PARIS– Starz Digital and Starz Worldwide Distribution have inked a multi-year output deal with C More Entertainment, a leading Pay TV service in the Nordics.
The pact gives C More access to exclusive first-run SVOD and Pay TV rights in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland to a large selection of upcoming Starz original series and movies.
“Our customers will now get access to Starz’s newest high-quality original series, which they can stream whenever they wish. They will also have access to a compelling selection of independent movies to complement the groundbreaking original programming,” said Manfred Aronsson, CEO of C More.
Shows like “Ash vs Evil Dead,” “Flesh and Bone,” and “The Girlfriend Experience” will roll out on C More shortly after their initial U.S. premiere. The pact also includes premiere rights to the first Starz original pic, “The Dresser.”
The deal also covers catch up rights to stream past seasons of hit Starz shows such as “Power” (pictured above), “Black Sails,” and “Survivor’s Remorse,” or full series, including “The White Queen,””Magic City,” and “Party Down.”
“C More is a well-established regional partner that not only shares our vision for showcasing the premium quality of Starz Original programming to viewers across the region, but also shares our commitment to satisfying this audience’s growing preference for multiplatform viewing,” said Mara Winokur, SVP of digital at Starz.