Leading Global Internet Film And TV Subscription Service Arrives In The UK And Ireland.
For €6.99 Per Month, People Can Now Instantly Watch Unlimited Films And TV Programmes Streamed Over The Internet From Netflix To Smart TVs, Game Consoles, Blu-Ray Players, Laptops, Tablets And Mobile Phone
Free, One-Month Trial Available To All
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) the leading global internet subscription service for films and TV programmes, launches today in the United Kingdom and Ireland, offering instant and unlimited access to a broad range of entertainment for the low monthly price of £5.99 in the UK and €6.99 in Ireland.
Starting today, people throughout the UK and Ireland can begin a free, one month trial of the entire Netflix service by simply visiting Netflix.com. Members can select and instantly watch a wide array of Hollywood, local and global TV programmes and films on their TV’s via a range of internet-connected devices capable of streaming from Netflix, including Smart TVs, game consoles, Blu-ray players, tablets and mobile phones.
‘We are starting 2012 in the best possible way: by giving consumers in the UK and Ireland an amazing entertainment experience,’ said Reed Hastings, co-founder and chief executive officer of Netflix. ‘Now, you can enjoy as many great films and TV programmes as you want, when you want, where you want, for one low monthly price with no contracts or commitments.’
With more than 20 million streaming members in 47 countries and territories, Netflix has revolutionised entertainment by providing seamless and unlimited access to tens of thousands of hours of Hollywood and international feature films, full seasons of new and classic TV programmes, global documentaries, independent cinema and an incredible range of kids’ programming in a specially designed area of the service called ‘Just for Kids’.
At launch, Netflix is offering films and TV programmes from All3Media, the BBC, CBS, Channel 4’s 4oD, Disney UK & Ireland, ITV, Lionsgate UK, MGM, Miramax, Momentum Pictures, NBCUniversal, Paramount, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox and Viacom International Media Networks.