Dailymotion, Hulu ink distribution deal

More than 40,000 videos from 130 providers covered

PARIS -- French TV viewers will now be able to catch more of their favorite shows online legally thanks to a distribution agreement between the country's largest video-sharing Web site, Dailymotion, and U.S. online video giant Hulu, the companies said Monday.

Dailymotion's audiences will now have access to more than 40,000 additional videos from Hulu's library including full-length TV episodes, feature films and content from more than 130 providers.

Dailymotion users also will be able to program Hulu content into their own personal channels and playlists.