Peacock
Country of Distribution: USA
Method of Access: None

Peacock is an upcoming American Internet video on demand service by NBCUniversal. The service is set to launch in April 2020.

On January 14, 2019, NBCUniversal announced that it will launch an over-the-top streaming service in 2020, featuring content from its entertainment brands. It was also announced that the service would be free and ad-supported for NBCUniversal pay-TV, Comcast and Sky customers, viewers without a pay-TV subscription or viewers who don't want advertisements can also subscribe to a ad-free version of the service. NBCUniversal also announced at that time a reorganization created NBCUniversal Direct-to-Consumer and Digital Enterprises under Chairwoman Bonnie Hammer.

On September 17, 2019, NBCUniversal announced that the service would be called Peacock and would be available in April 2020. The announcement also included new original programming, NBCUniversal property reboots, and that NBC series The Office and Parks and Recreation would be taken off rival streaming services Netflix, Hulu and Prime Video, and join the service once their exclusive streaming rights to rival streaming services expire, with Parks and Recreation joining in October 2020 and The Office joining in January 2021.

Network’s Shows

Punky Brewster
Premiere Date: March 4, 2021

A follow-up series to the 1980s sitcom about a young foster child named Punky. Now she’s grown up with kids of her own. Debuts Mar 4, 2021 on TV only.

 

Saved by the Bell
Premiere Date: November 25, 2020

A group of California low-income high school students are transferred to Pacific Palisades’ wealthy Bayside High, following a program by California Governor Zack Morris. Debuts Thursday, Nov 26, 2020 on W.

 

Departure
Premiere Date: September 17, 2020

After a passenger plane disappears over the Atlantic, aviation investigator Kendra Malley is called in by her former boss and mentor, Howard Lawson to help locate it. Debuts Oct 8, 2020 on Global.

 

Intelligence
Premiere Date: July 15, 2020

An arrogant NSA agent teams up with a computer analyst to form a new team to tackle cyber crimes in the UK’s Government Communications Headquarters. Debuts Sunday, Sept. 13 on Showcase on TV.

 

Brave New World
Premiere Date: July 15, 2020

Rotten Tomatoes says: Brave New World is sleek and seductive, but not very daring, only skimming the surface of Aldous Huxley’s dystopian epic without plumbing its philosophical depths. Debuts Sept 13, 2020 in Canada.

 

A.P. Bio
Premiere Date: February 1, 2018

A former philosophy professor who takes a job teaching AP biology, uses his students to get back at the people in his life who have wronged him.

 

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