By: Stuart Thompson
Vice Media Group has launched its first FAST (Free Ad-supported Streaming TV) channel on the Roku platform.
The channel, which premieres today on The Roku Channel, the home of free and premium TV on the Roku platform, will feature premium series and documentaries covering culture, entertainment, food, tech, sports and news from across Vice Media Group.
Vice said that its FAST channel marks the next growth milestone for the group in the AVOD sector, increasing the number of touch-points for audiences to consume its content.
Vice recorded 1.8 billion video views on its global YouTube network over the last year. The group last year also launched and then expanded a dedicated distribution business, which has sold over 200 hours of Vice content to Roku, which will air on The Roku Channel…read more.