OSN to launch BBC First in MENA

Tuesday 12 January 2016 | 08:41 CET | News
OSN, the Middle East pay-TV platform, will launch BBC First in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) from 01 February. The channel shows the best of British premium drama, with two hours of prime-time programming featuring Arabic subtitles. It will launch with series such as the new Sherlock and Luther, Eastenders and the BBC's adaptation of War and Peace. As part of BBC Worldwide's global strategy, the channel will replace the regional BBC Entertainment channel, with increased investment in content as well as key titles introduced with Arabic subtitles. Certain programmes will also be

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: BBC / OSN
Countries: Middle East
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