AT&T and Starz Announce Multi-Year Carriage Agreement

AT&T and Starz, a Lionsgate company, announced today a new multi-year content carriage agreement. The comprehensive agreement secures rights for AT&T to offer the full suite of STARZ and STARZ ENCORE premium linear and HD channels, On-Demand, HD On-Demand and online services to customers of AT&T’s DIRECTV, AT&T TV and U-verse video platforms.

“Our customers want more choice and value in addition to compelling entertainment in our channel offerings.

We’re pleased to deliver that combination in this new agreement with Starz,” said Daniel York, chief content officer, AT&T Communications.

“Starz is pleased to have found a mutually beneficial way to extend our relationship over the next several years to give millions of AT&T subscribers access to our acclaimed premium original content and vast library of blockbuster films,” said Jeffrey Hirsch, Chief Operating Officer of Starz.

“By working together, both companies are in a position to continue to deliver great value to our shared customers.”