– CraveTV subscribers can now view content instantly via the Amazon Fire TV Stick Basic Edition –
TORONTO (January 29, 2018) – Bell Media announced today that its premium TV streaming service, CraveTV, is now available on Amazon Fire TV devices. CraveTV subscribers who have the Amazon Fire TV Stick Basic Edition can now stream an unrivaled lineup of premium television programming directly from their Amazon Fire TV device.
The launch of CraveTV on Amazon Fire TV is the latest platform release for CraveTV, which is now available through mobile apps on iOS, Android, and Microsoft Windows 8.1, the web, Apple TV, Chromecast, and select Samsung Smart TVs.
“We’re pleased to welcome Amazon Fire TV as a CraveTV distribution partner,” said Tracey Pearce, President, Distribution and Pay, Bell Media. “The addition of this new platform reinforces our commitment to delivering CraveTV and its best-in-class programming lineup to Canadians, how they want, when they want, and where they want”.
Amazon Fire TV users now have access to some of CraveTV’s latest big-buzz hits including: COUNTERPART, a new spy-thriller from Starz starring Academy Award® winner J.K. Simmons (streaming Sundays at 8 p.m. ET); THE CHI, the critically acclaimed new SHOWTIME drama from Emmy® Award-winner Lena Waithe exploring the humanity behind the headlines sensationalizing the South Side of Chicago (new episodes stream Sunday nights at 10 p.m. ET); the Emmy® and Golden Globe-award winning series THE HANDMAID’S TALE; and new episodes of STAR TREK: DISCOVERY (which stream Monday nights at 8 p.m. ET, the day after their linear premiere).
About CraveTV: Created for TV lovers and devoted to television, CraveTV is Canada’s premium TV streaming service, providing the most robust lineup of superior television content in the country. From TV’s most-acclaimed dramas and beloved comedies to documentaries, music, and factual programming, CraveTV features thousands of hours of premium non-kids TV programming, representing hundreds of unique titles including the entire off-air library and essential past seasons of on-air titles from HBO’s iconic programming catalogue; hundreds of hours of acclaimed SHOWTIME series and specials, which debut on CraveTV day-and-date with SHOWTIME in the U.S.; and new and library content from Starz. CraveTV is available directly to all Canadians with access to the Internet, as well as to customers of Bell Fibe TV, Bell Satellite TV, Bell Aliant FibreOP TV, Bell MTS, Access Communications, Cable Cable, CCAP, Cogeco, Eastlink, Execulink Telecom, Gosfield North, Hay Communications, Mitchell Seaforth Cable TV, Northwestel, NRTC Communications, SaskTel, Shaw, Tbaytel, TELUS Optik TV, Tuckersmith Communications, VMedia, Wightman Telecom, and WTC Communications. Available through traditional set-top boxes, mobile apps on iOS, Android, and Microsoft Windows 8.1 and Xbox One, the web, Apple TV, Chromecast, select Samsung Smart TVs, and Amazon Fire TV. CraveTV is from Bell Media, Canada’s premier multi-media company with more than a decade of leadership delivering Canada’s most-watched and most-acclaimed television programming across the Pay, Specialty, Digital, and Network TV landscapes. For more on CraveTV, visit www.CraveTV.ca.?