Netflix Inc. and Warner Bros. Television Group today announced a licensing agreement allowing U.S. Netflix members to enjoy complete previous seasons of serialized dramas produced by Warner Bros.
Among the shows coming to Netflix next year will be "Revolution," a drama for NBC from J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Productions, which ranks as the #1 new series of the 2012?13 television season; "Political Animals," the USA Network miniseries with Sigourney Weaver; "Longmire," A&E's Western mystery series based on the novels by author Craig Johnson; and "666 Park Avenue," the ABC supernatural thriller starring Terry O'Quinn and Vanessa Williams.
Also coming to Netflix will be the drama "The Following," starring Kevin Bacon, as well as hit serialized Warner Bros. Television series "Chuck," "Fringe" and "The West Wing."
The agreement covers a current slate of eight Warner Bros. shows as well as potential future shows. Under the agreement, the shows can also be made available via traditional syndication windows, electronic sell-through services and on a catch-up basis for recently aired episodes.
Further details of the deal were not disclosed.