A New Way to Watch the Old West: The Lone Star Channel Launches on SLING TV and DistroTV

The Film Detective’s Newest Content-Certain Initiative, The Lone Star Channel, is Now Accessible to Stream on SLING Television and DistroTV, and is Coming Before long to STIRR.

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up to date: Jul 2, 2020


​The Lone Star Channel, a premier source of hundreds of hrs of common western film and television is coming to cord-cutting streaming platforms, SLING Television, STIRR and DistroTV. Accessible now on SLING Television and DistroTV and coming quickly to STIRR, The Lone Star Channel features a meticulously curated line-up of common western film and television from The Film Detective library, obtainable 24/7 by using its linear channel and on demand from customers. 

The Lone Star Channel arrives as the initial in a series of written content-particular channels from film restoration and distribution chief, The Film Detective. In addition to signing up for streaming line-ups on SLING Television, STIRR, and DistroTV, The Lone Star Channel will be showcased on broadcast networks in main cities including Milwaukee, WI San Antonio, TX Del Rio, TX Daytona Seaside, Florida Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and San Francisco, CA.

“We are fired up to program our library into written content-particular networks with Lone Star getting the initial of several we anticipate in collaboration with our cord-cutting partners,” stated Phil Hopkins, founder of The Film Detective. “Western film admirers will be equipped to practical experience the Previous West, 24/7 from a single channel.”

The rootinest-tootinest western television series beloved by households will return to screens on The Lone Star Channel, every day from four:00AM – 1:00PM EST. Joining the line-up is Roy Rogers, wishing satisfied trails with episodes of The Roy Rogers Show (1951-1957) and 1 of television’s longest running western series, Bonanza (1959-1973).

Accumulating an extensive collection of western musicals, Gene Autry, Tex Ritter, Roy Rogers and much more singing cowboys will continue to keep audiences dancing each and every afternoon. Musical westerns are followed every day by westerns in color with performances from Susan Hayward in Tulsa (1949), Randolph Scott in Rage at Dawn (1955), and Marlon Brando as star and director of Just one-Eyed Jacks (1961). With rediscovered titles constantly extra to The Lone Star Channel’s western line-up, the Previous West has never appeared so very good!

Aligning with The Film Detective’s channel availability on SLING Television, STIRR and DistroTV, The Lone Star Channel is obtainable to stream for free of charge with the DistroTV application, made available quickly by using Sinclair Broadcast Group’s free of charge advert-supported streaming service STIRR, and is obtainable on SLING Free of charge – no account or credit rating card necessary. 

For much more information and facts and to check out The Lone Star Channel program, go to https://www.thelonestarchannel.com.

About The Lone Star Channel:

The Lone Star Channel is a premier source of hundreds of hrs of common western film and television written content, obtainable to stream dwell and on-demand from customers on SLING Television and DistroTV. Introduced in 2020, The Lone Star Channel is derived from The Film Detective’s extensive archive of common film and television written content, providing viewers a new way to look at the Previous West.

For much more information and facts, get in touch with:

Kerry Ryan
[email protected]

Supply: The Film Detective