Beverly Hills, Calif. – Netflix (NASD: NFLX) on Wednesday announced a new
agreement with Disney, to offer hundreds of episodes of programs from Disney’s
ABC, Disney Channel and ABC Family on its streaming video service. The catch with
the new deal is that episodes of current shows like "Grey’s Anatomy"
and "Desperate Housewives" will not be available on Netflix until 15
days after their initial telecast.
The deal also adds "Brothers &
Sisters" to Netflix, every episode of "Lost" and "Ugly
Betty," and Disney Chanel and ABC Family movies like "High School
Musical" and "Avalon High."