If you’ve ever thought that you have too many streaming services to choose from, be prepared, because it’s not over. The latest platform is called Paramount + and is about to arrive in France.
To help you orient yourself, Digital gives you a brief summary. Release date, price, subscription, catalog, series and movies available … Here’s everything you need to know about Paramount +.
What is Paramount +?
Created in 2014 as CBS All Access, this American VoD and SVoD streaming service was renamed Paramount + in 2021.
This platform offers a multitude of programs (films, series, documentaries, reality shows, etc.) from the numerous channels of the Paramount Global group: Nickelodeon, MTV, Showtime, Comedy Central, The CW … as well as from the catalog of the historic company Paramount Pictures, born in 1916.
At the end of 2022 Paramount + had 43 million subscribers, to which must be added the 22.4 million of the Showtime channel.
The platform is available in most countries of America (North and South), as well as in some European countries and Australia. It is being developed in the rest of Europe and Asia.
Which series and which films in the catalog?
The Paramount + catalog is well stocked, with more than 4,000 programs, including 17,000 episodes of the series.
The platform can boast in particular of owning the series of these channels:
- Show time: Twin peaks, Homeland, Shameless, dexterity, The word l…
- CBS: The experts, NCIS, The Big Bang Theory, MacGyver, Young Sheldon, Survived, The equalizer…
- MTV: Skins, He shouted, Darya, Teenage wolf, The intermediates…
- Central comedy: South Park, The daily show, Key and peel, Futurama…
- Nickelodeon: sea sponge, Dora the Explorer, paw patrol…
This already huge catalog is complemented by over 100 years of cinema and films from famous franchises such as star Trek, Top Gun, The Godfather, Mission Impossible or transformers.
Add to that the recent series Alone, Strange New World, Star Trek: Discovery, The offer, Tulsa king… When we tell you this catalog is awesome!
When will the service be available in France?
Paramount has announced the launch of its streaming platform in new European countries, including France, from December 1, 2022.
You can access the Paramount + platform independently or through Canal +.
Without Canal +
The streaming service is available via the Internet, smart TV and a dedicated app on iOS and Android. Its price is € 7.99 per month or € 79.90 per year.
More information on the official Paramount + website.
With Channel +
The French group has signed an agreement to be the distributor of Paramount + content. This allows the encrypted channel to offer the streaming service at no additional cost in its Ciné Séries subscription, which already includes Disney +, Netflix and OCS.
This package costs € 34.99 / month (24-month commitment) or € 40.99 / month with no commitment.
Introductory price 69 €