Eros International Announces Movie Streaming Partnership with Asianet Broadband

LONDON--()--Eros International Plc (NYSE: “EROS”) (“Eros”), a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry, announced the launch of a broadband movie streaming service partnership, “Broadband Movies”, between ErosNow, the dedicated online entertainment service of Eros International and Asianet Broadband, the single largest private Internet Service Provider in Kerala, India.

“We look forward to working with Eros to deliver a unique digital entertainment platform to our subscribers. This partnership will take the consumer viewing experience to the next level, bringing high quality movies, music and other content in all Indian languages to our customers.”

The streaming service will provide Asianet customers with high quality entertainment content from the ErosNow platform, including its south Indian repertoire of movies and music, on multiple smart devices.

Ms. Rishika Lulla Singh, CEO, Eros Digital said, “We are pleased to partner with Asianet Broadband and bring Eros’ extensive catalog of movies to a large subscriber base in Kerala. As interest in streaming media continues to grow, we are confident that Asianet’s large scale bandwidth and high speed will enhance the viewing experience on the ErosNow platform, allowing users to view unlimited entertainment from our broad catalogue.”

Mr. Satish Kumar, Executive Vice President, Asianet Broadband said,We look forward to working with Eros to deliver a unique digital entertainment platform to our subscribers. This partnership will take the consumer viewing experience to the next level, bringing high quality movies, music and other content in all Indian languages to our customers.”

Asianet delivers up to 300 Mbps high speed Broadband connections through DOCSIS and Fiber to the Home (FTTH) technologies to boost picture quality and ensure ultra-high speeds to subscribers, enhancing the ErosNow streaming experience. The subscription-based service will be available to all Asianet Broadband subscribers with a one month free subscription.

ErosNow currently offers users thousands of new and catalogue movies from Eros as well as other major Bollywood studios, a large selection of premium television content syndicated from major TV studios, and thousands of music videos and audio tracks.

About Eros International Plc

Eros International Plc (NYSE: EROS) is a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry that acquires, co-produces and distributes Indian films across all available formats such as cinema, television and digital new media. Eros International Plc became the first Indian media company to list on the New York Stock Exchange. Eros International has experience of over three decades in establishing a global platform for Indian cinema. The Company has an extensive and growing movie library comprising of over 2,300 films, which include Hindi, Tamil, and other regional language films for home entertainment distribution. For further information please visit: www.erosplc.com

About ErosNow

ErosNow is the company’s on-demand entertainment portal accessible anytime, anywhere on nearly any Internet-connected screen. The ErosNow platform currently offers users thousands of new and catalogue movies from Eros as well as other major Bollywood studios, a large selection of premium television content syndicated from major TV studios as well as thousands of music videos and audio tracks. Members have several options to consume content including through monthly subscriptions, download to rent and download to own – all without advertisements. For further information please visit: www.erosnow.com

About Asianet Broadband

Asianet Broadband is a division of Asianet Satellite Communications Ltd., and one of the leading Internet Service Providers in the country. It is a part of the Rajan Raheja Group. Asianet Broadband has been acknowledged by TRAI as being India’s top 10 ISPs list in terms of subscriber numbers. The Company provides services to both residential and Corporate customers and provides an wide range of data services- broadband, Web Hosting, Internet telephony and host of other Value Added Services. The Company, in a view to cater to the needs of every potential customer, has schemes starting from Rs 149 per month and provides bandwidth up to 100 Mbps to subscribers. Also for customer convenience, the company has been promoting wireless modems to provide wi-fi internet access. The Projects department under the Internet division has obtained ISO 9001:2008 certification for leased line connectivity, design, development, installation, service and after sales support of wireless, LAN & WAN network solutions. For further information please visit: www.asianetbroadband.in

Contacts

Eros International
Mark Carbeck, +44 207 258 9909
Chief Corporate and Strategy Officer
mark.carbeck@erosintl.com
or
Sloane & Company
Erica Bartsch, 212-446-1875
ebartsch@sloanepr.com

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