Cinedigm to acquire Digital Media Rights in US$16.4 million deal

LA-based distributor and channels operator Cinedigm has finalised its $16.4m acquisition of North American streaming, advertising and distribution firm Digital Media Rights (DMR). The acquisition will bring ten DMR-owned streaming channels, including AsianCrush and RetroCrush, under the Cinedigm umbrella, and the company expects the purchase to generate approximately $10m in incremental revenue and $3m in […]

Cinedigm brings trio of streaming channels to Nreal AR glasses

Streaming company Cinedigm has launched a partnership in AR innovator Nreal. The deal will see three of Cinedigm’s most popular channels to Nreal’s newly introduced AR “TV” app. Three channels –  Bloody Disgusting TV, Realmadrid TV and CONtv – will be made available to Nreal Light AR glasses owners, giving them the ability to watch […]

Cinedigm boosts content portfolio with Digital Media Rights acquisition

LA-based VOD operator Cinedigm has announced the acquisition of Digital Media Rights (DMR). DMR is described by Cinedigm as “a diversified specialty streaming, advertising, and content distribution company with significant expertise in building audiences for global content in North America.” The company focuses on streaming via film distribution and it operates over 10 FAST and […]

Cinedigm first to utilise Looper Insights Vizibility tech

Streaming company Cinedigm has announced a new deal with VOD analytics and optimisation firm Looper Insights. Cinedigm is the first company to utilise Looper Insights’ latest release Vizibility which ensures compliance and optimisation of sales revenue for titles across their full digital release lifecycle from EST/VOD to now include SVOD and AVOD platforms. This is […]

Real Madrid TV gets North American expansion

Spanish football club Real Madrid is to expand its in-house sports streaming channel to North America. Partnering with digital platform provider Cinedigm, the Real Madrid TV channel will offer “thousands of hours of fan-centric football content” in the build up to the 2021/22 season along with 2-3 matches per week once the season starts.  Content […]

Cinedigm channels added to Zeasn’s new AVOD

OTT entertainment networks and content provider Cinedigm has announced a new partnership with Chinese CTV maker Zeasn that will bring its channels and content to millions of Whale OS sets around the world via its newly launched AVOD platform. Whale OS, the proprietary smart TV operating system from Zeasn, is currently deployed by a number […]

Cinedigm to distribute networks including The Bob Ross Channel on Vewd platform 

OTT entertainment networks and content provider Cinedigm has announced a partnership with smart TV software provider Vewd to distribute its channels on Vewd-enabled devices worldwide. The deal will see Cinedigm’s networks available on an install base of more than 300 million Smart TVs and connected devices. Vewd software is employed by a large number of […]

Cinedigm acquires Viewster

US content and channels provider Cinedigm has acquired Swiss OTT VOD service Viewster and its subsidiary platform Viewster Anime, adding a property with a trademark presence in more than 30 countries around the world. Viewster and Viewster Anime’s offerings will be combined into Cinedigm’s library of channels and content, with the company taking over operation […]

New female-focused SVOD service set to debut in US

US digital media group Cinedigm has teamed up with female-focused subscription OTT TV service provider Gatherer Entertainment to launch The Gatherer Network, a subscription video-on-demand service aimed at 35-plus year-old women. The Gatherer Network is expected to launch in the fourth quarter of this year across Cinedigm’s addressable base of over 535 million consumer devices, […]