CBS ALL ACCESS TO STREAM PARAMOUNT NETWORK'S "68 WHISKEY"
Season One from Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's Imagine Television Studios
and CBS Television Studios Is Now Available to Binge on CBS All Access
May 15, 2020 - CBS All Access, CBS' subscription video on demand and live streaming service, today announced the addition of Paramount Network's 68 WHISKEY, introducing the CBS All Access audience to additional content from within the ViacomCBS family. All 10 episodes of the hour-long comedic drama are now available to stream on the service, giving subscribers the perfect summer binge.
When 68 WHISKEY premiered on Jan. 15 on the Paramount Network, it broke a new record as the most-watched cable drama series premiere in over a year (Nielsen live plus 3-day ratings, since November 2018).
Blending intense drama with irreverent humor, 68 WHISKEY follows a multicultural band of Army medics stationed in Afghanistan on a base nicknamed "The Orphanage." Together, the medics navigate a dangerous and sometimes absurd world, relying on comradery, various vices, and occasionally a profound sense of purpose to carry them through. 68 WHISKEY stars Sam Keeley, Jeremy Tardy, Gage Golightly, Cristina Rodlo, Beth Riesgraf, Lamont Thompson, Nicholas Coombe and Derek Theler.
Emmy(R)-nominated series creator, showrunner and series writer Roberto Benabib ("Weeds," "The Brink," "Ally McBeal") executive produced the series along with Oscar(R) winner Brian Grazer, Oscar(R) winner Ron Howard and Imagine Television President Samie Kim Falvey. Zion Rubin, the creator of the Israeli television series "Charlie Golf One," from which 68 WHISKEY has been adapted, also executive produced, along with Efrat Shmaya Dror (United Studios of Israel), Danna Stern (yes Studios), Francie Calfo and Michael Lehmann. Lehman also directed the pilot and half the series. The series is produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television Studios. Keith Cox was the Executive in Charge of Production for Paramount Network.
About CBS All Access:
CBS All Access is CBS' direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service. CBS All Access gives subscribers the ability to watch more than 15,000 episodes on demand - spanning exclusive original series, CBS Television Network's primetime, daytime and late night shows, plus classic TV hits - as well as the ability to stream local CBS stations live across the U.S. CBS All Access' original series include THE GOOD FIGHT, THE TWILIGHT ZONE, TOONING OUT THE NEWS, NO ACTIVITY, WHY WOMEN KILL, INTERROGATION and TELL ME A STORY, as well as the upcoming event series THE STAND, THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH and THE HARPER HOUSE. CBS All Access is also the exclusive domestic home to STAR TREK: DISCOVERY, STAR TREK: PICARD and the upcoming animated series STAR TREK: LOWER DECKS. CBS All Access also includes the ability to stream CBS Interactive's other live channels, CBSN for 24/7 news, CBS Sports HQ for sports news and analysis, and ET Live for entertainment coverage.
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About Paramount Network:
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About Imagine Television:
Imagine Television Group is comprised of Imagine Television and Imagine Television Studios. Imagine Television was founded in 1986 by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard and is run by Imagine Television President Samie Kim Falvey. The company's productions have been honored with 195 Emmy nominations and 30 Golden Globe nominations. In 2018, the company formed Imagine Television Studios to produce and finance a slate of projects that currently includes the series "Genius: Aretha" with Suzan-Lori Parks and starring Cynthia Erivo, "Why Women Kill" for CBS All Access from Marc Cherry; "Swagger" for Apple with Kevin Durant and Reggie Rock Bythewood; "Wu-Tang: An American Saga" for Hulu withThe RZA and Alex Tse; and "68 Whiskey," and "Langdon" for NBC. Imagine Television is also producing "Filthy Rich" with Tate Taylor for Fox. Current programming includes Fox's award-winning series "Empire," Netflix's "Arrested Development" and Nat Geo's Emmy(R)-winning Genius anthology series. Earlier productions include Fox's Golden Globe- and Emmy(R)-winning Best Drama Series "24"; NBC's Peabody Award-winning series "Friday Night Lights"; Fox's Emmy(R)-winning Best Comedy "Arrested Development"; Fox's "Shots Fired" and "Lie To Me"; WB's "Felicity"; ABC's "SportsNight"; and HBO's "From the Earth to the Moon," which won the Emmy(R) for Outstanding Mini-Series. Howard and Grazer began their collaboration in 1985 with the hit film comedies "Night Shift" and "Splash," and continue to run Imagine as executive chairmen.
About CBS Television Studios:
CBS Television Studios is one of the industry's leading suppliers of programming with more than 70 series currently in production across broadcast and cable networks, streaming services and other emerging platforms. The Studio's expansive portfolio spans a diverse slate of commercially successful and critically acclaimed scripted programming, genre-defining franchises including the ever-growing "Star Trek" universe, award-winning late night and daytime talk shows, and an extensive library of iconic intellectual property.