TMN GO Now Available on Android Tablets and Smartphones

— March 20, 2014

“There’s no better pocket theatre.” – Kris Abel, Metro

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TORONTO (March 20, 2014)The Movie Network today announced the launch of The Movie Network GO (TMN GO) on Android tablets and smartphones. Available at no additional cost with a subscription to The Movie Network and TMN Encore, TMN GO offers instant and unlimited access to more than 1,000 hours of Hollywood hit movies, exclusive series from HBO, CINEMAX, and Showtime, and classics from every era. TMN subscribers with Android devices are encouraged to download the app now from the Google Play store to get started.

“We are excited to launch with Android, a major player in the mobile market in Canada, and reach even more subscribers with our best-in-class video-streaming service,” said Domenic Vivolo, Executive Vice-President, Content Sales, and Distribution Marketing, Bell Media. “TMN GO is all about adding value to a subscription of The Movie Network, so we are committed to making TMN GO available on more platforms in order for our subscribers to watch their favourite movies, series and shows whenever and wherever they want. We hope Android users enjoy the wealth of premium programming on TMN GO and, for example, take advantage of the opportunity to catch up on Season 3 of GAME OF THRONES prior to HBO Canada’s launch of Season 4 on April 6.”

With a sleek cinematic design and interface that offers superior functionality, TMN GO, HBO GO Canada, and TMN Encore GO are best-in-class services that allow subscribers to engage with more than 1,000 hours of premium content.

Programming available on TMN GO includes hit series, movies, sports programming and documentaries exclusive to The Movie Network, including: new episodes of upcoming new and returning HBO series GAME OF THRONES, SILICON VALLEY, VEEP, GIRLS, TRUE DETECTIVE, LOOKING, BANSHEE, VICE, and REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER; the latest full seasons of HBO series GAME OF THRONES, GETTING ON, JA’MIE: PRIVATE SCHOOL GIRL, TRUE BLOOD, BOARDWALK EMPIRE, HELLO LADIES, EASTBOUND & DOWN, and VEEP; all seasons and episodes of HBO’s genre-defining SIX FEET UNDER, FLIGHT OF THE CONCHORDS, THE PACIFIC, and CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM; HBO Films such as BEHIND THE CANDELABRA and CLEAR HISTORY; new episodes of CINEMAX’s hit series BANSHEE and the latest season of STRIKE BACK; IFC comedies THE SPOILS OF BABYLON, MARON and THE BIRTHDAY BOYS; new episodes of upcoming acclaimed Showtime series SHAMELESS and HOUSE OF LIES, and EPISODES; the latest full seasons of Showtime series MASTERS OF SEX, RAY DONOVAN, DEXTER, EPISODES, and NURSE JACKIE; TMN GO offers hit Hollywood movies and beloved family favourites such as White House Down, This Is The End, Monsters University, The Hangover Part III, Grown Ups 2, Oblivion, The Great Gatsby, and many more; acclaimed, award-winning Canadian series and movies like Antiviral, CALL ME FITZ, FUNNY AS HELL, LESS THAN KIND, ROGUE, TRANSPORTER: THE SERIES, and many more; and hundreds of classic movies from every genre and era offered by The Movie Network Encore such as Message In A Bottle, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Cinderella Man, Dangerous Liaisons, Blade Runner: The Final Cut, and many more.

TMN GO is available on Android tablets and phones running Android 4.0 and up. In addition to Android mobile devices, TMN GO is available on iOS phones and tablets, Samsung Smart TVs, Blu-Ray players, and on the web at tmngo.ca.

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About The Movie Network:

The Movie Network is a pay television service available in eastern Canada delivering premiere access to Hollywood hit movies, new and exclusive HBO content, critically acclaimed Showtime series and first-rate Canadian programming to subscribers. The Movie Network service includes five 24-hour multiplex channels – The Movie Network, HBO Canada, MExcess, MFun! and MFest. All five multiplex channels are simulcast in High Definition and joined by TMN GO, a multi-platform video streaming service; The Movie Network OnDemand, a Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD) service available in select areas across eastern Canada; and TMN OnLine, an Internet-based content streaming service. The Movie Network is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. More information about The Movie Network is available at www.themovienetwork.ca.

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For more information:

Scott Campbell, The Movie Network, 416.956.8648, scott.campbell@bellmedia.ca