USA network, in partnership with Lionsgate, has made available episodes of The Dead Zone
for purchase on iTunes. This is the first of myriad platforms being considered jointly for electronic sell-through opportunities around the hit series, which debuted its fifth season June 18. The show's season five episodes will be made available for purchase on iTunes the day after their broadcast premieres.
“The Dead Zone,” based on characters from the Stephen King
novel, stars Anthony Michael Hall
as Johnny Smith. Also starring in the ensemble cast are Nicole deBoer, Chris Bruno, John L. Adams and David Ogden Stiers
. Season five of the series currently airs on USA on Sundays at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.