Charlotte, NC (November 8, 2010) – As part of its long term agreement with Disney, ABC and ESPN, Time Warner Cable (NSYE: TWC) is adding more than 300 hours of new On Demand programming content from ABC, Disney and ESPN. In addition, the company will launch Primetime HD On Demand November 10th, which will also be available to Digital Cable customers.
“We are very excited to provide more of the quality programming that our customers have come to expect, in both standard and high-definition” said Mike Munley, president, residential services, Time Warner Cable East. “Now it is even more convenient for customers to have their favorite programming at any time, making it simple and easy for them.”
Time Warner Cable customers can enjoy a variety of primetime, sports and kid’s programming from channels including ABC, ABC Family, ESPN and Disney XD.
The new channel Primetime HD On Demand will carry primetime programming from ABC, NBC and CBS in High Definition, all of which will be available to Digital Cable customers. Subscribers will have more than 100 hours of the networks’ popular primetime programs including NBC’s 30 Rock and The Office; ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy and Desperate Housewives; and CBS’ Medium and CSI.
The new programming is available in the following On Demand channels:
Primetime On Demand (channel 1043) ABC
Sports On Demand (channel 1070) ESPN ESPNU Deportes
Entertainment On Demand (channel 1044)
ABC Family SOAPnet
Kids On Demand (channel 1052)
Primetime HD On Demand (channel 1195) ABC HD
For more information on Time Warner Cable content On Demand, please visit www.twondemand.com and click the “TV” section to view listings of each On Demand category.
To receive all services, Digital Cable, remote and lease of a digital set-top box are required. HDTV and HD set-top box are required to receive HD programming. Some services are not available to CableCARD™ customers. Not all equipment supports all services. All services may not be available in all areas. Subject to change without notice. Some restrictions apply.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Carolinas provides video, Internet and telephone services to more than 2.1 million residential and business customers in more than 400 cities and towns across North and South Carolina. Time Warner Cable is the second-largest cable operator in the U.S., with technologically advanced, well-clustered systems located in five geographic areas-New York State, the Carolinas, Ohio, southern California and Texas. Time Warner Cable serves more than 14 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data and voice services. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers a suite of phone, Internet, Ethernet and cable television services to businesses of all sizes. Time Warner Cable Media sales, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions that are targeted and affordable. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com, and www.twcmediasales.com.