Emmy Award winning series Orange Is The New Black is set to have its broadcast premiere in the UK on Sony Channel. Season 1 will launch with a double bill every Wednesday at 9pm
The series was previously only available to watch via Netflix in the UK.
“We recognise the demand for premium content that appeals to a broad audience which is exactly what Orange Is The New Black offers,” said Kate Marsh, SPTN’s Executive Vice President, Western Europe, International Networks, “It is widely recognised as a must-see series that we’re pleased to make part of our offering on Sony Channel.”
“We’re pleased to partner with our friends at Sony Pictures Television as we continue to bring Orange is the New Black to new audiences and platforms around the world,” said Lionsgate President of International Television & Digital Distribution Peter Iacono. “Orange is a global phenomenon with ever-growing appeal, and we expect it to be a great addition to Sony’s line-up of must-see premium programming that will resonate with their audience for years to come.”