Cox offering network shows VOD


Cable MSO Cox Communications announced that its digital cable customers have anytime access to many of the most popular shows of the new fall season via the MyPrimetime category in Cox’s On DEMAND library. Starting the day after linear air, Cox customers can enjoy top rated shows from more than a dozen networks, including ABC, NBC, USA, AMC, TBS, TNT Comedy Central, Disney and more. The VOD viewing is being offered free as part of the digital service.

“The new fall TV season has started and Cox is excited to offer our customers a unique opportunity to catch their favorites whenever they want via MyPrimetime. MyPrimetime also makes it easy to sample some of the new shows available this season,” said David Pugliese, Sr. VP of Marketing for Cox Communications.

With the launch of the fall television season, Cox said its digital customers can access hundreds of episodes from shows including: ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Desperate Housewives,” “Flash Forward”; NBC’s “The Office,” “Parks and Recreation,” new shows “Community,” “Trauma” and “Mercy”; USA Network’s “Monk” and “Psych”; Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” and “Colbert Report”; FX’s “NipTuck”; Disney’s “Jonas” and many more shows from broadcast and cable networks. As the season progresses, Cox said it will add even more networks and shows to MyPrimetime.

“We’re happy to offer NBC Universal’s buzz worthy new and returning fall shows to Cox customers via MyPrimetime,” said Bradley Fleisher, Sr. VP, TV Networks Distribution, NBC Universal. “Whether it’s to sample a new show or just catch up, MyPrimetime makes access to our quality content easy to enjoy,” he added.

“Our research indicates that customers love MyPrimetime. They don’t have to remember to set their DVRs and it gives them an opportunity to sample shows they may otherwise miss, including some of the new, much talked about shows of the season, all for free with Cox Digital Cable,” added Cox’s Pugliese.