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MTV brings more content to iTunes

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MUMBAI: MTV US and Apple have announced that new television programming from Spike TV, Nick at Nite, TV Land, Logo, MTV and The N is now available on the iTunes music store.

Adding to the hit MTV Networks content already on iTunes, this new round of programming available for purchase and download crosses virtually every genre and includes Spike TV's brand-new action series Blade: The Series MTV's prank-comedy show Viva La Bam and TV Land's Sit Down Comedy with David Steinberg. MTV's programming had debuted earlier this year on iTunes. Comedy Central's South Park sold over one million episodes. iTunes now offers over 150 TV shows for $1.99 per episode for viewing on a computer or iPod.

MTV digital media executive VP Nicholas Lehman says, "At MTV Networks, our brands create some of the most vibrant, entertaining and pop culture-defining programming today. We are excited to add more of our diverse programming to iTunes and to connect a broad digital audience with our bold entertainment content."

Apple's VP iTunes Eddy Cue says, "MTV Networks' programming has been a hit with customers since launching on iTunes earlier this year. iTunes is the world's most popular online video store with over 35 million videos sold, and we continue to expand the catalogue of great television content now with over 150 network and cable programmes available."

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