iflix, the world’s leading entertainment service for emerging markets, has premiered its first iflix Original movie in Malaysia, KL Special Force. From today, anyone in Malaysia can stream and download the blockbuster action film immediately following its theatrical run, exclusively on iflix.
Co-produced by leading Malaysian production houses, Skop Productions, Damofa Productions and Viper Studios, KL Special Force follows a special task force of the Royal Malaysian Police headed by Roslan (Rosyam Nor).
Roslan is tasked to take down a notorious gang known as ‘Geng Anarkis’, led by Asyraff (Syamsul Yusof). Absorbed into Roslan’s team is a promising young police officer named Zul (Fattah Amin). Things don’t go according to plan for Roslan and Zul when Asyraff sets into motion a manipulative heist that reveals a damaging secret.
iflix Malaysia and Brunei Country Manager, Diana Boo, said, “We are incredibly excited to launch KL Special Force, Malaysia’s first iflix original movie, as an early window feature release following its hugely successful cinematic run. Deeply relevant, action-packed and with a stellar cast, KL Special Force pushes the limits of what a local movie could be, and we are proud to premiere the movie exclusively on the platform. We can’t wait for all of Malaysia to press play – wherever, whenever!”
SKOP Productions Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Yusof Haslam, added: “We are thrilled to offer viewers a different way of consuming local content, one that complements both traditional and current viewing habits, expanding opportunities for the Malaysian film industry to grow.”
KL Special Force joins iflix’s library of popular local movies, including J Revolusi, KL Zombi, The Great Lion, KL Gangster 1 & 2, Upin & Ipin Jeng Jeng Jeng, and many others.