Netflix deal brings 100s of Disney ABC shows to streaming service

first_imgNetflix can add another notch to its belt now that it has struck a deal with the Disney-ABC Television Group, which brings new hit television shows to the company’s instant streaming service.Hundreds of episodes from shows spanning the ABC Television Network and Disney Channel will be available including previously unavailable content from ABC Family. In addition to episodes of your favorite television series, Disney and ABC Family movies will be available including, “High School Musical,” “High School Musical 2,” “Camp Rock” and “Beauty & the Briefcase.” New movie releases will include “Avalon High,” “Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam” and “Revenge of the Bridesmaids.”As part of the deal, prior season episodes, new to Netflix subscribers, will be available for shows including, “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Desperate Housewives” while some shows will make their way to the Netflix catalog for the first time including, “Brothers & Sisters,” “Scrubs” and “Reaper.”For parents, the deal means your kids will get their fill of Disney Channel favorites including “Phineas and Ferb,” “Good Luck Charlie,” “The Suite Life on Deck,” “Wizards of Waverly Place,” “Hannah Montana” and “The Suite Life of Zack & Cody.” Disney-ABC will make new television episodes available for streaming 15 days after their initial broadcast.Netflix began as a DVD-by-mail rental service, but has grown to offer as an option a streaming-only service which it first launched in Canada and later made available in the United States. Currently, Netflix has 16 million members with memberships beginning at $7.99 for streaming only.Read more at Netflixlast_img read more