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TalkTalk Essentials TV gets four bonus channels from CBS

TalkTalk’s TV customers can get a taste of streaming TV with four channels at no extra cost.

CBS Action, CBS Drama, CBS Reality +1 and Horror Channel are now available in the YouView guide on Essentials TV and Plus TV boxes.

The four channels can be watched by just flicking through the guide or in the dedicated TalkTalk TV Player app.

Mmm, shiny. Has Patrick Stewart aged since 1986?
Mmm, shiny. Has Patrick Stewart aged since 1986?

Henrik Karlberg, head of pay TV at TalkTalk, said:  “TV from TalkTalk just keeps getting better. 

“Over a million homes across Britain subscribe to the service and it’s fantastic to see that as we continue to grow, we’re attracting first class free-to-air channels, meaning we can offer customers even more of the best content without any additional cost.“

CBS Action on channel 484 is home to Star Trek: The Next Generation, Taxi, Ultimate Force, Kung Fu, The New Twilight Zone, and Nash Bridges.

On CBS Drama at channel 485, you’ll find Numb3rs, Touched By An Angel, Flashpoint, Jerry Springer, Waterloo Road, Forensic Investigators and Unsolved Mysteries.

Freeview viewers will be familiar with CBS Reality and its bounty-hunting stars, Dog and Beth, who can now be found one hour later on channel 486.

Horror Channel has episodes of original Doctor Who, Hammer House Of Horror and The Dead Zone, as well as movies like Maniac Cop and Leprechaun.

Tanya Gugenheim, chief business development officer at Chello Zone, said: ”We are delighted the CBS channel portfolio will be added to TalkTalk TV’s line up. 

“This new agreement allows us to connect with an ever-growing and extremely diverse consumer base who are a great fit with our channels.”


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