Amazon Freevee, previously IMDb TV, revealed its new slate of scripted and unscripted originals throughout its NewFront presentation.
The streamer has greenlit the brand new cooking competitors sequence America’s Check Kitchen: The Subsequent Era, the coming-of-age drama Past Black Magnificence, the household competitors sequence Play-Doh Squished and the music documentary Publish Malone: Runaway.
Freevee additionally picked up a second season of Bosch: Legacy and third and fourth seasons of UNINTERRUPTED’s Prime Class: The Life and Occasions of the Sierra Canyon Trailblazers.
As well as, a short-term movie licensing settlement was signed by Freevee and Disney Media & Leisure Distribution for a restricted collection of titles, together with Deadpool, Deadpool 2, Hidden Figures, Homicide on the Orient Specific and The Publish. The deal follows the beforehand introduced settlement with NBCUniversal for an unique network-window for movies from Common Filmed Leisure Group’s 2020-21 slate.
Amazon’s AVOD has additionally elevated its FAST providing to greater than 75 channels, together with unique linear channels for the Canadian sitcom Kim’s Comfort and the unique The Children within the Corridor comedy sequence. Along with these channels, Freevee contains curated, thematically programmed channels; Freevee and Prime Video Originals channels together with Judy Justice and Bosch; and syndicated channels with a number of distribution companions reminiscent of A&E, BBC and Scripps.
“Amazon Freevee is a trailblazer within the AVOD area, reimagining, redefining and leveling up the standard of content material provided by a free streaming service,” stated Lauren Anderson and Ryan Pirozzi, co-heads of content material and programming at Amazon Freevee. “By growing and programming impressed, fan-favorite unique sequence and films—produced and delivered by Amazon Studios in partnership with a number of the trade’s greatest creators and studio companions—and by securing unique, extremely sought licensed content material, now we have constructed a vacation spot the place viewers know they’ll uncover and revel in one thing new, or bask in one thing they already love. We’ve additionally constructed a house for expertise the place their concepts can be nurtured and dropped at life and are constructing a model the place advertisers know they may discover fashionable, compelling programming. At this time’s bulletins about our upcoming slate showcase our continued dedication to delivering prospects the premium content material they crave—at all times freed from cost.”