Quickflix (QFX), Australia’s leading online movie rental company, announced that deals have been completed with some of the world’s leading movie studios for the Company’s imminent launch of its digital streaming subscription service.
Content deals secured by Quickflix include Sony Pictures Television, Warner Bros. International Branded Services, Lakeshore Entertainment, Content Media Corporation and Pinnacle Films. Deals with other major studios and content providers will be announced in the coming weeks.
In making the announcement, Quickflix Chief Executive Officer Chris Taylor said: “We’re delighted to have finalised these ground breaking deals with some of the world’s most esteemed movie studios and distributors of feature films. Subscribers will have access to great content from day one of the service and with new deals to be announced shortly, the depth of the catalogue will continue to grow.
“The Hollywood studio deals follow our recent agreements with Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Australia to offer our digital movie streaming service through Sony PlayStation 3 consoles and Sony Bravia internet connected devices.”
Quickflix Founder and Executive Chairman Stephen Langsford said: “These Hollywood content deals enable us to deliver on our vision of expanding Quickflix beyond our DVD-by-mail movie rental service to offer a digital movie streaming service to Australian households.”