Paramount+ Launches the Highly Anticipated Paramount+ with SHOWTIME Plan

Paramount+ has announced the launch of its highly anticipated Paramount+ with SHOWTIME plan, solidifying Paramount+ as the new streaming home for SHOWTIME. The integration aims to provide a seamless offering, combining SHOWTIME’s edgy and critically acclaimed programming with the extensive library of popular content available on Paramount+.

Priced at $11.99 per month, the plan presents a competitive option for consumers seeking a diverse range of entertainment. For those not interested in SHOWTIME, the Paramount+ Essential Plan is available at $5.99 monthly.

Tom Ryan, President & CEO, Paramount Streaming, said the following –

“By adopting the boundary-pushing programming of SHOWTIME onto our platform, Paramount+ has fortified itself as the ultimate total household destination in streaming. Together, these powerhouse brands will showcase the breadth and depth of our content offering from across Paramount. At this price point, we’ll put the value of the Paramount+ with SHOWTIME plan up against any other.”

Chris McCarthy, President & CEO, Showtime/MTV Entertainment Studios & Paramount Media Networks added the following

“From YOUR HONOR to YELLOWJACKETS, SHOWTIME is synonymous with provocative and sophisticated series which, when combined with Paramount+ and the mass appeal of our blockbuster movies and originals, makes for an unapparelled array of content choices for the entire household”

Paramount+ Launches the Highly Anticipated Paramount+ with SHOWTIME Plan

What Content will be available on the Paramount+ with SHOWTIME plan?

The Paramount+ with SHOWTIME plan, previously known as the Paramount+ Premium plan, aims to enhance viewership by enabling seamless discovery between the Paramount+ and SHOWTIME brands. Subscribers can look forward to an array of exclusive originals, hit series, franchises, and popular movies from Paramount’s family of brands and studios, including BET, CBS, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Pictures, and the Smithsonian Channel.

The platform offers something for everyone, from the Taylor Sheridan universe to STAR TREK, SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE, and popular films like DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS: HONOR AMONG THIEVES and SCREAM VI.

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Additionally, Paramount+ provides access to live events, sports, and exclusive soccer matches, including the NFL on CBS and the UEFA Champions League.

Subscription options for the Paramount+ with SHOWTIME plan

Existing Paramount+ Premium subscribers will automatically gain access to SHOWTIME content as part of the rebranded Paramount+ with SHOWTIME plan.

New customers can use a 30-day free trial until July 12 to experience the new offering.

Paramount’s platform is aiming at offering user-friendly navigation, enhanced curation, personalized homepages, and features such as cross-platform dynamic play functionality and browsable content collections.

The platform also includes parental control capabilities, allowing up to six individual profiles.

Consumers can subscribe to Paramount+ via the website or the Paramount+ app for iOS and Android. The streaming service is accessible on various platforms, including smart TVs, connected-TV devices, online, mobile, gaming consoles, and leading OTT providers. The rollout of the Paramount+ with SHOWTIME plan begins today across these platforms.

It’s important to note that the SHOWTIME linear channel will remain unchanged.

However, plans involve rebranding the linear channel to Paramount+ with SHOWTIME, providing a selection of premium titles from both Paramount+ and SHOWTIME across linear TV and streaming platforms.

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