Club illico Becomes Home of Paramount Movies in Canada


Quebecor Content has signed a deal with Paramount Global Content Distribution that sees Club illico become the French-language home of new Paramount Pictures films after their theatrical releases in Canada.

Titles that will come to Club illico after their release in theaters include Top Gun: Maverick, Babylon, Scream 6, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts, Mission: Impossible—Dead Reckoning—Part One and Mission: Impossible—Dead Reckoning—Part Two.

“We are excited to be partnering with Paramount Global Content Distribution to bring a robust slate of box-office hits and critically acclaimed films to our subscribers,” said Louis Pearson, senior director of acquisitions and original film at Quebecor Content. “Club illico subscribers love movies, and the addition of Paramount’s films significantly broadens our current offering of high-caliber original productions and exclusive series and strengthens Club illico’s position as a leader among French-language streaming services in Canada.”

“We are thrilled to be able to offer French-speaking audiences top-quality feature films,” added Rekha Shah, VP of TV licensing for Canada at Paramount Global Content Distribution.