ABC to Stack All Episodes of New Series on Digital Platforms


LOS ANGELES: ABC is planning to make all episodes of new series from the 2016-17 season available to authenticated viewers on and the ABC app for desktop, mobile and connected TV devices.

This includes the fall series American Housewife, Conviction, Designated Survivor, Notorious and Speechless, among others. ABC is also set to stack the mid-season series American Crime, The Bachelor, The Big Fan, Downward Dog, Imaginary Mary, Time After Time and the miniseries event When We Rise. Episodes from most series will also be available on Hulu and via select MVPD On-Demand platforms, including Xfinity and DIRECTV.

“More viewers are watching shows on their own terms, and we want to continue pursuing ways to better meet their expectations. Whether they fall behind on their favorite show or are late in discovering one that is new to them, we want fans to easily find and connect with our content,” said Channing Dungey, the president of ABC Entertainment. “With the addition of in-season stacking of current shows, ABC’s digital platforms are now more than ever a true destination for discovering or catching up on many ABC shows, as well as reconnecting with full seasons of beloved Throwbacks.”