Starz announced today the launch of STARZ premium channels and its full SVOD library on live TV streaming platform fuboTV. fuboTV customers who subscribe to STARZ can now watch exclusive STARZ Original series including “Power Book II: Ghost,” “P-Valley,” “Hightown,” and “Outlander” as well as hundreds of movies and first-run films on fuboTV.
“We are thrilled to expand our OTT presence with our fuboTV partnership, bringing STARZ hit original series and a huge library of blockbuster films to fuboTV’s growing base of viewers in time for the holidays. With our launch on fuboTV, STARZ will be available on all major streaming services in the US,” said Alison Hoffman, President of Domestic Networks for Starz.
“Just in time for the holidays, consumers can enjoy the excitement of Starz’s premium entertainment content and the convenience of even more ad-free programming choices with the addition of STARZ to fuboTV,” said Ben Grad, Head of Content Strategy and Acquisition, fuboTV. “STARZ offers something for everyone in the family to stream, including original shows and movies, both live and on demand.”
STARZ offers access to more than 7,500 VOD selections including STARZ hit series ranging from “Power Book II: Ghost” and the upcoming third season of “American Gods,” premiering in January 2021; to Hollywood hits and popular movies including Once Upon a Time… In Hollywood and Bad Boys for Life.
Starting today, STARZ is available as a premium add-on to fuboTV’s base package, fubo Standard, for $8.99/month. fubo Standard offers a broad mix of more than 100 channels, including more top Nielsen-ranked sports, news and entertainment channels than in any other live streaming platform’s base package.
Starz (www.starz.com), a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is the global media company taking the lead in streaming premium content that spotlights a spectrum of women both in front and behind the camera for audiences worldwide. Starz is home to the flagship domestic STARZ® service, including STARZ ENCORE, 17 premium pay TV channels and the associated on-demand and online services, as well as the proprietary and highly-rated STARZ app. In 2018, Starz launched its Starzplay international premium streaming platform and, coupled with its Starz Play Arabia venture, has since expanded its global footprint into 50 countries throughout Europe, Latin America, Canada, Japan and India. The essential complement to any subscription platform, STARZ and Starzplay are available across digital OTT platforms and multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, and telecommunications companies around the world. Starz offers subscribers more than 7,500 distinct premium television episodes and feature films, including STARZ Original series, first-run movies and other popular programming.
fuboTV (NYSE: FUBO) is the leading sports-first live TV streaming platform offering subscribers access to tens of thousands of live sporting events annually as well as leading news and entertainment content. fuboTV’s base package, fubo Standard, features a broad mix of 100+ channels, including 43 of the top 50 Nielsen-ranked networks across sports, news and entertainment (Primetime A18-49). Continually innovating to give subscribers a premium viewing experience they can’t find with cable TV, fuboTV is regularly first-to-market with new product features and was the first virtual MVPD to stream in 4K.