Apple this morning introduced television show downloads to its German customers through iTunes.

The company is offering shows from across Germany’s top networks, including ProSieben, Sat.1, ZDF Enterprises, Brainpool and US broadcasters ABC Studios and MTV Networks.

The new catalogue of content is now available from iTunes in Germany, including locally and internationally popular shows, such Stromberg, Tramitz and Friends, Switch!, Shaolin Wuzang International standards such as Lost, Desperate Housewives and South Park have also been made available for sale.

“iTunes is the world’s most popular online music and TV store with over four billion songs and 125 million TV episodes sold,” said Eddy Cue, Apple’s vice president of iTunes. “We’re off to a great start with over 35 TV shows available on the iTunes Store in Germany.”

Television shows cost €1.99 of €2.49 per episode.