CBS Action, which is owned by CBS Studios and AMC Networks is expanding its reach by launching on the UK free-to-air digital television provider, Freeview.
This carriage deal will enable CBS Action to reach 9 out of 10 households, on channel number 70 from 1st October 2014.
CBS Action programming highlights include flagship series such as NCIS, Hawaii Five-0 and Star Trek: The Next Generation, with digitally re-mastered episodes.
Tanya Gugenheim, Chief Business Development Officer, AMCNI – Zone
said: “Following the successful launch of CBS Reality on DTT in April, we are excited that CBS Action is now also going to be available to Freeview homes. CBS Action showcases the best in action dramas and sci-fi, so a really great fit with the Freeview audience.”