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Canada’s Superchannel and Channel 4 International join forces

Superchannel has announced an agreement with Channel 4 International to offer cutting-edge programming on Canada’s new national pay television network set to launch this fall.

Currently Superchannel is Canada’s only national pay television network, consisting of two new HD channels, four new SD channels, and an SVOD platform. As part of the Channel 4 agreement, Superchannel will offer a range of iconic Channel 4 drama and comedy series, contemporary TV Movies and high end documentaries. The package will also contain a number of programs for Superchannel’s HD services.

"Superchannel is proud to offer Canadians the best programming from around the world and with Channel 4 International they’ll have a wealth of award-winning offerings to choose from," said Sandy Perkins, Superchannel, Vice-president Programming.

Among the first titles offered will be <em>Teachers</em>, <em>No Angels</em>, <em>Wedding Belles</em>, <em>The Yellow House</em>, <em>Mr Miss Pageant</em>, <em>Hypochondriacs Holiday</em> and <em>Thanks for the Memories</em>.

Patrick Roberts, C4I’s Senior Sales Executive said "Channel 4 International’s programming appeals to a young, upscale audience and perfectly fits Superchannel’s brand. We are delighted to be associated with this exciting new venture from its launch."

<font size=1>Source: CNW Newswire</font>