FiOS TV re-ups with Showtime; debuts "Showtime Anytime"


Verizon’s FiOS TV customers are gaining more online and mobile video content with unlimited access to Showtime Anytime, featuring more than 400 hours of original programming, hit movies and sports offerings, available for viewing on any computer or iPad.  It launched 1/10 free of charge for FiOS TV customers who subscribe to Showtime.

Verizon and Showtime Networks also extended their existing carriage agreement into 2017. The five-year agreement includes Showtime, The Movie Channel, Flix, the networks’ multiplex and on-demand channels, and Smithsonian Channel, a JV between Showtime Networks and the Smithsonian Institution.

FiOS customers can access Showtime Anytime at or or by downloading the Showtime Anytime iPad app from the iTunes App Store and use their Verizon FiOS login credentials to watch anywhere in the U.S.

Showtime series offered series include “Dexter,” “Weeds,” “Homeland,” “Californication,” “Shameless,” “Nurse Jackie,” “The Big C,” “Episodes,” the “Borgias,” and the upcoming comedy series “House of Lies” and “Inside Comedy.”