UNLOCKED AND LOADED: XFINITY WATCHATHON RETURNS ON APRIL 6 WITH
MORE ACCESS THAN EVER TO THE BEST SHOWS ON TV
Third Annual TV Binge Event Offers Xfinity TV Customers a Week-Long, All-Access Pass
More Than 200 Shows from More Than 40 Networks on Xfinity On Demand
The biggest week in TV history is back for Xfinity TV customers. Starting April 6 customers will enjoy an all-access pass to the most popular shows on cable, premium and broadcast networks through Xfinity on Demand.
This year, Xfinity Watchathon will include an extensive collection of Latino programming for its customers including: Sr. Avila, Profugos and El Nogecio from HBO Latino, as well as UniMas’ highest-rated ever telenovela La Viuda Negra and the ever so popular Señor de los Cielos from Telemundo. Xfinity Watchathon week is the perfect opportunity to catch up or re-watch all your favorite shows. Below you will find additional content that will be available for Latino audiences:
HBO Latino Sr. Avila
HBO Latino Prófugos
HBO Latino El Negocio
UNIMAS La Viuda Negra
UNIMAS La Esquina del Diablo
UNIMAS Tiro de Gracias
UNIVISION Que te Perdone Dios
UNIVISION Hasta el Fin Del Mundo
GALAVISION Los Heroes del Norte
Telemundo Duenos Del Paraiso
NBC Universo Larrymania
NBC Universo A Toda Gloria
MundoFox Quien Mato a Patricia Soler
And just in time for the highly anticipated return and third installment of Telemundo’s Señor de los Cielos this April, Watchathon will provide fans of the super series an opportunity to catch up on all episodes from its second season.
In addition, Xfinity is giving customers an opportunity to catch up on every episode of the most-buzzed about new shows including CSI: Cyber, Dig, Empire, Finding Carter, Fresh off the Boat, Last Man on Earth, The Last Ship, Madam Secretary, Outlander and The Royals. They’ll also be able to go back to the very beginning of award-winning series like The Affair, Black Sails, Game of Thrones, Girls, Homeland, House of Lies, Shameless, The Sopranos, True Detective, Vikings and The Wire.
Watchathon Week programming partners include premium networks: Cinemax, ENCORE, HBO, HBO Latino, SHOWTIME, and STARZ; cable networks: A&E, AMC, BBC America, Bravo, Comedy Central, Discovery, DIY Network, E!, El Rey Network, Esquire Network, FX, FXX, HISTORY, Lifetime, MTV, mun2, National Geographic Channel, Ovation, OWN, Oxygen, Pivot, POP, Spike, Syfy, TBS, TNT, TruTV, VH1 and USA Network; and broadcast networks: ABC, CBS, The CW, FOX, MundoFox, NBC, PBS, Telemundo, UniMás and Univision.
“This is a fantastic event for Xfinity TV customers and we are thrilled to be a part of it,” said Mark Garner, Senior Vice President, Distribution Business Development, A+E Networks. “By offering a full catch-up of the new and prior seasons of HISTORY’s hit series VIKINGS, Xfinity Watchathon Week is the ultimate binge and gives new and existing fans the opportunity to get in, catch up and get current with the new season now on HISTORY.”
Comcast is also offering TV fans across the country the chance to win $20,000, show-themed vacations and more as part of a special sweepstakes that celebrates the return of Xfinity Watchathon Week. To enter the sweepstakes, visit www.xfinitysweepstakes.com and register* between now and April 12, 2015.
Xfinity TV customers can visit the new Watchathon Headquarters site to get ready, plan their week and spread the word with their friends. Join the Watchathon Week conversation on facebook.com/xfinity and on twitter by using #Watchathon and following @XFINITY and @Comcast. Content availability will vary across Xfinity On Demand platforms (TV, Xfinity.com/TV and the Xfinity TV Go app), and in virtually all cases can be viewed regardless of customer’s subscription level.
* No purchase or sign-in necessary to enter or win. Must be a legal resident of the 50 U.S. states or District of Columbia (excluding Puerto RIco, all other U.S. territories & possessions) and of legal age of majority (and at least 18) at time of entry to participate. Visit xfinitysweepstakes.com for Official Rules, which govern, and complete details.
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