Showtime has begun offering free downloadable audio files of exclusive interviews with the stars of its "Weeds" and "Barbershop" shows. Podcasts, audio download programming via the Internet, allow users to hear the content on their Apple iPod and similar digital audio players.
Viewers can go to the cable channel's Web site and subscribe to the free podcasts. New podcast episodes will be released weekly. The Showtime podcasts are also available for free in the Apple iTunes Music Store.
Future podcasts are being planned for the upcoming premiere of "Masters of Horror", a one-hour anthology series featuring a rotating wheel of noted film directors from the genre. Other podcast's will be created for the third-season return of "The L Word", and for the upcoming dramas "Sleeper Cell" and "Brotherhood".
For more information, visit www.sho.com/site/downloads/podcasts.do.