CBS CEO hints Amazon spent $9.1M for ‘Under the Dome’

CBS's "Under the Dome" was a top-rated show during its summer broadcast, in addition to being the focus of a unique streaming deal with Amazon.

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NEW YORK — CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves hinted to investors Tuesday that Amazon paid $ 700,000 an episode for “Under the Dome,” the summer sci-fi series that the online retailer streamed four days after CBS’ flagship broadcast network aired the shows.

Speaking at a UBS investor conference, Moonves said flexibility is key to getting the most out of subscription video-on-demand opportunities such as Netflix or Amazon Prime Instant Video.

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Posted in CNET on Dec 11th, 2013 by In The News Team   

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