Sky, Virgin and Freesat customers have been lately handled to 4 new channels and now Freeview is becoming a member of the get together. The favored free-to-watch platform has simply added a swathe of additional content material from the newly launched GREAT! community which options blockbuster films and traditional TV reveals. The brand new channels, which are out there proper now on Freeview, embody GREAT! films, GREAT! films traditional, GREAT! films motion, and GREAT! television.
At launch, prospects will be capable to watch hits akin to Blade Runner 2049, starring Ryan Gosling and Ridley Scott’s sci-fi epic Prometheus that includes Michael Fassbender.
There’s additionally classics out there together with the Oscar-winning musical adaptation of Charles Dickens’ traditional story, Oliver!, the traditional Hitchcock thriller Psycho, and Sidney Poitier and Katharine Hepburn in Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner.
Those that fancy a night of nostalgia-packed leisure also can tune into GREAT! television, which options reveals akin to Homicide, She Wrote, Charlie’s Angels, Starsky & Hutch, Hart to Hart, and traditional Who Needs to Be A Millionaire.
The brand new channels, owned by Narrative Leisure, will change Sony Films, Sony Films Motion, Sony Films Basic and the Sony Channel.
“Sony has finished an exquisite job of cultivating these channels they usually’ve been an exquisite companion on this transition,” Narrative Leisure chief exec Daniel Levin informed Selection. “The programming might be uninterrupted. We’re notably excited to welcome a model like Pop into the Narrative household, which is with out query a premier vacation spot community for youngsters throughout the UK, and to present an unimaginable new feel and appear to the flicks and leisure channels.”
This is the place you’ll find the brand new films and TV reveals.
- GREAT! Films on Freeview channel 33
- GREAT! Films Motion on Freeview channel 41
- GREAT! Films on Freeview channel 51
- GREAT! Television on Freeview channel 49
There needs to be lots extra arriving on the GREAT! community with Selection additionally reporting that Narrative Leisure plans to slowly improve the standard of content material out there on its newly acquired channels. After all, GREAT! is not the one factor to view on Freeview with this service getting larger and higher lately.
Actually, Freeview Play, which comes pre-installed on most trendy Sensible TVs and is on the market to observe through Amazon’s hugely-popular Fireplace TV Stick units, not solely options 70 stay channels however now boasts over 30,000 hours of on-demand telly gathered from streaming providers akin to iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4 and My5, to call a number of.
Freeview says it has boosted its stay and streamed content material by greater than half inside the final two years.