SPI International/FilmBox are launching seven thematic channels on TakeTV, a new IPTV/OTT platform in Israel.

TakeTV will offer FightBox HD (a sports channel featuring live MMA and kickboxing events along with the coverage of most of the martial arts disciplines), FashionBox HD channel devoted to fashion and shopping, DocuBox HD presenting documentaries on nature and human civilization, Fast&FunBox HD for fans of extreme sports.

The SPI package also includes FilmBox Arthouse. TakeTV subscribers in Israel will have a chance to see works of such prominent directors as Hitchcock, Kurosawa, Fellini and many others. Among the seven channels to be launched on TakeTV there will be two adult channels: Erox and Eroxxx.

“As a new player in the TV market in Israel we are excited to offer several SPI channels on our new IPTV\OTT platform. Our customers may now enjoy both the linear channels and the related VOD content. We value the quality of programming and the high level of professionalism delivered by SPI International and we hope it will be a win-win partnership,” said Lior Banay CEO at TakeTV.

“We are excited to launch our channels for the first time in Israel. We look forward to delivering top quality entertainment while being part of TakeTV’s service. We hope this new platform will be a great success as we are planning to launch a localized movie channel especially for Israeli audiences,” said Berk Uziyel, Executive Director of Filmbox International Ltd.