AMC Global, the international television network, is gearing up for its first ever launch in the UK on BT TV on August 28th.
The new channel will be exclusively available to BT customers, although it will be screening the premiere of Fear the Walking Dead series free for customers on other platforms this Bank Holiday Monday (August 31st) on a one-off basis.
The following day will see the channel premiere the acclaimed drama ‘Rectify’ from the producers of ‘Breaking Bad’, while it will also feature exclusive UK television premieres of top films, including Only God Forgives starring Ryan Gosling, The Beaver with Jodie Foster and Mel Gibson and Shelter starring Julianne Moore and Jonathan Rhys Meyers.
BT customers will also get the chance to watch some of AMC's most highly acclaimed series, including Breaking Bad and Mad Men.
Delia Bushell, Managing Director of BT TV & BT Sport, said: “BT customers will soon have exclusive access to some of the most anticipated new original series and movies as part of AMC’s launch later this week.
“We’re looking forward to showcasing the most compelling new content from one of the world’s most celebrated TV channels for audiences in the months ahead.”
Bruce Tuchman, President of AMC Global and Sundance Channel Global, added: “We’re excited to offer audiences a terrific line-up of exclusive original series and films on AMC as part of our first-ever launch in the UK in partnership with BT."