Hulu, 20th Century Fox Cut Streaming Rights Deal for ‘M*A*S*H,’ ‘NYPD Blue'
Hulu will stream full seasons of such classic series as M*A*S*H, NYPD Blue and How I Met Your Mother as part of a expansive agreement with 20th Century Fox Distribution.
As part of the agreement, Hulu will stream every episode of such iconic drama series as Bones, St, Elsewhere and Hill Stret Blues as well as comedy series The Bernie Mac Show, The Mary Tyler Moore Show and The Bob Newhart Show, said officials from the OTT service.
The deal builds on a current agreement between the two parties that features such current shows as This is Us, Fresh Off The Boat, Empire, The Last Man On Earth and Homeland, as well as animated fare like The Cleveland Show, American Dad! and Futurama.
The list of shows featured in the deal also includes the following:
Hit Comedies: Raising Hope, Better Off Ted, Reba, Life in Pieces
Long-Running Dramas:Glee, Burn Notice, White Collar, The Practice
Fan Favorites: Don’t Trust the B—in Apartment 23, The Grinder, Blue Collar, Saving Grace, Lie To Me, Graceland
Cult Hits: Dollhouse, Wilfred, The Glades
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