Horror Bites, CBS Catchup Channels UK Launch on YouView


The CBS AMC UK Channels Partnership, a joint venture between AMC Networks International and CBS Studios International, has launched its branded on-demand players Horror Bites and CBS Catchup Channels UK on YouView.

Horror Bites and CBS Catchup Channels UK will be rolling out across all YouView connected set-top boxes and smart TVs, including TalkTalk TV and BT TV homes. With Horror Bites, viewers can catch up on shows from Horror Channel. CBS Catchup Channels UK delivers programming from CBS Reality, CBS Drama and CBS Justice.

Tanya Gugenheim, senior VP of business development for AMC Networks International, said, “This launch is part of our strategy to accelerate the availability of our strong and popular drama, true-crime and entertainment content on new platforms, and we’re excited to be able to provide YouView’s audience with our diverse programming on-demand.”

David Faulkner, head of corporate and business development at YouView, said, “It’s great to welcome on board both Horror Bites and CBS Catchup Channels UK to YouView’s on-demand services. It will give our growing base an enhanced plethora of content to choose from.”