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HOOQ to air popular shows on same day as US release

07-December-2017
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HOOQ to air popular shows on same day as US release

HOOQ, one of Asia’s premium video-on-demand services, has announced the availability of some of the most compelling new titles on the same day and date as in the United States. The titles include some of the biggest and most popular series from Warner Bros. International Television Distribution, such as The Big Bang Theory, Gotham, Supergirl, Lucifer, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, The Flash and Arrow. 

The Big Bang Theory: The show that never ceases to amaze viewers with its quirky, smart comedy, The Big Bang Theory is back again with Season Eleven. U.S. Television’s number one comedy created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, creates the perfect formula for fun meets physics. Now local viewers can enjoy the funniest episodes within 12 hours of their U.S. premiere on HOOQ. Catch up with all the laughs of this award-winning sitcom starring Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch and New Delhi actor Kunal Nayyar.

Gotham: Revealing an entirely new chapter that has never been told, in the rise of the great DC Comics Super-Villains and vigilantes, Gotham follows one cop, destined for greatness, as he navigates a dangerously corrupt city teetering between good and evil, and chronicles the birth of one of the most popular super heroes of our time.

Supergirl: In this action-adventure Super Hero series based on the DC character, Kara Danvers, Superman’s cousin, who, after years of keeping her powers a secret on Earth, finally embraces her superhuman abilities to become the hero she was always meant to be.

Lucifer: Pull up a chair and stream the story of the original fallen angel. Bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, Lucifer Morningstar has abandoned his throne and retired to Los Angeles, where he teams up with LAPD detective Chloe Decker to help punish criminals.  Catch a sinfully good new episode of LUCIFER with HOOQ.
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow:  When heroes alone are not enough… the world needs legends. Time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter assembled a disparate group of both heroes and villains – including Firestorm, The Atom, White Canary, Vixen, Citizen Steel and Heatwave – to confront an unstoppable threat. After saving the world, the Legends of Tomorrow now are charged with protecting time — the past, present, and future — itself. This responsibility will take them across history, bringing them up against a threat unlike humanity has ever known..

The Flash: Barry Allen lived a normal life as a perpetually tardy C.S.I. in the Central City Police Department. His life changed forever, however, when the S.T.A.R. Labs Particle Accelerator exploded, creating a dark-matter lightning storm that struck Barry, bestowing him with super-speed and making him the fastest man alive — The Flash. But Barry wasn’t the only person who was given extraordinary abilities that night; the dark matter also created meta-humans, many of whom have wreaked havoc on the city. With the help of his adoptive father, Detective Joe West, his fiancee Iris West, and the team at S.T.A.R Labs, Barry continues to protect the people of Central City from these powerful threats. .

Arrow: After a violent shipwreck, billionaire playboy Oliver Queen was missing and presumed dead for five years before being discovered alive on a remote island in the North China Sea.  He returned home to Star City, bent on righting the wrongs done by his family and fighting injustice.  As the Green Arrow, he protects his city with the help of former soldier John Diggle, computer-science expert Felicity Smoak, his vigilante-trained sister Thea Queen, Deputy Mayor Quentin Lance, brilliant inventor Curtis Holt, and his new recruits, street-savvy Rene Ramirez and meta-human Dinah Drake.Be ready to see whether Oliver will don the hood once more in Star City. But can he keep his aim as The Green Arrow this time without losing his life?

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