Sony TV inks licensing deal in Hong Kong
Company partners with VOD service producer AnyplexHONG KONG -- Sony Pictures Television has signed a content licensing deal with Hong Kong television video-on-demand service provider Anyplex to distribute SPT titles through embedded iDTV and set top boxes in Hong Kong.
Anyplex, the only television VOD service provider in Hong Kong, delivers on-demand pay-per-view video streaming service via internet-connected iDTV and set-top box (STB) to local viewers directly from the internet to television sets, independent of internet service provider or other pay television service provider. The company partners with local STB and iDTV manufacturers to provide embedded video streaming function in television sets or STBs.
Under the agreement, Anyplex will distribute SPT titles, including recent hits "2012," "Julie & Julia," "Michael Jackson's This is It," "An Education," and Chinese titles "Kung Fu Hustle" and "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon."