Amazon Prime Video to premiere exclusive slate of HBO Max originals in India
Amazon Prime Video on Monday announced a collaboration with Warner Bros. Discovery to offer a slate of 11 series and 10 feature films from HBO Max exclusively on its platform.
The streaming service announced the news on Twitter and wrote, “just a watch-list that you were looking forward to & how. Which one has you jumping in excitement?”
just a watch-list that you were looking forward to & how💙— amazon prime video IN (@PrimeVideoIN) July 18, 2022
which one has you jumping in excitement? 👇🏼
The slate includes series across genres, from the Kaley Cuoco-starrer comedy thriller The Flight Attendant, John Cena-led DC series Peacemaker, Doom Patrol and And Just Like That..., which is the new chapter of the popular franchise Sex and the City. Apart from these, the new Gossip Girl and mini-series The Staircase, featuring Academy Award-winner Colin Firth will also be available on Prime Video.
The new shows and films will be available in addition to HBO Max original movies such as An American Pickle, Aquaman: King of Atlantis, Let Them All Talk, Father of the Bride and Superintelligence among others.
The slate also includes the college-set comedy The Sex Lives of College Girls, created by Mindy Kaling and Justin Noble, coming-of-age drama Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin, dystopian drama DMZ and science-fiction drama Raised by Wolves.
All the titles will be available to Prime members at no extra cost, Amazon Prime Video said in a press release.
Manish Menghani, Director-Content Licensing, Amazon Prime Video India, said the team is delighted to collaborate with Warner Bros. Discovery to offer the latest and most popular HBO Max originals in the country.
“These include multiple seasons of critically acclaimed superhero series, shows curated for young adults, crime dramas and mysteries along with reboots of cult classics and more,” he said.
“We are certain that the viewers will appreciate the diverse mix of genres and stories that the exclusive HBO Max slate offers," Menghani added.
HBO Max is not available in India and the inclusion of these shows and movies will give Indian audiences a chance to watch some of the finest works of HBO.