FX CANADA LAUNCHES IN WESTERN CANADA ON TELUS OPTIK TV, BEGINNING TODAY
– TELUSTM joins current FX Canada carriers Rogers Digital, EastLink and Cable Cable –
– Two-month free preview for TELUS Optik TVTM subscribers until February 12, 2012 –
(TORONTO – December 12, 2011) FX Canada today announced that TELUS will now offer the specialty channel to its Optik TV subscribers in Alberta and British Columbia. Launching today with a two-month free preview, viewers in Western Canada will enjoy unlimited access to the extensive, ground-breaking programming on the specialty channel until February 12, 2012. Following the preview, FX Canada will be included in TELUS Optik TV Entertainment Extra theme package.
Beginning today, FX Canada will be available to TELUS Optik TV subscribers in Alberta and British Columbia in standard definition on channel 188 and coming soon On Demand and in high definition on channel 690 in early 2012.
In addition to being available on TELUS, FX Canada has already launched on Rogers Digital, EastLink and Cable Cable (see below for channel listings).
Currently on a two-month free preview until January 4, 2012, FX Canada can be seen on the following television service providers:
• Rogers Digital – Channel 318 (standard definition) and 565 (high definition)
• EastLink – Channel on 667 (high definition). Check local listings for standard definition channel information
• Cable Cable – Channel 97 (standard definition) and 315 (high definition)
• TELUS Optik TV – Channel 188 (standard definition)
Plus, viewers can also catch their favourite FX Canada programs on-demand on Rogers On Demand Online. The Rogers on Demand Online free preview also ends January 4, 2012.
Visit FXCanada.ca for clips, games and behind-the-scenes materials from marquee series, including American Horror Story “Horror House Calls” videos and the “Family Portrait" game, exclusive Sons of Anarchy videos, and interviews with the cast and crew of Wilfred.
About FX Canada
FX Canada is a digital specialty channel that delivers critically-acclaimed dramas and hit comedies, including FX original series American Horror Story, Wilfred, The League, Lights Out, Terriers and Sons of Anarchy. Delivering compelling entertainment to Canadians, FX Canada’s unique content also features movies and original Canadian programming. FX Canada is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company.
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