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BBC, ITV launch BritBox streaming service in US

Wednesday 8 March 2017 | 12:57 CET | News
British broadcasters ITV and BBC have launched their new streaming service BritBox in the US. The subscription service offers programmes such as the soaps Eastenders and Emmerdale a day after their broadcast in the UK, as well as a catalogue of older programmes on-demand, such as Blackadder and Fawlty Towers. It costs USD 6.99 per month and is available on the web, mobile (iOS and Android), Roku, AppleTV and Chromecast at launch.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: AMC / BBC / ITV
Countries: United States
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