StarTimes boosts content portfolio with FOX Life

StarTimes boosts content portfolio with FOX Life


FOX Life, an urban contemporary entertainment channel owned by FOX Networks Group (FNG), and customised for Africa, was launched on StarTimes Channel 071 (Antenna) and Channel 132 (Dish) in Nigeria, on October 1.

The new channel is expected to boost StarTimes growing entertainment portfolio, spice up viewers experience with flamboyant programming and enrich memorable digital TV moments.

StarTimes Head of Public Relations Mr. Israel Bolaji said the digital TV network was excited to enrich its entertainment and lifestyle menu for improved viewers pleasure with the launch of FOX Life.

“The new channel would add a touch of magic to viewers’ experience and enhance memorable TV experience with quality programming including interesting television series, dramas, sitcoms, shows and movies, among others. They include some original programming in Africa. F

OX Life will showcase latest and compelling Hollywood, Brazilian and African programmes including 2016 blockbuster “Real Housewives of Atlanta”, America’s Next Top Model, Clean House, and other thrilling and emotional dramas such as Empire, and Pitch.

“FOX Life offers StarTimes subscribers a global entertainment appeal with an interesting blend of lifestyle programmes from local and international scripted and non-scripted content. Asides its array of Hollywood, African and Brazilian series, it is introducing Turkish telenovelas to Nigeria. It also showcases Africa centric programmes and considerations with localised content, focuses on socially relevant positive and local story telling, thereby creating an undisputed perfect home and port of call for young aspirational viewers in Africa, especially female,” said Bolaji.

The Marketing Director, Mr. Oludare Kafar, added that the new addition is a further step in the digital TV network provider’s quest to continuously enrich its content, grant subscribers more value for their money and offer  refreshing and enjoyable TV experience.

Source : Thenationonline