Consumers face a seemingly endless array of choices for movies and TV shows on their connected TVs and set-top boxes (STBs). And, searching for content can be overwhelming for the average viewer. Gracenote simplifies and personalizes this experience, transforming TVs and STBs into gateways to intelligently explore digital media, as well as to drive revenue opportunities for content distributors. Gracenote Video Explore taps into a global database of movie and TV metadata featuring movie cover art, cast and credits, filmographies and other information. Video Explore filters and sorts this data to improve how viewers search for content, letting them easily discover and connect with interesting information about their favorite actors and TV shows, as well as related programs.