SPI International’s Dizi Launches with UPC Poland
SPI International’s Dizi joins the offer of UPC Poland at the beginning of September. The channel will expand its technical reach by more than 1 million subscribers in Poland.
SPI International’s Dizi will be available to UPC subscribers in the Max Premium, Max and Select packages, starting from the beginning of September 2021. The channel will be available at positions 222 (Horizon and UPC TV 4K Box decoders) and 168 (Mediabox decoders), as well as in the UPC TV Go service.
“Joining the UPC offer is a very big step forward for us in building the distribution of the Dizi channel in Poland. We want this channel to be included in basic TV packages, because its program offer is so attractive that it can successfully compete for the attention of a wide audience,” says Jacek Koskowski, General Director Sales & Distribution Poland at Kino Polska TV SA.
The addition of Dizi to the UPC Polska offer increases the channel’s reach by more than 1 million subscribers amounting to 2.2 million subscribers in Poland. The channel is already available in the offer of the operators such as Vectra (Zloty Package) and Multimedia Poland (MaxBox Package) and also as OTT in the new on the market CDA TV service.
Dizi channel is aimed at the growing number of Turkish series fans in Poland. The channel airs both drama, romance, and crime fiction productions, and is broadcast 24 hours a day, seven days a week in HD quality. The latest addition to Dizi's schedule is the popular series Bride of Istanbul.
SPI International also plans to roll-out the Dizi app this fall, that allows Turkish series enthusiasts everywhere to stream their favorite series anytime, anywhere through internet connected devices.
About SPI International
SPI International/FilmBox is a global media company operating a diverse portfolio of 42 linear channels and digital services on six continents. FilmBox being its flagship movie service, SPI is one of the biggest aggregators of native Ultra HD content in the world. Working with over 700 operators worldwide, SPI uses state of the art technology providing its 90 million subscribers with access to SPI’s linear and on-demand content including live streaming of UHD programming and FilmBox service on any internet-connected device via major global streaming players as well as local OTT providers. SPI owns and operates the brand assets of Film1 premium movie services in The Netherlands, including four linear channels and an on-demand service.
For over 25 years, SPI International has been a leading supplier of theatrical films and television programming in the international market. SPI’s solid alliances with major license suppliers provide compelling content, with strong recognition and high demand.