Starz Play extends 4K content with more series  


Starz Play, the over-the-top (OTT) service provider in MENA, revealed about enhancement of its 4K catalogue. It now includes the original series of Starz namely, ‘Power’ and ‘The Girlfriend Experience’. Both series’ full seasons are available on a ‘same-day-as-the-US’ basis.

‘Power’, an American crime drama television series, is produced by the rapper Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson and revolves around the story of James St. Patrick owner of a New York City nightclub ‘Truth’. The other series ‘The Girlfriend Experience’ is a drama series that tells the story of Christine Reade, a law student intern who also works as high-end escort.

Nadim Dada, the Director of Content Acquisitions at Starz Play, commented: “We at Starz Play are always working on providing our customers with the best viewing experience possible, and recognise this region’s increasing demand for 4K content especially with the high penetration of 4K TVs. In line with that, we have made these two popular series available to our viewers”.

Further, he said that: “In addition to these Starz original titles, we continue to offer current Arabic TV series in 4K which remains a worldwide first, as well as other factual content. We now offer more than 120 hours of 4K content on Starz Play and will continue to add more titles in the coming months to suit all tastes”.