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Germany: Rakuten TV launches FAST channel on Freevee

Rakuten TV, the European streaming platform, has announced the launch of the FAST channel Freitag Nacht News on Amazon Freevee in Germany. The launch reinforces the vast distribution coverage of Rakuten TV’s FAST channels across Europe. In addition to Amazon Freevee, Freitag Nacht News is also available on Rakuten TV in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. […]

February 7, 2024

New Judy Justice on Amazon Freevee, Prime Video

Amazon Freevee has announced the third season of court programme Judy Justice will debut on both Amazon Freevee and Prime Video in the US, UK, and DE on January 22nd with three new episodes. A new episode wil; then be released every weekday until April 5th, with a second instalment of episodes coming later this […]

January 10, 2024

Bloomberg FAST Channels on Amazon Freevee

Bloomberg TV+ and Bloomberg Originals are now available as free ad-supported streaming (FAST) channels on Amazon Freevee in the UK, US and Germany. This expands the availability of Bloomberg TV+ on Prime Video, which had previously launched for customers in Canada, Mexico, Australia and Brazil. The channels add a destination for viewers to access Bloomberg’s […]

November 29, 2023

Amazon Freevee announces Icons Unearthed: Marvel to premiere in December

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is the most successful franchise of the 21st century. Taking a cue from their comic book source material, the films tell characters’ stories that occur in one shared universe. Each film introduces a key protagonist, leading to The Avengers, starring them all. If one of those films failed, it could derail […]

November 16, 2023

Electric Entertainment content deal with BluTV

Electric Entertainment, the LA-based production and distribution company, and BluTV, the SVoD platform for Turkish and Arabic-speaking audiences, have entered into an agreement to license five of Electric’s franchised series. The deal includes SVoD rights to the recently launched original SYFY series The Ark, Amazon Freevee’s original series Leverage: Redemption, the episodic crime series, Almost […]

October 16, 2023

Hollywood Houselift with Jeff Lewis returns to Amazon Freevee in December

Amazon Freevee announced today that Hollywood Houselift with Jeff Lewis will return with the first two episodes of its second season on December 6th, exclusively on Freevee in the UK, US and DE. A new episode of the 10-episode season will then be available every Wednesday. With higher stakes and even higher demands, Lewis will […]

October 13, 2023

Neighbours casts reunites in London ahead of Freevee launch

The cast of Amazon Freevee’s Neighbours came together for the opening of The Neighbours Experience – an immersive set in London – which celebrates the soap’s iconic 38-year history ahead of the series relaunch on Amazon Freevee on September 18th. The cast including Alan Fletcher, Mischa Barton, Rebekah Elmaloglou, Georgie Stone, Tim Kano and Stefan Dennis took part in […]

September 15, 2023

Amazon Freevee releases trailer for new Neighbours

Amazon Freevee has released the official trailer for the new chapter of the hit Australian daily drama Neighbours. The series will return to screens on September 18th, with new episodes releasing daily, Monday-Thursday, at 7am BST, on Amazon Freevee in the UK and the US. The series will also stream on Prime Video in Canada, […]

August 15, 2023

Amazon Freevee acquires The Moment: How Sports Changed the World

Amazon Freevee has officially picked up the documentary The Moment: How Sports Changed the World. An archival documentary, The Moment highlights the success of the South African national rugby team in the 1995 Rugby World Cup. With apartheid behind them and the nation in the midst of a transitional government led by Nelson Mandela, sport emerged as a unifying tool in a country that was profoundly divided […]

July 18, 2023

Rowden leads AMCNI-UK Content Group

AMC Networks International UK (AMCNI-UK) has announced that Sam Rowden has been promoted to the newly-created position of Vice President, Content Group, overseeing AMCNI-UK’s overall content strategy. Rowden, who currently oversees the company’s programming strategy for the CBS channel portfolio consisting of six entertainment channels owned by joint ventures between AMCNI-UK and Paramount Global, will […]

July 5, 2023