Peacock will get the brand new Downton Abbey film subsequent week and a 24/7 channel

Peacock gets the new Downton Abbey movie next week and a 24/7 channel


Peacock is bringing Downton Abbey: A New Period to its streaming service on June twenty fourth. The movie, which was launched on Could twentieth, will solely stream on the platform following its departure from theaters.

New Period is the sequel to the 2019 Downton Abbey movie (which Peacock at present owns the rights to stream as nicely) and the unique collection. It facilities across the Crawleys and employees as a part of the household embarks on a journey to a villa in France, whereas the others greet a film crew that arrives on the property. In case you’re a fan of Singing within the Rain, you’ll in all probability have a great time.

To rejoice the movie’s arrival (and to assist followers catch up earlier than the movie’s arrival), Peacock additionally added a 24/7 channel that may simply air seasons 1 via 6 nonstop. Whilst you won’t wish to miss a second and watch on-demand, this manner might be helpful when you simply wish to have one thing on within the background or try to look at with mates distant. It’s additionally helpful if in case you have choice fatigue and know you wish to watch a present however don’t wish to select a selected episode. This additionally isn’t the primary present to get the 24/7 therapy. The Workplace additionally has a 24/7 channel.

And as with The Workplace, you’ll be able to watch the present on-demand, too, because the service launched with Downton Abbey in 2020. Amazon Prime additionally owns the rights to stream the collection proper now, however to many followers’ disappointment, Downton Abbey left Netflix final month after only one yr on the service.

Final yr, the NBC-owned Peacock introduced that it will begin streaming NBCUniversal films 45 days after they hit theaters all through 2022. Downton Abbey: A New Period is included, together with The 355 (which has already made its technique to the platform) and the upcoming Halloween Ends. Some big-name movies from Common aren’t a part of this association, with Jurassic World: Dominion anticipated to reach on Peacock in October as an alternative of proper after its debut in theaters.

Disclosure: Comcast, which owns NBCUniversal, can also be an investor in Vox Media, The Verge’s father or mother firm.


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