Amazon Prime Video sealed content deal with Paramount in India

The OTT platform, Amazon Prime Video partnered with Paramount to offer subscription streaming of the studio’s new releases in India. According to the agreement, Amazon bags streaming rights to recent releases such as ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows’, ‘Star Trek Beyond’ and ’10 Cloverfield Lane’, amongst others.

Amazon Prime Video in India continues to expand its content portfolio and following this new partnership with Paramount, subscribers will also have rotating access to popular movies and classics including franchises like ‘Transformers’, ‘Indiana Jones’, ‘Mission: Impossible’, ‘Madagascar’, ‘Shrek’ and ‘Kung Fu Panda’.

Commenting this new partnership, Nitesh Kripalani, Director of Amazon Prime Video India: “Our goal is to provide our customers with the best movies – be it local or international. We are excited to work with Paramount to bring their future slate of films to our Prime Video customers along with some of the most popular movies in film history.”

On the other hand, Jonathan Greenberg, SVP Regional Sales Asia at Paramount TV licensing and distribution declared that: “We are delighted to have reached this agreement with Amazon to bring our world-class films to fans across India. Our goal is to deliver our content to viewers how and when they want it and Amazon Prime Video offers an exceptional platform for fans to enjoy new and favorite films on demand”.