shomi just got better with shomi Exclusives, bringing critically acclaimed Original Series to Canadians for the first time. Ever.
TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2015 /CNW/ As part of the shomi Exclusives
launch, shomi has signed an agreement with Sony Pictures Television in Canada that provides Canadians with exclusive SVOD access to a lineup of Amazon Original Series, never-before-seen north of the border. The agreement includes the award-winning series Transparent
– a groundbreaking drama from creator, writer and director Jill Soloway (Six Feet Under
) that just won a pair of Golden Globes – as well as Betas
, Alpha House
and Mozart in the Jungle
. Currently, these groundbreaking series are unavailable on any other linear TV channel or SVOD service in Canada.
All 10 episodes of Transparent
will be available on shomi tomorrow. Launch dates for Mozart in the Jungle
, Alpha House
, and Betas
will be announced in the coming weeks.
shomi is available now in beta first to Rogers and Shaw Internet or cable customers, while conversations continue with other BDUs. With an all-star lineup of exclusive past-seasons of many of the hottest shows on television as well as movie favourites, Canadians are able to enjoy shomi online and on select tablets, mobile devices, and set top boxes (on Rogers Channel 300 or through the Shaw On Demand menu) and Xbox 360. shomi will also be coming soon to Chromecast.
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