Acorn TV joins Izzi’s content catalog

Izzi announced today that, from September, it is bringing the best AMC Network’s OTT Acorn TV contents to its screens, with productions from Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. The platform will be available for a MX$ 79 (USD 4) monthly subscription, and will allow Izzi customers access to Agatha Christie novels adaptations, apart from comedies, mystery stories and dramas produced by the BBC, Channel 4, ITV, RTE and others.  

‘We are so excited to announce this key partnership for our growth in Mexico. Izzi is an entertainment and technology industry leader, and will undoubtedly help us to position Acorn TV in the Mexican market’, said Miguel Penella, Consumer Products Global President at AMC Networks and RLJ Entertainment. ‘I think that, through this agreement, we can make our content more accessible to all Mexican consumers. Our contents satisfy several culture and entertainment preferences’, he added.

Salvi Folch, CEO at Izzi, has also expressed himself on the partnership, and said that Acorn TV ‘comes in order to continue working on strengthening Izzi as the most relevant content integrator in Mexico. This platform’s high quality offer comes to Izzi screens, as an exclusive window, for our subscribers satisfaction and consumption, to whom we owe all our commitment. I am very grateful with Acorn TV and AMC for the enormous confidence they give us to develop this great project’. he said.

As an additional benefit, Izzi subscribers will not only be able to enjoy Acorn TV contents on their TV set, but will also have them available on the izzi go app, to enjoy the extensive catalog from anywhere and on any mobile device. Some of the available contents are the Agatha Christie series ‘Partners in crime’ and ‘And then, there were none’, together with the police dramas ‘Manhunt’, ’19 -2′, ‘Line of Duty’, ‘The Secret Agent ‘, and others.