CBS All Access Expands Content Slate as Streaming Space Heats Up

SVOD seeks ‘premium shows that are not very niche’

Patrick Stewart from Star Trek sitting at a glass table with his hands clasped.
Star Trek: Picard, featuring Patrick Stewart's return to the franchise, will air on CBS All Access in early 2020. Trae Patton/CBS

When CBS All Access rolled out in October 2014, its only streaming competitors at the time were Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. Five years later, the streaming space has exploded and is about to get even more crowded.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.