Image Source : File Photo According to the deal, Warner may remove its content from Amazon Prime Video or Disney + Hotstar soon.
Jio Cinema deal with HBO and Warner Bros: Reliance Jio has played a big game and this can completely destroy the business of Hot Star. In fact, Reliance Jio’s Warner Bros and HBO have made a big deal, after which Jio users will now be able to watch Warner and HBO shows on Jio Cinema. Earlier, HBO and Warner’s shows used to come on Hotstar. After this deal, users will be able to enjoy great movies and shows like Game of Thrones and Harry Potter series, Discovery in Jio Cinema.
Let us tell you that from March 31, the content of HBO was removed on Hotstar, after which it was discussed that HBO can bring its new OTT platform in India, but now everything is cleared. After the deal with Jio, now not only HBO, but also the shows of well-known production house Warner Brothers can be seen on Jio Cinema. This deal of Jio will directly compete with Amazon Prime and Disney Hotstar.
Harry Potter series will also be released
According to the Economic Times report, Mukesh Ambani’s company Viacom 18 has signed a multi-year deal with HBO and Warner. Under this, the content of Warner Brothers and HBO can be seen on the Jio Cinema app from now on. Users will get access to the new season of ‘House of the Dragon’ as well as the new series being made on ‘Harry Potter’ only on Jio Cinema.
Exclusive deal with Jio
According to media reports, the deal between Warner and Viacom 18 is an exclusive deal, which means that the shows of Warner Bros. Production House will not be available on any OTT platform other than Jio Cinema. According to the deal, Warner can remove its content from Amazon Prime Video or Disney + Hotstar soon.
Paid subscription may be applicable for Jio Cinema
Let us tell you that Jio Cinema is completely free at the moment. The company does not charge any kind of charge from its users for watching movies or other shows. Any Jio users can install Jio Cinema in mobile for free. However, now such news is also coming out that Jio can launch paid subscription of Jio Cinema after IPL 2023.
Significantly, this time the rights of live streaming of IPL are with Jio Cinema. Earlier this right was with Disney Hotstar. Earlier Hotstar subscription had to be taken to watch IPL but this is not the case with Jio. Jio is doing live streaming in 4k quality for free. Jio first shocked Hotstar by taking IPL rights and now Jio’s deal with Warner Brothers and HBO has given a major blow to Hotstar.
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