Today Apple has officially announced that later this year they will be releasing their very own streaming service to compete with the likes of Netflix and Stan. The streaming service will come as an update to the current Apple TV.
Apple has dubbed it “the place for the world’s most creative storytellers” and promise access to exclusive original shows, documentaries and movies. Including some pretty big stars like Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Octavia Spencer, J.J. Abrams, Jason Momoa, M. Night Shyamalan, Jon M. Chu and more.
Although the company has not yet disclosed how much the service will cost, they have revealed the ad-free subscription will be available in more than 100 countries and offer both online and offline viewing.
Additionally, Apple debuted the all-new Apple TV app The all-new app brings together the different ways to discover and watch in one app across all devices and streaming devices. Users can subscribe to and watch new Apple TV channels — paying for only services they want, like HBO, SHOWTIME.
Check out the teaser for their original content.