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Streaming Roundup (6/30/21), Including ‘The Nevers’ and ‘Good Omens’

Fern Siegel

The Nevers on HBO has started production on the six-episode part two, originally delayed by the pandemic. The Joss Whedon-created sci-fi series stars Laura Donnelly and Ann Skelly.

It also has new showrunner Philippa Goslett, who takes over from Whedon. “Nevers” is about the “Touched” people of Victorian England, mostly women with unusual powers and abilities.

Here’s a look at other deals and upcoming projects:

  • Good Omens gets a second season at Amazon Prime Video. Starring David Tennant and Michael Sheen, the show begins shooting later this year in Scotland, written by creator Neil Gaiman. Season two is based on Gaiman’s and Terry Pratchett’s shared idea for a sequel to the original novel.

“The new season will explore storylines that go beyond the original source material to illuminate the uncanny friendship between Aziraphale, a fussy angel and rare book dealer, and the fast-living demon Crowley,” according to Amazon.

Amazon Prime Video

Amazon Prime Video is a subscription video streaming service that includes on-demand access to 10,000+ movies, TV shows, and Prime Originals like Jack Ryan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Homecoming, and more.

The service also includes live access to NFL’s Thursday Night Football and the ability to subscribe to third-party services like HBO, Showtime, and Starz with Amazon Prime Video Channels.

Prime Video is included with Amazon Prime for $12.99 per month ($119 per year), or can be purchased on its own for USD 8.99 per month.

  • Tubi, Fox’s free streaming service, will debut the first live U.S. reunion special on June 30, 8 p.m. ET on Tik Tok. The hour-long live event will bring together fan-favorite 1990s and 2000s shows, such as Fran Drescher (“The Nanny”), Joey Lawrence (“Hit List”) and Lacey Chabert (“Party of Five”). The special will highlight the streamer’s nostalgic titles, including “Dawson’s Creek”, “Friday Night Lights”, and “Degrassi: The Next Generation.”

  • Apple will stop offering a free year of its Apple TV+ streaming service with the purchase of any iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV, or Apple Watch after June 30. The deal was first offered in September 2019 and extended during the pandemic. As of July 1, Apple will be offering just three months of free Apple TV+ service with device purchases, rather than a year. Statista estimated 40 million subscribers at the end of 2020 (paid or otherwise) for the $4.99/month service.

HBO Max

HBO Max es un servicio de transmisión de video por suscripción que brinda acceso a la biblioteca completa de HBO, junto con Max Originals exclusivos, y acceso a todas las películas de Warner Bros. en HBO Max poco después de que estén en los cines.

HBO Max HBO Max tiene dos planes: un plan móvil “Mobile” ($99 / mes), que está diseñado para un solo usuario en su dispositivo móvil, así como un plan familiar “Multitelas” ($149 / mes) ofrece a las familias acceso a 3 usuarios simultáneos.

Los suscriptores tendrán acceso a series exitosas de HBO como Succession, Sex and The City, Sopranos, Game of Thrones, Curb Your Enthusiasm, y mas.

Todos los suscriptores de HBO Max obtendrán las bibliotecas completas de programas como “Friends”, “The Big Bang Theory”, “South Park”, “Fresh Prince of Bel Air”, “The West Wing”, y mas.

Los suscriptores de HBO Max obtendrán Max Originals adicionales que incluyen Love Life, Raised By Wolves, Dune: The Sisterhood , Tokyo Vice , The Flight Attendant , Gremlins , Legendary, Craftopia, los nuevos dibujos animados de Looney Tunes, y The Not Too Late Show with Elmo de Sesame Workshop.

  • Succession returns this fall for season three on HBO. The last season aired in October 2019. According to the streamer: “Ambushed by his rebellious son Kendall at the end of Season 2, Logan Roy begins Season 3 in a perilous position. Scrambling to secure familial, political, and financial alliances, tensions rise as a bitter corporate battle threatens to turn into a family civil war.”

  • Amazon Music Unlimited will give new and existing users in the U.S. and Canada three months of Disney+ for free, and the offer extends to new subscribers as well as existing users. New Amazon Music Subscribers get six months. Amazon’s ad-free music streaming service costs $8 a month. It’s separate from Prime Music, which is bundled with an Amazon Prime subscription.

Disney+

Disney+ es un servicio sin anuncios servicio de vídeo en streaming que ofrece series y películas exclusivas de Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic y mucho más. Disney ha revelado que su servicio de transmisión llegará el 17 de noviembre de 2020.

El precio del servicio en streaming de Disney será $159 / mes o $1,599 / año ($133.25 / mes).

La aplicación tendrá una calidad de 4K en streaming, descargas ilimitadas, 4 visiones simultáneas, hasta perfiles, con cientos de avatares para tu perfil personal.

El primer año se añadirán 25 películas nuevas originales, más de 10 películas, 7 500 episodios de series de televisión, 100 películas nuevas y 400 títulos del catálogo completo de Disney Vault. Además, estarán disponibles nuevos lanzamientos como Toy story 4, El rey león y Aladín; así como, clásicos como La sirenita y Cenicienta.

La compañía ha anunciado varias series y películas originales que estarán disponibles para el lanzamiento, como The Mandalorian, el spin-off de Star Wars con 8 episodios por el valor de 100 millones de dólares, High School Musical: El Musical, El mundo según Jeff Goldblum y La dama y el vagabundo.

Puedes ver la lista completa de series y películas consultando Disney, Disney Channel, Star Wars, Pixar, Marvel, Nat Geo o todo el contenido disponible de Disney Plus en Disney+ Streaming Movie List.

  • Made for Love gets a second season order from HBO Max. The dark comedy, starring Cristin Milioti, is about a woman who escapes her tech billionaire husband — only to discover he implanted a monitoring device in her brain. Alissa Nutting, who wrote the novel, is also executive producer and co-showrunner on the upcoming season.

  • Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has signed with Amazon Studios for the holiday action movie “Red One,” slated for the 2023 season. The adventure comedy, according to Amazon, “could encompass not only a tent-pole film, but could reach beyond entertainment across multiple industries and businesses.”

“The Nevers” trailer

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