OSN relaunches with revamped line-up
May 19, 2022
By Chris Forrester
Dubai-based OSN used the CabSat show in Dubai to relaunch its branded bundle of pay-TV channels.
OSN says the relaunch includes refreshed on-screen branding and 18 exclusive curated channels with 9 new or revamped channels.
In its statement, OSN says: [The new look] is designed to deliver a distinct and world-class scheduled TV experience, OSN has given their exclusive 18 channels a revitalised look and feel, all of which have been specifically curated around audiences’ viewing needs. Maintaining a strong presence in the market as the region’s top premium pay-TV provider, OSN will continue to curate a diverse line-up of premium global and regional content via their newly refurbished channels.”
While claiming a ‘top’ position the OSN package is under considerable pressure from streaming rivals including MBC’s own highly competitive packages.
The revamped channels include dedicated Arabic content destinations, OSN Yahala, OSN Yahala Bil Arabi and OSN Yahala Aflam. In addition, an epic line-up of curated international content can be found on the OSN Showcase, OSN Movies Hollywood, OSN Movies Premier, and OSN Series Prime. Curated and dedicated to female audiences, OSN W will air inspiring content told via strong female creators. Following recent studio partnership including HBO, NBC Universal, Paramount+, Endeavor Content, MGM, and Sony, audiences can expect a captivating line-up of programs showcasing the latest international content from the comfort of their homes. OSN’s collection of exclusive branded channels are complimented by a diverse array of OSN and 3rd party exclusive channels including; Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, TLC, E! entertainment, further cementing OSN’s position.
Nick Forward, Chief Content Officer & MD of OSN+ at OSN Group, said: “The past two years have prompted a fundamental shift in the TV marketplace and the consumption of content. Our relaunched channel line-up will deliver a unique tv viewing experience where viewers have better than ever channel destinations packed with our world class content, making it easier for them to find their favourite shows and movies.”