LOVEFiLM has struck a content deal with Viacom International Media Networks which will see a number of VIMN owned and distributed titles made available to subscribers of the OTT service. The titles covered by this deal come from VIMN’s portfolio of channels, including MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr. and Comedy Central.
Titles covered by this deal, which are now available for members of LOVEFiLM in the UK to stream immediately, include MTV’s reality series The Hills, Teen Mom, Jersey Shore and British spin-off Geordie Shore; Ashton Kutcher’s celebrity prank show Punk’d; and a number of kids shows such as Dora The Explorer, Blue’s Clues, SpongeBob SquarePants, Team Umizoomi, Bubble Guppies and Go Diego Go!.
“We’re thrilled to announce the arrival of hundreds of great shows from prestigious broadcasters such as MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon”, said Chris Bird, LOVEFiLM’s Director of Content Strategy. “These new additions to our already extensive selection of entertainment will offer our members – kids and adults alike – more variety than ever before.”
While David Lynn, Executive Vice President and Managing Director of VIMN UK, added: “This is a great way for our audience to access some of VIMN’s most well-known content, across any device. This partnership will create a fantastic gateway through which fans can view their favourite VIMN shows.”