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Sky Italia, HBO sign deal to air series on Sky Atlantic HD

Thursday 3 April 2014 | 16:22 CET | News
Sky Italia and Home Box Office (HBO) have signed an agreement to exclusively broadcast HBO series such as Game of Thrones and Boardwalk Empire in Italy on the newly launched Sky Atlantic HD channel. The first-run deal supports the full range of multi-platform rights, and HBO productions will also be available on Sky Go and Sky On Demand.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: HBO / Sky Italia
Countries: Italy
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