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Audio description (referred to as video description in the Commission's rules) is audio-narrated descriptions of a television program's key visual elements. These descriptions are inserted into natural pauses in the program's dialogue. Audio description makes television programming more accessible to individuals who are blind or visually impaired.

Below are current NBC shows featuring audio description:

  • American Ninja Warrior
  • Chicago Fire
  • Chicago Med
  • Chicago PD
  • Connecting…
  • Days of Our Lives
  • Law and Order SVU
  • One Night Only: The Best of Broadway
  • Sketchy Times with Lilly Singh
  • Superstore
  • This is Us
  • Transplant
  • Weakest Link
  • Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist
  • Nurses
  • Mr. Mayor
  • Good Girls
  • New Amsterdam
  • Young Rock
  • Kenan



  • Opening Ceremony
  • Primetime 
  • Prime West 
  • Prime Plus 
  • Closing Ceremony  


  • All
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