CuriosityStream Joins YouTube TV’s Lineup of Premium Add-On Channels
SILVER SPRING, Md., July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CuriosityStream, created by the founder of Discovery Channel and home to best-in-class documentary films and series exploring science, technology, nature, health, human interest and more, is available on YouTube TV starting today.
With the addition of CuriosityStream to YouTube TV’s solid roster of channels, subscribers can watch CuriosityStream’s most popular and binge-worthy shows including the Emmy® award-winning series Stephen Hawking’s Favorite Places, Man’s First Friend about the powerful 20 thousand year relationship between humans and dogs, and the upcoming Vitamania: The Sense and Nonsense of Vitamins, premiering August 2nd.
CuriosityStream fills a void in a crowded media landscape for viewers searching for a trusted source of engaging shows, whether you want to explore Mars, discover the secrets behind the science of nutrition, or follow the surprisingly rigorous road to becoming a Master of Wine.
“We are thrilled to partner with YouTube TV to bring CuriosityStream’s incredible library of original and premier titles to the vMVPD’s core lineup of traditional broadcast and cable networks and premium channels,” said Clint Stinchcomb, President and CEO of CuriosityStream. “YouTube TV is proving that traditional linear television and digital channels can be offered to the consumer seamlessly and successfully. This is the next evolution.”
“We are excited to add CuriosityStream to YouTube TV and offer our members first-in-class documentaries from around the globe covering science, history, health, human interest and more,” said Heather Moosnick, Director of Content Partnerships, YouTube TV.
CuriosityStream is available on YouTube TV as an add-on premium channel for $3 per month. YouTube TV members have access to cable-free live TV from over 60 networks on any screen – mobile, tablet, computer or TVs. YouTube TV includes a cloud DVR with no storage space limits. Subscribers may have up to six accounts per household, each with its own unique recommendations and personal DVR with no storage space limits. A YouTube TV membership is only $40 a month and there are no commitments – cancel anytime.
Launched by Discovery Communications founder and media visionary John Hendricks, CuriosityStream is the award-winning streaming and on-demand destination where viewers can journey through our world and beyond. Our immersive experiences feature experts from Stephen Hawking and David Attenborough to Veritasium’s Derek Muller, stunning visuals, and unrivaled storytelling to demystify science, history, technology, nature, health, human interest and more. With over 1,800 features and series, including exclusive originals, CuriosityStream is available worldwide to watch on TV, desktop, mobile and tablets. Find us on the web and via Roku, Apple TV, Xbox One, Amazon Fire TV and Google Chromecast, iOS and Android, as well as Prime Video Channels, Sling TV, Dish, VRV, Comcast Xfinity on Demand, Cox, Layer3 TV and the Sony, LG, VIZIO and Samsung smart TV platforms.
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