBox and R&R have signed a distribution deal which allows R&R to distribute SPI/FilmBox’s premium Turkish drama channel, Timeless Drama Channel (TDC), exclusively to cable platforms in Lebanon. The deal also marks the launch of TDC on one of the biggest cable operators in the region, Cablevision.
“We are proud to partner with R&R to bring the wonderful world of Turkish dramas to Lebanon,” said Murat Muratoğlu, Head of Distribution at SPI International. “Through this partnership, Lebanese viewers will get to watch hundreds of hours of critically-acclaimed Turkish TV series and movies on TDC.”
TDC has experienced rapid growth since its launch in April 2019. The channel has reached 5 million homes in 14 countries in just 8 months, and plans to double its market penetration in 2020. TDC features over 600 hours of TV series and movies from major Turkish producers.
“R&R, the leader content aggregator in Lebanon, proves again its market leadership through exclusively providing the Lebanese market with this wonderful Turkish drama channel,” said Bassam Jaber, R&R Chairman & CEO. “We are proud to launch our partnership with SPI/FilmBox and look forward to enriching it by additional channels in the near future,” continued Jaber.