YuppTV and Turner International India Private Limited announced their partnership to offer Turner’s channels, CNN International, Cartoon Network and Pogo in India on YuppTV in India, which provides converged OTT (over the top) live TV and Video on Demand (VOD) services.
Under this partnership, CNN International, the international TV news channel, is available live to YuppTV viewers with the latest news bulletins from across the globe and the best of features content through award winning programs including CNN Newsroom, Connect the World, International Desk, World Business Today, Amanpour, Business Traveler, Talk Asia and Culinary Journeys.
YuppTV subscribers now also enjoy original productions from India’s leading kids’ channels, Cartoon Network and Pogo. Cartoon Network now offers a 4-hour programming block on YuppTV with popular shows such as Ben 10, Johnny Bravo, Adventure Time, Dexter’s Laboratory and many more. Pogo provides a 2-hour programming block on YuppTV of its popular shows such as M.A.D. (Music Art Dance), C.I.A. (Cambala Investigation Agency), Sunaina and F.A.Q.
Announcing the launch, Uday Reddy, CEO of YuppTV said, “The partnership with Turner and launch of the three popular channels on YuppTV takes us to a new level in providing highest satisfaction to our viewers in India and now, even adding to the delight of the younger generation. The kids’ channels Pogo and Cartoon Network in Hindi will reach out to an unimaginably wider audience than ever before. Launching CNN International on YuppTV is indeed a matter of pride. Our endeavour is to keep our viewers in India and across the globe, entertained, informed and thrilled; and our commitment to technology and innovation is always directed towards achieving this goal.”
Talking about the launch, Siddharth Jain, Managing Director, Turner International India said, “Turner has been the frontrunner in embracing content delivery innovations and we ensure that our popular brands are available wherever and whenever the consumer chooses to be entertained. We are happy to partner with YuppTV offering our world-class content to a wider audience in India.”