Dubai, UAE  – STARZ PLAY, the on-demand video streaming service available in 19 countries across the MENA region, announced a new deal with NBCUniversal International Distribution to offer its subscribers popular TV box-sets, television series currently available in the U.S. and top-rated films.

The new additions will include current critically acclaimed TV shows like Mr. Robot, starring Emmy winner Rami Malek and Golden Globe winner Christian Slater, along with Bates Motel, the psychological drama-thriller starring Freddie Highmore and Vera Farmiga that is a contemporary prequel to the film Psycho. Other box-sets to be added include 12 Monkeys, a sci-fi thriller drama series based on Terry Gilliam’s 1995 film and Heroes, a fantasy sci-fi series about ordinary people who discover they possess remarkable super powers. In addition, later this year, STARZ PLAY subscribers will be able to watch both seasons of Shades of Blue, starring global superstar Jennifer Lopez and Emmy winner Ray Liotta.

Maaz Sheikh, CEO at STARZ PLAY, said, “NBCUniversal is known to cater to a broad audience and we are delighted to announce our deal with such a reputable studio. From the Fast and the Furious films – Universal Pictures’ biggest franchise of all time – to the Jurassic Park movies, Universal Pictures delivers some of the most popular titles in the world of cinematography.”