19 July 2016
Viasat World joins the nc+ family with its portfolio of channels.
Viasat World is pleased to announce the launch of Polsat Viasat History, Polsat Viasat Explore and Polsat Viasat Nature on nc+. The channels will be available for subscribers from 20th July 2016 in the nc+ Extra+ package.
Viasat World continues to increase the distribution of its channels. This launch and the additional of the UPC platform earlier this year takes their factual entertainment channel portfolio onto all leading cable and DTH platforms in Poland, subscribers will be able not only to watch three linear factual channels, but also exclusive VOD content, all in full HD on Polsat Viasat History and Polsat Viasat Explore. The channels and VOD content include popular series like Jade Fever, Timber Kings, Empire of the Tsars: Romanov Russia, Secrets of the Underworld, Supervet, and the Viasat Nature original commission Animal Antics. Viasat Explore is also becoming a major player in the rapidly expanding Esports arena, with exclusive broadcasts of Esports events which often feature successful Polish teams.
Emma Jones, Vice President of Commercial Affairs at Viasat World comments, “We are extremely pleased with the inclusion of our channels on the nc+ platform and very much look forward to providing quality programming content for this new audience to enjoy.”
Jones continues, “Finalising this agreement with nc+ allows us to offer our audience our best content in stunning HD and significantly expanding the audience of our thematic channels. Viewers in Poland will have the opportunity to view some of the best blue chip nature documentaries, exquisitely crafted factual programming, high octane adventure series alongside Esports and movies –great programming offering for everyone.”
Anna Limbach – Uryn Programming Director at nc+ comments “We are constantly working to provide our subscribers with the best content propositions consisting both from our own channels as well as third party channels. We are pleased Viasat channel will enrich our offer in the documentary field”.
For further information, please contact:
Simon Mitchell, Head of Marketing
Tel: +44(0) 208 834 5992, Mobile: +44 (0)791 718 7942 E: Simon.Mitchell@viasatworld.com