Big Bird Grows Up: Sesame Street Moves To HBO

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Close your eyes: Can you picture Bert and Ernie on the same network as Game of Thrones and Boardwalk Empire?

If the answer is no, that's too bad. Award-winning children's program Sesame Street is moving to HBO.

Sesame Workshop and HBO's new partnership will bring Sesame Street to HBO, HBO Go, HBO on Demand and HBO NOW. In addition, the deal will allow Sesame Workshop to produce “almost twice as much new content as previous seasons.”

PBS will still air Sesame Street. New episodes will be available there nine months after they first appearing on HBO. Here's to a new day on Sesame Street...

(Source: IGN)