16 DEC 2021

Sling TV adds South Asian channel Eros Now to its platform

The South Asian service will grant Sling TV subscribers access to 1,500 web originals and films, among other types of content. The content will be available in Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, and Telugu languages, among others.

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Sling TV revealed its most recent expansion effort to be the leading South Asian channel, Eros Now. The entertainment outlet owned by Eros STX Global Corporation, has already become accessible on Sling's catalog of offerings. The new addition secures accessibility to over 1,500 titles, including top web originals and films. Overtime, the Eros Now library will continue to expand to over 6,000 film titles, and will be available in Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil and other regional languages.

"Indian content is hugely popular in North America. With Eros Now packaged and bundled on a popular service like SLING TV, the audiences will get access to the best catalogue of Indian Films and Originals Series," said Ali Hussein, Chief Executive Officer, Eros Now. "This partnership also dovetails nicely into Eros Now's strategy of building audiences on the large screen in North America and further accentuates our strong distribution in the region."

Eros Now service is available to customers with the Desi Binge package, which includes other leading South Asian Content like Sony LIV and Voot, as well as the Hindi Pack and the Hindi Mega Pack at no additional cost to customers. Customers may also purchase Eros Now as a standalone service or as an add-on to another Sling TV service for $5 per month. Sling TV is now available in 27 countries in over 20 languages, starting at only $5 per month.

Indian content is hugely popular in North America. With Eros Now packaged and bundled on a popular service like SLING TV, the audiences will get access to the best catalogue of Indian Films and Originals Series. This partnership also dovetails nicely into Eros Now's strategy of building audiences on the large screen in North America and further accentuates our strong distribution in the region.” Ali Hussein, Chief Executive Officer Eros Now