By Patrick Munn | November 9, 2018 - 9:26 pm | No Comments
StarzPlay is widening their distribution in the UK. The premium streaming service, which initially launched on this side of the pond via Amazon Prime Video Channels, will be launching on Virgin Media on November 29th. Virgin Media customers will require a StarzPlay add-on subscription (costing £4.99 per month) to access the service.
By Patrick Munn | October 16, 2018 - 6:43 pm | No Comments
The second season of Starz's J.K. Simmons fronted thriller Counterpart will receive its UK premiere on StarzPlay – which is available exclusively in the UK on Amazon Prime via Amazon Channels – on Sunday December 9th, it has been announced.
By Patrick Munn | August 31, 2018 - 1:38 pm | No Comments
J.K. Simmons' (The Closer) newest TV drama is coming to the UK. StarzPlay – which is available exclusively in the UK on Amazon Prime via Amazon Channels – has acquired Counterpart from international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The show's first season will be available to stream for StarzPlay subscribers from Friday September 28th. This marks the second major deal between Sony and StarzPlay since the service launch on Amazon Prime Video UK earlier this year. Back in July, the two companies also agreed a deal for AT&T's Audience network's Stephen King adaptation Mr. Mercedes.
By Patrick Munn | July 4, 2018 - 5:20 pm | No Comments
StarzPlay is adding another first run acquisition to their slate. The channel - which is available exclusively in the UK on Amazon Prime via Amazon Channels - has picked up UK rights to Audience network's Stephen King adaptation Mr. Mercedes after striking a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The show's first season is now available to StarzPlay subscribers as of today. Season two will premiere on Thursday August 23rd, less than 24 hours behind the U.S. broadcast on Audience.
By Patrick Munn | May 25, 2018 - 11:19 am | No Comments
The Royals are back. More than two years after E! UK dropped it, the scripted drama charting the life of a fictional British Royal Family is returning to the UK on StarzPlay, which launched just today via Amazon Prime Video Channels. As of today, all four seasons of the series are available to stream for StarzPlay subscribers.
By Patrick Munn | May 25, 2018 - 10:16 am | No Comments
Starz is coming to the UK. The US premium cable network has launched StarzPlay on this side of the pond via Amazon's Prime Video Channels service, which allows consumers to subscribe to premium channels for £4.99 a month.