Eight FilmBox brand channels from the SPI International’s worldwide channel portfolio are to be launched on Crystal TV, Ghana’s first private television station according to the recently signed deal announced today by the channel broadcaster and Crystal Radiovision Network Ltd.
Live MMA and kickboxing events from the FightBox HD channel are now available to watch live online on www.fightboxlive.com, a special PPV website featuring also free episodes of various combat sports series aired on the channel.
SPI International closed a major acquisition deal with NBCUniversal for the FilmBox Premium movie channel in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The company is also announcing during MIPTV that they are preparing to launch SPI's first linear Ultra HD TV channel called 4K FunBox UHD while producing own 4K content and expanding the current Ultra HD catalogue with new acquisitions to be finalized during the market in Cannes.
SPI International has appointed Jacek Osadnik as the new Marketing Director Worldwide. Based in Warsaw, Jacek Osadnik will oversee domestic and international marketing communication for all Kino Polska TV and FilmBox brand channels.
On Saturday, April 11, Fight Box HD viewers will see another great kickboxing and Muay Thai spectacle: Oktagon Italy from Milan. The Italian event will commemorate the 20th anniversary of this global show. The world’s top two fighters will go at it in the main event as Giorgio Petrosyan, the Armenian champion representing Italy, will face off against last year’s sensation, Enriko Kehl from Germany.