NBCU, Verizon ink new carriage deal

Pact includes TV Everywhere component

NBCUniversal has signed a new carriage agreement with Verizon FiOS that covers the conglom’s broadcast and cable properties, the companies announced Monday.

The deal also gives the telco TV Everywhere rights to the programming, which will be accessible to FiOS subscribers on digital platforms.

Nets covered under the deal include NBC, Telemundo, Bravo, Syfy and Oxygen.

“This comprehensive agreement benefits our viewers and Verizon’s FiOS TV customers by making programming available across NBCUniversal’s vast content portfolio wherever the viewer goes on any device,” said Matt Bond, NBCU exec VP of content distribution.

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. NBCU signed a similar pact with Cablevision earlier this month.

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