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BDDL signs deal with Disney Star

  • Special Correspondent
  • 28 November, 2022 12:00 AM
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Beximco Digital Distribution Limited (BDDL), a concern of Beximco Group, has signed a deal with Disney Star to distribute eight of their popular entertainment television channels across Bangladesh via paid television service through cable, IPTV, and OTT.

Through this collaboration, BDDL and Disney Star will foray deeper into class-leading channel distribution bringing world-class entertainment to Bangladeshi audiences.

 The channel portfolio will include Star Jalsha, Jalsha Movies, Star Plus, Star Gold, Star Bharat, National Geographic Channel, National Geographic Wild and Fox Life.

 “We are excited to bring our compelling and multi-lingual portfolio through the region’s leading distribution service – BDDL. Bangladesh has a strong affinity for our

content especially the Bangla series and format shows on our class-leading Bangla General Entertainment Channel – Star Jalsha. We constantly explore opportunities to connect with our audiences and this latest collaboration with BDDL is a step to further reach out to the viewers in Bangladesh,” said Sudhir Nagpal, Head, International Business, Disney Star.

“In support of the commitment towards a Digital Bangladesh, we are excited to launch BDDL whose mission is to become the leading entertainment distribution service provider in the country,” said Dr Tariq Alam, Executive Director, Beximco Digital Distribution Limited.

Through this collaboration, BDDL will be the first distributor in Bangladesh to be taking broadcasting services from Bangabandhu Satellite-1 for the uplink of foreign television channels.