CBS launches fall preview Ipad app

MUMBAI: US broadcaster CBS has launched a free CBS Fall Preview iPad app.

This gives iPad users a look at the network‘s new fall drama series ‘Unforgettable’, ‘Person of Interest’ and ‘A Gifted Man’, as well as its new comedy series ‘2 Broke Girls‘ and ‘How To Be a Gentleman‘.

Pauley Perrette, who plays the energetic forensic specialist Abby Sciuto on ‘NCIS‘, is the app‘s featured guide, giving iPad users a fun, up-close look at CBS‘s five new shows with special previews, behind-the-scenes videos, exclusive photo galleries, a complete CBS fall schedule with calendar integration features and, as an ode to Unforgettable, a memory challenge.

The CBS Fall Preview app‘s unique iPad experience includes the following features:

· In-depth Previews: Includes special previews and behind-the-scenes videos of the new CBS line-up, as well as exclusive photo galleries of the shows‘ casts.

· Unique, Integrated Video Elements: On the home screen, NCIS‘s Pauley Perrette introduces each new show, while offering fun anecdotes about the cast, characters and storylines.

· An "Unforgettable" Memory Challenge: Gives users a fun way to test out their memory while interacting with the new series. Users also have the chance to win a new 50-inch plasma TV.

· Social Media Integration: Social media posts from the official Twitter accounts for all CBS shows are integrated directly into the app.


Fans without iPads can visit for content including videos, games, blogs and contests, for all of the broadcaster‘s new and returning series.

The app also serves as a companion to the CBS Fall Preview, a primetime special previewing CBS‘s new fall lineup, hosted by Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar, stars of the comedy series, ‘The Big Bang Theory. The special will air on 8 September, immediately following an episode of the show.

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