Starz Will Elevate Its Subscription Worth By $1 in June
It should price a bit extra to stream Starz starting late subsequent month. A subscription to the streaming service will go from $9 per 30 days to $10 beginning June 26. It will be the primary value enhance for the standalone service because it launched in 2016.
The change will go into impact across the identical time as Paramount Plus hikes subscription costs when it integrates Showtime into the service. Disney Plus can also be anticipated to lift the worth of its ad-free providing by the tip of the 12 months.
Starz’s ad-free subscription will now price the identical per 30 days as Netflix’s Fundamental ad-free tier, nevertheless it’ll nonetheless price much less per 30 days than ad-less Hulu, Max and Disney Plus. (Max changed HBO Max earlier this week, and ad-free streaming continues to be $16 per 30 days).
Starz affords sequence like Get together Down, P-Valley, The Serpent Queen and Outlander, which is getting a brand new, two-part season 7 beginning on June 16. In her overview of Starz, CNET’s Kourtnee Jackson referred to the streamer as “an intriguing various to its better-known rivals,” noting that Starz promotes range and illustration in its originals and that it was “a low value for a service with Starz’s choice and no commercials interrupting what you watch.”