ABS-CBN Launches New East Coast Feed for Flagship Channel, TFC

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ABS-CBN has created an East Coast feed for The Filipino Channel (TFC), the #1 Filipino network in the U.S.

IMD, Multi-ethnic programming, In-language programming

International Media Distribution is the leading provider of in-language and multi-ethnic programming in the United States.

TFC has such a strong
following in the East, that it is our responsibility to make our programming more
accommodating for our customers

To better serve their viewers along the eastern seaboard, ABS-CBN has created an East Coast feed for The Filipino Channel (TFC), the #1 Filipino network in the U.S. This new feed, TFC-E, will offer the same great programming as TFC, with a 3-hour time shift to make the service more accommodating for those living outside the Pacific time zone.

“We are very excited to make this new feed available to our East coast viewers,” said Jun Del Rosario, Director of Affiliate Sales for ABS-CBN International. “TFC has such a strong following in the East, that it is our responsibility to make our programming more accommodating for our customers.”

The TFC-E feed is now available for distribution and authorization through International Media Distribution (IMD). Once authorized, signals can be received via IMD’s satellite on Galaxy 17, Transponder 24.

For more information about the new TFC East Coast feed, affiliates should contact Kajsa Moe,
Director of Affiliate Sales & Marketing, kajsa.moe@imd.us.com or visit http://www.imediadistribution.com. For authorization to swap signals from TFC to TFC-E, affiliates should contact doug.bourdon@imd.us.com with their equipment address and request.

About ABS-CBN International

ABS-CBN International was created over 15 years ago to be of service to all Filipinos. With the launch of The Filipino Channel (TFC), the company became the first and most successful Filipino broadcaster in the U.S. The company offers telecommunication, retail, theatricals, money remittance and cargo services, online audio and video streaming, IPTV, On Demand, along with philanthropic support for Filipinos and the communities they now call home. Based in Redwood City, CA, ABS-CBN International is a subsidiary of ABS-CBN Corporation, the Philippines’ largest entertainment and broadcasting company, through ABS-CBN Corporation's wholly-owned subsidiary, ABS-CBN Global Hungary Kft. For more information, visit http://www.abs-cbnglobal.com.

About International Media Distribution
International Media Distribution (IMD) has been a leading provider of in‐language programming in the U.S. for
over a decade. IMD represents over 30 TV channels including two SVOD services with content from a variety of international sources: Antenna Satellite (Greek), ART (Arabic), ATV (Cantonese), Bollywood Hits On Demand (Hindi), CCTV‐4 (Chinese), CTI‐Zhong Tian Channel (Chinese), Channel One Russia, Deutsche Welle (German), Filipino On Demand (Tagalog), Mediaset Italia (Italian), MYX (English), Phoenix InfoNews (Chinese), Phoenix North America Chinese Channel, Rai Italia (Italian), RTN (Russian), RTN Plus (Russian), SBTN (Vietnamese),
STAR India GOLD (Hindi), STAR India NEWS (Hindi), STAR ONE (Hindi), STAR India PLUS (Hindi), TFC & TFC-E (Filipino), Tele5 (Polish), TV Polonia, TVP Info (Polish), TV Asia (Hindi), TV JAPAN, TVK (Korean), TVK2 (Korean), TV5MONDE (French), VIJAY (Tamil).

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425-275-8814

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