Anime Network Now on Charter VOD28 Jan, 2008 By: Chris Tribbey
No. 1 anime distributor ADV Films' Anime Network has added Charter Communications to its stock of video-on-demand carriers.
Subscribers to Charter Communications currently have access to the subscription VOD service, bringing the Anime Network's reach to a total of 35 million households, or 95% of the VOD-enabled market.
“Anime Network is thrilled to include Charter Communications in our ever-growing list of SVOD affiliates,” said Kevin McFeeley, the company's VP of affiliate sales and new media. “We are now available in over 35 million VOD-enabled households, and the popularity of our independent, niche content has translated into a sustainable on-demand business.”
Cathy Fogler, VP and GM of video for charter, said “We're pleased to offer Anime Network to our customers. Charter strives to provide value by offering a wide variety of programming and SVOD is an excellent way for us to provide niche content like Anime Network.”