Blue Ant Media Launches Crimetime in Canada


Blue Ant Media is continuing its FAST channel expansion with the launch of Crimetime on The Roku Channel in Canada.

Crimetime offers customers hundreds of hours of unscripted true-crime, mystery and investigative programming, including In Ice Cold Blood, Snapped: Killer Couples, See No Evil, Occult Crimes, An Unexpected Killer and A Wedding and a Murder.

Crimetime is Blue Ant Media’s second live streaming service to join the Roku platform in Canada, following its debut into the FAST-channel space with the launch of HauntTV in December 2020. Streamers in Canada can now access both HauntTV and Crimetime on The Roku Channel in the Live TV section on their Roku streaming player or Roku TV free of charge.

Jamie Schouela, president of global channels and media at Blue Ant Media, said: “As Canadians’ options for compelling programming continues to expand, Blue Ant Media is committed to building our content offering in the FAST-channel space by partnering with emerging distribution platforms such as The Roku Channel. Crimetime unlocks a carefully curated catalog of the best unscripted real-life crime stories and delivers it to a new and engaged audience where fans of this genre are seeking out compelling content to watch for free.”