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ADVISORY for August 4
DIRECTV, Inc. (NYSE:DTV), provider of the nation’s leading digital television service, has added KYDF-64, Azteca America, to the Corpus Christi local broadcast channel lineup. DIRECTV is the only multichannel service provider to deliver Azteca America throughout the entire Corpus Christi designated market area (DMA). With the launch of Corpus Christi, DIRECTV now offers Azteca America in 20 markets, representing 66 percent of U.S. Hispanic TV households.
DIRECTV customers in this DMA who subscribe to the local channel package can now see a variety of Azteca America’s Spanish-language entertainment programming, including world wide soccer highlight coverage, “Ventaneando” with Patti Chapoy, newscasts from Mexico, highly popular novelas and professional Mexican League Soccer matches. TV Azteca, the second-largest producer of Spanish-language programming in the world, provides KYDF-64 with the full array of TV Azteca’s hard-hitting, highly popular novelas in weekday primetime, including two brand new novellas, “Amor sin Condiciones” and “Amores Cruzados.” The brand new season of “La Academia” began on July 6.
DIRECTV also offers customers in the Corpus Christi DMA access to another Spanish-language station, KORO/Univision Channel 28. To receive local channels, DIRECTV customers can subscribe to the SELECCION EXTRA(TM) for $29.99 or TOTAL CHOICE(R) for $44.99 a month.
DIRECTV(R) Channel 64
DIRECTV offers the widest array of Spanish- and English-language programming available, at affordable prices. The service provides access to more than 55 Spanish-language channels(a) including sports, movies, music, news and educational networks and 250 English-language channels of DIRECTV(R) programming, featuring the largest selection of pay per view choices and sports programming available. For pricing please visit DIRECTV.com/paratodos. (a) Includes English-Language broadcast channels with alternate Spanish audio.