Dora Streams Again – Amazon Signs Deal With Viacom, Wins Popular Kids' Shows Netflix Lost
In a major win for Amazon (at least in parents’ eyes), the company announced today that it has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Viacom, which brings to its Prime Instant Video service the popular kids programs Netflix recently lost, after allowing its Viacom deal to expire. Amazon’s deal, a multi-year, multi-national licensing agreement, includes Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. fare like Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants, Bubble Guppies, The Backyardigans, Fairly Odd Parents, Fresh Beat Band, Team Umizoomi, Blue’s Clues, iCarly, Victorious, and more. For older viewers, the deal also includes MTV and Comedy Central programming like Awkward, Tosh.0, Key & Peele, Teen Mom 2, and Workaholics. In total, over 250 TV seasons and more than 3,900 episodes have been added. Outside the U.S., LOVEFiLM customers in the U.K. and Germany will get some of the same shows later this summer. “Kids’ shows are one of the most watched TV genres on Prime Instant Video,” said Bill ...
A conversation with Linden Ashby, Teen Wolf's Sheriff Stilinski
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Wyclef, Kid Ink appearing on MTV's RapFix on May 1
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MTV Movie Awards hand top prize to 'Marvel's The Avengers'
By April, award shows for the previous year seem a bit late. For MTV it seems right as they handed out their awards tonight (April 14).
MTV cancels reality show 'Buckwild' following the death of star
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