Regional network Prime has at last announced that 7flix will be added to its markets in NSW, ACT, Victoria and the Gold Coast.
The movie and entertainment channel will launch on Channel 66 on Sunday 3rd September, some 18 months after Seven launched it in metropolitan markets.
Prime had previously indicated changes broadcasting changes in regional markets were far more than metro operations, and required “substantial capital investment.”
But the channel’s arrival will mean first run episodes of Grey’s Anatomy, How To Get Away With Murder, Scandal and The Amazing Race plus reruns of Seinfeld, Big Bang Theory, The Nanny and Married With Children.
Viewers who have missed episodes have been able to view via PLUS7, with programming expected to pick up episodes where they are on Seven.