STARZ APP NOW AVAILABLE ON LG SMART TVS
"Counterpart," "Power," "Outlander" and
Other Hit STARZ Original Series and First-Run Movies
Now Available on LG Smart TVs
Beverly Hills, Calif. - March 29, 2018 - Starz announced today the launch of its STARZ app on select LG Smart TVs* including the recently debuted 2018 LG OLED TVs with AI ThinQ(R) and LG SUPER UHD TVs with AI ThinQ. STARZ subscribers may now watch exclusive STARZ Original series including "Counterpart," "Power," "Outlander," "American Gods," as well as hundreds of movies and first-run films on LG Smart TVs via LG's webOS Smart TV platform.
The STARZ app on LG Smart TVs is a single destination for all subscribers who want to stream STARZ premium content. Its intuitive content discovery design and navigation 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: LG Smart TVs, Samsung Smart TVs, Amazon Fire TV, Xbox One, Apple TV, iPhones and iPads running iOS 8.0 or higher, Roku(R), Sony Android TV, as well as most Android phones, tablets and TV devices. For a complete list of supported devices, please visit www.starz.com/settings/faq.
STARZ subscriptions can be purchased directly on Starz.com, the STARZ app or through Amazon Appstore, App StoreSM, Google Play or Roku for $8.99 per month with a 7-day 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.**
To learn more about LG TVs and the LG webOS Smart TV platform, visit www.lg.com.
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.
* STARZ app available on 2016, 2017, and 2018 LG Smart TVs via the LG webOS Smart TV platform.
**Source: Starz internal analysis of distinct movie title data for the period 1/1/17- 12/31/17.