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The Queen’s Mother-in-Law now on FilmOn

Posted by monique On August - 11 - 2015 0 Comment
The Queen's Mother-in-Law

There are fans of the British royal family from around the world, including in places that fought for freedom (like the United States, for instance, which had huge coverage of the royal wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as well as the Duchess’ births). International fans of the royal family probably think they know everything about everyone in the family. However, a television special on British station Yesterday revealed information on a little-known member of the royal family in “The Queen’s Mother-in-Law.” The television presentation takes a look at the mother of the queen’s husband, Princess Alice of Battenberg and how her life has been one of service,  [ Read More ]


Watch Lip Sync Battle now on FilmOn

Posted by monique On August - 10 - 2015 0 Comment
Lip Sync Battle

“Lip Sync Battle” has taken America by storm and for those across the pond who want to see it, they now can with FilmOn! FilmOn’s live TV stream of Channel 5 now hosts episodes of “Lip Sync Battle,” so now everyone can have fun watching actors act silly. “Lip Sync Battle” is hosted by rapper/actor LL Cool J and features colorful commentary from co-host Chrissy Teigen. Just like the show suggests, it features lip sync battles between some of Hollywood’s biggest celebrities. One of the funniest episodes is when “The Office” creator Stephen Merchant goes up against actress/model Malin Akerman. Here’s what you can expect from that episode: “A cage  [ Read More ]

Explore the West in Hell on Wheels' Season 4 Blu-ray Twitter Giveaway

Conflict between the government and communities who don’t support each other’s motivations, visions and overall way of life isn’t just a problem in modern society. The clash between leaders and the people they represent has been a constant battle for centuries, as each side fights for control over how they lead their lives. That never-ending struggle is powerfully continued in the fourth season of AMC’s popular western drama, ‘Hell on Wheels,’ which is set to receive a home released on Blu-ray and DVD on Tuesday. In celebration of ‘Hell on Wheels’ Season 4 home entertainment release, Shockya is giving away three Blu-rays of the western drama. To enter, follow us  [ Read More ]

The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season

Beth’s kidnapping was one of the big story arcs during the fifth season of “The Walking Dead.” We as the audience saw the arc unfold, but there’s one part we didn’t see, which is finally revealed in the deleted rooftop scene from the eighth episode, “Coda.” As to what happens in the deleted scene? Just watch the video below. Also below is a clip from one of the bonus features of “The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season,” “Beth’s Journey.” “Beth’s Journey,” of course, details more about Beth and her character arc over the season; on tap to discuss the character are the producers and cast of the show. “Beth’s  [ Read More ]

Watch First Night of the Proms 2015 on FilmOn

Posted by monique On August - 1 - 2015 0 Comment
BBC Two-First Night of the Proms 2015

Music lovers will love to watch BBC Two’s “First Night of the Proms 2015,” which is currently streaming on FilmOn. The television program gives viewers an in-home concert of classical music. The program takes place in the Royal Albert Hall and will also mark the 150 anniversaries of two Nordic composers and the world premiere of “Dadaville” by British composer Gary Carpenter. The event also features soloist Lars Vogt as he performs Mozart’s “Piano Concerto No. 20.” Other performances by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus include William Walton’s “Belshazzar’s Feast,” Jean Sibelius’ version of the classic Belshazzar story, and Carl Nielsen’s “Maskarade.” The BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus is  [ Read More ]


Don’t Take My Baby now on FilmOn

Posted by monique On July - 31 - 2015 0 Comment
Don't Take My Baby-BBC Three-FilmOn

BBC Three provides a dramatic look at a couple’s fight to save their family in “Don’t Take My Baby,” which is airing on FilmOn’s online BBC Three stream. The television film has been lauded by several critics, including The Telegraph, which states the film is “why we need BBC Three.” The Telegraph’s Gabriel Tate called the film “an excellent showcase” for the channel. Here’s what you can expect from “Don’t Take My Baby”: “Factual drama which tells the story of a disabled couple’s agonising struggle to keep their newborn baby. Based on real-life testimony, this emotional tale will call viewers’ prejudices and beliefs about the disabled community and society as  [ Read More ]


Watch Witness Now on FilmOn

Posted by monique On July - 30 - 2015 0 Comment
BBC News-Witness

BBC News gives its viewers a look at some of the world’s most unique stories with its thought-provoking television program “Witness.” The show, which tells feature-style stories told by the people who experienced them, can currently be seen online at FilmOn’s streaming BBC News channel. Sports fans would love watching one of the currently-streaming episodes of “Witness.” This particular episode features stellar moments in sports history, including the story of the man who persuaded football legend Pelé to join an American soccer team, the New York Cosmos, for their 1975 season. BBC News’ Azi Farni presents this and four other little-known sports stories from East London’s Olympic Park. “Witness” is  [ Read More ]


Noah, played by Tyler James Williams, quickly became one of the fan favorites on “The Walking Dead” this past season and if you were bummed by the end of his story or simply want to relive his journey again, “The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season” will be able to help you reconnect with the character thanks to the bonus featurette, “Noah’s Journey.” The featurette includes commentary from Williams as well as Steven Yeun, executive producers Gale Anne Hurd and Greg Nicotero and other cast members about Noah’s impact, as well as his terrible death. A clip from the featurette is below the post. If you’re a Noah fan, get  [ Read More ]


A big win for FilmOn’s Alki David came Thursday. Deadline is reporting that a U.S. District Court judge has ruled that major broadcast networks might have to license their programming to David’s online TV streaming service FilmOn after all. This is a major turnaround from what courts have ruled before, usually in favor of the networks when it comes to withholding licensing. According to Judge George Wu’s ruling, the networks’ proposed distinctions between traditional TV networks and online streaming services like FilmOn might not exist. Wu stated that regardless of how strong policy arguments might be concerning supposed differences between FilmOn and traditional cable services, the Copyright Act “simply does  [ Read More ]

The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season

The release of “The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season” is only a few weeks away, and in celebration of the upcoming release, Anchor Bay Entertainment has offered up a deleted scene! The scene, which will be featured on the home entertainment release, features Rick and Michonne discussing weaponry while they suss out the situation in Alexandria. “The Walking Dead” fans can relive the fifth season Aug. 25, when the show comes to DVD and Blu-ray plus Digital HD. People will be able to watch every episode in the five-disc set and, like the rest of the “Walking Dead” releases, there will be tons of bonus features. Apart from deleted  [ Read More ]

Watch Lily’s Driftwood Bay for Free on FilmOn

Posted by monique On July - 18 - 2015 0 Comment
Lily's Driftwood Bay-Channel 5

Children will be able to spend time with their television friend Lily on the “Lily’s Driftwood Bay,” one of the children shows airing on Channel 5. The UK channel can be viewed for free on FilmOn’s live TV stream. “Lily’s Driftwood Bay,” hailing from Northern Ireland, focuses on Lily and her dad as they live life on the beach. Surrounding Lily are her animal friends, including Salty, a Scottish dog who’s also a boat captain, Hatsie, a hen who operates trains, artist Wee Rabbit, Scottish dog and cafe owner Nonna, a puffin named Puffin, an Irish bull named Bull, Lord Stag, a castle-dwelling English stag, and Lily’s best friend Gull.  [ Read More ]

Become Bitten by Laura Vandervoort in Season 2 DVD Twitter Giveaway

Fans can welcome the world’s only female werewolf into their homes, as the second season of Syfy’s hit horror series, ‘Bitten,’ is now available on DVD. The 10-episode second season of the supernatural show, which stars Laura Vandervoort as werewolf Elena Michaels, received its DVD release after premiering on the cable network in mid-April. In celebration of ‘Bitten’ home entertainment release, Shockya is giving away three DVDs of the fantasy horror series. To enter, follow us @Shockya, and tweet us the phrase: “.@Shockya is giving away three DVDs of the second season of Bitten! Follow and RT to enter!” Or, you can email us at ShockyaGiveaway@aol.com. Let us know that  [ Read More ]

FilmOn Makes a Major Deal with Zee Entertainment

Posted by monique On July - 16 - 2015 0 Comment

FilmOn is giving its fans some Bollywood entertainment! FilmOn has announced that it’s made a deal with Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited. What FilmOn viewers can expect from this deal is a brand new channel. The two companies have partnered to create a new channel for FilmOn called Zee Bollywood TV. The HD channel will have tons of premium content fans of Bollywood will love. The channel will broadcast in Hindi with English subtitles. “We are delighted to have reached this unique agreement with India’s most exciting broadcaster, Zee Entertainment, to share their fantastic content with our audiences on a world wide basis for the first time,” said David in a  [ Read More ]

Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell in Exclusive Clip From Adult Swim Comedy Series

Satan is actually granting people’s wishes, as Adult Swim has officially announced the return of its hit live-action series, ‘Your Pretty Face Is Going To Hell.’ Cartoon Network’s late night programming block revealed that the second season of the show would debut this past Sunday, June 12, during its panel at San Diego Comic-Con two days earlier. To celebrate the series’ follow-up season’s broadcast premiere, Adult Swim distributed the show’s six-episode 2013 initial season on DVD today. Shockya is also honoring the second’s season release with a new exclusive clip, titled ‘Virgins in Hell.’ Set in the depths of the torturous title location of the afterlife, ‘Your Pretty Face Is  [ Read More ]

Animal Park now on FilmOn’s BBC Two Channel

Posted by monique On July - 9 - 2015 0 Comment
Animal Park-BBC Two

Love animals? Take a look at “Animal Park,” currently airing on FilmOn’s BBC Two live TV channel. The television show takes viewers on a journey through the lives of earth’s interesting and unique members of the animal kingdom. In one episode, presenters Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore the world of baby animals. It’s just as adorable as you might think. “Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore life behind the scenes at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. A tiny tapir tot takes his first tentative steps. The lion cubs have some new toys, but dad Kabir wants to use them for toddler taming. And it’s the moment of truth for  [ Read More ]

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