MGM Channel goes HD in Germany
Jörn Krieger | 28-05-2013

MGM Channel is to offer its service in high definition in Germany and Austria from 7 June 2013, broadcasting exclusively on pay-TV platform Sky Deutschland.

MGM Channel HD will form part of the Sky Film HD package for DTH satellite households, taking Sky Deutschland's total HD offer to 66 channels.

On the occasion of the HD launch, MGM Channel will present an MGM HD Free Weekend between 7-9 June 2013, during which time the channel will be available at no extra charge to all Sky subscribers. During this period, movie fans will be able to watch 33 classic titles from Hollywood studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in HD quality, including The Pink Panther, Rocky and Rocky II, as well as the four-part western series The Magnificent Seven.