MOVIE NEWS – SkyShowtime announced its launch in Central and Eastern Europe at an exclusive event in Amsterdam. The pan-European streaming provider will be available in even more European countries.
SkyShowtime will launch on December 14, 2022 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia. From February 2023, it will also be available in Hungary, Albania, the Czech Republic, North Macedonia, Poland, Romania and Slovakia.
SkyShowtime, Europe’s new major streaming service provider, held an exclusive European opening event in Amsterdam with the participation of international stars and company executives.
At the event, Monty Sarhan, CEO of SkyShowtime, announced that the service will be launched in several Central and Eastern European countries this December. SkyShowtime’s range of exclusive programs will be available in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia from December 14. After that, the platform will debut in Hungary, Albania, the Czech Republic, North Macedonia, Poland, Romania and Slovakia in February 2023.
The streaming channel combines the work of the world’s largest studios and the most talented filmmakers to offer thousands of hours of quality entertainment for the whole family. The service’s subscribers can choose from a wide selection of the world’s most anticipated series and movies.
“We invented SkyShowtime for Europe, and now we are happy to tell our future viewers in Central and Eastern Europe that the time of SkyShowtime will soon come here as well. We are excited to provide exclusive access to the latest series and films from our iconic and world-renowned studios and a premium selection of quality locally produced programming. After a successful launch in Northern Europe and Portugal, it is an important milestone for us to be able to enter these markets and bring SkyShowtime to even more people across Europe.” – said Monty Sarhan, the CEO of the service provider.
Hosted by Alex Zane, award-winning film journalist and television personality, the Amsterdam event showcased the latest exclusive shows to be available on SkyShowtime in the coming months.
SkyShowtime brings together blockbuster premieres, new premium series, family content and a selection of content from Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, DreamWorks Animation, Paramount+, SHOWTIME, Sky Studios and Peacock. offer. SkyShowtime will also offer locally produced shows, documentaries and specials.
The event featured stars from the channel’s series premieres, including Ethan Peck and Rebecca Romijn from Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, Demián Bichir from Let The Right One In and Clara Rugaard from The Rising.
The event was attended by Bokeem Woodbine and Yerin Ha (Halo</ a>), Jake Lacy and Colin Hanks (A Friend of the Family), as well as Jeff Wilbusch and Juliana Canfield (The Calling).
SkyShowtime first launched on September 20 this year in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, and on October 25 in the Netherlands and Portugal. The platform will be available in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia from December, and expansion will continue in Spain, Andorra and Central and Eastern Europe in the first quarter of 2023.
Information related to Central and Eastern European programming and pricing will be announced before the launch of the platform on December 14.
Source: Aha Production press release