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With the STARZ® addition, Layer3 TV now carries 80 premium channels in allHD™. The home of Power and Outlander hit series gives Layer3 TV the country’s most robust premium line-up and premium VOD offering.
DENVER – Effective today, Layer3 TV customers can now subscribe to STARZ, the home of obsessable TV, movies and more. For $11/month, subscribers may access 34 allHD™ channels from STARZ, STARZ ENCORE, MOVIEPLEX plus 5,500 On Demand titles, including groundbreaking originals and first-rate feature films. With the addition of STARZ, The New Cable® now boasts 80 premium channels, all of which are in stunning allHD™, and an On Demand library of over 25,000 movies and television episodes.
“With today’s launch on Layer3 TV, Starz is broadening the reach of its flagship STARZ product, STARZ ENCORE and MOVIEPLEX,” said Joe Glennon, Executive Vice President of Affiliate Sales at Starz. “With groundbreaking STARZ Original series and deep and diverse movie and television lineup, STARZ delivers a captivating fan-centric experience to all audiences. STARZ is a terrific value for Layer3 TV subscribers interested in premium, commercial-free programming.”
“The addition of STARZ continues The New Cable’s commitment to deliver the largest HD lineup of cable channels in the US” said Jeff Binder, CEO of Layer3 TV. “Nobody delivers more live HD channels for less, and now with over 25,000 On Demand titles, amazing shows like the fourth season of Power and season three of Outlander will look better than ever. With every available STARZ ON DEMAND show and movie in stunning allHD™, STARZ bingers can watch Starz eight hours a day for the next 3 years and never watch the same show twice!”
STARZ is home to the hit visionary drama Power, executive produced by Courtney A. Kemp and Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson. Power has become the second highest-rated series on all of premium pay television. Among the 5,500 On Demand titles STARZ subscribers can watch are the critically acclaimed TV adaptation of American Gods, the award-winning Outlander series, plus new seasons of Survivor’s Remorse, The Missing, Black Sails, and Ash vs. Evil Dead. STARZ is also home to blockbuster movies such as Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Inside Out, Ghostbusters and Avengers: Age of Ultron.
In addition to the STARZ flagship channel, STARZ CINEMA, STARZ COMEDY, STARZ EDGE, STARZ IN BLACK and STARZ KIDS & FAMILY are part of every Layer3 TV customer’s STARZ subscription, plus all MOVIEPLEX and STARZ ENCORE channels: STARZ ENCORE ACTION, STARZ ENCORE BLACK, STARZ ENCORE CLASSIC, STARZ ENCORE ESPAÑOL, STARZ ENCORE FAMILY, STARZ ENCORE SUSPENSE, STARZ ENCORE WESTERNS, INDIEPLEX and RETROPLEX.
STARZ joins other premium networks on Layer3 TV including HBO,Cinemax, Showtime, and EPIX.
Layer3 TV is currently available in Los Angeles, Orange County, Chicago, Washington D.C., Dallas/Ft. Worth – as well as Denver, where the company’s headquarters is located. For complete details of offers and more information, visit layer3tv.com or follow on social media at @Layer3TV.
ABOUT LAYER3 TV
Layer3 TV, Inc. is The New Cable®. Layer3 TV offers customers a revolutionary, intuitive interface that seamlessly integrates the best of cable TV, premium channels, streaming online video content, social media, and smart home devices. Founded in 2013, the company is backed by respected players in entertainment and private equity including Evolution Media (whose shareholders include TPG Growth, Creative Artists Agency, and Jeff Skoll/Participant Media), Paulson and Company, Inc., Altice, and North Bridge Venture Partners. To learn more follow Layer3 TV on Twitter and Facebook @Layer3TV or visit layer3tv.com.
Starz (starz.com), a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is a leading global media and entertainment company that provides premium subscription video programming on domestic U.S. pay television networks and produces and distributes content for worldwide audiences, including its investment in the STARZ PLAY Arabia OTT service. Starz is home to the flagship STARZ® brand and STARZ ENCORE channels and provides high-quality, entertaining premium subscription video programming with 17 premium pay TV channels and associated on-demand and online services, including the STARZ app. Sold through U.S. multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, telecommunications companies, and other online and digital platforms, Starz offers subscribers more than 5,000 distinct premium television episodes and feature films every year and up to 1,500 every month, including STARZ Original series, first-run movies and other popular movie and television programming.