MIAMI, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bright House Networks today announced the launch of ViendoMovies, a 24 hour, commercial-free film channel that programs contemporary, exclusive and originally produced Spanish movies in its Florida markets. ViendoMovies is available locally on Premium Channel 947 and on Video on Demand (VOD).
"We are excited about our presence on Bright House Networks, a prestigious company that serves very important communities in the Hispanic Market," Luis Villanueva, President and CEO of SOMOSTV, the company that produces and distributes ViendoMovies. "We have no doubt that ViendoMovies will strengthen the company's offering in a genre that is key to the Hispanic TV audience, and that they will be able to enjoy our films both on our channel and on free VOD. We are sure that many Bright House Networks customers will pay attention to films that they have never seen before, with a top quality that has impacted the industry worldwide."
ViendoMovies is widely recognized for its attractive on-air presence, the support that it offers to U.S. Latino Film Festivals and its relevance for Hispanics in the U.S. The channel programs films from Spanish countries in Latin America (Mexico, Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Chile, Uruguay, Argentina and others) and from Spain, with contemporary plots and the newest stars and talent. The signal celebrates both U.S. and Latino festivities with special programming and on air pieces, emphasizing the contribution of Latinos to the diversity, life and culture in The United States.
About Bright House Networks
Bright House Networks is the sixth largest owner and operator of cable systems in the U.S. and the second largest in Florida, with technologically advanced systems located in five states including Florida, Alabama, Indiana, Michigan and California.
Bright House Networks serves more than 2.4 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data and voice services. The company also offers a full suite of phone, Internet, Ethernet and cable television services to businesses of all sizes. Bright House Media Strategies, the advertising arm of Bright House Networks, offers businesses advanced targeted advertising solutions. Bright House Networks also owns and operates exclusive local news and sports channels in its Florida markets.
For more information about Bright House Networks or our products and services, visit brighthouse.com.
About ViendoMovies and SOMOSTV
ViendoMovies is a pay television channel that broadcasts exclusive, originally produced in Spanish-language films 24 hours a day, with no commercial breaks, and is part of SOMOSTV. SOMOSTV is a company devoted to the exploitation, development and promotion of the growth of pay TV in the U.S. Hispanic market and Puerto Rico. For more, visit www.venemovies.com and www.somostv.net.
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