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Amazon Prime Video inks long term deal with Disney India

The deal will enable Prime subscribers to access international titles from Marvel and ABC

Amazon Prime Video today announced a ‘long-term’ content deal with Disney India to enable Prime subscribers access seven upcoming international titles from Marvel and ABC. These shows will be available to Prime members in India immediately after they premiere in the US.

Amazon Prime Video inks long term deal with Disney India
Vijay Subramaniam

The seven shows include four Marvel series, including Inhumans and Runaways, that are already available to stream, as well as Cloak and Dagger and three ABC series including The Crossing, Station 19 and the already available show - Freeform’s Alone Together. Additionally, Prime members can watch complete seasons of international hit series, including Desperate Housewives, Grey’s Anatomy, Criminal Minds, Castle, Scandal and Scrubs.

Amazon Prime Video inks long term deal with Disney India
Amrita Pandey

“We are elated to bring quality content from Marvel and ABC to our Prime members. Whether it’s binging on past seasons of an old favorite or discovering your new favorite show, we believe that everyone will find something to enjoy”, says Vijay Subramaniam, Director, Content, Amazon Prime Video India in a press release. “With upcoming shows, we are thrilled to make the content available in India, immediately after the US premiere,” he adds.

“It’s critical for us to make our diverse content available to fans everywhere. This opportunity with Amazon Prime Video in India, allows us to bring some of our fan favorite shows from Marvel and ABC to Indian audiences on a device of their choice and convenience,” adds Amrita Pandey, Regional Head – Media Distribution & OTT, South Asia, Disney.