Vuclip, a PCCW Media Company, and the video-on-demand service provider for emerging markets, is bringing several premium Arabic TV series for viewers to indulge in during the holy month of Ramadan. These will be aired on Vuclip’s OTT video service, Viu, a statement said.
Viewers across the GCC can tune-in to Viu for a line-up of TV series as follows:
For the Highest Price: Starring Nely Kareem, Zeenah and Nabil Al Halfawi: This story revolves around the life of a ballerina who must overcome hardships to ensure her romantic relationship with an actor meets its destiny.
The Account Collects: Starring Yusra, Eman Al Asi and Kareem Fahmi: This drama series is based on the life of a domestic worker who succeeds in setting up a recruitment agency. Through this profession, she also uncovers crimes.
Sunset Oasis: Starring Khaled Al Nabawi, Menna Shalabi and Mohamed Ali: This is a tale of a police officer who is forced to relocate along with his foreign wife, Katherine, due to his revolutionary ideologies. As time passes, Katherine embraces Egyptian culture, merging the culture and beliefs of the east with that of the west.
Kalabsh: Starring Amir Kalah, Ahmad Salamah and Mohamed Ezz: This action-packed drama series follows the life of a police officer, whose life comes to a standstill because of a personal dilemma.
Al Halah Gheem: Starring Horiya Fargali, Tarik Abed Al Aziz, Ahmed Zaher and Rania Shahean: This story follows a relationship between a police officer and a woman working at a medical institution.
Zell Al Rayes: Starring Yaser Galal, Amer Zakariya and Mona Farouk: This political drama highlights the events that led to the Egyptian Revolution of 2011.
These TV series will be available on Viu on a “Day-and-Date” basis following their first airing on TV channels.
Viu is available as a freemium service, with consumers across the region having access to thousands of hours of content for free. Consumers can also subscribe to a premium portion of the service, which includes an ad-free experience, as well as access to additional premium content for a monthly fee of AED 16.5, the statement added.
Viu is accessible via mobile phones and tablets, as well as desktops by downloading the Viu app on Google Play or the Apple Store, or by typing in www.viu.com on a desktop or mobile browser.