The RLJ Companies, LLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides strategic investments in a diverse portfolio of companies. It specializes in middle-market leveraged buy-outs, leveraged recapitalizations, and growth equity; licenses and distributes entertainment content and programming in North America, the United Kingdom, and Australia with titles in various formats, including DVD, Blu-ray, digital download, digital streaming, broadcast television (including satellite and cable), theatrical, and non-theatrical; and provides employee retirement transition (job changer) services. The company also provides lending products to consumers particularly to individuals in need of short term and emer...
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Founded in 2004
RLJ Entertainment, Inc. and The RLJ Companies, LLC Announce Launch of YouTube Paid Channels
May 9 13
RLJ Entertainment, Inc. and The RLJ Companies, LLC announced the launch of two paid channels on YouTube under the "Acorn TV" and "OnCue" brands. As with RLJ Entertainment's existing Acorn TV digital channel, the YouTube version will provide viewers with access to the best of British TV with a variety of unique, specially-curated content for consumers who have interest in high quality British TV programs. Content will include the ever popular pastoral mystery Midsomer Murders, Iain Glen (Game of Thrones) starring in the new series Jack Taylor, engaging comedy drama Honest with Amanda Redman, David Suchet (Poirot) in the fantasy series Going Postal, the Royal Shakespeare Company's master acting class starring Judi Dench, Patrick Stewart, and Ben Kingsley in Playing Shakespeare, and many others. OnCueNetwork is RLJ Entertainment's newest digital channel, offering selected urban themed programming, to include original content, that features some of today's most recognized African American and minority talent. OnCueNetwork will provide viewers with an alternative to conventional subscription-based channels by showcasing the digital films and series, in action, drama, romantic comedies, as well as stand-up comedy, documentaries, music and stage plays.