Peacock and Samsung today announced that NBCUniversal’s streaming service will be available on Samsung Smart TVs beginning tomorrow, June 8
NBC’s Peacock app will bring tens of thousands of hours of on demand movies and shows. Plus, live news and sports programming to millions of Samsung Smart TV households nationwide starting Tuesday, June 8, 2021.
Read more about out Peacock on Samsung Smart TV’s from the press release highlights below.
“Samsung is a powerful platform and we are excited to bring Peacock to millions of their dedicated streamers across the country,” said Maggie McLean Suniewick, President, Business Development and Partnerships, Peacock. “From the world premiere of The Boss Baby: Family Business to the Tokyo Olympics, Samsung users will now enjoy seamless access to many of the biggest programming events of the year, as well Peacock’s massive catalog of the best movies, TV shows, news and sports.”
In addition to current season programming from NBC and Telemundo, recent Peacock Original premieres include comedies Girls5eva and Rutherford Falls; documentary series John Wayne Gacy: Devil in Disguise; new episodes of The Amber Ruffin Show; dramas Dime Quién Soy: Mistress of War andDeparture; sports series Golden: The Journey of USA’s Elite Gymnasts and Michael Phelps: Medals, Memories, & More.
This content complements a massive library of hit shows including The Office, Modern Family, Parks and Recreation, Cheers, Yellowstone, Friday Night Lights, Downton Abbey, Real Housewives, Top Chef, and Curious George, as well as blockbuster movie franchises Harry Potter, Jurassic Park, The Matrix, and Ghostbusters.
Upcoming live events and specials on Peacock include SummerSlam from WWE, Miley Cyrus’s Pride Concert Special “Stand By You” and sports coverage of the French Open, the Tokyo Olympics, Sunday Night Football and Premier Lacrosse League.
The Peacock app also features news highlights from TODAY, NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, Meet the Press, Noticias Telemundo, MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Sports, E! Newsand Access Hollywood. Peacock features a growing list of streaming channels, including clip-based channels like Fallon Tonight and SNL Vault; exclusive news channel The Choice; sports channels like GolfPass and NBC Sports; franchise-specific channels like The Real Housewives and Unsolved Mysteries; and genre channels like Peacock Reality and Classic TV Crime.