SendMe, Sony Pictures ink mobile deal


MUMBAI: SendMe, Inc., the provider of direct-to-consumer mobile entertainment, has inked a partnership with Sony Pictures Television. Starting immediately, members will have access to the entire mobile catalog of games, ring tones and wallpapers from Sony Pictures’ movies and television shows.

“We are building one of the broadest and deepest catalogs of mobile content in the industry, and top-tier partners like Sony are crucial to this mission. Consumers have an endless fascination with hot new studio content and we are committed to offering them the most current and relevant features to fit with their mobile lifestyles, along with access to classics from yesteryear,” said SendMe co-founder and CEO Russell Klein.

“Bringing great content to the increasingly mobile audience and keeping fans connected to our films and television shows are key goals. SendMe offers us a unique off-deck delivery platform that reaches this critical demographic anywhere, and in a compelling and personalized way. We’re excited to be partnering with them,” said Sony Pictures Television vice president of mobile entertainment Eric Berger.

Key titles now available at include:
Movies: The Benchwarmers, Bewitched, Casino Royale, The Da Vinci Code, Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo, The Grudge 2, Guess Who, Into the Blue, James Bond 007 Franchise, The Legend of Zorro, Lords of Dogtown, Mirror Mask, Monster House, Open Season, The Pink Panther, Rent, Silent Hill, Spider-Man 3, Stealth, Stomp The Yard, Superbad, Surf’s Up, Underworld: Evolution, xXx: State of the Union and Zathura.

TV shows: The Boondocks, Days of Our Lives, Different Strokes, Good Times, The Jeffersons, JEOPARDY!, What’s Happening and Wheel Of Fortune.

With this partnership, Sony Pictures Television will provide SendMe with its entire mobile catalog of content associated with its television shows and feature films. Through ringers, wallpapers and games, SendMe Mobile members will be able to stay connected with their favorite shows and movies with access to related mobile content on-the-go.