CHILI Strengthen Smart TV Reach and Distribution with ZEASN


CHILI and ZEASN together to bring the best of cinema to your home screen.   ZEASN, the world’s leading smart home ecosystem operator, and CHILI, the streaming platform among the top entertainment players in Italy, announce their partnership to distribute high-quality content to cinema-loving audiences.

Thanks to this partnership, from now on users can enjoy the best of cinema for free with advertising on Zeasn’s WhaleLive streaming app.

With more than 50 million sessions per year, CHILI is also available in England, Germany, Austria, Poland and Spain, and now joins the channel package on Zeasn’s WhaleLive streaming app with four new channels streaming always-on movies to meet the need of any audience. 

The four new CHILI fast channels targeted at movie fans are featured in the top four positions of Zeasn’s WhaleLive app TV&Movies category for owners of Philips TV.

High Tension is the channel designed for people who seek high-voltage emotions: suspense, betrayals and lots of action, but also giant monsters and lost universes to for a rich and multifaceted choice up to the last breath.

For those who are keen on love stories, Velvetis the channel where to hoard broken hearts, feelings, seduction and romance. For users who want to see life in a pink color.

For people who look for lightheartedness, Smileis the answer: the channel sums up the best of Italian, French and American comedy for instant hilarity with the whole family. 

Grandi Nomi is the channel where cinephiles can find timeless stars and movies which made generations dream. It collects the heart of the Cinema Classics to watch, rewatch and never get enough of. In a nutshell: the greatest!

“We are pleased to announce this partnership and to extend our reach and distribution via one of the most important digital networks. By joining ZEAZN’s wide range of entertainment channels, we partner to fulfill a common mission: to give the user one-touch access wonderful movies and premium content bypassing the entry barriers of subscription-based business models. According to Omdia’s forecast free ad-supported streaming TV (FAST) channel turnover is set to reach $12 billion between 2022 and 2027. Between 2019 and 2022, its value grew by at least 20 times. We launched our Fast Channels in 2022: the agreement with ZEASN marks a step forward in building a robust and widespread delivery ecosystem that can create greater value for all users through our partners’ enhanced and personalized user experiences – remarks Giorgio Tacchia, CHILI CEO and Founder.

“We warmly welcome CHILI as our new partner on the way of constantly enriching and improving the content portfolio of WhaleLive, especially for the TV&Movie category with Italian language audio. Undoubtedly, the connected TV market is rapidly expanding and an increasing number of users are drawn to premium content with no subscription. We are committed to providing a compelling viewer experience, this is a significant addition to our content catalogue. Simultaneously, I believe that our vast footprint and the exceptional user experience of WhaleLive will enhance CHILI’s audience.”– remarks Jason He, ZEASN CEO.

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