Sony and TalkTalk agree carriage deal
January 21, 2014
Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks has signed a first carriage agreement with TalkTalk. The deal will see SPT’s entertainment channel, Sony Entertainment Television (SET), become available to TalkTalk subscribers effective immediately on YouView channel 454.
Sony Entertainment Television is one of SPT’s global channel brands, featuring light and scripted entertainment, including feature films and television series from the Hollywood studios. SPT Networks operates a bespoke version of the channel for the UK, also scheduling British television series.
Tristia Harrison, of TalkTalk commented: “This is an exciting step for us. Since launching a little over a year ago, TalkTalk TV has grown from strength to strength and we’re now proud to be Britain’s fastest growing TV service. We’re strong believers that great quality content should be available to everyone and pleased that TalkTalk homes can now enjoy Sony Entertainment Television.”