Sky Movies

Sky opens Cinema, scraps Movies

Sky is launching Sky Cinema, a new feature film channel that will replace the existing Sky Movies. The rebrand will take effect across the UK and Ireland pay TV operator’s footprint with the Austrian, German, and Italian services also launching the new service. The change kicks in on July 8, and Sky said the new […]

TalkTalk bags Sky catch-up rights, extends deal

UK telco TalkTalk has extended its arrangement with BSkyB with a new deal that hands it catch-up programming from premium channels Sky Sports and Sky Movies. The new multi-year wholsale agreement means TalkTalk will continue to offers its pay TV customers Sky Sports and Sky Movies channels, including the upcoming European football net Sky Sports […]

Sky Movies and BT agree deal

Sky Movies is to be made available to BT TV subscribers as a result of a multi-year contract between BT and BSkyB. BT will offer Sky Movies for a monthly add-on subscription to their existing BT TV package from October 26. The service will be available to both YouView customers and BT TV customers with […]

Sky and Disney launch pay TV channel

UK pay TV platform BSkyB and Hollywood Studio Disney are launching a pay TV channel Sky Movies Disney. The new channel will have new and classic Disney and Pixar movies and marks the first time Disney has ever been involved in a co-branded linear movie channel. Sky has a longstanding output deal with Disney and […]