FilmRise: 384 FAST channels on streaming platforms
June 7, 2023
FilmRise, the New York-based film and television studio and streaming network, has announced it now has 384 FAST Channels on streaming platforms both domestically and internationally including 18 new channels that launched in the past month across Google TV, LG, Rakuten, Plex and Vizio.
Danny Fisher, CEO of FilmRise, commented: “We have been forecasting for years how FAST was going to emerge as one of the primary ways viewers consume their entertainment. Even more so, we have been diligent in having our sights on FAST’s rapid growth in the digital industry overseas. I am happy to say that we have kept our ‘eye on the prize,’ and have achieved this major global footprint in the ever-expanding and consistently changing streaming business.”
FilmRise has achieved 90 per cent global reach on connected devices with a combination of branded APPS as well as curated and single IP FAST channels on all the major CTV device manufacturers including Roku, Samsung TV Plus, Fire TV, LG, among others. The company currently has 251 FAST channels live with 192 FAST Channels in North America, 53 in Europe, and 6 in LatAm and plans to launch an additional 133 FAST channels across platforms including Freevee, Vizio, Plex, Sling, and Rakuten within the next few months.
The FilmRise FAST Channels launched to date include Forensic Files, FilmRise Action, FilmRise Western, FilmRise True Crime, FilmRise Free Movies, The Rifleman, Hell’s Kitchen/Kitchen Nightmares (pictured), Unsolved Mysteries, FilmRise Black TV, 21 Jump Street, FilmRise Anime, FilmRise British TV, The Dick Van Dyke Show, Unsolved Mysteries, Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction, Cheaters, Unspeakable, Heartland, World’s Most Evil Killers and FilmRise Family.