Henderson, NV, September 11, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- TV4U, which presents free internet television on a 42 channel broadband network TV4U.Com, will provide seven channels of free internet TV programming to the new Classic TV service, which will be available in September exclusively on HP consumer notebook PCs and accessed through HP QuickPlay software. The service will allow HP viewers , thru their internet connection*, to access all programming at no charge and offer the option to buy DVD or video download versions of the programs at popular prices. In all, more than 5,000 classic programs are being made available to HP consumer notebook PC users through this unique service.
"We are very excited to be providing a seven channel broadband network to HP," said Charry Kennedy, TV4U,Inc. President and CEO. "The HP Classic Channels provide a fun and interesting mix of some of the greatest TV from the past 60 years and we think the viewers will just love it."
“Access to their favorite older television programming is a unique facet of mobile entertainment that we think HP consumer notebook PC users will appreciate,” said Jonathan Kaye, director of consumer notebook marketing for HP. “TV4U is already being viewed in more than 150 countries every day and now HP customers will be able to easily access this content as well.”
TV4U is programming seven HP Classic TV channels - Action, Comedy, Classic Commercials, Drama, Sports, Variety, and Western.
Action programming includes “Combat”, “Burke's Law”, “Peter Gunn”, “Sea Hunt”, “Flash Gordon”, “Dick Tracy”“Robin Hood”, “Long John Silver”, “Ramar of the Jungle”, “Sky King”, “Zorro”, “Lassie”, “Fury” and a wide collection of Kung Fu Classics.
Comedy programming includes “The Lucy Show”, “Dobie Gillis”, “Love That Bob”, “The Beverly Hillbillies”, “The Andy Griffith Show”, “The Dick Van Dyke Show”, “Green Acres”, “Mothers in Law”, “Our Miss Brooks”, ”Gomer Pyle,USMC”, “Topper”, “The Three Stooges”, “Petticoat Junction”, “Life of Riley” and others.
Classic Commercials includes the campiest, funniest and most nostalgic commercial spots produced in the history of TV. From the Miller Lite 'Taste Great Less Filling' to Maypo, to Mikey, to future stars just getting their start, each is a treat in its own right.
Drama Channel includes “Arrest and Trial”, “The Loretta Young Show”, “Four Star Theater”, “GE Theater with Ronal Reagan”, “Studio One”, “Dragnet”, “Mannix”, “Highway Patrol”, “Ellery Queen”, “Mike Hammer”, “Alfred Hitchcock”, “One Step Beyond” and series from the Golden Age of Television as well as many early soap operas.
Sports includes complete game action from some of the greatest sports events of the past 60 years. Muhammad Ali, Floyd Patterson, Pele, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Jordan, Lawrence Taylor, Richard Petty and Isaiah Thomas are just some of the stars who will appear.
Variety programming includes “Hollywood Palace”, “Milton Berle”, “Red Skelton”, “Jack Benny”, “Mike Douglas”, “Liberace”, plus a wide variety of classic game shows such as “The Price is Right”, “Truth or Consequences”, “Break the Bank”, “Beat the Clock”, “Concentration” and many more.
Western Channel includes John Wayne movies, “The Deputy” with Henry Fonda, “Sugarfoot”, “Stoney Burke”, “Shotgun Slade”, “The Rifleman”, “Jim Bowie”, “Wyatt Earp”, “Bat Masterson” and a wide variety of legendary spaghetti westerns with stars like Lee Van Cleef as well as “Bonanza”, “Wagon Train”, “Rin Tin Tin”, “The Lone Ranger”, “Cisco Kid” and “Roy Rogers”.
TV4U,Inc. creates commercial video networks. Programming for TV4U,Inc. is supplied by Margate Entertainment LLC, the largest private TV program library in the USA. Founded as TVS Television Network in 1961, TV4U, Inc. is actually the fourth oldest commercial TV network in the USA. In addition to providing programming for broadband video networks such as TV4U.Com and HP Classic TV, Margate Entertainment LLC also publishes a series of E Magazines including boxingillustrated.net; silverscreenmagazine.com; petparademagazine.com; sportmagazine4u.com and 1000jokesmagazine.com. TV4U,Inc. also operates web based shopping E Commerce networks such as shoptv4u.com. and specialty channels such as tv4umobile.com. TV4U, Inc. also produces syndicated TV programming for cable networks and broadcast TV syndication such as Circle of Sports, Distant Replay, Poor Sports, Rock and Roll Legends Live, Hollywood Palace, PM Magazine and Thrillseekers. TV4U.Com and HP Classic TV are ad supported free internet TV broadband networks that competes with In2TV (Warner/AOL) in the ad supported free internet programming broadband network segment of the industry.