Switzerland: TDC launches with SALT
December 7, 2020
SPI/FilmBox and Swiss telecommunications provider SALT have partnered to bring SPI’s global Turkish drama channel Timeless Dizi Channel (TDC) to Switzerland. The channel is available now in the primary basic package. Viewers can watch the channel in the original Turkish version with English subtitles, or with Arabic dubbing.
“Turkish series or Dizi has quickly become a genre of its own, achieving remarkable success globally over the last 10 years big stories that cross boundaries, popular actors, and beautiful landmarks,” said Georgina Twiss, MD of Western Europe and Africa. “It is our great pleasure to bring these sweeping epics to Switzerland with Timeless Dizi Channel and to introduce the gripping world of Turkish drama to the Swiss audience via our longtime partners SALT,” added Twiss.
Established in April 2019, TDC currently reaches 25 million households worldwide in 81 countries rapidly growing its presence globally with recent launches in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East. The channel was first launched in Luxembourg in Western Europe and continues to expand its footprint across the continent with more deals to come in Portugal, Germany and Spain. With over 600 hours of fresh content including globally acclaimed dizis, the current channel highlights include: International Emmy Award winning Endless Love, Stiletto Vendetta, Karadayi, Black Money Love, 20 Minutes, Kurt Seyit & Shura, Red Scarf and The End. The channel also brings three unique and exclusive series to international screens for the first time: Moms and Mothers, Five Brothers and The 8th Day.
In addition to TDC, SALT carries four other channels from the expansive SPI/FilmBox portfolio: Gametoon, FightBox, Fast&FunBox and FunBox UHD.