September 23, 2008
Netflix subscribers will be able to stream current CBS and Disney Channel television shows into their homes 24 hours after original broadcast under new agreements reached by the three companies. Among the CBS shows are CSI, NCIS and Numb3rs, while Disney shows include Hannah Montana, Wizards of Waverly Place and The Suite Life on Deck. Episodes from some older series, such as Star Trek, MacGyver and Family Ties, will be available as well. Netflix subscribers who pay $8.99 or more a month can stream an unlimited number of these and other selected TV shows and movies at no extra cost.