Mediaset Italia is a 24-hour Italian-language channel offering the best programming from Italy's top channels: Canale 5, Italia 1 and Retequattro.
New York, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2011
Mediaset Italia today announced its distribution on Time Warner Cable in New York City and northern New Jersey. The digital network is part of Time Warner Cable’s growing and extensive line-up of international channels.
Mediaset Italia is a 24-hour Italian-language channel offering the best programming from Italy's top channels: Canale 5, Italia 1 and Retequattro. It's programming schedule is strategically created to offer all of the key prime time programs from all three channels, in addition to general Italian language entertainment programming. Mediaset Italia also offers daily news, soccer and movies to appeal to over 16 million Italians living in the United States. Mediaset Italia can be found on Facebook as well as on Twitter.
“The expansion into Time Warner Cable’s New York-New Jersey market is an exciting extension for us,” said Patricio Teubal, Head of Sales for Mediaet Italia. “We're looking forward to bringing our award-wining programming to this important audience.”
Mediaset Italia is available for a monthly subscription price of $9.95 on channel 552 for Time Warner Cable customers in the New York City area. A two-channel package including Mediaset Italia is also available for $14.99 per month.
To subscribe, customers should call Time Warner Cable at 1- 877-470-6716 or visit http://www.timewarnercable.com/nynj/international
About Mediaset Italia
Mediaset Italia is a new linear channel from Italy’s leading media group, Mediaset. Mediaset’s core business is media and entertainment, boasting 19 TV channels, ranging from free to pay TV, pay-per-view and online content as well as production subsidiaries operating in television and cinema. Mediaset Italia’s programming airs a few hours/days after its original broadcasts on mainstream national TV channels in Italy (Canale 5, Italia 1 and Retequattro). The channel is targeted to the 60 million Italians living around the world and to the people who love Italy, its culture and its beauty. The programming schedule offers all the key primetime Mediaset programs and all the best of its general entertainment, soccer, fiction, fun, news, and soft news coming from Italy’s three mainstream TV channels.