Dec 6 2005
NBC Universal and Apple today announced new primetime, cable, late-night and classic TV shows, including primetime hits such as “Law & Order” and late-night favorites such as sketches from “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” on the iTunes Music Store. iTunes now offers more than 300 episodes of 16 popular TV shows for viewing on a computer or iPod. The word is that people have purchased and downloaded more than three million videos since the video side of the service debuted on October 12, already making the iTunes Music Store the world’s most popular video download store.
NBC Universal programming now available on the iTunes Music Store spans from the 1950s to the present, including NBC’s “Law & Order,” “The Office,” “Surface,” “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” the USA Network’s Emmy Award-winning “Monk” and Sci-Fi Channel’s “Battlestar Galactica” as well as classic TV shows including “Alfred Hitchcock Presents,” “Dragnet,” and “Adam-12″, on the iTunes Music Store beginning today. ….Oh and there’s also “Knight Rider.”
Television shows are available in the US only, and video availability varies by country. Television shows are USD$1.99 per episode, and music videos and short films are also USD$1.99 each.