MBC Group will launch MBC Persia – a family entertainment channel catering for the Farsi-speaking community in the MENA region on 6 October 2018 on Yahsat.
MBC Persia will feature a wide variety of international programming dubbed and/or subtitled in Farsi, including global films, television series and other entertainment shows. Meanwhile, to coincide with its launch on Yahsat, MBC Persia is working on the production of its own exclusive original programming, to expand on its portfolio of engaging content on the channel.
In addition viewers will be able to keep up with the latest events and updates via MBC Persia’s interactive digital platforms and social media offerings coming soon.
As per the release, viewers can expect many critically-acclaimed dramas, comedy, and social and political series from a number of production territories, including the United States, Mexico, India and Turkey, amongst others. There will also be art and entertainment shows, and reality talent-spotting programmes.