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Starz Joins U-verse 'TV Everywhere' Constellation

9/30/2011 12:18 PM Eastern

AT&T U-verse TV customers who subscribe to a programming package with Starz and Encore can now watch more than 500 titles of movies and original shows, accessible via the telco's U-verse Online site.

Starz on U-verse OnlineAT&T's deal with Starz for the authenticated service was announced in March. The telco also offers subs access to authenticated content on HBO Go, MAX Go and Showtime Anytime.

AT&T is the third Starz affiliate to obtain authenticated online rights, along with Comcast and Dish Network. U-verse TV subscribers must have the U300 or U450 programming package or the premium movie package to access the Starz and Encore content.

Starz programming available online includes: Starz original series Torchwood: Miracle Day, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, Spartacus: Blood and Sand and Camelot; Encore Original series Moby Dick; and movies including Toy Story 3, The Karate Kid, Just Go With It, Grown Ups, Tangled, The Other Guys, Salt and The Tourist.

"This compelling content from Starz and Encore is a great addition to U-verse Online, especially as we continue to expand our content library on every screen," AT&T president of content Dan York said. "We're securing rights from leading content providers to make TV shows available to U-verse TV customers across platforms -- on TV, online and on mobile devices."

 

 

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