The free streaming service Local Now today announced a new partnership with the African Movie Channel to bring the Nolly African HD channel to Local Now.
Nolly Africa HD is a premium 24-hour Nollywood channel showing curated Nollywood movies, series, talk shows, and other unscripted content. Including big blockbuster Nollywood movie premieres as they happen in Lagos, Nigeria. The Nolly Africa HD movie lineup includes exclusives from African Movie Channel’s original productions division (AMCOP), as well as Nollywood cinema blockbusters from talented storytellers across all genres.
“Allen Media Group is thrilled to partner with African Movie Channel to bring the rich content of Nollywood to our free-streaming platforms Local Now and theGrio Streaming App,” said Byron Allen, Founder/Chairman/CEO of Allen Media Group. “We’re grateful for the opportunity to introduce to our viewers to the unique stories and talent featured on Nolly Africa HD.”
‘Yinka Mayungbo, African Movie Channel’s founding Director said, “We are delighted to partner with Allen Media Group for a new home for our latest offering. Nolly Africa HD is unlike other FAST channels; it’s programmed the AMC way, and for both traditional TV, and FAST and CTV platforms – like African Movie Channel’s two premium pay TV offerings (African Movie Channel and African Movie Channel Series), Nolly Africa HD is 24/7 premium entertainment that immediately resonates with all Nollywood fans, and will undoubtedly find its pick among the Local Now and theGrio audiences.”
Local now also added the channels 1143 Sail Trek and 1506 Chefs Kitchen this week.