Philo Adds Nine New Free Channels

Philo programming for Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month
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SAN FRANCISCO—Philo has announced that it is adding nine new free channels to its base package and that it will be highlighting programming for Memorial Day and Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month (AAPI).

The new FAST channels include: Cowboy Way, Drag Race Universe, Screambox TV, Boss Ross Channel, Fail Army, People are Awesome, Pet Collective, Comedy Dynamics, and Outside. 

For Memorial Day, the Philo streaming service will be highlighting miniseries and films honoring those who lost their lives in wars. That content includes: “Band of Brothers” (History Channel), “We Were Soldiers” (MGM+), “Fury” (STARZ), “Hacksaw Ridge” (A&E) and “Flags of Our Fathers” (AMC). 

It is also offering a variety of content honoring Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month (AAPI). More information on that collection is available here.  

George Winslow

George Winslow is the senior content producer for TV Tech. He has written about the television, media and technology industries for nearly 30 years for such publications as Broadcasting & Cable, Multichannel News and TV Tech. Over the years, he has edited a number of magazines, including Multichannel News International and World Screen, and moderated panels at such major industry events as NAB and MIP TV. He has published two books and dozens of encyclopedia articles on such subjects as the media, New York City history and economics.