Netflix, 20th Century Fox strike pay TV deal in South America


20th Century FOXNetflix and Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution unveiled a multi-year licensing agreement that will soon make a host of TV series and films available for Netflix members to instantly watch in Latin America and Brazil.

All past seasons of 24, Prison Break, The X-Files and Arrested Development will be available for viewing beginning 7/15, as well as current and past seasons of How I Met Your Mother, Glee and Bones.

In addition, Twentieth Century Fox classic films including Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Wall Street and Office Space, will come to Netflix on 7/1, with more films and TV series to be added over the next few years.

Netflix launched in 43 countries and territories in Latin America, including Brazil, in September 2011. Since then, the number of movie and TV shows available to watch instantly has more than doubled. Additionally, the number of devices members can use to enjoy Netflix continues to expand in the region and now includes game players, Smart TVs, tablets, smart phones and Apple TV.