Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook’s push into becoming a destination for original TV shows begins on Thursday with the launch of its redesigned video tab, Business Insider has learned.

The new tab will be called “Watch” and showcase a slew of shows slated to debut on August 28, people familiar with the matter said. Roughly 40 shows from a range of publishing partners and content studios will be included in the first slate of programming.

A Facebook representative wasn’t immediately available to comment.

The social network initially hoped to debut its redesigned video tab and show effort earlier this year, but the date has been moved Read More Here