July 15, 2020 Technology
(NewsUSA) - What is Peacock?
Peacock is a new streaming service from NBCUniversal, launching July 15th. The only streamer to offer a free, premium tier of service with limited commercials, Peacock brings together everything people love about TV and streaming to deliver the best live and on-demand programming from NBCUniversal and beyond.
Sign up for Peacock today - completely free - and enjoy thousands of hours of current and classic movies and shows, exclusive channels, timely news and sports, late-night, reality and more. Or upgrade to Peacock Premium for just $4.99 per month and enjoy access to more than 20,000 hours of movies, shows, originals, live news and sports, and early access to programming such as "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."
You can also go ad-free for just $5 more per month.
What to Watch?
Peacock is home to treasured movies and shows you already know and love - or may have missed and can now enjoy! Schedule a movie night around blockbuster titles such as "Jurassic Park," "Do the Right Thing," and "Shrek."
Or buckle up for some laughs with iconic comedies like "Parks and Recreation," "30 Rock," "Saturday Night Live," "King of Queens," "Everybody Loves Raymond," "Two and a Half Men," "Everybody Hates Chris," "Frasier," "George Lopez," "Psych," "Monk." and "Cheers!"
Looking for your next binge-worthy drama? Peacock has you covered with popular shows, including "Law & Order: SVU," "Downton Abbey," "Yellowstone," "Ray Donovan," "The Affair," "Friday Night Lights," "House," "Battlestar Galactica," "Parenthood," and "Heroes."
And if you love reality, Peacock has fan favorites such as "Below Deck," "Shahs of Sunset," and "Southern Charm."
In addition to a deep library of beloved titles, you can find the latest shows from NBC and Telemundo on Peacock, including "Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist" and "Superstore," "La Doña," and "Enemigo íntimo."
For sports fans, Peacock will offer live and on demand sports programming, including exclusive Premier League matches, USGA events like the U.S. Open, an NFL Wild Card Game and the Tour de France.
And if you're struggling to stay on top of what's going on in the world, the Trending section on Peacock makes it easy to check out daily highlights across news, sports and entertainment from "TODAY," "NBC Nightly News," "Noticias Telemundo," and "Access Hollywood."
And for those looking for something brand new, Peacock will offer a growing library of original movies and shows. From bold dramas like "Brave New World," and "The Capture," and fresh comedies such as "Intelligence" with David Schwimmer, to sports series such as Dale Earnhardt, Jr.'s "Lost Speedways" and documentary "In Deep with Ryan Lochte," Peacock has original movies and shows for every TV fan.
And for PsychOs new and old, new film "Psych 2: Lassie Come Home" is waiting for you.
Peacock also has kids shows featuring both familiar characters and new ones to love, including "Curious George," "DreamWorks Where's Waldo?" and "DreamWorks Cleopatra in Space."
Where to Watch?
Peacock will be available nationwide on July 15th on Apple, Comcast, Cox, Google, Microsoft Xbox, LG, and Vizio connected devices. Comcast's Xfinity X1 and Flex customers, as well as Cox Contour customers, enjoy Peacock Premium included with their service at no additional cost.
Visit Peacocktv.com to learn more.
Last Updated: July 1, 2021