Starz Having Free Trial on DirecTV February 24-27, Includes ‘Spartacus: Gods of The Arena’ Finale
via press release:
Starz Super Pack DIRECTV Free Trial from
Up to 15 Starz and Encore Movie Channels Previewed, Eight Also in HD
Englewood, Colo., February 23, 2010 – The Starz and Encore DIRECTV Free Trial begins Feb. 24, 2011 and runs through Feb. 27, 2011. In total, the DIRECTV Starz Super Pack, comprising 15 Starz and Encore premium channels, will be available for previewing by all DIRECTV customers, including eight channels in high definition (HD).
Exclusive Starz Originals, including the series finale of the “Spartacus: Gods of the Arena” prequel and a sneak preview of the upcoming original series, “Camelot,” will be featured in addition to exclusive first-run Starz movie titles available during the free trial including: The Karate Kid, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, and Death at a Funeral.
For DIRECTV customers with DIRECTV On DEMAND, Starz On Demand and Encore On Demand will each offer ten feature films in each service for downloading during the free trial.
The complete Starz Super Pack lineup on DIRECTV includes:
525 – Starz Kids & Family HD 535 – Encore (East)
526 – Starz Comedy HD 535 – Encore (East HD)
527 – Starz (East) 536 – Encore (West)
527 – Starz (East HD) 537 – Encore Love
528 – Starz (West) 538 – Encore Westerns
528 – Starz (West HD) 539 – Encore Mystery
529 – Starz Edge 540 – Encore Drama
529 – Starz Edge (HD) 541 – Encore Action
530 – Starz In Black 542 – Encore Wam
530 – Starz In Black (HD)
531 – Starz Cinema (HD)