Is DirecTV Now Dropping Viacom Channels?

DirecTV Now has confirmed that Viacom channels MTV, BET, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr.

and VH1 are coming back to its basic tier on April 5.

But the Viacom nets weren’t immediately added to the newly configured DirecTV Now “Plus” and “Max” bundles.29 Mar 2019

Is DirecTV now losing channels?

To call DirecTV about your service, use (800) 531-5000. Channel 8 is urging customers to call (855) 937-9466 to demand the station back.11 Jul 2019

What channels are Viacom?

  • Paramount Pictures Corporation.
  • Music Group.
  • Entertainment Group.
  • Nickelodeon Group.
  • BET Networks.
  • Viacom International Media Networks.
  • Advanced Marketing Solutions.
  • Consumer Products, Recreation and Live Events.

Is AT&T Viacom dropping?

After days of tense negotiations, AT&T and Viacom Inc. reached a new distribution agreement, averting a blackout of Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon and other channels on AT&T’s DirecTV service. AT&T is the nation’s largest pay-TV distributor, so cable programmer Viacom could ill afford to have its channels dropped.25 Mar 2019

Is HGTV on DirecTV now?

DirecTV Now used to start at $40 a month. The cheapest for new customers will now be $50. Packages will now include the AT&T-owned HBO, but the service is dropping some popular lifestyle and entertainment networks not owned by AT&T, including HGTV, Discovery, Food Network and MTV.13 Mar 2019