What is AMC and how do I watch the channel?

Everything you need to know about the drama channel, which is exclusive to BT customers.

Last updated: 20 June 2018 - 4.17pm

AMC is the new drama channel, exclusive to BT customers

The channel brings you the hottest new programmes on UK television, so get set for big drama and big thrills.

Where have I heard of AMC before?

Breaking Bad

AMC is the US network behind the award-winning and critically acclaimed smash-hit dramas Mad Men and Breaking Bad.

AMC Studios has produced award-winning and culturally distinctive series including Fear the Walking Dead, which delivered record breaking first season ratings for cable television.

Other shows they have produced included the Peabody Award-winning Rectify, the thrilling Into the Badlands and the adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale’s Hap and Leonard.

What can I watch on AMC?

BT TV customers can watch an incredible mix of new dramas, classic series and much-loved films on AMC. The channel brings you the hottest new programmes on UK television, so get set for big drama and big thrills.

New shows include the highly-anticipated The Terror, the latest episodes of Fear the Walking Dead, the critically acclaimed Into the Badlands, Ride with Norman Reedus and Snatch.

New episodes of Hap and Leonard: Mucho Mojo, Halt and Catch Fire season 3 and James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction are currently airing in summer 2018.

The Terror on AMC

AMC viewers can also look forward to runs of classic series such as Mad Men, The Shield, Breaking Bad and Grey’s Anatomy.

What channel number is it?

AMC is available to BT TV customers on channel 332 and Sky Guide channel 192..

You get AMC with one of BT’s great TV packages or by taking BT Sport.

Can I watch in HD?

AMC is available in stunning HD on BT TV channel 381, for customers with a HD channel TV package.

Is there a catch-up service?

BT TV customers with AMC can watch shows on catch-up using the BT Player.

Fantastic shows such as Fear the Walking Dead, The Terror and Into The Badlands will be available to watch on catch-up for 30 days after they’ve aired.

AMC catch-up content is available to BT TV customers only.

How do I get AMC?

AMC from BT is available to BT TV customers in standard definition on channel 332, and sufficient line speed and a subscription to the BT Sport Pack on BT TV or an extra channel pack to watch the live AMC channel on BT TV.

Existing BT TV customers who do not subscribe to an extra channel pack or the BT Sport Pack will need to take the BT Sport Pack on BT TV and re-contract BT TV and BT Broadband for 12 months to watch the live channel on BT TV.

BT TV customers will receive access to AMC catch-up content via their BT Player. AMC is a separate bolt-on bonus channel and may be removed at any time.

*To watch the AMC channel, you'll need to have a fast enough line and be enabled for internet channels, for example by taking the BT Sport Pack on BT TV.

Sky customers can watch AMC on the Sky Digital Satellite Platform on channel 192 (If you have AMC in HD this is also on channel 192). To be able to watch AMC on Sky you'll need to have BT Sport on Sky.

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