MEDIA RELEASE: Monday December 16, 2019
Foxtel Launches FOX SLEUTH and FOX SCI FI
Stream on Foxtel, Foxtel Go and Foxtel Now
Tomorrow Foxtel will launch two new FOX-branded Entertainment channels – FOX SLEUTH and FOX SCI FI – which is the next step in its Entertainment and Movies channels refresh to give customers the best of TV and On Demand all in one place.
FOX SLEUTH celebrates the murder mystery genre, and FOX SCI FI is a new portal for the unexplainable and out of this world. Both FOX SLEUTH and FOX SCI FI provide distinct destinations for Foxtel viewers to experience the programming they love or to discover new shows to watch.
FOX SLEUTH is a dedicated channel for the detective in all of us presenting beloved and iconic characters from classic whodunnit series Vera, Endeavour, Murder, She Wrote, Murdoch Mysteries, Agatha Christie’s Poirot and the original Magnum P.I. As home for all the best in mystery and intrigue, FOX SLEUTH will also feature series The Brokenwood Mysteries, Prime Suspect, Silent Witness, Waking the Dead, A Touch of Frost, Inspector Morse, Wire in the Blood, and Jonathan Creek.
FOX SCI FI is the doorway to non-stop supernatural, paranormal and science fiction programming including Heroes, the original Charmed, Battlestar Galactica (1978), Battlestar Galactica (2004), Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Voyager, and Star Trek: Deep Space 9. FOX SCI FI will also be home to popular series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, and The X-Files.
The launch of FOX SLEUTH and FOX SCI FI completes Foxtel’s new FOX channel portfolio adding to Foxtel’s seven recently launched and existing FOX-branded entertainment channels FOX ONE, FOX FUNNY, FOX H!TS and FOX CRIME, as well as established favourites FOX SHOWCASE, FOX8 and FOX CLASSICS.
Shows from these channels are available for Foxtel subscribers to stream On Demand via internet connected iQ3 and iQ4 boxes, on devices with Foxtel Go, and via Foxtel Now.