CBS has made a deal to make its CBS All Access streaming subscription service available to Prime subscribers via Amazon Channels.
At first, Prime subscribers will be able to get the commercial-free version of the service for $9.99 a month. CBS said it will make its limited commercial plan available via Amazon in the coming months for $5.99.
“CBS All Access on Amazon Channels offers a seamless way for Amazon Prime members to get all the benefits of CBS All Access, including their favorite CBS shows plus premium original series like Star Trek: Discovery,No Activity and The Good Fight,” Rob Gelick, senior VP and GM, digital platforms, CBS Interactive Entertainment, said in a statement. “As the first Amazon Channels partner to offer a linear feed of a subscriber’s local broadcast station in addition to video on demand, we’re thrilled to bring live programming to Prime members.”
Amazon has been making deals to make programming from more networks available on its Amazon Channels. At the same time, it is stepping up its own original programming and sports offerings.
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