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TORONTO(July 15, 2014)– The Movie Networktoday announced that TheMovie Network GO(TMN GO) is now available on Xbox One, the all-in-oneentertainment and gaming system from Microsoft, on the Windows 8 platform, andnow to television provider Videotron, servicing subscribers in Québec.
In time for therecent premiere of the final season of HBO Canada's hit series TRUE BLOOD, thedebut of HBO’s THE LEFTOVERS, the premieres of sophomore seasons of big-buzzShowtime series RAY DONOVAN and MASTERS OF SEX, and the launch of TMN originalseries SENSITIVE SKIN, starring Kim Cattrall and Don McKellar,TMN GO is available to subscribers at noadditional cost for Xbox users and Videotron subscribers to The Movie Network.TMN GO offers instant and unlimited access to more than 1,000 hours of Hollywood hit movies, exclusive series fromHBO, CINEMAX, and Showtime, and classics from every era.
With thisannouncement, TMN GO is available now in the Xbox App store on Xbox One and Xbox360 in Canada, on the Windows App store, as well as SamsungSmart TVs and Blu-Ray players, iOS and Android tablets and phones, and on theweb at tmngo.ca.
With theaddition of Videotron, TMN GO isnow available to more than 90% of all subscribers to The Movie Network,including those subscribing to Bell FIBE, Bell TV, Cogeco Cable, Eastlink TV,Rogers Cable, Source Cable, Bell Aliant, and as well as many small-to-mediumsized independent television providers who are members of the Canadian CableSystems Alliance (CCSA).
"We are thrilledto make TMN GO available on Xbox One, Windows 8, and to TMN subscribers onVideotron’s illico digital TV," said Domenic Vivolo, Executive Vice-President, ContentSales, and Distribution Marketing, Bell Media. "TMN GO is now available to more than 90%of our total subscriber base, and we continue to expand the number of engagingplatforms that offer the product so our subscribers can watch what they want,when they want it."
With a sleekcinematic design and interface that offers superior functionality, TMNGO, HBO GO Canada, and TMN Encore GO are best-in-class services thatallow subscribers to engage with more than 1,000 hours of premiumcontent.
Programmingavailable on TMNGO includes hit series,movies, sports programming, and documentaries exclusive to The Movie Network,including: new episodes of upcoming new and returning HBO series TRUE BLOOD, THELEFTOVERS, REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER, and many more; the latest full seasons ofHBO series GAME OF THRONES, BOARDWALK EMPIRE, VEEP, THE NEWSROOM, and many more;HBO Films such as THE NORMAL HEART; the IFC comedy MARON; new episodes ofacclaimed Showtime series MASTERS OF SEX, RAY DONOVAN, PENNY DREADFUL, and more;the latest full seasons of Showtime series CALIFORNICATION, NURSE JACKIE, andmore; hit Hollywood movies and beloved family favouritessuch as Frozen,Gravity, Dallas Buyers Club, and many more; acclaimed,award-winning Canadian series and movies like Blindness, TRANSPORTER–THE SERIES, CALL ME FITZ, LESS THAN KIND, and many more; and hundreds ofclassic movies from every genre and era offered by The Movie Network Encore suchas The Untouchables, Top Gun,Mission: Impossible, When Harry Met Sally, and many more.
AboutThe Movie Network:
The Movie Networkis a pay television service available in eastern Canada delivering premiere access to Hollywood hit movies, new and exclusive HBOcontent, critically acclaimed Showtime series and first-rate Canadianprogramming to subscribers. The Movie Network service includes five 24-hourmultiplex channels - The Movie Network, HBO Canada, MExcess, MFun! and MFest.All five multiplex channels are simulcast in High Definition and joined by TMNGO, a multi-platform video streaming service; The Movie Network OnDemand, aSubscription Video On Demand (SVOD) service available in select areas acrosseastern Canada; and TMN OnLine, an Internet-based contentstreaming service. The Movie Network is a division of Bell Media, which is partof BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications company. Moreinformation about The Movie Network is available at www.themovienetwork.ca.
Formore information about The Movie Network:
Scott Campbell, The Movie Network, 416.384.4235