"ARCHER" NOW AVAILABLE ON FX+ COMMERCIAL-FREE SERVICE
First Seven Seasons of the Emmy(R) Award Winning Animated Comedy Series
Have Been Added to the On-Demand Service
FX+ Features Ad-Free, Uninterrupted On Demand Viewing of
Every Season of 31 Current or Legacy Library FX Originals
LOS ANGELES, December 20, 2017 - Archer, FXX's Emmy(R) Award winning animated series, became available today to subscribers of the FX+ commercial-free service, it was announced today by Chuck Saftler, President, Program Strategy and COO, FX Networks. The first seven seasons of Archer are ready to view on the commercial-free FX+ service. The most recent season, Archer: Dreamland, will be added to FX+ in February ahead of the premiere of the ninth season, Archer: Danger Island.
Archer was created by Adam Reed and Floyd County Productions and is executive produced by Reed and Matt Thompson. Produced by FX Productions, it features the voices of Reed along with H. Jon Benjamin, Jessica Walter, Aisha Tyler, Judy Greer, Chris Parnell, Amber Nash and Lucky Yates.
FX+ is the commercial-free, on-demand hub for all seasons of almost every current and library title of FX and FXX original series. The service is currently available to Comcast Xfinity TV and Cox Contour subscribers who upgrade their service to include FX+ in their video package for $5.99 per month.
In addition to exclusively offering complete in-season stacking rights to all of its current original series commercial free, FX+ makes FX Networks the first basic cable portfolio to offer every season of almost every title in its original series library. FX+ features every season of 31 FX original series or more than 1,300 episodes of award-winning and acclaimed original programs spanning the past 15 years. Due to the number of episodes in the FX Networks library, the shows will be rolled out over a period of time and it is expected that the complete FX+ roster will be available in 2018.
About FX Networks
FX Networks, a business unit of 21st Century Fox, is comprised of the networks FX, FXX and FXM and the video on-demand app FXNOW. FX, the flagship general entertainment basic cable channel, launched in June of 1994 and is carried in 91 million homes. The diverse schedule features a growing roster of critically-acclaimed and award-winning hit dramas series, including The Americans, Taboo, Legion and Snowfall; the critically-acclaimed limited series American Horror Story, Fargo, American Crime Story, FEUD and the upcoming Trust; and acclaimed hit comedy series including Baskets, Better Things and Atlanta. FXX, the newest network, launched in September 2013 and is carried in 86 million homes. Geared towards a young adult audience, the schedule features original series, movies, and acquired series. The channel is anchored by the acclaimed hit comedies It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, the Emmy(R) Award winning comedy series Archer, You're the Worst and the upcoming untitled Marvel's Deadpool animated comedy series. FXX is also the exclusive cable home to The Simpsons, the longest-running comedy in TV history. FXM (formerly Fox Movie Channel) was launched in October of 1994 and is now carried in 57 million homes. Its schedule features classic films during the day (FXM Retro), and contemporary box office hits and acclaimed, award-winning films in the evening, as well as short-form award-winning original programming. FX Networks received 55 Emmy(R) Award nominations in 2017, the most of any basic cable network for the fourth consecutive year, after winning a basic cable record 18 Emmy Awards in 2016.