EPIX Goes Live Today on the PlayStation®3 System
EPIX App Launches Today with 3,000 movies and more – First Premium TV Network
on the PlayStation®3 System in the U.S.
PlayStation®Network Users in the U.S. Can Access EPIX Via Two Week Free Trial
NEW YORK -- April 02, 2013
Premium TV network EPIX is launching the EPIX app today on the PlayStation®3
(PS3™) system and will launch on the PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita) in the coming
weeks. A leader in multiplatform availability, EPIX will provide authenticated
subscribers access to more than 3,000 titles, featuring new releases like The
Avengers, Skyfall, The Hunger Games, Mission: Impossible-Ghost Protocol, plus
EPIX original programming including documentaries, music concerts, comedy
specials and championship boxing all in high definition.
Just in time to catch the world television premiere of the biggest movie of
2012, The Avengers, PlayStation®Network users in the U.S. can sign up for a
free two week trial to EPIX and get access to the full slate of EPIX
programming. On an ongoing basis, EPIX will offer exclusive content such as
songs from EPIX Original Concert Events and in the future a free movie or
special each week to PlayStation Plus members who download the EPIX app. For
more information on the EPIX Free Trial and weekly free preview titles, please
The EPIX app will be available as a free download from the Media & Apps
section of the PlayStation®Store for PS3 and PS Vita users in the United
The ability to stream full movies and concerts on the PS3 and PS Vita systems
is included as part of the EPIX premium subscription service available through
cable, satellite and telco distributors.
EPIX® is the newest premium entertainment network delivering the latest movie
releases, classic library titles, plus original films, comedy, music and
sports events on TV, on demand, online and on devices. Launched October 2009
as the first multiplatform premium network with online accessibility for
subscribers through EpixHD.com, EPIX pioneered the development and
proliferation of TV Everywhere for American consumers. EPIX was the first
premium network to launch on Xbox 360®consoles, first on Android™ tablets and
phones, first on Roku® players and first to launch in the U.S. on
PlayStation®3 (PS3™) system. EPIX is available to authenticated subscribers on
hundreds of devices including Apple® iPads®, iPhones®, Kindle Fire tablets,
Samsung® Smart TVs and Blu-ray™ players and more. Today EPIX remains the only
premium service providing its entire monthly line-up from new Hollywood hits
to original programs on all platforms and provides more movies than any other
EPIX is a joint venture between Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA and VIA.B), its
Paramount Pictures unit, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM) and Lionsgate
(NYSE: LGF), available to over 30 million homes nationwide through
distribution partners including Charter Communications, Cox Communications,
DISH Network, Mediacom Communications, NCTC, Suddenlink Communications and
For more information aboutEPIX, go towww.EpixHD.com. Follow EPIX on Twitter
@EpixHD and on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/EpixHD.
“PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
Jamie Colunga, 212-846-1843
Sloane & Company
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