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Sling TV Offers Free Showtime, Starz & Epix

Sling TV is now giving Showtime, Starz and Epix for free for 30 days to new customers if they sign up for the service’s base package. The live streaming service owned by Dish has two base programming packages starting at $30 a month. Blue features more than 50 channels including live network feeds in select

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Comcast Removes Starz From Program Packages

Comcast today is removing Starz from all programming packages, and making the premium channel available as an a la carte offering for $5 a month. The two companies last December signed a new carriage agreement that called for Starz to be removed from all basic subscriber plans. However, Comcast and Starz agreed to keep the

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Will Comcast Drop Starz?

Q. Is there any update on Comcast and Starz? I know they were planning to get rid of Starz, but they were still talking about a new deal. What’s the latest? — Fran, Boston.  Fran, Comcast announced in October that on December 4 it would add the Epix premium channel to most programming packages. But

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Will Comcast Remove Starz This Week?

Q. I remember you wrote awhile back that Comcast would remove Starz from our TV packages this week. Is that happening? Will we get it back if they do? — Sheila, Boston.  Sheila, Comcast announced in October that on December 4 it would add the Epix premium channel to most programming packages. But on December

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Comcast vs. Starz: How Will It End?

Q. I got a statement from Comcast yesterday saying I will lose Starz later this year and get Epix instead. I’m interested in Epix, but I really like Starz. So will Comcast really get rid of Starz? — Teresa, Boston.  Teresa, you have been placed in the middle of a fee fight. Let me explain.

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DIRECTV Holds 3-Day Free Preview of Starz

DIRECTV is holding a free preview of the Starz channel from Friday, January 19 (today) through Sunday, January 21, the satellite TV service has announced. The preview is coinciding with the premiere episode of the premium channel’s new sci-fi series,  Counterpart, which stars J.K. Simmons as a lowly United Nations bureaucrat who discovers his superiors

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DIRECTV Holding Free Preview Of Starz

DIRECTV will hold a free preview of the Starz channel from Friday, January 19 through Monday, January 22, the satcaster has announced. The preview will coincide with the premiere episode of the premium channel’s new sci-fi series,  Counterpart, which stars J.K. Simmons as a lowly United Nations bureaucrat who discovers his superiors have found a

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Epix Impeaches Graves From Lineup

Epix has canceled the political spoof, Graves, after two seasons and 20 episodes, Variety reports. The show, which starred Nick Nolte as a former president who suddenly finds candor after leaving office, completed its second (and now final) season earlier this month. Shop Now at Amazon! Last-Minute Holiday Deals! Graves generated a mixed reaction from

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