Epix Reups With Frontier

Deal covers Epix nets, TV Everywhere rights
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Premium programmer Epix said it has renewed its distribution deal with Frontier Communications, a telco that now operates some wireline properties that were previously with Verizon Communications.

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Terms of the deal were not announced, but the agreement covers distribution of Epix, Epix 1, Epix Hits and Epix Drive-In, as well as TV Everywhere rights for streaming on Epix.com and Epix’s array of apps for mobile and TV-connected devices.

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Frontier ended 2016 with 1.41 million video subscribers.

Earlier this month, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer agreed to buy out Viacom’s and Lionsgate’s stakes in Epix for $1.032 billion.