As of today, YouTube’s live TV streaming service has some added heft with the launch of the 14 Starz channels as an add-on to the YouTube TV service.
In addition to the flagship Starz channel, the rollout includes popular Starz channels such as Starz Encore and Starz Encore Westerns. The Starz package is available for an added price of $9 per month.
“The addition of Starz on YouTube TV offers consumers another exciting new way to subscribe to our channels and access the breadth of top-quality original programming and content with the freedom to watch it anywhere, anytime,” said Jeffrey Hirsch, Chief Operating Officer at Starz. “With breakthrough Starz original series, first-run hit movies including ‘Rough Night’ and ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming,’ as well as exclusive documentaries, Starz is a great value for consumers who subscribe to this platform.”
Added Heather Moosnick, Director of Content Partnerships, YouTube TV: “We are excited to expand the YouTube TV offering with Starz just in time for the premiere of Season 5 of ‘Power.’ We know YouTube TV users will love exploring Starz’s incredible originals, movies and rich library in addition to our current ‘Best of TV’ base package, all in one seamless experience.”