Tencent to distribute HBO dramas, movies online in China

November 25, 2014 12:35 PM

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Tencent to distribute HBO dramas, movies online in China

HONG KONG-- Time Warner Inc.’s HBO has signed a deal with Tencent Holdings Ltd. to distribute its TV dramas and movies through the Chinese Internet giant’s online video site as the U.S. cable network tries to expand its audience in the world’s most populous country.

For the network behind popular series such as “Game of Thrones” and “True Detective,” the partnership could allow it to take advantage of Tencent’s massive online user base and create an official distribution channel in a market where pirated videos are rampant.

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