Sony Movie channel heads to Freeview and Virgin14 December 2016
A rebranded Sony Movie channel is set to launch across Freeview, Virgin, and Sky on 10 January.
It will have an enhanced schedule offering ‘movie entertainment with a new look’.
The channel will launch with 14 channel premieres in its first month including Godzilla, Twilight, Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Maid In Manhattan, The Mask of Zorro and Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon.
Kate Marsh, executive vice president of Sony Pictures Television’s Western Europe international networks division, said, “Sony has a rich cinematic heritage. With our knowledge and love of movies we want to present the best possible movie channel for audiences across the UK and build on our wide-ranging, successful Freeview channel portfolio.
“The cinematic new look reflects the new channel content offering – favourite movies you will know and love.”