Hulu adds Starz Subscription Ahead of ‘Outlander: Season 4’
Join Starz and jump into Outlander
STARZ and Hulu announced the launch of the STARZ premium add-on, which is now available on all of Hulu’s subscription plans. The announcement was well planned, just in time for the upcoming season four premiere of the hit STARZ Original series “Outlander” on Sunday, November 4th. The Starz Subscription add-on was already available for Amazon Prime users, you can find it here on Amazon, and now Hulu Subscribers can do the same.
Beginning today, Hulu subscribers can add STARZ to their subscription plan and gain access to the network’s live STARZ and STARZ ENCORE channels along with its full on-demand catalogs featuring current and past seasons of STARZ original series including “Outlander,” “Power,” “Vida,” “Counterpart,” “American Gods” and more. Also included are movies like “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” “Spider-Man: Homecoming” and exclusive documentaries which are also available within the Hulu experience by adding the STARZ premium channel for $8.99 per month.
The STARZ premium add-on is available on all of Hulu’s subscription plans including the Hulu with Live TV plan, which includes live and on-demand programming from more than 50 popular sports, news, entertainment and kids’ channels such as CNN, Fox News, ESPN, TBS and local ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC channels in many cities — plus access to Hulu’s entire premium streaming library.
In a previously announced deal, Hulu has been the exclusive subscription streaming home to past seasons of STARZ Original hit series “Power.” Since “Power” launched on Hulu last year, subscribers have streamed nearly 50 million hours of the series. All past episodes of the drama series through season four are currently available on-demand to all Hulu subscribers, and now with the STARZ add-on, Hulu subscribers can watch all episodes of “Power” – including season five – on supported devices.
STARZ is the fourth premium add-on available to Hulu subscribers allowing TV viewers to watch all of their favorite programming in one place. Hulu’s growing offering of subscription plans includes its $7.99 per month Limited Commercials plan, $11.99 per month No Commercials plan and the Hulu with Live TV plan for $39.99 per month. You can find previews of Hulu’s services and other features at Hulu.
As for “Outlander: Season 4,” the continues the story of time-traveling 20th century doctor Claire Fraser and her 18th century Highlander husband Jamie Fraser, as they try to make a home for themselves in colonial America. As Claire and Jamie build their lives together in the rough and dangerous back country of North Carolina, they must negotiate a tenuous loyalty to the current British ruling class, despite Claire’s knowledge of the American Revolution to come. Along the way, the Frasers cross paths with notorious pirate and smuggler Stephen Bonnet in a fateful meeting that will come back to haunt the Fraser family. Meanwhile in the 20th century, things are complicated between Brianna Randall, Claire and Jamie’s daughter, and Roger Wakefield, the historian who helped Claire search for Jamie in the past. But when Roger and Brianna search for proof that Brianna’s parents reunited in the 18th century, a shocking discovery makes both of them consider following in Claire’s footsteps.
The “Outlander” television series, executive produced by Ronald D. Moore, Maril Davis, Toni Graphia, Matthew B. Roberts and Andy Harries, is inspired by Diana Gabaldon’s eight-book Outlander series that has sold an estimated 30 million copies worldwide with all the books having graced the New York Times best-sellers list.