Sony Pictures said on Wednesday it has reached agreements with cable, satellite, and telecom providers to distribute "The Interview" on video-on-demand.
VOD rental and pay-per-view services will start from $5.99. Customers of Verizon and VUDU will have the option to buy a digital version of the film in addition to renting. On Thursday, "The Interview" will also be available on the PlayStation Network.
Although the film had a limited theatrical release on Christmas Day, the number of U.S. theaters showing the film will increase to more than 580 on Friday.