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December 19, 2014 14:40 ET

Christmas Cheer on illico: Videotron Brings Holiday Magic to its Customers' Living Rooms

MONTRÉAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Dec. 19, 2014) - Pull on the woollen wool socks, light up the fire and settle in for some Christmas magic! This year, Videotron is delivering unique holiday programming for young and old that will transform snowy days and evenings gathered around the Christmas tree into enchanted family events.

Holiday programming for the whole family

Make yourself comfortable on the couch and enjoy some of the latest additions to illico's movie catalogue, including 1987, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Guardians of the Galaxy, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Maze Runner.

For children of all ages

After playing in the snow, the kids can feast on a vast selection of children's programming sure to fill them with wonder. The adventures of their favourite heroes are available right now on channel 900, illico.tv and the illico app. Children's movies include Despicable Me, How to Train Your Dragon 2 and the popular favourite Frozen.

Something for everyone: comedy fans will be able to watch the Vidéotron Juste pour rire galas for the modest price of $6.99. For nostalgic types, illico's holiday programming includes a string of classics that are guaranteed to bring back treasured Christmas memories, such as How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Home Alone, The Polar Express and Mickey's Christmas Carol.

Amaze your guests

It wouldn't be Christmas without Videotron's traditional multiscreen fireplace. Unlike most fireplaces, you can light it with your fingers and not get burned! Enjoy it whenever and wherever you want. Add in our holiday musical programming and special Christmas karaoke and your Christmas parties are sure to be a success!

Holiday preview

More entertainment for the whole family thanks to free previews of a dozen channels, just in time for the holidays: watch addikTV, MOI & cie, CASA, Prise 2, Yoopa, Artv, Explora, Évasion, Zeste and several other channels at no charge until January 15.

Staying home has never been so magical!

Videotron (www.videotron.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Quebecor Media Inc., is an integrated communications company engaged in cable television, interactive multimedia development, and Internet access, cable telephone and mobile telephone services. Videotron is a leader in new technologies with its illico interactive television service and its broadband network, which supports high-speed cable Internet access, analog and digital cable television, and other services. As of September 30, 2014, Videotron was serving 1,796,300 cable television customers, including 1,549,000 Digital TV subscribers. Videotron is also the Québec leader in high-speed Internet access, with 1,432,300 subscribers to its cable service as of September 30, 2014. As of the same date, Videotron had 589,400 subscriber connections to its mobile telephone service and was providing cable telephone service to 1,286,200 Québec households and organizations. For the ninth consecutive year, Videotron was ranked as Québec's most respected telecommunications company, based on a Léger survey.

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Contact Information

  • Youann Blouin
    Corporate Communications Advisor
    514 380-7069