Thema America, a Canal+ Group company, today announced Kanal D Drama will be available to Comcast customers on the Xfinity Latino TV tier by November 1st. Kanal D Drama is a global TV network produced from a strategic partnership between Thema and Kanal D International, the leading exporter of Turkish dramas worldwide. Comcast will be the first US distributor to carry Kanal D Drama.
‘I am pleased that Kanal D Drama will be the first and only Turkish drama channel to bring to the Hispanic audiences the high production quality and unique storytelling of Turkish dramas which created the Turkish drama phenomena all over the world’, said Kerim Emirah Turna, Executive Director at Kanal D International. ‘With high-quality content tailored to the Hispanic market, and a vast catalog of the best Turkish series owned by Kanal D, the leading TV channel of Turkey for 26 years, I am sure that Kanal D Drama will resonate among the Spanish-speaking community in the US’, he added.
Kanal D Drama offers more than 1.5 thousand hours of entertainment including renowned and award-winning series like ¿Qué Culpa Tiene Fatmagul? and titles such as: Hulya, Chicas del Sol and Kuzey Guney that will be accessible for the first time to the US Hispanic audiences.
‘It is a real pleasure to partner with Comcast to deliver more entertainment options to the US Hispanic communities. Kanal D Drama stories are spreading worldwide and are already a phenomenon in Latin America. I am thrilled that, for the first time, Hispanic audiences throughout the US will be able to enjoy this programming through Xfinity’, said Patrick Rivet, CEO at Thema America.
Kanal D Drama launched in 2018 and is now available in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, Panama, Peru and Uruguay. There are also plans to launch it in Africa, Asia and Europe in the near future.