Market Overview

Hulu and Viacom Sign Deal for Nickelodean Content

Share:
Related VIA
Barclays Upgrades Viacom, Sees 'Extreme Risks Priced In'
US Stock Futures Drop; All Eyes On Jobs Report
Activist Investing: Media Needs A Lift (Seeking Alpha)
Related VIAB
Comcast/Universal's 'Straight Outta Compton' Leads US Weekend Box Office With $13.2M
Markets Rebound; Investors Wonder If It's Time To Buy
Activist Investing: Media Needs A Lift (Seeking Alpha)

Hulu and Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA and VIAB) today announced an expansion of their content partnership that will bring Nickelodeon programming to the Hulu Plus service and its more than 2 million subscribers for the first time.  Beginning October 9, 2012, Hulu Plus subscribers can access five recent episodes of currently airing Nickelodeon live action and animated series, including "iCarly," "Big Time Rush," "VICTORiOUS," "How to Rock," "Supah Ninjas," "SpongeBob Squarepants," "Kung Fu Panda," "Penguins of Madagascar," "Winx Club," "Robot & Monster," "The Legend of Korra," "T.U.F.F. Puppy," and the new season of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" (coming soon), 21 days after the episodes air on television. Subscribers can catch up on these and many other current series at a new Nickelodeon destination on Hulu Plus, which will feature tune-in information and promotional elements to drive viewership of Nickelodeon's on-air lineup.

Posted-In: News Contracts

 

Related Articles (NFLX + VIA)

View Comments and Join the Discussion!

Get Benzinga's Newsletters