Starz Launches Overture Films
Starz Ent. (www.starz.com) is a premium movie service provider operating in the U.S. It offers 16 movie channels including the flagship Starz and Encore brands with approximately 14.9 million and 26.6 million subscribers, respectively. Starz Ent. airs more than 1,000 movies per month across its pay TV channels and offers advanced services including Starz HDTV, Starz On Demand and Vongo. Starz Ent. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Media Corp. that is attributed to Liberty Capital Group.
Starz Media is a programming production and distribution company operating worldwide. It includes the Film Roman, Anchor Bay Ent. and Manga Ent. brands. Its units create animated and live-action programming, including theatrical films, and programming created under contract for other media companies. It distributes that programming, and programming acquired from outside producers, through home entertainment retailers, theaters, broadcasters, ad supported and premium television channels, and Internet and wireless video distributors in the U.S. and internationally. Starz Media is a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Media Corp. that is attributed to Liberty Capital Group.