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        3 October 2011

Starz Shows Now On AT&T's U-Verse TV

DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's busy viewers want the ability to watch TV where they want it, and when it fits their schedule. AT&T* U-verse® lets you watch hit shows online anytime, anywhere in the U.S. on AT&T's entertainment website, U-verse Online ( Now U-verse TV customers can enjoy access to more than 500 premier titles of STARZ and ENCORE movies and original programming on U-verse Online as an added benefit of their monthly STARZ and ENCORE subscriptions.

U-verse customers who subscribe to U-verse TV packages that include STARZ and ENCORE can sign-in to U-verse Online and watch popular shows from the networks on their computer, including STARZ Originals Torchwood: Miracle Day, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, Spartacus: Blood and Sand and Camelot; the ENCORE Original series Moby Dick; and numerous hit movies including, Toy Story 3, The Karate Kid, Just Go With It, Grown Ups, Tangled, The Other Guys, Salt and The Tourist.

"This compelling content from STARZ and ENCORE is a great addition to U-verse Online, especially as we continue to expand our content library on every screen," said Dan York, president of content, AT&T. "We're securing rights from leading content providers to make TV shows available to U-verse TV customers across platforms – on TV, online and on mobile devices."

U-verse Online continues to grow its content library, with more than 175,000 titles of TV shows, movies and video clips – with a large selection of titles viewable for any online user. With the fall TV season in full swing, viewers can tune into U-verse Online to watch virtually all of the major broadcast networks' fall TV series.

"We are very pleased that U-verse Online has added the STARZ ONLINE and ENCORE ONLINE services to its suite of premium product offerings," said Ed Huguez, executive vice president of affiliate sales and marketing. "Offering STARZ and ENCORE movie and original programming across multiple platforms creates a great value proposition for premium subscribers."

AT&T continues to expand TV watching to the devices that matter most to you, with hit TV shows available on U-verse TV, U-verse Online, U-verse TV on Xbox 360, and U-verse Mobile.

AT&T U-verse TV is the fastest growing TV service in the country** and the only 100 percent Internet Protocol-based television (IPTV) service offered by a national service provider.

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

** Claim based on comparison of major TV providers' percentage growth in subscriber counts and national market share data.

Source: PR Newswire