|CBS To Broadcast Majority Of Primetime Schedule in HDTV|
|Home Theater News What Is On In HD News|
|Written by AVRev.com|
|Friday, 30 August 2002|
Thanks to the sponsorship of Zenith and Samsung, CBS has announced that it will offer all 18 of its primetime comedies and dramas as well as selected CBS Sunday Movies, weekday broadcasts of The Young and the Restless and many CBS Sports events in High Definition during the upcoming 2002-2003 television season.
The 2002/2003 television season marks the fourth consecutive year CBS has broadcast the majority of its primetime schedule in HD, and the second season that it has offered all of its scripted entertainment series in the HD digital format.
Eighty-three of CBS’ owned and affiliated stations are currently broadcasting in digital, covering reportedly 72 percent of the nation. By the end of 2002, CBS expects to be transmitting digital programming across more than 100 owned and affiliated stations, reaching over 83 percent of the country.
Below is the official Fall 2002 primetime season Premiere HDTV schedule for CBS: