CBS Corp., Time Warner Cable reach content carriage agreementby jmaloni
Deal includes retransmission consent for CBS-owned stations and carriage of Showtime, CBS Sports Network and Smithsonian Channel
Programming to resume by 6 p.m. today
CBS Corp. and Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks have reached an agreement for carriage of CBS owned stations on Time Warner Cable systems across the country, as well as Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network and Smithsonian Channel, it was announced today by representatives for the companies.
Programming on all networks will resume at 6 p.m. ET today. Though specific terms of the deal are not being disclosed, the agreement includes retransmission consent, as well as Showtime Anytime and VOD, for CBS stations on Time Warner Cable systems in New York (WCBS and WLYW), Los Angeles (KCBS and KCAL) and Dallas (KTVT and KTXA.)