BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The complete first seasons of the hit ABC shows Revenge, Once Upon a Time and Scandal are now available for U.S. members to watch instantly on Netflix and will become exclusive to Netflix at the end of the month.
Season 1 of each series launches on Netflix just in time for their Season 2 premieres on ABC this fall: Season 1 of Scandal, starring Kerry Washington, Season 1 of Revenge, featuring Emily VanCamp and Golden Globe nominee Madeleine Stowe, and Season 1 of Once Upon a Time, starring Ginnifer Goodwin, are now available to instantly watch on Netflix. Following each of their Season 2 premieres, Netflix will be the only subscription service where members can watch entire past seasons of these great shows.
"We are thrilled that Netflix will become the exclusive subscription destination for the first seasons of these successful ABC shows. We know our members like to immerse themselves in their favorite shows and Scandal, Revenge and Once Upon a Time are the kind of smart, serialized dramas that Netflix members love," said Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer of Netflix.
Revenge, Once Upon a Time and Scandal add to the existing library of great ABC series currently available on Netflix including Grey's Anatomy, Private Practice, Desperate Housewives and Lost.
With more than 27 million streaming members in the United States, Canada, Latin America, the United Kingdom and Ireland, Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) is the world's leading internet subscription service for enjoying movies and TV programs. For one low monthly price, Netflix members can instantly watch movies and TV programs streamed over the internet to PCs, Macs and TVs. Among the large and expanding base of devices streaming from Netflix are the Microsoft Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii and Sony PS3 consoles; an array of Blu-ray disc players, internet-connected TVs, home theatre systems, digital video recorders and internet video players; Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, as well as Apple TV and Google TV. In all, more than 800 devices that stream from Netflix are available. For additional information, visit www.netflix.com. Follow Netflix on Facebook and Twitter.
About Disney/ABC Television Group The Disney/ABC Television Group is composed of The Walt Disney Company's (NYSE: DIS) global entertainment and news television properties, owned television stations, as well as radio and publishing businesses. This includes ABC Entertainment Group, ABC News, ABC Owned Television Stations Group, Disney Channels Worldwide, ABC Family and SOAPnet, as well as Disney/ABC Domestic Television and Disney Media Distribution. Publisher Hyperion and the Company's equity interest in A+E Networks round out the Group's portfolio of media businesses.
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