Telewizja Polska (TVP) is interested in buying Showmax service, which is expected to withdraw from Poland by the end of January 2019, Maciej Stanecki, a member of TVP board told Wirtualnemedia.pl. He specified that Showmax could complement VoD TVP platform. “There were already first contacts at the board level, an independent valuation has to be done, the process has not started yet,” Stanecki said.
Showmax provides users with unlimited access to its database of films and series for a monthly fee. In its offer, Showmax has, among others, the famous Polish serial Ucho Prezesa. Showmax informed about its intention to leave the Polish market on Wednesday.