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YOU On Demand Reaches Agreement With Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution For Subscription Video On Demand In China
 
   

NEW YORK, Feb. 2,    2015 /PRNewswire/ -- YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: YOD) ("YOU On Demand"), a    leading Video On Demand ("VOD") service provider in China delivering Hollywood    movies and premium content to mobile and TV screens, has entered into a licensing    agreement with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution ("Fox") for the SVOD    rights in China to a broad selection of library feature films.

   

The titles will be available to subscribers of YOU On Demand's Subscription VOD    (SVOD) platform and service, via mobile, Over-the-Top (OTT), digital cable and    IPTV.

   

Some of the movies that will be available to YOU On Demand customers include    recent worldwide box office hits and award winners such    as: A-Team starring Bradley Cooper    and Liam Neeson; Black Swan starring    Academy Award winner, Natalie    Portman10-time Academy Award nominated film, Master and    Commander, starring Russell Crowe;    Speed, starring Sandra Bullock and    Keanu Reeves; Unstoppable, starring    Denzel Washington and Chris    Pine.

   

"Twentieth Century Fox's award-winning and blockbuster films demonstrate YOU On    Demand's continued commitment to deliver the best premium content to our customers,"    said Shane McMahon, Chairman of YOU On Demand.  "We are excited to be    working with them in China as we bring their diverse    library to all YOU On Demand platforms."

   

Gina Brogi, Executive Vice President of Worldwide    Pay TV & SVOD at Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, added, "We are    very pleased that this agreement with YOU On Demand will see many of our high quality    feature films become accessible to viewers in China    via the company's breakthrough SVOD service."

   

About Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution
    A unit of 21st Century Fox, Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution is a global    leader in the distribution of award-winning motion pictures, television programming    and entertainment content across pay-TV, broadcast television and SVOD.     Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution connects audiences around the world    with premium content from the production divisions of Twentieth Century Fox    Films, Twentieth Century Fox Television and FX, as well as other 21st Century Fox    companies. 

   

About YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. (http://corporate.yod.com)
YOU On    Demand (NASDAQ: YOD), is a leading multi-platform entertainment company delivering    premium content, including leading Hollywood movie    titles, to customers across China via Subscription    Video On Demand and Transactional Video On Demand. The Company has secured alliances    with leading global media operators and content developers.  YOU On Demand has    content distribution agreements in place with many of Hollywood's top studios    including Disney Media Distribution, Paramount Pictures, NBC Universal, Twentieth    Century Fox Television Distribution, Miramax Films, Lionsgate and Magnolia Pictures,    as well as a broad selection of the best content from Chinese filmmakers. The Company    has a comprehensive end-to-end secure delivery system, governmental partnerships and    approvals and offers additional value-added services. YOU On Demand has strategic    partnerships with the largest media entities in China, a highly experienced management team with international    background and expertise in Cable, Television, Film, Digital Media, Internet and    Telecom. YOU On Demand is headquartered in New York,    NY with its China headquarters in    Beijing.

   

CONTACT:
    Jason Finkelstein
    YOU On Demand
    212-206-1216
    jason.finkelstein@yod.com
    @youondemand 

   

To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/you-on-demand-reaches-agreement-with-twentieth-century-fox-television-distribution-for-subscription-video-on-demand-in-china-300028988.html

   

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    Source: PR Newswire (February 2, 2015 - 9:17 AM EST)
   
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