San Diego, CA, December 19, 2007 — Time Warner Cable announced today the addition of new high definition channels to its line-ups in San Diego and North County, effective on December 20. With the new channels, viewers can enjoy a wider range of programming content in high definition — from historical biographies and critically acclaimed original movies to the hottest dramatic series.
“As part of our ongoing efforts to offer customers the HD programming they want, Time Warner Cable is excited to be adding more HD channels to our lineup,” said Judy Walsh, President of Time Warner Cable. “Customers can look forward to even more HD programming in 2008.”
With its new HD channels, Time Warner Cable puts customers in the game, in the movie, right in the center of the action — opening up new programming opportunities from some of cable television’s most popular channels.
San Diego and North County customers will receive the following HD channels:
MHD, channel 736, is music-centric high definition television featuring music programming from MTV, VH-1 and CMT, including concert series, events and original MHD productions such as VH1 Storytellers, CMT Crossroads, MTV Video Music Awards and others.
A&E HD, channel 745, features the hottest programs, from hit Real-Life series such as Gene Simmons Family Jewels™ and Criss Angel Mindfreak® to critically acclaimed original movies, dramatic series and some of the most successful justice shows on television – Cold Case Files® and The First 48®, all in HD.
In addition to these channels, North County customers in the communities of Del Mar, Solana Beach, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Vista, San Marcos and Fallbrook will also receive the following HD channels:
The History Channel HD, channel 756, simulcasts the entire The History Channel lineup of original, non-fiction series and specials with stunning clarity and rich perspective in HD.
Lifetime Movie Network HD, channel 761, offers movies dedicated to women, 24 hours a day, including Lifetime original favorites, exclusive theatrical premieres and made-for-television movies.
These new additions bring Time Warner Cable’s HD channel count to nearly 30 throughout San Diego County.
About Time Warner Cable San Diego Division
More than 1,300 local employees serve customers in the San Diego division with cable television, high-speed online and home telephone services over a fiber-rich broadband network. Time Warner Cable owns and manages cable systems serving 13.4 million subscribers in 33 states. Passing approximately 26 million homes, Time Warner Cable includes some of the most technologically advanced and best-clustered cable systems in the country, with nearly 85 percent of the Company’s customers located in five geographic regions: New York, Texas, Ohio, the Carolinas and Southern California. Leveraging its leadership in innovation and quality customer care, Time Warner Cable delivers advanced products and services such as video on demand, high definition television, digital video recorders, high-speed data and home phone. Time Warner Cable is a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX). More information is available at www.twcsd.com.