Comcast Cable has launched a high-definition feed of UPN 57 in Philadelphia following an agreement with affiliate WPSG-TV.
UPN HD, offered on channel 236, extends Comcast's HDTV lineup in the area to 16 hi-def nets. Others include ESPN, Discovery, INHD, INHD2, HBO, Cinemax, Showtime, Starz!, Comcast SportsNet, ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, PBS, and WB.
Comcast plans to offer UPN's HD feed starting June 15 in South Jersey, as well. The network will present primetime shows such as Girlfriends, All of Us, and Veronica Mars in hi-def, as well as a lineup of HD movies and IMAX titles.