CBS has raised the stakes in its ongoing power struggle with the Redstone family as it tries to prevent a forced merger with Viacom.
Last year, the two CBS OTT services reached almost five million subscribers, reaching the target originally set for 2020.
Viacom and CBS are to explore the possibility of becoming a single business.
CBS Corporation will acquire troubled Network Ten, one of three major commercial broadcast networks in Australia, and will launch CBS All Access in the country.
UK channels Channels CBS Reality, CBS Action, CBS Drama and Horror Channel have reached record audiences.
Viacom’s board of directors has ruled out a potential merger with CBS following receipt of National Amusements’ letter and request, and dissolved the special committee that was formed to evaluate a potential transaction.
Netflix and CBS Studios International have signed ab international licensing agreement for the new Star Trek television series.
Apple has stalled on plans to offer live TV channels over its Apple TV device.
US network CBS is in talks with Apple to bring live streaming content to the planned Apple TV service, CBS CEO Les Moonves said in an interview with Bloomberg TV.
French media company Vivendi wants to counter competition from Amazon Instant Prime, Netflix, maxdome and other players in the German subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) market through a relaunch of its SVOD service Watchever.