Sony Pictures Television Networks’ UK entertainment channel Sony Entertainment Television – which is the UK home to such US comedy series as NBC’s Community and TV Land’s Hot In Cleveland – has secured its first carriage deal with TalkTalk, TVWise has learned.
Per the terms of the agreement, Sony Entertainment Television will be available on YouView channel 454 for all TalkTalk customers who subscribe to the company’s Entertainment and Entertainment Extra Boost packages; enabling TalkTalk customers to view such programmes as Community, Hot In Cleveland, Will & Grace, The Tudors & more.
“This new carriage agreement with TalkTalk marks the latest expansion of Sony Entertainment Television’s audience in the UK”, said Kate Marsh, SPT Networks’ Senior Vice-President for Western Europe. “We look forward to bringing top SET series and features to TalkTalk customers.”
While TalkTalk’s Tristia Harrison added: “This is an exciting step for us. Since launching a little over a year ago, TalkTalk TV has grown from strength to strength and we’re now proud to be Britain’s fastest growing TV service. We’re strong believers that great quality content should be available to everyone and pleased that TalkTalk homes can now enjoy Sony Entertainment Television.”