Comcast collaborates with The Dark Knight to bring exclusive content


Mumbai: Comcast Corporation has inked a partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures’ The Dark Knight. This partnership provides Comcast customers with exclusive behind-the-scenes movie footage, mini-movies and trailers from one of this summer’s most-anticipated films, available on Comcast’s signature On Demand service.

Leading up to the film’s release, Comcast will launch six mini-movies, which are exclusive original-content episodes, of a show called Gotham Tonight, featuring the film’s actors providing commentary in character and in a news format that tell the story of what has occurred between Batman Begins and The Dark Knight.

In addition to the Gotham Tonight segments, customers can watch exclusive behind-the-scenes footage, interviews with the cast and filmmakers, and The Dark Knight trailers, all in HD. This exclusive content is available on Comcast on Demand, and The Gotham Tonight episodes also can be seen at

"This exclusive behind-the-scenes Batman-VOD adds to our line up of extensive HD On Demand offerings continuously provided by top-notch entertainment partners," said for Comcast video services senior vice president and general manager Derek Harrar. "We offer consumers more choices in more ways to enjoy their entertainment experience than anyone else."