NEW YORK -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Time Warner Cable has teamed up with STARZ and Insight Vacations to provide customers with a variety of opportunities to experience the network and its new original series, Outlander, which is based on the #1 New York Times bestselling novels written by Diana Gabaldon.
In addition to inviting customers to attend book signings with Gabaldon and hosting advance screenings of the first episode of the soon-to-launch series exclusively for TWC customers earlier this summer, Time Warner Cable and STARZ are offering customers:
A Free Weekend Preview of STARZ
Digital customers will be able to tune in to the highly-buzzed about series premiere of Outlander on August 9th, and will have access to all STARZ linear channels and On Demand content between August 8 and August 10 at no additional cost. Customers can visit http://www.timewarnercable.com/en/tv/tv-listings.html for channel listings.
$50 Rebate offer*
Digital customers who add STARZ premium channel and keep the subscription for six months, can qualify for a $50.00 rebate courtesy of STARZ.
An all-expense paid trip to Scotland**
TWC Facebook fans will have an opportunity to enter for a chance to win a weeklong Outlander-themed trip for two to Scotland. The contest kicks off August 9th and will run through mid-September.
Time Warner Cable also created an exclusive three-part Outlander short film available on http://outlander.timewarnercable.com/ where customers can watch the drama unfold via their desktop (Part I), their mobile device (Part II) and their tablet (Part III).
The STARZ Original series, Outlander premieres nationwide on August 9th. For local times and channel listings, customers can visit www.twc.com.
The “Outlander” series spans the genres of romance, science fiction, history and adventure in one epic tale. It follows the story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945, who is mysteriously swept back into time to 1743. Upon her arrival, she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. But when she is forced to marry Jamie Fraser, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate relationship is ignited. Now, Claire’s heart is torn between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives.
*Offer expires 12/31/14. New STARZ subscribers in participating Time Warner Cable markets between 5/1/14 and 12/31/14 only. Mail-in request with proof of 6-month subscription required. Visit starzoffers.com for terms and conditions.
** The Outlander Sweepstakes presented by STARZ and Time Warner Cable begins 10:01 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) on August 9, 2014 and ends 11:59 p.m. ET on September 8, 2014. The sweepstakes is open to legal U.S. residents who, as of August 8, 2014, are Time Warner Cable residential subscribers and those living in the same household, residing in the following states/areas: AL, AZ, CA, CO (only in Gunnison), GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, ME, MA, MI, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WV, or WI, and 18 years of age or older. For the official rules and complete details, visit facebook.com/twc. Sponsored by Time Warner Cable Enterprises, LLC.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.twc.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.
About Insight Vacations
Insight Vacations is proud to provide the most authentic and unique premium escorted tours and cruises to Europe, the Eastern Mediterranean, India, United States and Canada. Expert Tour Directors passionately help you tailor each trip to your interests, arrange exclusive access into the history and daily lives of the locals, and escort you to the most extraordinary destinations and monuments. With the perfect balance of guided experiences and independent exploration, Insight ensures you will experience every country like never before.
Enjoy the Art of Touring in Style with extended business-class legroom on Insight’s luxury coaches and relax and unwind in the finest properties. Insight offers nearly 60 spectacular Signature hotels, including beautiful châteaus and manor houses set in breathtaking locations. Our Signature experiences vividly capture the imagination of travelers, whether olive oil tasting in Provence or observing sheepdog training in the Scottish highlands. With hundreds of dollars of included meals, sightseeing experiences, and unexpected flourishes, you will be astounded by the value of an Insight Vacation.