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Layer3 TV Adds Starz

Pitches package of 34 Starz, Starz Encore, Movieplex channels and VOD library for $11/month 9/27/2017 11:00 AM Eastern

Expanding its premium programming slate, Layer3 TV has launched Starz, offering a package that features 34 HD channels from the Starz, Starz Encore and Movieplex family for $11 per month.

Layer3 TV’s Starz offering also includes a VOD library of about 5,500 titles such as American Gods, Outlander, Survivor’s Remorse, The Missing and Black Sails.

Layer3 TV is also listed among the MVPDs that let customers access the Starz app with their TV Everywhere credentials.

The addition of Starz complements other premium services from Layer3 TV that include Epix, HBO/Cinemax and Showtime. Layer3 TV said it now offers a premium lineup of about 80 channels.

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Layer3 TV, a next-gen cable operator that delivers services via IP, has launched service in Los Angeles; Chicago; Longmont, Colo.; Washington, D.C.; and Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, with New York among the markets that are on deck.

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Layer3 TV is also using Starz to spur interest in premium bundles. In Washington, D.C., for instance, it’s offering its flagship Platinum allHD package plus HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax and Epix for three months for $75 per month.

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