African Movie Channel Series Set to Launch on StarTimes
Juan Romero | On 01, May 2015
UK based broadcaster, African Movie Channel (AMC) announced it’s new product African Movie Channel Series on StarTimes DTT and StarSat DTH African television platforms. AMC Series is a premium African entertainment channel showcasing the best and award-winning TV soaps, comedy and drama from Nigeria, peppered with some of the best series from all over Africa, 24 hours a day for the whole family.
AMC Series will be available to StarTimes’ 5 million subscribers across 14 countries, 24-hours a day in Sub-saharan Africa. AMC has been broadcasting its popular movie channel through StarTimes and StarSat since 2012.
StartTimes’ subscribers will be entertained with series like Heaven’s Gate, The 5 Brides, Spider, Eye Opener, Twisted Fate, and Riddle, as well as classy contemporary modern TV series starring accomplished Nollywood actors like Victor Olaotan and Jocelyn Dumas in Allison’s Stand. Viewers will also not miss out on the latest episodes of that all-time African household favourite, Clinic Matters.
“AMC Series is a pioneering new channel that will satisfy the growing appetite for African TV serial content. Nollywood movies are already a proven hit worldwide and a new channel providing exclusively African TV series content was a natural progression for us” says Yvonne Dublin-Green, AMC’s Channel Manager.
Chinwe Chukwudire, AMC’s Brand Manager added, “AMC has long established itself as a key player in the broadcast of Nollywood and African movies. The launch of AMC Series on StarTimes comes with a promise to our new audience that they will never be starved of visually beautiful and real African drama”.
AMC Series is available in the Classic bouquet from today 1st May 2015, on StarTimes DTT channel 072, and StarSat DTH channel 134.