Marvilla Entertainment announced it will launch a new online television channel called “TVGuru”, which will be available on Roku and Apple TV devices.
“We’re excited to bring TVGuru to our customers with our unique platform, and we hope this new channel will make Marvillas unique, cutting-edge entertainment product,” said Marvills CEO Matt DeMello.
“With a passion for our local community, we’re determined to keep our customers in touch with the best in local television, as well as provide them with the information they need to find the content they love.”TVGurus will offer new content including: live local events & sports, local news, sports & entertainment news, local sports & fitness, local food, local arts & culture, local entertainment, local movies & TV, local concerts & entertainment and more.
It will also feature exclusive content curated by Marvinas community.
Marvins latest venture into TVGurus is a collaboration with Fox & Starz, which is launching a new channel, “Fox &, Starz Live” on the channel’s channel network, Roku channel, Apple TV channel and Apple device.
The channel will offer original programming, local content, sports, and more in-depth content curated from local news anchors, sports personalities, local music and entertainment, and celebrity gossip.
“Marvillas commitment to local entertainment and local media is evident,” said Rob DeMora, CEO of Fox < Starzz.
“We are excited to partner with Marville on this new digital channel to bring our fans the very best local content on Roku, AppleTV, Apple’s device platform, RokuOS and our Apple TV.
We’re thrilled that Marvill is launching our new entertainment channel to give our customers the information and information they want on what is happening in our community.”
Marv’s newest venture into local content is a partnership with Fox& St. James TV, which will launch an exclusive TV channel on Fox > St James TV channel.
The network will offer local news and sports programming, celebrity gossip, local videos, local events, local business and more, and will be dedicated to local TV.
James is the premier TV and film news network and entertainment channel in the country, so it was a natural fit for us to collaborate with Marvil on this project,” said Jim Puckett, President of St. George, Va.-based Fox &st; James TV.
The St. Charles, Mo.-based company will deliver exclusive content and content curated to the Fox & st; James family of personalities, including anchor Bob Stahl, who will also host an hour-long special on the network every Thursday, as will his son, actor/director John Stahl.
Charles family of stars have been one of the most respected and trusted names in entertainment and TV,” said Mark Taven, Executive Vice President of FOX &< St- James TV and Fox Broadcasting, Inc. “They are a true pillar of the TV &%ers community and they will continue to help make Marvil the #1 TV network for local content.
Marvil’s commitment to our community and our local entertainment will only grow as the years go on.
I look forward to working with Marvill on our new TVGurors digital channel.”TV&%er’s new TV channel will debut in 2018 and is slated to launch later this year.
It is the latest foray into Marvines growing entertainment product portfolio.
The company announced in December 2018 that it had raised $15 million in a Series A round led by Qualcomm Ventures, a venture capital firm led by Google co-founder Sergey Brin.
It was later acquired by Fox &ad; Stitzel-Welles for $17 million.