Youtube Originals launched in India
- Youtube Originals has finally rolled out in India. At present, it is free and ad-supported. But later ad-free subscription services will be provided. Right now, subscription options have not been announced.
- Youtube Originals has been included in the YouTube Premium service (access to ad-free content from Youtube Music, Youtube Gaming, and Youtube Kids).
- Originals offers programs across multiple genres such as music documentaries, reality series, talk shows and scripted series.
- With online streaming platforms gaining massive popularity, globally, Youtube is planning 50 originals in 2019, while it has already released over 60 projects till now.
- Youtube will showcase “ARRived”, its first original content from India in the coming weeks under an ad-supported model.