Virgin Media to Launch StarzPlay
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Starz, a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), announced today STARZPLAY will launch on Virgin Media in the UK on November 29. The STARZPLAY premium streaming service will give Virgin TV customers in the UK the opportunity to watch STARZ series all in one place, with future STARZ Originals launching exclusively on STARZPLAY on the same day as the U.S., including season two of “Counterpart” starring Academy Award®-winner J.K. Simmons.
Virgin TV customers who add the STARZPLAY subscription to their package can view the content by pressing Home on their V6 remote control and then clicking On Demand followed by Box Sets.
At launch, Virgin Media customers with the STARZPLAY add on subscription can enjoy brand new STARZ originals, including season two of the critically-acclaimed STARZ Original series “Counterpart” returning on Sunday, December 9 at 9 PM ET/PT on STARZ in the U.S.
STARZPLAY is now available on Virgin Media in the UK and Amazon Prime Video Channels in the UK and Germany, as well as in Canada under the STARZ brand with upcoming launches in France, Italy and Spain.
Virgin Media Inc. (Nasdaq: VMED)