Watchathon Week Returns April 27 - May 3 for X1 and Flex Customers
Comcast today announced its annual Xfinity Watchathon Week will return April 27—May 3, and for the first time will offer X1 and Flex customers the same free, personalized content experience.
During the weeklong event, they’ll be able to enjoy some of the year’s most popular and anticipated programing from top SVODs and premium networks such as:
“Our customers are streaming more content than ever on our entertainment platforms – up 73% year over year – and this year’s Watchathon is a great opportunity to highlight the breadth and depth of everything we offer across both X1 and Flex,” said Rebecca Heap, Senior Vice President, Video & Entertainment, Comcast.
Additionally, X1 and Flex customers also can sample full catalogs of some of the most popular niche SVODs such as Acorn TV, History Vault, Lifetime Movie Club, Hallmark Movies Now, Here TV and Kidstream.
Last but not least, this year’s event offers thousands of hours of multicultural content with access to services such as KOCOWA, the video streaming platform that specializes in delivering mainstream Korean TV dramas, variety shows and K-POP shows; Brown Sugar, the popular SVOD service featuring one of the largest collections of African American movies; and PANTAYA, which features one of the largest and most varied selection of Spanish-language movies on a single service. Sample programming includes:
X1 and Flex customers can enjoy all the programming available to them during the week by saying “Watchathon” into the Xfinity Voice Remote. They’ll be able to browse programming by network, genre, what’s trending with other Xfinity customers, or they can check out recommendations from the Xfinity editorial team.