CuriosityStream Goes Online

John Hendricks’s Over-The-Top VOD Service Launches, Starts at $2.99/Month
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CuriosityStream, the subscription over-the-top subscription VOD service from Discovery Communications founder John Hendricks, hit its anticipated launch date Wednesday (March 18), booting up  with two subscription plans – $2.99 per month for the standard-def Basic tier, and $5.99 per month for the  Standard offering in HD

A Premium version of the ad-free, multiscreen service that will feature titles in 4K/Ultra HD resolution will debut this fall and sell for $9.99 per month.

CuriosityStream, which is offering the first month’s access for free, is coming online with a library of more than 800 titles in four primary categories -- science, technology, civilization and the human spirit.

For more about and CuriosityStream, Hendricks’s vision and expectations for the service, and how it fits into the broader OTT video evolution, please see this week’s Multichannel Newscover story.