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Comcast's Xfinity Celebrates Black History Month with Special Entertainment Collection and Online Destination

  Comcast's Xfinity Celebrates Black History Month with Special Entertainment
  Collection and Online Destination

    Introduces First-Of-Its Kind Internet Destination for African American
  Entertainment, Content, Features and News at Xfinity.Com/Celebrateblacktv

Business Wire

PHILADELPHIA -- January 31, 2013

Comcast, a global media and technology company, today announced
Xfinity.com/celebrateblacktv, a new premier Internet destination site that
brings together a wealth of black entertainment content available from a
variety of sources in one, easy to navigate location. In addition, starting
February 1^st, Xfinity customers will gain access to special programming
celebrating Black History Month available across Xfinity platforms -- TV, On
Demand, online and on mobile devices -- recognizing the many contributions of
the African-American culture and community to the US and the world.

“We are thrilled to celebrate Black History Month this year by sharing with
our customers the rich culture and contributions of the African American
community,”said Ruben Mendiola, vice president and general manager of
Multicultural Video Services.“We invite all Xfinity customers to join in the
celebration On Demand throughout the month of February and visit our new
online destination at xfinity.com/celebrateblacktv.”

Xfinity.com/celebrateblacktv features award-winning movies, TV shows, videos,
celebrity interviews, groundbreaking and upcoming actors and directors,
behind-the-scenes footage, plus, the latest in entertainment news. Xfinity
subscribers will have access to exclusive content on Xfinity On Demand and
other services, while non-subscribers will also have the opportunity to
explore a range of entertainment options.

Xfinity's Black History Month programming includes films documentaries,
biographies, sports and specials featuring African American entertainers,
artists and historical leaders that have contributed to the news, music and
history of this country and the world.Highlights include biographies of
President Barack Obama, Aretha Franklin, Bill Cosby, Boyz II Men, Gary
Coleman, Halle Berry, Jamie Foxx, Queen Latifah, Richard Pryor, The Jackson 5,
Tina Turner, Tyler Perry and Whitney Houston from the BIO channel; sports
specials from ESPN; music videos from Music Choice and FUSE; Black History
specials from the History Channel, Lifetime, Shalom TV and TV One and feature
films from A&E and iN Demand including:

                                          
-- Ali                                         -- Trapped in the Game
-- Amistad                                     -- Somewhere in Africa
-- Bird: Charlie Parker                        -- Tobi
-- Betty & Corretta                            -- Unwanted Guest
-- The Express                                 -- Dangerous Men
-- Freedomland                                 -- Bursting Out
-- Good Hair                                   -- Married but Living Single
-- Invictus                                    -- Why Marry
-- The Lena Baker Story                        -- Mind Game
-- Malcolm X (1972) & Malcolm X (1992)         -- The Game
                                               

This February also marks the third year of Xfinity’s Black Cinema On Demand, a
year-round offering that features themed movie collections that highlight
African-American films, filmmakers and actors.

Comcast has had a longstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion since its
founding nearly 50 years ago and focuses its efforts in five key areas:
diversity in governance, attracting and retaining a multicultural workforce,
developing a diverse supplier base, offering a wide selection of multicultural
programming, and community investment in national, regional and local diverse
organizations.

About Comcast Cable:

Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone
provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides
these services to businesses. Comcast has invested in technology to build an
advanced network that delivers among the fastest broadband speeds, and brings
customers personalized video, communications and home management offerings.
Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology
company. Visit www.comcastcorporation.comfor more information.

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Contact:

Comcast
Jorge Alberni, 646-234-1617
Jorge_Alberni@comcast.com
or
Burrell Communications
Tracy Anderson, 312-297-9767
tanderson@burrell.com
 
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