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04 / 01 / 2020

Super Channel available in free preview nationwide

EDMONTON (April 1, 2020)Super Channel is pleased to announce that all four of its channels (Fuse, Heart & Home, Vault and GINX Esports TV Canada) plus Super Channel On Demand are now in free preview with select cable service providers across the country until April 30 (dates of the free preview vary, some exceptions apply, check local service provider for details).

“While Canadians across the country are doing their part to stay at home and self-isolate, we are pleased to provide them with the opportunity to enjoy all that Super Channel has to offer,” said Don McDonald, President and CEO. “With our four diverse channels and an extensive On Demand offering, we have a wide variety of engaging programming to help keep Canadians entertained during these trying times. There is something for every member of the family to enjoy and we hope that viewers will take the time to get to know us.”

McDonald added, “We have also taken steps internally to do our part to help stop the spread of COVID-19 and protect our employees and their families. We have transitioned the majority of our staff to work from home and for those staff members deemed to be in essential positions on-site, we have instituted safe practices such as proper distancing during all employee interactions and between work-stations, conducting meetings online and increased cleaning measures to enhance their safety.”

Whether you are a hard-core movie buff, a die-hard horror fan, the gaming enthusiast in your family, in search of unique and original series to discover, or simply looking for feel-good, heartwarming programming to uplift your spirits during this time, Super Channel has something for everyone to enjoy.

Programming highlights for April (all programming subject to change, all times ET, please visit www.superchannel.ca for local broadcast times):

Super Channel Fuse: A dynamic fusion of premium programming including exclusive series, movies, documentaries, stand-up comedy and concerts. All uncut and commercial free.

  • American Gods season two – premieres Tuesday, April 14 at 9 p.m.
  • Mirage (Canadian) – new episodes continue Sundays at 8 p.m. Season finale Sunday, April 12
  • The Other Guy season two – new episodes continue Wednesdays at 9 p.m. Season finale April 22 (season 1 available On Demand)
  • • New movies this month include Birthmarked, Decommissioned, Allure and Semper Fi (Saturdays, 8 p.m.)

Additional series airing in April and available via On Demand include espionage thrillers Berlin Station, Condor and Deep State, critically acclaimed UK and Australian series The Accident, Line of Duty, Upright, Harlots, Damned and The Spanish Princess, as well as Canadian series Pure.

Super Channel Heart & Home:Feel-good entertainment featuring heartwarming and wholesome series and movies, for everyone in your home. TV you can trust, with shows you’ll love.

  • When Calls the Heart season 7 (Hallmark original series) – new episodes Sundays at 8 p.m. Season finale April 26.
  • • New movies this month include Timeless Love, Retreat to Paradise, Sunrise in Heaven, The Office Mix-Up (Saturdays, 8 p.m.)
  • • Say “I do” to a full day of marriage themed movies with the Wedding Movie Marathon – Sunday, April 5 beginning at 8:45 am
  • • Celebrate Easter with the Have a Little Faith Movie Marathon, a collection of faith-inspired films – Sunday, April 12 beginning at 6 a.m.

Additional programming available On Demand includes seasons 1 – 6 of When Calls the Heart, Chesapeake Shores seasons 3, Cedar Cove seasons 1 – 3 and season 1 of Ties that Bind.

Super Channel Vault: A hand-picked collection of fan-favourites and critically acclaimed movies, spanning a variety of genres and decades.

  • • New titles premiering this month include the Twilight Saga movies, King Kong (1976), Saturday Night Fever, Speed, Speed 2: Cruise Control, Airplane!, Airplane II: The Sequel, Top Secret, Hustle & Flow and The Legend of Bagger Vance
  • • Watch the top grossing vampire saga of all time with the Twilight Saga Movie Marathon (Twilight, Twilight Saga: New Moon, Twilight Saga: Eclipse, Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1, Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2) – Thursday, April 9 beginning at 7 p.m.
  • • Brush up on your dance moves with the Dance Across the Ages Movie Marathon (Dirty Dancing, Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, Fame, Saturday Night Fever) – Saturday, April 11 beginning at 4:30 p.m.

GINX Esports TV Canada: The definitive source for Canadian esports enthusiasts, featuring live tournaments, news and gaming lifestyle programming from around the world.

  • SQUAD - is an hour long esports and gaming culture show presented by fun, enthusiastic, knowledgeable gamers with hard and fast opinions... not to mention the gaming skills to back them up.
  • The First Hour - is where we play the first 60 minutes of a brand-new game or a recent classic for the very first time!
  • Top 10 - Only the very best in video games have a chance of making it to our daily Top 10 count down selection!
  • Workshop - Who better than pro-players to tell you about your favorite esports games? They also tell you how they should be played in these exclusive game play sessions.

Super Channel On Demand: Entertainment at your fingertips. Unlimited access to Super Channel’s programming, included free with your subscription (where available by service provider).

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