RTÉ SHOWS FOR NETFLIX BRITAIN AND IRELAND
The Clinic, Raw, Kinnaskulla and many more RTÉ shows will be made available on NetfliX from the 15 September 2012. Raw will be available to Irish users of the service. Users will be able to stream these titles and more on internet enabled devices.
“We are thrilled to partner with RTÉ to add these great Irish TV shows to our growing catalogue of serialized TV,” said Kelly Merryman, Vice President of Content Acquisition. “We know these TV favourites will be enjoyed by our members in Ireland and are excited for them to find a new audience as we introduce them to our Irish and UK members.”
“We’re delighted to join forces with Netflix to bring these popular RTÉ series to the one million Netflix members in the UK and Ireland,” said Aisling McCabe, Director of Content and Strategy, RTÉ Digital. “Our strategy is to ensure viewers can view their favourite RTÉ programmes everywhere and anywhere, and working with Netflix gives viewers even more choice.”
So far Netflix has added 1million users to their service.