Time Warner Cable and A+E Networks® today announced the renewal of their distribution agreement, which will allow Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks to continue delivery of A+E Networks’ channels to their subscribers.
This long-term, multi-platform agreement allows for continued carriage of A+E’s collection of networks, including A&E®, Lifetime®, HISTORY®, LMN®, Bio.®, H2™, HISTORY en Espanol™, Crime & Investigation Network®, Military HISTORY® and Lifetime Real Women. It will also provide customers access to a robust offering of VOD content, “TV Everywhere” content for TWC TV out-of-home platforms and authenticated access to various A+E Networks apps including HISTORY, A+E and Lifetime.
“We’re pleased to extend our relationship with A+E Networks,” said Jennifer Chun, Senior Vice President, Content Acquisition for Time Warner Cable. “We’ve enjoyed a strong partnership with A+E for many years, and their programming is valuable to our customers. Now they will be able to enjoy even more of this content on multiple platforms.”
“We have had a great partnership with Time Warner Cable for many years and we are delighted that this new agreement will carry our partnership well into the future,” said David Zagin, President, A+E Networks, Distribution. “We are thrilled that Time Warner Cable’s valued customers will be able to enjoy A+E Networks’ portfolio of brands across Time Warner Cable’s multiple platforms.”
Additional terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.twc.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.
About A+E Networks
A+E Networks® is an award-winning, global media content company offering consumers a diverse communications environment ranging from television networks to websites, to home videos/DVDs to gaming and educational software. A+E Networks is comprised of the A&E®, Lifetime®, HISTORY®, LMN®, Bio.®, H2™, HISTORY en Espanol™, Crime & Investigation Network®, Military HISTORY®, A&E IndieFilms®, A+E Networks International®, A+E Networks Digital® and A+E Networks Consumer Products™. A+E Networks channels and branded programming reach more than 350 million households in nearly 160 countries. A+E Networks is a joint venture of Disney-ABC Television Group and Hearst Corporation.
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