Sony Movie Channel has signed a new multi-year distribution agreement with Suddenlink, the seventh largest cable distributor in the U.S., with approximately 1.4 million residential and commercial customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia and elsewhere.

Along with Suddenlink’s distribution, Sony Movie Channel also is carried by satellite providers DirecTV and Dish Network, as well as Verizon FiOS, AT&T U-verse, and CenturyLink. The channel launched in fall of ’10, programmed with films from the Sony Pictures Entertainment library.