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- NBCUniversal will launch it’s new streaming service, Peacock, on July 15 with thousands of hours worth of TV shows, movies, original series, live sports, and news programs.
- While the basic version of Peacock is available for free, you’ll need a Peacock Premium subscription to watch all of the platform’s new exclusive shows and movies.
- Peacock Premium costs $4.99 per month or $49.99 per year.
- Below, we’ve included a brief synopsis for every Peacock original series and movie you’ll find once the service launches on July 15.
After months of anticipation and a three-month early access period, NBCUniversal’s ad-supported streaming service, Peacock, is finally ready to launch nationwide. Peacock will be available on July 15 with free, premium, and ad-free subscription tiers. The platform will compete with a growing field of on-demand services that includes the likes of Netflix, Disney Plus, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, and HBO Max.
Peacock’s catalog includes a mix of new and classic NBC shows, like “Saturday Night Live” and “Parks and Recreation,” along with movies from Universal films and live events broadcast by NBC Sports. Premium subscribers will also have access to new shows that are exclusive to Peacock, including an adaptation of the classic novel “Brave New World,” and the critically acclaimed British crime drama “The Capture.”
How do I watch Peacock original shows and movies?
While a few of the originals will be available for free, you’ll need a Peacock Premium subscription to watch the full selection of original series and movies.
Peacock Premium costs $4.99 per month or $49.99 per year. People who pre-order a Peacock Premium subscription can get a 40% discount if they sign up for a full year, dropping the annual price to $29.99.
The pre-order discount is available through July 14. Meanwhile, if you already subscribe to Xfinity internet or cable you get Peacock Premium for free with your current subscription.
However, Peacock Premium still has commercials. If you want to watch Peacock Premium without ads, you need to upgrade to the Peacock Premium ad-free plan for $9.99 per month or $99.99 per year. If you pre-order an annual Peacock Premium ad-free subscription, you can receive a 20% discount on your first year, bringing the price down to $79.99. This promotion will be available through July 14.