Amazon’s LoveFilm signs Euro content deal with CBS

European online video service LoveFilm has signed a multi-year licensing deal with US network CBS Studios to bring popular shows from CBS and premium television network Showtime to viewers in the UK and Germany.

Content will be available from today in these markets, and includes hit CBS series The Good Wife and Blue Bloods plus award-winning programming from Showtime such as Nurse Jackie, Californication and Dexter. Also included are both the original 1960s Star Trek series and Star Trek Voyager.

Armando Nuñez, President and CEO of CBS Global Distribution Group, said: “We’re excited to partner with LOVEFiLM and their terrific subscription service on an agreement that will bring their UK and German subscribers a range of CBS content that audiences around the world are very passionate about.”

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