GSN HD Spins In 3.5 Million Subs
Initial Rollouts With TWC in NYC, Bright House, Service Electric
George Winslow , 12/3/2010 2:22:47 PM
GSN HD has launched on Time Warner Cable in NYC and systems owned by Bright House Networks and Service Electric Cablevision Systems, boosting the distribution for the game show network's high-definition feed to 3.5 million subscribers.
Deal terms were not disclosed.
Besides bowingon Time Warner Cable's system serving New York City, GSN HD is accessible on Bright House systems in the Detroit region, Birmingham, Ala., Indianapolis, Tampa and Orlando. The Service Electric Cablevision Systems distribution includes Hazleton, Sunbury and Birdsboro, Penn.
The network made the HD version of the network available in September.
"We are pleased to see such strong interest right out of the gate for GSN HD and anticipate that we'll continue to see continued robust growth for the service in coming months," noted Dennis Gillespie, senior vice president of distribution at GSN in a statement.