Dailymotion Signs Deal with South Korean Broadcasting Network, Channel A
Channel A Opens Up 6 channels on Dailymotion
Seoul, South Korea – Dailymotion, the Vivendi-owned video platform, has partnered with Channel A, one of the most influential cable TV networks and broadcasting companies in South Korea.
Starting today, users on Dailymotion can watch premium video clips from Channel A including behind-the-scenes clips of Heart Signal, a very famous reality TV show under this new agreement.
Channel A will distribute its content across 6 channels on Dailymotion which include Channel A Home, AYO (Digital Content), Entertainment, Life, News, and News TOP10.
As Channel A plans to expand their reach to worldwide audiences, both companies agree to push the boundaries of Korean content as well as cooperate on marketing activations.
Antoine Nazaret, Vice President of Content for Dailymotion in Asia Pacific commented, “With the global rise in the popularity of South Korean culture, Dailymotion will satisfy a growing demand for Korean content from our audiences across the region. We truly believe Dailymotion and Channel A can create great synergy within the business through Channel A’s ability to produce content that appeals internationally and Dailymotion’s capacity to reach audiences everywhere.”
Heekyun Kim, Team Leader of Media Plus at Channel A commented, “Channel A produces superb content across various genres including News, Entertainment, Drama and Culture. We truly hope that the global audience enjoy watching Channel A’s diverse content through Dailymotion“
In the meantime, Dailymotion will continue to explore partnership opportunities in different local markets and introduce various types of premium content for global consumption.
Dailymotion is one of the leading video platforms in the world with a reach of 300 million unique users per month globally. Now focusing on premium video sourced from trusted international content providers, Dailymotion has pivoted to become the go-to place where users can get their daily dose of must-see videos covering their favourite topics – News, Sport, Music, and Entertainment. The “new” Dailymotion comes in the form of a completely redesigned user experience, along with innovative monetization services to further attract world-class partners and build its audience. Dailymotion is owned by Vivendi, a global integrated media and content group.
About Channel A
Channel A is a nationwide general broadcasting network in South Korea, providing its contents to various media platforms such as cable, IPTV, and digital streaming. Channel A has produced new original contents and creative formats over the past years. They steadily focus effort towards creating young and edgy programs, which have allowed cooperation with global media companies such as Dailymotion, BBC, YouTube, and Netflix.