Comedy Central HD to launch on Virgin Media

Virgin Media is to add Comedy Central to its portfolio of high definition channels.

Comedy Central HD will broadcast shows such as Two and a Half Men, 30 Rock and South Park, in addition to new UK commissions. Virgin will also make some Comedy Central HD programmes available on demand.

Cindy Rose, Executive Director of Digital Entertainment at Virgin Media said: "We're delighted to be expanding our line-up with Comedy Central's brilliant new HD channel and will be making great shows like South Park available in HD and on demand too."

Jill Offman, Managing Director Comedy Central commented: "We've always been the funniest channel on TV, now we'll be the best looking one too."

Comedy Central HD will join Virgin Media's line-up on 1st September on channel 133.

DTG Staff  |  06.08.2010

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