June 12, 2016 – Los Angeles, CA and Memphis, TN
Vivicast Media and FNL Network announced today that they have signed a global Holding a unique place among Vivicast’s channel offerings, FNL Network goes beyond the catwalk, bringing together fashion, lifestyle, reality and news into an action-packed 24/7 linear network. FNL is based on the fashion industry but offers much more – news, tips, and the reality of living life in the public eye. With an unerring eye and a fresh approach, FNL is a new voice in the lifestyle genre and brings a depth of coverage and excitement guaranteed to please.
“Offered in full HD, FNL is more than models strutting down the catwalk - it is the story behind the klieg lights, the story behind the designs and beauty tips. It brings the art of making beautiful things and the art of making things and people beautiful into a relevant and exciting cultural world for a global audience”, said Rocco Leo Gaglioti of FNL. “We’ve worked hard to present a different and fresh perspective on programming that reaches a multi-generational audience in countries around the globe. By working with a top-flight distribution company like Vivicast Media, we will have the opportunity to bring FNL Network to audiences in ways that we couldn’t have imagined. With the Vivicast experience in licensing channels to cable and satellite operators, OTT and mobile companies on a world-wide basis, FNL Network will be well-positioned to come out of the gate with a bang.”
“FNL Network is a major addition to our bouquet of linear networks” said Stuart Smitherman, President of Vivicast Media. “The channel offers a unique combination of programming and quality and we are excited to work with FNL to license the channel. It complements our emphasis on global distribution and our focus on offering high-quality, one-of-a-kind networks that consumers want to watch.”
About FNL Network
Fashion News Lifestyle Network (FNL Network) is a network committed to bringing the most engaging aspects of the human experience to life on-screen. Available worldwide in native HD and in English and with 100% original programming, the FNL Network is a 24/7 linear HD channel that brings insightful and incisive content about the worlds of fashion, travel, beauty, health and reality TV and much more. Whether true stories about original people or original series made exclusively for the FNL Network, the programming is fresh and relevant. Programming includes award winning films and documentaries, some filmed exclusively for the FNL Network. With shows like the award winning “Fashion News Live” along with “Fashion News Live in ASL”, “Model Monday”, “FNL Vintage”, “Beauty Tips, “Flashback Friday”, “Fashion Able”, “Film Corner”, “Backstage Pass” and “City Showcase” the FNL Network audience also gets first hand looks at scenes behind the fashion, entertainment, travel, and beauty world only few get to experience.
ABOUT VIVICAST MEDIA
Vivicast Media is a leading multi-platform global content licensor providing video content access to major cable, satellite and MPVD companies in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean and throughout North America.
Vivicast is one of the very first companies to have offered licensing of live channels and VOD in the OTT market with its first OTT operator launching services in 2006. With the continued explosion of OTT and an emphasis on content that works in a multi-screen environment, Vivicast licensed networks and video content are now viewed through a large number of operators and on multi-platform devices worldwide. Vivicast's roots began with live linear television content for Cable operators but the company has continuously expanded its offerings and acquisitions of the best in 24/7 entertainment and on demand programming which are made available to MPVD operators around the world.
With a mix of mainstream networks, unique and niche content, highly desired movies and series in SD/HD and UHD for VOD, Vivicast offers operators the content their subscribers want to see. With the company’s knowledge and partnerships, Vivicast continues to keep its hands on the pulse of the explosive evolution in today’s entertainment marketplace.