Presto TV adds 20th Century Fox titles

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Presto TV has signed a deal with 20th Century Fox for its streaming service that will see it become the “exclusive” subscription video on demand home to full seasons of Modern Family.

Presto TV will feature the first four seasons of the sitcom with Season Five to premiere in the second half of 2015.

It will also include full seasons of Homeland, American Horror Story, The Americans, Glee and Louie.

Presto TV has also acquired every episode of The X-Files, Roswell, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel and My Name is Earl.

“20th Century Fox is a prolific producer of great television programming and we are delighted to have access to some of their most successful shows including series which are currently in production such as Modern Family and Homeland for Presto TV,” Shaun James, Director of Presto and On Demand, said.

“Our deal with 20th Century Fox has also bolstered our great library of television with some of the most iconic television shows ever produced including the X-Files and Buffy The Vampire Slayer which have amassed massive fan bases around the world and which will now be available to Presto TV subscribers to watch every episode when and where they want on demand.

“We are continuing to add programming to our Presto TV service and have more exciting announcements to come.”

“We’re delighted to partner with Presto TV, one of Australia’s premiere streaming platforms,” said Gina Brogi, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Pay Television and SVOD, Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution.

“Presto TV is the perfect new home for the first four seasons of Modern Family on SVOD. This program, along with the other great Fox programs, will give Australian viewers more choices and better programming than ever.”

4 Comments:

  1. So one wonders which streaming service will bring us Person of Interest. Netflix is my guess, but does this mean Channel Nine would not have to rights to show season five, when CBS in the US get around to it….if at all….I am starting to wonder and for the record hugely upset that CBS are even considering cancelling this amazing TV show. It is the best show on TV in terms of quality and originality. Such a shame that networks cannot recognise excellent writing and acting and the foresight these creators have. This show has so much story to tell, and CBS want to cut that short. And it’s J J Abrams for God’s sake…..what are they thinking? Their programming boss is an idiot.

    • Not going to happen. Simpsons Syndication is literally worth millions.
      The last cable deal in the US signed at $750 million…. streaming providers can’t afford that.

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