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Say hello to Sky Cinema Animation!

Say hello to Sky Cinema Animation!


Jump into a brand new channel of awesome movies for all the family – and all at no extra cost for Sky Cinema subscribers

By Virgin TV Edit

Sky Cinema is already home to loads of amazing animated films but now they’ve created a brand new channel dedicated to all these family favourites!


Available at no extra cost to Sky Cinema subscribers, Sky Cinema Animation is bursting with movies to excite, raise a laugh, inspire and whisk you away to colourful worlds full of imagination.


This brand new channel launches on Thursday 23 July and includes tons of top titles such as The Angry Birds Movie 2, How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, and The Secret Life Of Pets 2.

And don’t forget that with Sky Cinema you get a library of over 1,000 movies to enjoy on demand – including the biggest premieres. When it comes to the pick of the flicks you’re spoilt for choice!


Want even more good news? You can watch Sky Cinema Animation on the go wherever there is 3G, 4G or WiFi with the Virgin TV Go app! Because who doesn’t enjoy a blockbuster while they’re out and about?


How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World


What channel number is Sky Cinema Animation?

You can find Sky Cinema Animation HD on Channel 412 from Thursday 23 July. Titles are also available to watch when you want in Sky Cinema on demand.


Find out what’s on Sky Cinema

Get even more lights, cameras and action with our Sky Cinema homepage, featuring all the latest premieres.


Watch on the go

If you subscribe to Sky Cinema on Virgin TV, you can watch on the go with Virgin TV Go. And with loads of sport and Box Sets to try out, too, you’ll always be entertained wherever you are!


The app is available to all Virgin TV customers at no extra cost and is compatible with Android, iOS, Windows 10 and PC/Mac. Get downloading (from the links below) and you’ll be one step closer to watching what you want, when you want. 


Download the Virgin TV Go app from the Apple app store

Download the Virgin TV Go app from Google Play

Download the Virgin TV Go app for Windows 10


Upgrade to Sky Cinema now

Don’t have Sky Cinema? You can find out about our Sky Cinema package and upgrade here.


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TV channels: Channels, content and features available depend on your chosen package. Channel line-ups and content are subject to change at any time and to regional variations.

HD: HD TV set, V HD Box, TiVo box or Virgin TV V6 connected with HDMI cables required for HD channels. Number of inclusive HD channels depends on package.

Sky Cinema on demand: Sky Cinema subscription required.

TV Go: Content available to view depends on TV package. Not all channels/content from relevant pack available. Live streaming and On Demand requires broadband/WiFi or 3G/4G access. UK only. Access via PC, Mac or TV Go App (selected iOS devices and Android™ devices only). Maximum 5 compatible devices per account can watch TV.

Premium channels (add-ons): 30 days’ notice required to remove premium channels/packs. Sky Cinema Premiere +1 not available in HD.