Cine Sony Television Reaches Carriage Agreement With Comcast's Xfinity TV
CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 22, 2013
CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cine Sony Television, Sony
Pictures Television's (SPT) network delivering a premium Hollywood
entertainment experience in Spanish for the fast-growing U.S. Hispanic market,
today announced a distribution agreement to expand its blockbuster programming
to Comcast's Xfinity TV cable service.
Beginning today, Tuesday, October 22, 2013, Xfinity TV customers will have
access to Cine Sony Television's offering of Hollywood films, music and TV
series, presented uncensored and commercial free in Spanish. Cine Sony
Television is available on Xfinity's broadly available Latino TV package. The
agreement between Comcast and Cine Sony expands the network's Hollywood
entertainment experience to subscribers of the Xfinity television lineup for
the first time, and select Cine Sony TV films will be available on Xfinity on
Demand and online at Xfinity.com/tv.
"We are committed to providing quality entertainment to the broadest range of
TV viewers who would like more Spanish-language Hollywood content. With this
multi-year Comcast deal we are now able to reach a significant amount of
viewers who make up this vibrant market and drive box-office success," said
Superna Kalle, senior vice president, networks, Sony Pictures Television and
general manager, Cine Sony Television.
"We are excited to add Cine Sony to ourXfinity Latino channelline-up," said
Ruben Mendiola, VP and GM of Multicultural Services at Comcast. "We are always
lookingto bringthe best content available to our Latino video offering,like
Cine Sony's Hollywood movies dubbed into Spanish. It'sa new and high quality
channel that reinforces our commitment to Latinocustomers."
About Cine Sony Television
Cine Sony Television is a Spanish language entertainment network from Sony
Pictures Television, delivering Hollywood excitement to a rapidly growing U.S.
Hispanic audience.Launched in August, 2012, the adrenaline-fueled network
offers uncensored theatrical action-adventure, suspense, thriller and comedy
films from Sony Pictures and other major studios, as well as television series
and music programming. The networkalsooffers on-demand content through its
distribution partners. Cine Sony Television is distributed nationwide by
Comcast, Cox Communications and Verizon FiOS. For more information, visit
SOURCE Cine Sony Television
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