Turner Broadcasting Signs Worldwide Adult Swim Content Deal With Spotify

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Today (20/05/2015), it was announced that a global partnership with the popular music streaming service, Spotify and Turner Broadcasting System was formed. The deal was made to offer content from popular Adult Swim series on the new Spotify video platform. On the service, video clips and full episodes from Adult Swim series such as Robot Chicken, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Rick and Morty and Tim & Eric’s Awesome Show will be available to Spotify fans in the U.S. In addition, full episodes of the aforementioned hit series, as well as other original series such as Black Jesus and Mr Pickles, will be made available to Spotify users in the UK, Germany and Sweden, with more territories to come. The deal also includes video clips of Conan O’Brian’s late night show, CONAN that airs on TBS in the U.S.

A spokesperson from Turner Broadcasting made this statement in regards of the Spotify deal:

“It’s vital that we make our content available to consumers on as many platforms as possible. This deal reflects yet another opportunity to distribute Turner’s award-winning and highly popular programming to new audiences through a high-profile delivery channel, providing both additional exposure and more consumption of our global portfolio of leading brands.”

https://pressroom.turner.com/us/turner-corporate-us/turner-broadcasting-announces-partnership-spotify

Cartoon Network Signs Hulu Content Deal In The USA

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Today (22/04/2015), it was announced that the internet streaming service Hulu in the United States has signed a multi-year content agreement with Turner Broadcasting System for shows made by Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TBS and TNT.

As part of the deal, full prior seasons of Adult Swim and Cartoon Network series such as Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Dexter’s Laboratory, Ben 10, as well as Robot Chicken, The Venture Bros, Adventure Time and Regular Show will be available to stream exclusively to Hulu subscribers for the first time. The deal also includes video streaming rights to Adult Swim and Cartoon Network classics, including Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, Sealab 2021, and The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack. The agreement also allows Hulu to obtain exclusive SVOD rights to certain future series that will launch on TNT, TBS, Adult Swim and Cartoon Network over the coming years.

David Levy, president of Turner Broadcasting made this statement in regards of the Hulu and Turner content deal.

“This deal with Hulu demonstrates the power of Turner Broadcasting’s branded networks and the high demand for our programming in the marketplace. This is a great opportunity to grow the reach of the networks’ original programming and complements our strategy of utilizing multiple platforms – including SVOD – to drive sampling, introduce new viewers to our content and give current fans the opportunity to explore and enjoy Turner’s new and existing series in a branded environment.”

Craig Erwich, Senior Vice President and Head of Content, Hulu also made this statement in regards of the agreement.

“The addition of multiple titles from Cartoon Network represents a significant step forward in continuing to build a strong programming offering for the kids audience on Hulu, The adult animation series from Adult Swim, as well as the additional series from TNT and TBS, are a perfect addition to our current offering.”

https://pressroom.turner.com/us/turner-corporate-us/hulu-and-turner-broadcasting-announce-extensive-multi-year-agreement