Leading fiber broadband provider Converge ICT Solutions Inc. (PSE:CNVRG) announced to its subscribers the launch of Studio Universal for the first time in Southeast Asia on BlastTV, a streaming TV service owned and operated by Tap Digital Media Ventures (TapDMV).
A curated cinematic experience offering movies from all genres, Studio Universal, from NBCUniversal International Networks & Direct-to-Consumer, offers a range of titles from the hottest blockbusters to evergreen classics, including various films from the hit Fast & Furious, Despicable Me, Jurassic Park, and Jurassic World franchises.
Converge and TapDMV previously unveiled their collaboration at an official press event on August 8 at Uptown Mall in Uptown Bonifacio. The event revealed BlastTV’s wide range of genre-based entertainment channels, such as Blast Action, Laff, Crime TV, Talk Shows, Blast Cinema, Fear, Family Movies, Reality TV, Comic U, Showcase Drama, and Game Show Central, as well as Video on Demand and catch-up content available to watch on the viewer’s own time.
"Our collaboration with TapDMV to bring BlastTV to our subscribers' homes through our Watch Now, Pay Zero initiative is just another triumph in our goal to achieve digital democracy in the Philippines. Converge is more than ready to provide instant, seamless, and HD-optimized entertainment to all Filipinos. By offering Studio Universal within BlastTV, streaming has never been more exciting!” added Converge Chief Operations Officer Jesus C. Romero.
Peter Chan Liong, COO of TapDMV, which owns Blast TV, commented on the team-up: “Studio Universal's extensive portfolio of blockbuster titles will not only enhance the viewing experience for BlastTV subscribers but will further solidify our position as a leading platform for premium entertainment content in the region."
BlastTV is available in the Philippines for all Converge subscribers. Just log in to blasttv.ph.