M-Net announced its intention to provide DStv premium customers, from Friday, April 13 to Sunday, April 22 with what it described as “unprecedented cinematic journey with the M-Net Movies Marvel Studios Pop-Up Channel”.
In a statement made available to journalists in Lagos, the firm described the channel as a “super-power” which will be added to the already existing six M-Net Movies channels on DStv. The pop-up channel will be available for ten days only on channel 109 and will feature 15 of the most pulsating films from the massively popular Marvel Studios franchise.
“This channel is a special treat for the legions of Marvel fans—both old and new—who have enjoyed the live-action exploits of favourite Marvel Superheroes in films that express the unique vision and creativity of their filmmakers and deliver thrilling action and visual spectacles with relatable characters. The timing of our M-Net Movies Marvels Studios Pop-Up Channel is also absolutely perfect with the franchise currently creating an incredible buzz worldwide,” Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu, Regional Director, M-Net West Africa was quoted in the statement.