WARNER BROS. TO SUPPLY CONTENT TO PLUTO TV INTERNET TELEVISION OFFERING
“We are delighted to be in business with Pluto TV,” said Ken Werner, President, Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution. “They have developed a terrific new offering for the constantly changing TV ecosystem.”
The new content will expand programming on Pluto TV channels such as The Crime Network (ch. 504), which focuses on everything crime-related, Horror 24/7 (ch. 709), which showcases all things scary, The Feed (ch. 301), which covers the latest innovations in technology, Funny AF (ch. 250) a channel dedicated to comedy and Action Movies (ch. 704), which highlights the best of car chases and explosions. Other titles will include MGM’s “The Birdcage,” “Thelma & Louise,” “Mad Max,” “Dances With Wolves,” and “Lars and the Real Girl.”
“Pluto TV is an ideal partner as MGM’s storied premium content is now accessible to new viewers through their vast network of programming channels,” said John Bryan, MGM’s President, Domestic Television Distribution.
Viewers will be able to enjoy the new content on more than 100 channels of programming by accessing Pluto TV in the living room (Amazon’s Fire TV, Roku, Android TV, Chromecast, Smart TVs including Vizio, Hisense, and Sony, and gaming consoles such as PS4), on the go (apps for iOS, Android, and Amazon), at their fingertips on PC and Mac, or on the web at www.Pluto.TV.
Pluto TV’s new partnerships include content from Lionsgate, Warner Bros., MGM, CNBC, CNN Great Big Story, Hearst Entertainment, Al Jazeera Entertainment, The Orchard, Defy Media, Machinima, Studio71, Tastemade, and others. These are in addition to content partnerships already in place with partners such as Fremantle, Endemol Shine International, Yahoo!, CNBC, Cheddar, and Mashable.
About Pluto TV:
Pluto TV, the leading free OTT television service in America, carries and programs more than 100 channels in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. Millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, live events, cartoons, and trending digital series. Download the Pluto TV app free on mobile, web, and living room devices such as Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Playstation, Xbox, and more.
Pluto TV recently expanded into the European market. Headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in Berlin, New York City, and Silicon Valley, Pluto TV is backed by USVP, ProSiebenSat.1 Media, Scripps Networks Interactive, Sky, United Talent Agency and other prominent investors.