WWE Announces SVOD Deals


World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. announced three carriage deals for its WWE 24/7 subscription-video-on-demand service.

Insight Communications Co. Inc., Click! Network and MetroCast Cablevision have signed on to carry the service.

They join Cox Communications Inc., Blue Ridge Communications, RCN Corp., Sunflower Broadband, Massillon Cable TV and Shrewsbury Electric and Cable Communications.

“With a footprint covering some of the most passionate WWE fans in the entire country, Insight is a perfect fit for our product,” WWE vice president of affiliate sales Peter Clifford said in a prepared statement. “We take great pride in partnering with a true cable pioneer and another aggressive proponent of new on-demand products and services.”