MUMBAI: Telugu general entertainment channel – Maa TV – has acquired the Telugu satellite telecast rights of 58 movies from Warner Bros’ Hollywood film library.
The basket of 58 Hollywood movies consists of movies such as 300 Warriors, Matrix, Matrix Revolutions, Matrix Reloaded, Eraser, Lethal Weapon, Superman Returns, US Marshalls, Ocean’s Eleven, Polar Express, Specialist, Born to be Wild, Catwoman, Dennis the Menace, Romeo Must Die, Hurricane smith, Island, Last Samurai, Mad Max 2, Mars Attacks, Outbreak, Perfect World, Tom and Jerry Blast Off to Mars, Almost Heroes, American Flyers, Batman, Batman Vs Dracula, Batman Beyond and Maverick, amongst others.
The agreement provides Maa TV with exclusive satellite telecast rights for the Telugu version of 58 English movies. The agreement also facilitates Maa TV with multiple telecasts over a period of two years. The channel will air these movies every Sunday.
Maa Television Network director and CEO Sharrath Marar said, "Maa TV has always delivered the best of the movies to the Telugu viewers. In continuation of this tradition, we have entered into a new association to showcase a wide range of Warner Bros’ popular Hollywood movies in the days to come. This will provide a pleasant, premium and exclusive entertainment experience to the ever increasing Maa TV viewers."