NHK unveils On Demand line-up

Japanese network tauts new TV service

TOKYO — Pubcaster NHK unveiled its programming for the new webcasting service, NHK On Demand, that is skedded to launch

on December 1, on Wednesday.

Viewers will be able watch shows from the service via their home PCs, broadband-connected TV monitors or cable TV,

paying about 300 yen ($2.83) per program or about 1,500 yen ($14.15) for a monthly pack.

Programming will be in three categories — news programs, dramas and other recently broadcast shows that viewers may have missed

and library shows, which are selections from the best of NHK’s past programming, including docus and concerts. Shows in the first two categories will be webcast for a week.

At the start of the service NHK plans to offer 82 shows in the “missed” category and 125 in the “library” category, with a total of 1344 titles.

More TV

  • 'Scarface' Slated for 35th Anniversary Re-Release

    Film News Roundup: 'Scarface' Set for 35th Anniversary Re-Release

    TOKYO — Pubcaster NHK unveiled its programming for the new webcasting service, NHK On Demand, that is skedded to launch on December 1, on Wednesday. Viewers will be able watch shows from the service via their home PCs, broadband-connected TV monitors or cable TV, paying about 300 yen ($2.83) per program or about 1,500 yen […]

  • John Malkovich Valley of the Gods

    John Malkovich to Play Hercule Poirot in Agatha Christie's 'The ABC Murders'

    TOKYO — Pubcaster NHK unveiled its programming for the new webcasting service, NHK On Demand, that is skedded to launch on December 1, on Wednesday. Viewers will be able watch shows from the service via their home PCs, broadband-connected TV monitors or cable TV, paying about 300 yen ($2.83) per program or about 1,500 yen […]

  • Danica Patrick

    TV News Roundup: Danica Patrick to Host 2018 ESPY Awards

    TOKYO — Pubcaster NHK unveiled its programming for the new webcasting service, NHK On Demand, that is skedded to launch on December 1, on Wednesday. Viewers will be able watch shows from the service via their home PCs, broadband-connected TV monitors or cable TV, paying about 300 yen ($2.83) per program or about 1,500 yen […]

  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Boss on 30-Hour Cancellation, Revival, Planning the End

    TOKYO — Pubcaster NHK unveiled its programming for the new webcasting service, NHK On Demand, that is skedded to launch on December 1, on Wednesday. Viewers will be able watch shows from the service via their home PCs, broadband-connected TV monitors or cable TV, paying about 300 yen ($2.83) per program or about 1,500 yen […]

  • Michael Jackson Sony

    Michael Jackson Estate Slams ABC News Special

    TOKYO — Pubcaster NHK unveiled its programming for the new webcasting service, NHK On Demand, that is skedded to launch on December 1, on Wednesday. Viewers will be able watch shows from the service via their home PCs, broadband-connected TV monitors or cable TV, paying about 300 yen ($2.83) per program or about 1,500 yen […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content