Amazon And CBS Corporation Renew Content Licensing Agreement For The Second
Season Of "UNDER THE DOME"
LOS ANGELES and SEATTLE, Sept. 12, 2013
LOS ANGELES and SEATTLE, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --CBS Corporation and
Amazon.com, Inc. announced today that the companies have renewed their content
licensing agreement for season two of the hit CBS seriesUNDER THE DOME. The
serialized drama from Steven Spielberg's Amblin Television, based on Stephen
King's bestselling novel of the same name, will return for its second season
on the CBS Television Network in summer 2014.
Prime Instant Video will remain the exclusive online subscription home
forUNDER THE DOME. Amazon Prime members will have unlimited streaming of all
the series' episodes four days after their initial broadcast on CBS and will
be able to enjoy them on hundreds of compatible Amazon Instant Video devices
including Kindle Fire HD, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Roku, Xbox 360,
PlayStation 3 and the Wii U gaming console. Episodes ofUNDER THE DOMEwill
also be available for purchase and download exclusively at Amazon Instant
UNDER THE DOME, which premiered on CBS in June, is the most-watched series of
the summer across broadcast and cable (14.85m), and is also the #1 broadcast
series in adults 18-49 (3.9/11), and adults 25-54 (5.2/13). On Amazon, the
first episode of UNDER THE DOME was the most watched TV premiere in the
history of Prime Instant Video, and the show was watched by more customers of
the service than any other series this summer.
UNDER THE DOME is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with
Steven Spielberg's Amblin Television. Steven Spielberg, Stephen King, Brian
K. Vaughan, Neal Baer, Stacey Snider, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank and Jack
Bender serve as executive producers.
About CBS Corporation
CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and
distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to
audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date
back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate
on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in
the U.S. and one of the world's largest libraries of entertainment content,
making its brand – "the Eye" – one of the most recognized in business. The
Company's operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment,
including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film, outdoor advertising, and
interactive and socially responsible media. CBS's businesses include CBS
Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner
Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, TVGN (a joint
venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon &
Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Radio, CBS Outdoor, CBS Television
Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group (CBS Studios International and CBS
Television Distribution), CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home
Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia. For more information, go to
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