BT Vision viewers in the UK now have access to the likes of "Heroes" and "House" on-demand thanks to a just-done deal with NBC Universal.

From 1 December, BT Vision customers can choose from a selection of NBC Universal series also including "Law & Order", "30 Rock", the US version of the "The Office" and "Bionic Woman".

As well as being available on a video-on-demand basis, the programmes will be available to BT Vision customers as part of TV Pack subscription.

BT Vision currently offers other on-demand content from Sony, Fox, Living, Discovery, National Geographic, MTV, E!, Paramount Comedy as well as a library of classic and blockbuster films.