Binge boasts diverse collection to entertain viewers

Culture Desk | Published: 22:55, Jul 13,2020


As the COVID-19 outbreak rages on, there has been a mounting popularity of online streaming platforms among the people staying at home.

People have been browsing online streaming platforms such as Binge, Netflix, Amazon, ZEE5, Hoichoi and others to take their minds off negative things amid the outbreak. As a result the local entertainment scene is witnessing a boom in Bangladesh’s web series production.

‘Binge’ was launched on May 22. It has brought one of the widest entertainment catalogues including 150+ linear TV channels and 3000+ web series, latest web films, Binge exclusive originals and much more. Subscribers can enjoy the shows on android phones and TV. They also provide an option to make TV smart with an android device, says a press release.

A typical TV series is 30 to 60 minutes long while the webisode is just 5-15 minutes long. The rising demand of streaming platforms has created innumerable opportunities for all the professionals associated with the entertainment industry. Industry professionals can now demonstrate their creative work at an optimal budget frame compare to large stream production. Even a single person can start a YouTube channel and portray his or her work.

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