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Sky announces host of new original TV, film content for UK, Ireland customers

Monday 25 January 2021 | 11:45 CET | News
Sky has announced a host of new and exclusive original TV shows and films for 2021, including more than 125 new Sky Originals, to be available across Sky and Now TV in the UK and Ireland. This is part of its commitment to more than double original content investment by 2024 as it looks to fight back against streaming rivals. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Now TV / Sky
Countries: Ireland / United Kingdom
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