Showtime Networks has notified BLTV of the following changes that will be effective July 15th to their plex channels:
- Channel 522 will become SHO x BET
- SHOWCASE (currently on Channel 522) will move to Channel 524 and will replace SHO BEYOND
SHO x BET is a collaboration between SHOWTIME and BET. The channel will focus on programming that celebrates and showcases Black culture and will include SHOWTIME and BET original series, movies, documentaries, comedy specials, and sports. For July, sample programming includes The Chi, Desus & Mero, The Upside, Waves, 16 Shots, Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men, and Madiba.