Vice’s linear channel will be carried on the IPTV service alongside catch up and a video on demand library. It will be available on BT TV, the BT Player and the BT TV app.
Andy Haworth, Managing Director for Content and Strategy for BT’s Consumer division said: “Our partnership with Vice Media gives BT customers a range of brilliantly diverse, engaging and original shows on Vice to add to our exciting TV offering.”
CJ Fahey, General Manager, Vice TV & Studios, EMEA, added: “We are delighted to have inked a new partnership with BT, meaning that our new TV channel has now reached full distribution across the UK and making our content available to even more viewers. We look forward to working in partnership with BT to growing our audience and allowing viewers to access our programming acorss a range of platforms and services.”
Available shows include Karley Sciortino’s exploration of sex, gender, love and everything in between in the second series of Slutever, and the new two-hour nightly show Vice Live, covering all of the latest hot topics and trends from around the world.
Vice will make its debut on Monday 11 March in HD and SD.