Lifetime Movie Network is an entertainment destination for women, featuring inspired made for television movie programming.
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Foxtel expanded its already extensive movie offering with the launching of the iconic LMN® - Lifetime Movie Network from A+E Networks; exclusive to Foxtel subscribers from September 1 and adding a slew of new movies to its on-demand library.
LMN is an entertainment destination for women, featuring inspired made for television movie programming. LMN films tell both fictional and real-life stories steeped in drama and shining a light on women facing unbelievable challenges.
Brian Walsh, Executive Director of Television, Foxtel said: “For more than 20 years, Lifetime Movie Network has captured TV audiences in the US by delivering quality made for television movies featuring some of Hollywood’s biggest stars. The movies are a perfect guilty pleasure with captivating stories and outstanding performances. We are delighted to partner with LMN to bring our customers Lifetime’s iconic movie heritage to Australia.”
Tanya Lopez, Executive Vice President, Movies, Limited Series & Original Movie Acquisitions for Lifetime and LMN, said: “We are thrilled to be working with the strength of Foxtel to bring A+E Networks’ Lifetime original movies to a whole new audience throughout Australia. With a legacy of powerful women on both sides of the camera including the best of Hollywood’s A-list talent, our globally successful Lifetime TV movies offer the widest breadth of subjects and storylines that resonate with today’s audiences seeking to indulge.”
The new high-definition channel will be added at no extra cost to customers of the Foxtel Movies bundle and broadcast 24 hours a day. It will be programmed and managed by Foxtel in Australia and new movies will be added to the on-demand library over the coming months.
LMN bolsters Foxtel’s already must-have movie offering with more than 1000 movies-on-demand including the biggest and recent blockbusters and all-time greats. Some of the movie headliners showcasing their talents over launch month in September include Catherine Zeta-Jones (“Cocaine Godmother: The Griselda Blanco Story”), Whoopi Goldberg (“A Day Late” and “Dollar Short”), Hervey Keitel (“Fatal Honeymoon”), Vivica A. Fox (“The Wrong Roommate”), John Corbett (“The Hunt For Killer” 1-5), Lindsay Lohan (“Liz & Dick”), Shannon Doherty & Mira Sorvino (“No One Would Tell”) and Denise Richards (“Secret Lives of Cheerleaders”).
We are thrilled to be working with the strength of Foxtel to bring A+E Networks’ Lifetime original movies to a whole new audience throughout Australia” Tanya Lopez Executive Vice President, Movies, Limited Series & Original Movie Acquisitions for Lifetime and LMN