Those hoping to see the MGM HD channel arrive on Virgin Media will now find the movies available on Virgin Media, albeit on the Sky Movie channels. Sky has announced: On the 16th January 2014 , The MGM HD channel will close and will no longer be available to Sky customers. It will also disappear from the EPG on this date.
We’re committed to providing the best movie offering in the market and have signed an exclusive library deal with MGM to include their movies as part of the Sky Movies subscription, available on our channels and On Demand. As a result of this, the MGM HD channel is closing.