has released a new version of its video on-demand app designed to take full advantage of the capabilities of Apple TV (4th generation) and featuring the first-ever opportunity to watch “Simpsons TV” on a streaming device, it was announced today by Jason Phipps, Senior Vice President, Digital Media Marketing for FX Networks.
The newapp on Apple TV gives viewers the cinematic experience demanded by FX Networks’ acclaimed and award-winning series like Fargo, American Horror Story, Archer, Louie and The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story. The redesigned FXNOW on Apple TV leverages the networks’ iconic key art and content to create a rich viewing experience consistent with the FX brand.
“Simpsons TV,” the latest feature of Simpsons World, is a unique collection of highly curated channels that offer a compelling “lean back” experience similar to linear television but within the on-demand environment of FXNOW. Fans can choose from channels such as “Going Old School” or “Krustylu Studios” that each feature a collection of episodes inspired by distinctive themes. After choosing their own viewing experience from the channel guide, viewers simply sit back and watch episodes. The “Simpsons TV” channels will be constantly updated with content drawn from Simpsons World, the exclusive online source of all 27 seasons of the legendary Emmy® Award winning animated television series. “Simpsons TV” channels include:
- SPRINGFIELD GOOGOPLEX
- EVERY. SIMPSONS. EVER
- SPRINGFIELD SHUFFLE
- AZTEC THEATRE DOUBLE FEATURES: FXX WEEKLY STACKS
- KRUSTYLU STUDIOS: JON SWARTZWELDER’S FAVORITES
- CHANNEL 6: SMARTLINE: CRIME AND PUNISHMENT IN SPRINGFIELD
- SIMPSONS ON HOLIDAY: SIMPDOND ACROSS AMERICA
- CHANNEL OCHO: SPRINGFIELD PRIDE
- SIMPSON FAMILY CHANNEL: MARGE IN CHARGE
- THE SPRINGFIELD BIOGRAPHY CHANNEL: EVERYONE LOVES NED FLANDERS!
FXNOW, available via the FXNOW app or at FXNetworks.com, enables television subscribers to stream FX, FXX and FXM content anywhere, anytime. Sign in using your TV provider login and start watching your favorite award-winning series, blockbuster movies, and every Simpsons ever on Simpsons World. FXNOW also features the most impressive collection of blockbuster feature film titles available from any basic cable network currently including Iron Man 2, Fast & Furious 6, The Wolverine, The Heat, Kung Fu Panda 2, and Despicable Me 2. For more information about FXNOW, go to http://www.fxnetworks.com/fxnow.