TVN Catches New Channel

Lewis, Christina
April 2007
Multichannel News;4/2/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 14, p21
The article reports that U.S.-based TVN Entertainment Corp. has rolled out its seventh video-on-demand channel called Caught on Demand. The channel offers footage of police chases, burglaries and other extreme behavior recorded by surveillance cameras, police cruisers and cellular telephones. It will be available to 2.5 million subscribers via TVN affiliates.


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