STARZ APP NOW AVAILABLE ON GOOGLE HOME
"Counterpart," "Power," "Outlander" and
Other Hit STARZ Original Series and First-Run Movies
Now Available with Google Home and Chromecast
Santa Monica, Calif. - May 1, 2018 - Starz, a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), announced today the launch of its STARZ app on Google Home. STARZ subscribers may now use their voice to watch and control playback of exclusive STARZ Original series including "Counterpart," "Power," "Outlander," "American Gods," and the upcoming "Vida" and "Sweetbitter" premieres on Sunday, May 6 using Google Home and Chromecast connected devices.
The STARZ app is a single destination for all subscribers who want to voice control hundreds of movies, first-run films and premium content with Google Home and Chromecast. Its intuitive content discovery design, navigation and now voice control offers ease of use and a compelling user experience, regardless of how the consumer purchased a subscription to STARZ.
About the STARZ App
The STARZ app is offered on a variety of devices such as: Android phones, tablets and TV devices, Sony Android TV, iPhones and iPads, Apple TV, Roku(R), Amazon Fire TV, Xbox One, LG Smart TVs, Samsung Smart TVs. For a complete list of supported devices, please visit www.starz.com/settings/faq.
STARZ subscriptions can be purchased through Google Play, iTunes, Starz.com, Amazon Appstore, Xbos One or Roku for $8.99 per month with a free trial for new subscribers.
STARZ subscribers from participating cable, satellite and telco partners can also authenticate and view STARZ content in the app including every episode of every season of the best of STARZ's original programming, as well as the biggest, most extensive movie library of all the premium subscription networks in the U.S.*
Starz (www.starz.com) a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is a leading global media and entertainment company that provides premium subscription video programming on domestic U.S. pay television networks and produces and distributes content for worldwide audiences, including its investment in the STARZ PLAY Arabia OTT service. Starz is home to the flagship STARZ(R) brand and STARZ ENCORE channels and provides high-quality, entertaining premium subscription video programming with 17 premium pay TV channels and associated on-demand and online services, including the STARZ app. Sold through U.S. multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, telecommunications companies, and other online and digital platforms, Starz offers subscribers more than 5,000 distinct premium television episodes and feature films every year and up to 1,500 every month, including STARZ Original series, first-run movies and other popular movie and television programming.
*Source: Starz internal analysis of distinct movie title data for the period 1/1/17- 12/31/17.