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ViacomCBS, Comcast Announce Content Distribution Agreements

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The ViacomCBS portfolio of programming will be available to Xfinity customers.

ViacomCBS and Comcast Cable have announced comprehensive distribution agreements to deliver the entire ViacomCBS portfolio of broadcast, entertainment, news and sports programming to Xfinity customers. 

The multi-year deal features renewed carriage of ViacomCBS networks – including CBS Television Network, BET, CBS Sports Network, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, Pop TV, Smithsonian Channel, Showtime and others – in addition to extending the availability of popular ViacomCBS streaming services, Paramount+, Pluto TV and SHOWTIME OTT and expanding Comcast's rights to include BET+. 

"We are pleased to have reached new agreements that strengthen our long-valued partnership with Comcast," says Ray Hopkins, president, U.S. networks distribution, ViacomCBS. "ViacomCBS is a cornerstone content provider, and we look forward to serving millions of Xfinity customers with greater access to their favorite channels and programming from our leading brands." 

"ViacomCBS continues to be a great partner, and we are very pleased to provide our Xfinity customers with access to their content across our industry-leading platforms," says Rebecca Heap, senior vice president, consumer products and propositions, Comcast Cable. 

Other terms of the agreements were not disclosed. 

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