DirecTV Now Brings CBS to 75 Markets

With the recent addition of CBS and The CW stations DIRECTV NOW customers in more than 75 markets, or over 70% of U.S. TV households, can stream live local news and programming. Overall DIRECTV NOW offers 155 local channels.

“DIRECTV NOW has great momentum as we continue to bring our customers the content they want, on their terms,” said Eric Boyer, senior vice president of product marketing – AT&T Entertainment Group. “More people choose DIRECTV NOW each day and our new offerings only make that decision even easier.”

DIRECTV NOW is available for customers nationwide to stream their favorite entertainment on any compatible device connected to the internet. Add SHOWTIME onto any package and immediately get its lineup of hit shows and movies through the DIRECTV NOW app.

In the coming weeks, DIRECTV NOW customers who subscribe to SHOWTIME through DIRECTV NOW can also access programming on the SHOWTIME ANYTIME® app and online at And for sports fans the CBS Sports Network available to DIRECTV NOW customers on the “Go Big” package.

The service offers local ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC stations on DIRECTV NOW in the 6 largest metros – Chicago, Dallas-Ft. Worth, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia and San Francisco.