This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
TheStreet Open House

Netflix Brings New Girl To U.S. Members In An Exclusive Multi-Year Streaming Deal With Twentieth Century Fox Television

Stocks in this article: NFLX

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) and Twentieth Century Fox Television, today announced a new multi-year exclusive subscription video on demand agreement for one of the most popular primetime comedies on air today.  The first season of New Girl will be available for members to watch instantly beginning today, July 1 st.  Subsequent seasons of the Golden Globe® nominated show will all be available to Netflix after the broadcast seasons.

(Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130701/SF40721)

(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101014/SF81638LOGO)

" New Girl has proven to be the biggest breakout sitcom hit of the season and we are thrilled to be able offer it so quickly to our U.S. subscribers," said Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos.  "We know our members love comedies and that they'll enjoy watching all the current and future episodes of New Girl whenever and wherever they want."

"We are delighted that Netflix viewers will now have the opportunity to enjoy this remarkable comedy," said Gina Brogi, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Pay Television and Subscription Video on Demand, Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution.  She added, "As a leader in digital distribution, Netflix is an important partner for us. We are thrilled to continue building our relationship with them."

New Girl, recently renewed for a third season on FOX, is a fresh comedy series from executive producer and writer Liz Meriwether ( No Strings Attached), centering on an offbeat girl Jess ( Zooey Deschanel), who, after a bad breakup, moves in with three single guys, changing all their lives in an unexpected way.  The hit ensemble comedy struck a chord early on with viewers with its fresh look at modern relationships.

New Girl is produced by Chernin Entertainment in association with 20th Century Fox Television. The series was created by Elizabeth Meriwether. Meriwether, Brett Baer, Dave Finkel, Jake Kasdan, Peter Chernin and Katherine Pope are executive producers, with Meriwether, Baer and Finkel serving as co-showrunners/writers and Kasdan directing multiple episodes of the series.

About NetflixNetflix is the world's leading Internet television network with more than 36 million members in 40 countries enjoying more than one billion hours of TV shows and movies per month, including Netflix original series. For one low monthly price, Netflix members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.  Learn more about how Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) is pioneering Internet television at  www.netflix.com or follow Netflix on  Facebook and Twitter.

About Twentieth Century Fox Television

A 21st Century Fox company, Twentieth Century Fox Television is one of the industry's most prolific suppliers of primetime television programming and entertainment content, including the blockbuster and Emmy and Golden Globe winning "Modern Family," the pop culture phenomenon and Golden Globe winning "Glee," the celebrated anthology series "American Horror Story," the hit comedies "New Girl" and "How I Met Your Mother," and the longest running primetime scripted series in the history of television, "The Simpsons." The studio recently returned the Emmy Award-winning cult hit "Arrested Development" to production on new episodes, and its cable production division Fox 21 is responsible for this year's Emmy Award winner and Golden Globe winner for Outstanding Drama Series, "Homeland."

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

Jim Cramer's protégé, David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

Jim Cramer's protégé, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!

Markets

DOW 17,387.21 -291.49 -1.65%
S&P 500 2,029.55 -27.54 -1.34%
NASDAQ 4,681.4970 -90.2660 -1.89%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs