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Rogers, Vice to launch new channel for millennials

Media | 11/05/2015 3:42 pm EST

Rogers Communications Inc. said Thursday it will launch a new 24-hour specialty channel aimed at millennials next year as part of its partnership with Vice Media Inc. It said in a press release that the new channel, called Viceland, will launch this winter and will feature content produced by Vice’s Canadian content creators. The release added that nine new Canadian original series are in development, and that Vice has a new multi-media production facility in downtown Toronto. The Toronto studio and the TV channel are part of a $100-million joint venture between the two companies...