New NBC Shows Get Early Debuts on AOL

Sep 11, 2006  •  Post A Comment

AOL will offer exclusive online premieres for new NBC shows “Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip” and “Twenty Good Years.” They will be available commercial-free on AOL.com/television for one week in advance of their on-air premieres.

“Studio 60” posts Monday, Sept. 11, on AOL, and “Twenty Good Years” will go live online Oct. 4. The series are produced by Warner Bros. Television.

The NBC effort is one of many online previews offered by broadcasters for this fall season. This past weekend, Fox offered online the first seven minutes of “The Simpsons” prior to the show’s Sept. 10 debut. Later this month, The CW will place three of its prime-time series on MSN.com for a week before their on-air premieres. …