Thursday, April 06, 2006

South Texas Now Has Here! TV

(Link) With Dubya safely gone, the capitol city of Texas has thrown off the shackles of conservative television and caters to both steers and queers!

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From Gay Wired

­ Time Warner Cable and here! Networks have announced that the here! GLBT television network is now available to Time Warner Digital Cable customers in Austin, TX as a monthly subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service.

Time Warner Cable will offer a variety of here! original and acquired programming including hit movies, series, comedies, specials and documentaries. For one monthly subscription charge of $9.95, digital customers in Central Texas will have the opportunity of choosing from a wide selection of titles by simply tuning to channel 1120 and selecting 'premiums.' To purchase the here! SVOD package, customers should call Time Warner Cable at 512-485-5555.

"here! Network's mission is to offer diverse programming that will appeal to the wide range of audiences that encompass the gay and lesbian population. We are committed to developing and creating original material that is authentic, positive and entertaining." says CEO Paul Colichman. "By launching here! as a subscription service for one monthly price, viewers can now access an array of top-quality programs on here! whenever they like."

here! owns the world¹s largest archive of gay and lesbian television programming. Its recent productions include made-for-network movies, original series and specials including the film series "John Waters Presents Movies That Will Corrupt You," a film series hosted by the legendary director from his hometown of Baltimore, MD. Other offerings include: here!'s supernatural soap Dante's Cove; Trapped, a lesbian psychological thriller; and Third Man Out, first in a series of made-for-network films starring Chad Allen as a gay private investigator and based on the Donald Strachey mysteries.

here!, America's first gay television network, was established in 2002 and is currently available to more than 48 million households nationwide. here! offers a wide variety of groundbreaking and acclaimed original movies and series plus the world's largest collection of gay and lesbian films appealing to the broad-based, diverse LGBT audience. here! is available across the U.S. via satellite and is offered by all major cable providers nationwide increasingly as a subscription video on-demand (SVOD) service. here! is also available to broadband homes via major Internet TV providers.

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