Paramount+, the streaming platform of the famed American film studio, just made its debut in Ireland. France’s launch is still planned for December 2022 via Canal+
Paramount+ will join Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+ as the next streaming service to enter France. The service will be available starting in December 2022, thanks to a partnership between Canal+. The Cine Series subscribers enjoy unlimited access to the platform. It is also possible to subscribe to the service even if you are not a customer of the encrypted channel. You can now enjoy the launch of the platform in France while you wait.
Sylvester Stallone will be one of the stars to walk the red carpet. Paramount Streaming CEO Tom Ryan said that Paramout+ is “a mountain full of family entertainment. It’s the only place where you can watch Sylvester Stallone and SpongeBob SquarePants as well as Star Trek and South Park in one place.” Paramount+ is what streaming should be.
Paramount+ selects local programs
Paramount+ developed an effective strategy to stand out from many of the competitors in the market. It is based on diversity, location and
- There are 9,000 hours worth of programming available for launch. It includes movies and series from Paramount studios like ShowTime, Paramount Pictures and Comedy Central.
- Invest in local programming to offer series/movies that meet subscribers’ expectations in each country. The UK has already ordered 2 series made in the UK.
The streaming service already has its ambitions: Developing not less than 150 original international content by 2025+ Production of series and films bearing the Paramount + stamp, will be handled by VIS, an international studio of Paramount. “Paramount began its story with Hollywood’s oldest studio. Today, we have global production studios that create hits for viewers all over the globe.
Paramount+ can be purchased for EUR7.99/month in France or EUR79.90/year Ireland. These prices are the same as for France, unless there is an unexpected change. This is a similar positioning to Disney+ with a monthly cost of less than EUR10. This is a way to make the service attractive without selling it.