Array of Hope announces the launch of its new channel and app for Roku, Apple TV, tablets, and all smartphones.
This new channel and app are a home for faith-filled content for the whole family now made available on popular mainstream viewing platforms. In addition to an all-new original weekly variety show called Rise Up–Live! for audiences of all ages, viewers have access to hundreds of offerings including concerts, short films, original programs and series, interviews with religious, a faith-formation series, music videos, virtual retreats, and more. Distinguishing itself from other Catholic streaming services, Array of Hope also offers live and fully interactive shows, educational content with fully downloadable resources as well as live partnered events that allow third-party organizations to stream their conferences and special events exclusively through the Array of Hope channel.
General audiences are invited to attend the full premiere of Rise Up-Live! on Februrary 8 at 8:30pm EST by downloading the Array of Hope channel and app on their preferred streaming platform. The app is currently available and can be downloaded in advance of the event. The website address is watch.arrayofhope.net.
Producer and Executive Director
Mario Costabile is a founding member and the executive director of Array of Hope.
He has been a successful music and film producer for over 40 years. He has produced content for film, television, and the recording business. Among the notable organizations he has done work for are MTV, VH1, FuseH, Discovery Channel, the SYFY Channel, Off-Broadway productions, Yamaha Music, Sony Music, Atlantic Records, and Universal Music. Mario has also created and produced many programs that regularly air on Catholic radio and television networks such as EWTN, The Catholic Television Network, The Catholic Faith Network, Salt and Light Media, Shalom World TV, and the NET. In the past few years, Mario produced a television series called “Fatima Gems” which is part of the online streaming service FORMED.
In 2009 Mario musically produced two hit singles on Christian Radio, “I Need An Angel” and “Alone Time” for the band Sacred Road. Currently, Mario is working on new music in 2021 to be released through Array Of Hope.
In 2020, Mario was awarded the Legatus “Bowie Kuhn Special Award” for evangelization, an award which recognizes an individual who has exhibited significant efforts to spread the good news of Jesus Christ among his peers.