All new 3D content joins Virgin Media’s Movies on Demand service
Virgin Media’s 3D offering continues to go from strength to strength with an exciting new line-up of 3D movies courtesy of Paramount Pictures and The Walt Disney Company UK & Ireland. Starting this month 3D films such as Paramount’s Jackass 3D and Disney’s TRON: Legacy will join Virgin Media’s pioneering on demand TV service, which was the first commercial 3D service to be available to millions of homes in the UK*.
These latest deals will bring range of new 3D movies powered by FilmFlex made available for the first time on TV for Virgin Media customers over the coming months.
Aleks Habdank, director of On Demand Television & Strategy at Virgin Media said: “We’re thrilled to be adding this exciting range of new movies to our 3D video on demand service from two of the biggest studios Paramount Pictures and Disney. Virgin Media pioneered 3D on Demand in the home last year, and we’re continuing to deliver a range of 3D content that’s available to all of our customers and now coupled with our new TiVo-powered service we are able to provide viewers with the most compelling TV offering in the UK.”
Through Virgin Media and Samsung Electronics 3D partnership anyone who wants to experience Virgin Media 3D On Demand they can head down to any Virgin Media retail store for a demonstration on a range of stylish 3D TV’s courtesy of Samsung. Virgin Media’s TV On Demand library contains over 4,600 hours of TV, film and music, including hundreds of hours in HD, available to watch instantly at the touch of a button, meaning there’s always something to watch. All Virgin Media TV customers can access 3D content without any extra monthly fee as long as they have a V HD or V+ HD box or the new Virgin Media powered by TiVo service and a 3D television.
*Virgin Media’s 3D On Demand is the first digital TV service to be commercially available to millions of UK homes.