GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT AND POPCORNFLIX ENTER INTO AGREEMENT FOR NON-EXCLUSIVE AVOD STREAMING RIGHTS
BOCA RATON, FL (April 6, 2016) – Green Apple Entertainment today announced its new, direct content alliance with Popcornflix, one of the largest and most widely distributed ad-supported movie and TV streaming services.
Their initial content licensing deal launched with 5 titles, including $6M budget international drama “Stone of Destiny” (Charlie Cox, Kate Mara, Robert Carlyle, Billy Boyd, Brenda Fricker) from acclaimed Director, Writer Charles Martin Smith, the major celebrity-stacked $5M budget romantic comedy from Directors Matt Berman and Kevin P. Farley “Hollywood and Wine” (David Spade, Chris Kattan, Nicky Whelan, Pamela Anderson, Chazz Palminteri, Norm MacDonald, Vivica A. Fox, Jeremy London, Chris Parnell, Kevin P. Farley, Horatio Sanz, Leslie Easterbrook, Colleen Camp, John Farley, Miguel A. Núñez Jr.), $5M budget Civil War drama “War Flowers” (Christina Ricci, Tom Berenger, Jason Gedrick, Bren Foster, Kurt Yaeger, Scott Michael Campbell) from Producer Alexander Tabrizi (Heist, Bloodsport 2), action-thriller “Sins” (Danny Glover, Michael Madsen, Steven Bauer, John Savage, Cassandra Gava, Anne Jeffreys, Hal Yamanouchi), and the romantic comedy “Beauty and the Least” (Mischa Barton, Ben Banks, Melora Hardin, Katharine Towne, David Sullivan, Kim Huffman).
“Opening our 2Q 2016 with Popcornflix, provides positive opportunity for new consumer awareness to our portfolio. We are pleased of the new alliance with this leading, ad-supported movie and TV streaming service. With an audience of more than 15 million app downloads, licensing select content offerings will provide a nice jumpstart to surpassing our quarterly, digital revenue goals.” – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Acquisition & Sales, Green Apple Entertainment
Popcornflix provides access to free streaming movies and TV shows that include pre-roll, mid-roll and banner ads. Popcornflix is a trademark of Screen Media Ventures, LLC, a leading global independent motion picture distribution company with a broad distribution network that includes theatrical, home video, television, cable and new media, with one of the largest independently owned libraries. Popcornflix is available on Roku, Sony PlayStation PS3 and PS4, Xbox One and 360, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, mobile devices, and smart TVs by Bravia, Samsung, Panasonic and more.. For additional information, go to: www.popcornflix.com.
About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, worldwide sales agent, distributor and aggregator of quality, independent entertainment. With a diverse portfolio of more than 200 titles, the company acquires film, television and entertainment content from today’s independent talent and the work of recognizable directors, producers, and writers.
Founded in 2005 by 30-year industry veteran Tim Warren, Green Apple Entertainment has established and continues to nurture new relationships for product placement into the marketplace. With an array of genres and acquiring all rights from select limited theatrical to broadcast, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary, and home video, the company’s mission is to unearth first-rate content, cultivate superior product, and deliver them through traditional platforms and evolving new media to a wide variety of audiences for a fresh viewing experience. For additional information, go to: www.greenappleent.com.
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