CTE, LeEco team up for horror OTT

Staff writer
Future TV Asia

Celestial Tiger Entertainment and LeEco (formerly Letv) have launched Thrill 360, the over-the-top OTT linear feed for Thrill, Asia's only regional horror and suspense movie channel.

The new channel (Ch. 360) is available to all LeEco subscribers in Hong Kong. Thrill 360’s movies and series are also made available to LeEco subscribers on-demand.

“This is the first and only self-composed horror movie channel in Hong Kong. With the support of our big data, our expert team of programming specialists scheduled the movies to best suit the needs and habits of our users,” says Tin Mok, CEO for APAC at LeEco.

Thrill 360 launches with a slate of exclusive horror and suspense movies under three thematics in March.

The Spring Feast of Horror thematic features Asian horror movies Meat Grinder and Spicy Killer while the Zombie Resurrection thematic presents Night of the Living Dead: Re-animation and Open Grave. The Bunshinsaba Trilogy thematic showcases three terrifying films directed by acclaimed Korean filmmaker Ahn Byeong-ki.
 
In addition to movies, horror fans can also enjoy exclusive television series such as Ghost Hunters, the top-rated supernatural investigation series featuring a team of ghost hunters visiting haunted sites; and the paranormal docu-drama series When Ghosts Attack showcasing the first-hand accounts of violent supernatural encounters from ghost attack victims.

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