TORONTO (December 16, 2014)– Named by Entertainment Weekly in 2013 as the #1 all-time greatest TV show ever, there’s no better way to start the New Year than with THE WIRE – in all its remastered glory. CraveTVTM, Canada’s new premium TV subscription on-demand video streaming service, announced today the release of all 60 episodes of the award-winning and critically acclaimed HBO drama THE WIRE in remastered, 16×9, full-frame, high definition on Sunday, January 4. CraveTV is the exclusive Canadian home to HBO’s entire off-air library and is now available for just $4/month.
Leading up to the release of all five seasons of THE WIRE on CraveTV, viewers can preview Season 1 for the first time in HD in a Bravo holiday marathon from Wednesday, Dec. 31 through Saturday, Jan. 3, every night starting at 9 p.m. ET. The next day, viewers can begin to relive the entire series on-demand on CraveTV.
“There is no doubt that THE WIRE is one of the greatest television series ever created,” said Mike Cosentino, Senior Vice-President, Programming, Bell Media. “Now in HD, we are providing the best possible viewing experience for fans who have always loved THE WIRE, and for viewers who have never gotten the chance, they can watch from beginning to end, on demand.”
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