SeeSaw introduces pay-for content on site

SeeSaw has launched the next generation of its online TV service offering premium content alongside its existing free programming.

US content deals have been confirmed with MTV Networks channels Comedy Central and MTV, providing customers with access to shows such as The Hills, South Park and My Super Sweet Sixteen.

SeeSaw's existing agreement with BBC Worldwide has been extended to offer premium content for rental including Fawlty Towers, Gavin & Stacey, Only Fools and Horses, Spooks and Top Gear.

With further studio deals to be announced in the coming weeks, SeeSaw will shortly be able to offer over 5,000 hours of programming.

Pierre-Jean Sebert, CEO SeeSaw commented: "Today's announcement marks the next phase in the evolution of the UK's most exciting online TV service. Since launch, SeeSaw has connected with one million TV lovers across the UK with a mixture of great content, a high quality viewing experience and simplicity of use. Going forward, we are confident that our blend of free and premium programming will enhance the appeal of SeeSaw to both viewers and advertisers."

DTG Staff  |  20.05.2010

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