01 Jun PCCW Media and Sceenic join hands to bring “Watch Party” to Now TV customers in Hong Kong
Football fans may invite friends and family members to watch live matches of UEFA EURO 2020TM simultaneously via the Now Player app
Hong Kong/London Tuesday 01st of June 2021
PCCW Media, a leading, fully integrated multimedia and entertainment company headquartered in Hong Kong, has collaborated with Sceenic, a leading solution provider for interactive viewing experiences, to bring the Watch Party feature to its Now TV customers. Now TV is Hong Kong’s leading pay-TV service.
Powered by Sceenic Watch Together solution, the Watch Party* feature allows Now TV customers to watch live matches of UEFA EURO 2020TM, the biggest football event this summer, with their friends and family members simultaneously.
Ms. Belinda Chan, Head of Technology, PCCW Media, said, “We are thrilled to bring this new feature to our customers as they can now invite their friends and family members to watch UEFA EURO 2020TM together, and share the fun in closed groups. At a time where people are separated by social distancing, ‘Watch Party’ – powered by Sceenic – can definitely bring people closer together in the digital world.”
Mr. Eric Kearley, Director of Growth & Partnerships, Sceenic, said, “We are excited about this collaboration with Hong Kong’s leading provider of premium content, enabling us to bring togetherness to every platform via real-time shared experiences. PCCW Media is more than a supplier of great content, it is also a market-leading innovator.”