Partner Communications company Ltd. (NASDAQ: PTNR)(TASE: PTNR), an Israeli communications operator, has partnered with Netflix, an Internet entertainment network, to make Netflix´s services directly accessible through Partner´s new television service which is expected to launch in the coming weeks, the company said.
Partner will be the first telecommunications company in Israel to offer the Netflix service on its set-top box, enabling a best-in-class user experience for Netflix members with a fast load time for the application and all the conveniences of a Netflix button on Partner´s remote control.
Partner customers with Netflix memberships will be able to access instantly a broad selection of Netflix original and international TV series, movies and documentaries in high-definition or even Ultra HD 4K, always without any advertisement. Upcoming Netflix original films include Okja starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Tilda Swinton and Paul Dano; and Bright, starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton. Netflix original series include House of Cards, Stranger Things, Narcos and The Crown.
Partner and Netflix will announce additional details of the partnership later this summer.
Partner Communications provides telecommunications services (cellular, fixed-line telephony and Internet services).