AT&T announced a distribution agreement with Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. to deliver TBS in HD and CNN HD as part of the AT&T U-verse(SM) TV High Definition (HD) channel lineup.
Under the agreement, AT&T U-verse TV customers now have access to TBS in HD, just in time for the Major League Baseball divisional playoffs. The agreement also allows for the continued carriage of TNT HD and will give
AT&T U-verse TV customers access to CNN HD later this year.
“Major League Baseball is followed by loyal fans across the country, and we’re proud to offer the playoffs in HD to our U-verse TV customers,” said Rob Thun, senior vice president of Programming, AT&T Operations, Inc. “We realize that HD programming is becoming increasingly important to our viewers, and we’re excited to continue expanding our HD lineup throughout the year.”