Wurl Streams IGN’s Comic-Con Live to Cable Subscribers
Coverage starts Thursday, July 20 at 6pm eastern
PALO ALTO, July 19, 2017 – This week, for the first time, cable TV subscribers will watch live coverage of San Diego Comic-Con on TV. Through a unique collaboration between Wurl and IGN Entertainment, live coverage of Comic-Con will be streamed July 20 – 22 via the Internet to cable TV set-tops all over the U.S.
IGN’s live coverage will feature interviews from the world’s biggest movie studios and TV networks including trailers, behind the scenes footage, live interviews from the industry’s biggest actors and movie producers and much more.
Through Wurl’s streaming network, cable viewers will access IGN’s Internet-delivered live broadcast through their traditional cable TV guide beginning at 6pm eastern / 3pm pacific on July 20.
“We’re excited to be bringing this great live programming and revolutionary new experience to cable subscribers,” said Sean Doherty, CEO at Wurl. “IGN’s live coverage of Comic-Con is a great example of the unprecedented choice that Internet live streaming can now bring to cable programming.”
Wurl is a next-gen streaming TV platform. The world’s leading video producers use the Wurl Platform to distribute new programming on Internet-delivered TV channels that are now offered on cable and OTT services.
Wurl is based in Palo Alto, California. For more information, visit wurl.com.