LOVEFiLM signs new streaming deal with NBCUniversal
LOVEFiLM, the Amazon owned film rental and streaming service, has announced the signing of a new streaming deal with NBCUniversal which will bring a number of American television series to on-demand subscribers – notably the US version of The Office, Heroes and 30 Rock.
The deal also encompasses a number of classic shows such as cult classic Knight Rider and follows a spate of recent deals including ABC, BBC and ITV.
Jim Buckle, Managing Director at LOVEFiLM, said: "This deal with NBCUniversal strengthens our exceptional and unrivalled on-demand TV offer. Our content, unbeatable value for money and the instant nature of our service make us the first choice for people who want the best possible entertainment experience."
Belinda Menendez, President, NBCUniversal International TV Distribution and Universal Networks International, added: "We're excited to announce this partnership with LOVEFiLM and proud of the NBCUniversal titles represented in this agreement. LOVEFiLM customers will now have access to the classic NBCU series they know and love, as well the opportunity to discover our other high-calibre programming."