Roku, Inc. recently confirmed Paramount+'s plans to launch as a Premium Subscription within The Roku Channel later this month."We're thrilled to partner with Paramount+ in its continued growth, and for the ability to provide our audience with easy access to its extraordinary breadth of content, IP and live news and sporting events" says Rob Holmes, Vice President, Programming.
Users can now gain access to the content by subscribing to Paramount+'s ad-supported Essential Plan, offered at a price of $4.99 monthly per month, or the Paramount+ ad-free Premium Plan, at $9.99 monthly. The launch will make Paramount+‘s critically acclaimed originals, hit movies, a world class library of popular series, 24/7 news and marquee sports, accessible directly to consumers within The Roku Channel.“Premium Subscriptions connects today’s highest-quality content providers to the millions of streamers on The Roku Channel, and we’re excited to introduce streamers to everything that Paramount+ has to offer directly within The Roku Channel," Holmes continues.
Roku has also created a dedicated Live TV Guide for all Paramount+ live content. "Paramount+ features an expansive breadth of content for the whole household, spanning original dramas, blockbuster movies, popular unscripted series, sports and news, all at a competitive price point,” said Jeff Shultz, Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Business Development Officer, Paramount Streaming. “We are excited to expand our successful partnership with Roku and bring Paramount + to The Roku Channel.”
Paramount+ features live sports, breaking news, and popular shows like "1883 and Halo," family favorites like "Sonic the Hedgehog 2" and "PAW Patrol: The Movie," blockbuster movies like "A Quiet Place Part II" and "The Lost City," popular unscripted shows like RuPaul's "Drag Race All Stars" and unmatched sports programming. The service joins The Roku Channel's slate of more than 80,000 free titles from more than 300 linear television channels.
Premium Subscriptions connects today’s highest-quality content providers to the millions of streamers on The Roku Channel, and we’re excited to introduce streamers to everything that Paramount+ has to offer directly within The Roku Channel.” Rob Holmes Vice President, Programming, The Roku Channel,