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Nov 1 | The Movie Network (TMN) and CraveTV are now Crave

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On November 1, 2018, both The Movie Network and Crave TV are rebranding to Crave, providing our customers with two package options:

  • Crave + Movies + HBO or,
  • Crave

Customers subscribed to The Movie Network will have even more HD content to watch with Crave + Movies + HBO as the package will now include Crave originals like Letterkenny, previous seasons of Showtime series and hit TV series like The Big Bang Theory. Customers with TMN who already subscribe to Crave through Shaw will be automatically adjusted and will no longer be charged separately for Crave (formerly Crave TV).


On December 1, 2018, some customers will see an adjustment to their monthly rate depending on their current TV subscription. Customers were notified of the December 1, 2018, rate adjustment as early as October 1, 2018.


Crave will be the only place to get the biggest Hollywood movies and exclusive access to HBO, Showtime, and Crave Original series. Choose how and when you watch with 6 channels at your fingertips, On Demand on your set-top box and FreeRange TV, Crave.ca, and the new Crave app.

Key Dates

October 1 - November 30, 2018

  • Customers will be notified of a price adjustment to Crave or TMN based on their current TV subscription through their monthly invoice.

November 1. 2018

  • The Movie Network (TMN) becomes Crave + Movies + HBO
  • Existing TMN subscribers will automatically receive access to Crave.
    • Note: It may take a few days to receive access to all of the new content
  • For customers who subscribe to both TMN and Crave, Crave will become part of the Crave + Movies + HBO (fortmerly TMN) product and Crave will automatically be removed from their account.
    • It is important to note that any subscriptions to Crave that are not through Shaw Direct will not be cancelled automatically.
  • Crave (formerly CraveTV) subscribers will continue to enjoy access to the same content they receive today
  • Crave VOD content will become available through the set-top box for all subscribed Direct customers
    • All content will continue to be available on demand on FreeRange TV.
  • The TMN Go app, TMNGO.ca, CraveTV.ca, and themovienetwork.ca are no longer available. Subscribers can visit Crave.ca and download the Crave app to access all content.
    • Note: Customers who already have the Crave app downloaded may need to update it, if their settings do not allow for automatic app updates

December 1, 2018

  • Rate adjustment take effect for applicable subscribers as noted in their previous month's invoice.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is changing with The Movie Network and HBO Canada?

  • The Movie Network is now Crave! On November 1, your subscription to Crave + Movies + HBO (formerly TMN) will include Crave and will include Crave Originals like Letterkenny, previous seasons of Showtime and hit TV series like The Big Bang Theory.

What is Crave?

  • With Crave you will get exclusive access to Crave Originals, Showtime series, select HBO library series and more. Stream using the new Crave website and app or watch On Demand on the set-top box or FreeRange TV.

What is Crave + Movies + HBO?

  • With Crave + Movies + HBO, enjoy exclusive access to the most captivating movies, must-see HBO and Showtime series, and groundbreaking Crave Originals. Plus, you can choose how and when you watch with 6 live channels at your fingertips, On Demand via your set-top box and FreeRange TV, and using the Crave website and apps.

Why should customers subscribe to Crave through Shaw Direct?

  • Even at the new rate, customers will still receive a $2 discount for subscribing to Crave through Shaw Direct. Customers will also see just one bill, have all their content in one place, and gain access to Crave's on-demand library on the set-top box and through FreeRange TV. New customers will continue to receive their first month free.