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11.29.2018

“ET LIVE” IS NOW AVAILABLE ON ROKU DEVICES

Based on the “Entertainment Tonight” Brand,

ET Live’s 24/7 Entertainment News Streaming Network Is Available

to Stream for Free Across Digital Platforms

ET Live Features Live, Anchored Coverage of Breaking Entertainment News,

Behind-the-Scenes Exclusives, Plus Special Event and Red Carpet Coverage

Nov. 29, 2018 – CBS today announced ET Live, its free 24/7 direct-to-consumer streaming network dedicated to all things entertainment, is now available on Roku devices and connected TVs.

ET Live is complementary to the ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT on-air broadcast and features originally produced programming hosted by a stable of fresh, rising talent including co-hosts Lauren Zima, Denny Directo, Cassie DiLaura, Tanner Thomason, Jason Carter and Melicia Johnson. In addition, ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT hosts Nancy O’Dell, Kevin Frazier, Nischelle Turner and Keltie Knight will regularly appear in segments to promote what’s coming up and exclusive to the on-air broadcast. For anchor information, click here.

In addition to Roku, ET Live is available online at ETLive.com, via Android and iOS devices through the ET Live app, on Apple TV, and on Amazon Fire TV.

ET Live is also available through the CBS All Access subscription service’s live feed across additional devices and platforms, as well as online through CBSN, CBS’ 24/7 streaming news service, giving users the ability to toggle between their live local CBS feed, CBSN and ET Live’s coverage.

Developed in close collaboration between CBS Interactive and CBS Television Distribution’s top-rated entertainment newsmagazine ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT, ET Live expands the ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT brand beyond television, catering to entertainment super-fans with live coverage of the day’s top stories.

About ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT

ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT is a multiplatform entertainment news brand, with a cross-screen portfolio that includes the #1 entertainment newsmagazine on television with nearly 5 million viewers daily; the 24/7 streaming channel ET Live; and a top entertainment news network online, delivering more than 150 million video views per month. ETonline.com averages 20 million monthly unique visitors in the U.S. per comScore, while ET’s social audience reaches more than 70 million U.S. users monthly. ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT is executive produced by Sharon Hoffman, and ET Live is co-executive produced by Chris Russell.

About CBS Corporation:

CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand — “the Eye” — one of the most-recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, local TV, film, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS’ businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Network 10 Australia, CBS Television Studios, CBS Studios International, CBS Television Distribution, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Interactive, CBS Films, Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, Pop (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS EcoMedia, and CBS Experiences. For more information, go to www.cbscorporation.com.

About CBS Interactive

CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming. Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports’ digital brands as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, TVGuide.com, GameSpot, Last.fm, Metacritic and Chowhound. Follow CBS Interactive on Twitter at twitter.com/cbsi and on Facebook.

About CBS Television Distribution

CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series, including the long-running, critically acclaimed hits JUDGE JUDY, DR. PHIL, ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT, WHEEL OF FORTUNE, JEOPARDY!, INSIDE EDITION and RACHAEL RAY, and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. CTD’s popular off-network product includes the “CSI,” NCIS and “Star Trek” franchises, as well as classic series such as “Everybody Loves Raymond” and “Frasier.” In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS Television Studios, CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corporation. For more information, go to www.cbstvd.com.

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CBS Interactive Press Contacts:

Susan Lundgren

415-344-1824

susan.lundgren@cbsi.com

Morgan Seal

646-424-4321

morgan.seal@cbsi.com

CBS Television Distribution Press Contacts:

Leslie Ryan

310-264-3406

leslie.ryan@cbs.com

John Rizzotti

818-655-4928

john.rizzotti@cbs.com