Rewind Networks and LYD today announced the launch of HITS on South Korea’s KT’s olleh tv IPTV platform on 26 November 2019. The channel will be on Channel 101 in High Definition as part of olleh tv’s Essence Package.
Rewind Networks and LYD had announced a partnership earlier this year to amplify the proliferation of Rewind’s portfolio in the South Korean market.
The launch of HITS on KT olleh tv celebrates the first deal for the partnership between Rewind Networks and LYD and brings the networks’ total reach in Asia to more than 16 million homes across 12 countries.
“Given South Korea’s position as a global powerhouse for entertainment media and its people’s strong appetite for quality content, Rewind Networks has been committed to making headway with this market,” said Avi Himatsinghani, CEO, Rewind Networks, “We are confident that HITS’ unique core proposition of the best TV series from the past three decades will resonate well with KT subscribers.”
“LYD is delighted to take our partnership with Rewind and KT to new heights,” said Joon Lee, Founder, LYD. “This launch is yet another testament on how LYD consistently maximizes the business potential for content providers as the largest independent content and channel distributor in Korea.”
Viewers of HITS can look forward to a marathon of the iconic sitcom The Nanny Seasons 5 and 6, as well as Angela Lansbury’s crime-solving mystery Murder She Wrote Season 4, Other ongoing series include Sabrina The Teenage Witch, Baywatch, The Lucy Show and Family Ties.