Tag Archives: OSN

Discovery Channel to air Spielberg’s series ’Why We Hate’ in MENA

Executive produced by Alex Gibney and Steven Spielberg Why We Hate series will be available in the MENA region on October 13, 2019, at 10:40 pm on Discovery Channel, OSN channel 500. Directed by Geeta Gandbhir and Sam Pollard (Emmy winners for When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts), the series makes us feel one of [...]

OSN to air ICC Cricket World Cup in MENA

ICC World Cup will be available via two additional channels OSN Cric Xtra 1 and OSN Cric Xtra 2. These are also available for subscribers of the all-inclusive OSN Platinum pack. In addition to the competitive matches, the OSN season pass allows viewers across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) to watch the 10 [...]

OSN to offer 40-plus hours of Gusto’s original content in the MENA region

OSN, an entertainment network in the MENA region, has bagged more than 40 hours of Gusto Worldwide Medias original food programming. OSN has selected an array of titles that includes Gustos newest series DNA Dinners and Flour Power Holiday Specials. Fresh Market Dinners, Watts on the Grill, Flour Power, The Urban Vegetarian, Watts up for the Holidays and Spencers BIG Holiday will also be available on [...]

OSN rolls out new ‘flexible’ package in Saudi Arabia

OSN has introduced a flexible pay-TV package for subscribers in Saudi Arabia. The introduction of El Farq, meaning The Difference in Arabic has been on a three-month trial in the Kingdom. OSN announced El Farq has already earned a positive feedback from subscribers and remarkable sales growth. The Managing Director of Saudi Arabia, Bandar Al [...]

OSN dropping sports content and focusing on movies

As of March, Dubai-based pay tv operator OSN will air only OSN Sports Cricket HD and Ten Sports Channel.  According to OSNs new CEO Patrick Tillieux, changes to this will allow more room for movies and other key contents to be aired, specially content targeted to female viewers. There will also be more pop up [...]

OSN now available on Ooredoo Tv

Ooredoo tv customers can now enjoy premium entertainment with an OSN add-on of their choice when subscribing on a basic package with Ooredoo tv, at no additional cost. The offers within the basic package are: Entertainment GetStarted, Pehla Variety, Pehla Prime, OSN Pinoy Plus Extra, OSN Pinoy Plus, and OSN TFC Plus. Available OSN add-ons [...]

OSN offers pop-up channel to celebrate 90 years of Mickey Mouse

The famous Mickey Mouse, one of the most popular cartoon creations in the world, turns 90, OSN is honouring the breakthrough with a dedicated pop-up channel Disney Mickey Mouse with OSN. Children and families can celebrate Walt Disneys cartoon character with a selection of Mickey shows and movies on OSNs channel 7. All content [...]

OSN brings new seasons of House of Cards, The Last Kingdom, The Gifted across the MENA

OSNs November line-up offers comprise of the most awaited shows of the season. From the highly anticipated new seasons of popular series such as House of Cards final season, which comes to viewers in the Middle East at the same time as the US, to brand new Arabic shows and thought-provoking documentaries-premiering every Saturday. Subscribers [...]

Discovery Channel will premiere Wild Dubai on OSN

Wild Dubai scouts the vast often hidden wildlife of the largest city in the United Arab Emirates. The beauty of Dubai will be discovered through the traditions of camel racing and falconry, disclosing the influence of heritage on the commitment to preserve the wider environment and its wildlife. The Vice President & General [...]

OSN and Huawei ink new strategic IPTV partnership

OSN, the entertainment network inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Huawei, a global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, to provide a turnkey IPTV solution which allows telecom operators to deliver a state-of-the-art TV experience along with premium content. This new partnership with Huawei is part of OSNs digitisation [...]