TUBI’S FAST CHANNEL OFFERING REACHES MILESTONE WITH OVER 200 LIVE CHANNELS
Joining the Recently Launched FIFA World Cup Channel, Newly Added Channels
Include ION, 40+ Local Scripps News Stations as well as Programming from Lionsgate, Fremantle, Banijay, Shout! Factory and Game Show Network
SAN FRANCISCO, October 10, 2022 – Tubi (www.tubi.tv) today announced it has expanded its linear FAST Channel offering to now feature over 200 live sports, entertainment and local and national news channels. Newly added channels over the last month include local Scripps news stations and entertainment channels from Lionsgate, FilmRise, and Cinedigm, among others. Tubi’s FAST Channel milestone comes on the heels of its recently launched Exclusive FIFA World Cup Linear FAST Channel that joins other popular channels including GORDON RAMSAY, ION, THE MASKED SINGER, VICE, TMZ, GAME SHOW CENTRAL, TUBI ORIGINALS and more. With the recently added Scripps channels, News on Tubi now features over 100 local station feeds across nearly 60 DMAs.
“In just two short years, our FAST Channel offering has evolved into a robust and popular pipeline of viewing options across news, sports, and entertainment,” said Adam Lewinson, Chief Content Officer, Tubi. “We’re excited to continue delivering a best-in-class streaming experience that combines our massive on-demand library with a large ‘lean-back’ curation of linear channels.”
Tubi’s FAST Channel offering spans popular categories featuring:
- Entertainment FAST Channels that include Tubi Originals, Gordon Ramsay, VICE, THE MASKED SINGER, Baywatch, Game Show Central, TMZ, Supermarket Sweep, Dick Van Dyke, People TV, Bob Ross, Anger Management, Are We There Yet?, 21 Jump Street, Buzzr, Hi-YAH, The Johnny Carson Show, The Carol Burnett Show and DUST. Newly added channels include FilmRise Black TV, FilmRise Comedy, FilmRiseHorror, FilmRiseTrue Crime and FilmRise Sci-Fi channels, as well as Maverick Black Cinema.
- News on Tubi FAST Channels that include FOX owned and operated television stations in top designated market areas (DMAs) including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Dallas alongside stations from Tegna, CMG, NBC and ABC. Newly added Scripps channels include local stations in Indianapolis, Baltimore, Tulsa, Omaha, Tucson, Fort Myers, Buffalo, and Las Vegas.
- Sports FAST Channels that include FOX Sports, FOX Sports en Español, NFL Channel, MLB Channel, PAC-12 Insider, USA TODAY SportsWire and most recently, FIFA World Cup.
- Lifestyle FAST Channels that include FOX Soul, Jamie Oliver, Tastemade, Tastemade en Español, Places and Spaces, The Biggest Loser, Pattrn and most recently, America’s Test Kitchen.
FAST is a complementary viewership offering for Tubi’s robust audience who seek a different streaming experience. Total Viewing Time (TVT) on Tubi’s linear channels has grown nearly 165% year-over-year.
Please find the full list of Tubi FAST Channels HERE.
Tubi, a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video-on-demand service with more than 45,000 movies and TV shows in the U.S., including a growing library of Tubi Originals, 200+ local and live news, sports and entertainment channels, and 400+ entertainment partners, featuring content from every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of film, television, news and sports an easy way to discover new content that is completely free.
Tubi is available in the U.S. on Android and iOS mobile devices, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub Max, Comcast Xfinity X1, Cox Contour, and on connected television devices such as Amazon Fire TV, Vizio TVs, LG TVs, Sony TVs, Samsung TVs, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, PlayStation 4 & 5, Xbox One & Series X|S, and soon on Hisense TVs globally. Consumers can also watch Tubi content on the web at www.tubi.tv.
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