Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks today announced plans to unveiled getTV, a new US digital broadcast television network offering classic movies to the end users with plans to launch by the fall of 2013. The announcement was made by Andy Kaplan, President, Worldwide Networks, SPT made this announcement.
“The over the air market provides a significant growth opportunity for our channels business,” said Kaplan. “We recognize the demand for premium content that appeals to audiences of all ages, which is exactly what getTV will offer.”
The movies that will be aired on will be mainly from Sony Pictures library, featuring more than 3,500 films, including 12 Best Picture Academy Award winners. The channel will be managed by Superna Kalle, senior vice president, US networks, SPT and general manager, Sony Movie Channel, Cine Sony Television and getTV.