SPI’s FilmBox movie channel reaches 2 million subscribers in Czech Republic

Global media company SPI International / FILMBOX is rapidly expanding in the Czech TV market with FilmBox movie channel reaching nearly 2 million subscribers in January 2018.

FilmBox, a movie channel offering a wide selection of popular films and TV series currently has the biggest penetration in the Czech market among all pay TV channels. As of January 22nd, 2018 Skylink, the largest DTH platform in the Czech Rep. adds FilmBox to its Digital package thanks to which the movie network is now available to approximately 1 million Skylink’s subscribers in the Czech Republic as well as nearly 600K viewers in Slovakia. Most recently FilmBox also gained additional 200K subscribers on other cable & IPTV networks.




While FilmBox is already a highly recognized brand among TV viewers in the Czech Republic, the programming offer on the channel will continue to grow stronger throughout 2018 with an attractive line-up of movie premieres and highly-acclaimed television series that have been previously broadcast only on FilmBox and other premium channels.
In February FilmBox will air TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE, the third installment of The Twilight Saga film series as well as the acclaimed BBC’s epic historical drama WAR AND PEACE based on Leo Tolstoy's timeless novel. Also this February FilmBox viewers will get to enjoy a number of popular romantic films including LA DELICATESSE with Audrey Tatou portraying a young French widow who is eventually courted by a clumsy Swedish co-worker. On Valentine’s Day FilmBox will present LAST NIGHT, a drama romance starring two famous Hollywood female movie stars - Keira Nightly and Eva Mendes. Those FilmBox viewers who crave a solid dose of humor will have a blast watching ASTERIX AND OBELIX: GOD SAVE BRITANNIA and TAXI 4, the hilarious French comedy produced by Luc Besson.

Every day FilmBox audiences may choose from a variety of movie genres: dramas, comedies, thrillers, action, horrors and popular TV series from the world’s top producers and suppliers including BBC Worldwide and FreemantleMedia International. Most of the movies presented on the FilmBox channel star prominent Hollywood actors: Johnny Depp, Pierce Brosnan, Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Jake Gyllenhaal, Tom Hardy, Scarlett Johansson, Keira Knightley, Julianne Moore, Julia Roberts and many others.

FilmBox channels are part of the SPI’s TV portfolio. In addition to FilmBox, the following SPI channels are available in the Czech Republic: FilmBox Premium HD, FilmBox Extra HD, FilmBox Plus, FilmBox Family, FilmBox Art House, DocuBox HD, FightBox HD, FashionBox HD, Fast&FunBox HD, 360TuneBox, Erox HD and Eroxxx HD.