August 3, 2022
Fox Corporation Aug. 3 announced the completion of a multi-year renewal of its distribution agreement with Verizon for the latter’s Fios TV platform.
The agreement includes the continued distribution of the full portfolio of Fox brands, including Fox News Media, Fox Sports, Fox Network and local Fox TV stations in markets such as New York, Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia.
The renewal for the first time includes the ad-supported Fox Weather streaming service, while the Tubi AVOD platform will be included in both Fios TV set-top boxes, as well as on many other platforms.
“Fox is pleased to extend and expand our long-standing relationship with Verizon as we add Fox Weather and Tubi to our industry-leading portfolio of news, sports and entertainment available to Verizon’s subscribers,” Michael Biard, president of operations and distribution at Fox Corporation, said in a statement.