Watch The Critically Acclaimed Drama From David E. Kelly & Stephen King MR. MERCEDES NOW Exclusively Streaming On StarzPlay
Season Two Premieres Day & Date with the U.S. on 23rd August only on STARZPLAY Via Amazon Prime Video
“Strong Performances And Smart Writing” - The Hollywood Reporter
“Polished Craftsmanship” - The New York Times
Ahead of the season two premiere of “Mr. Mercedes” only on STARZPLAY on 23rd August, the entire season one is now available to stream exclusively on STARZPLAY via Prime Video Channels in the UK. Adapted by David E. Kelly from the Stephen King novel and starring Brendan Gleeson (Trespass Against Us, Suffragette) and Harry Treadaway (“Penny Dreadful,” Fish Tank), Mr. Mercedes is a thrill ride of horror and suspense.
Told over 10 episodes, a demented killer taunts a retired police detective with a series of lurid letters and emails, forcing the ex-cop to undertake a private, and potentially felonious, crusade to bring the killer to justice before he can strike again. Based on the best-selling novel by Stephen King. Directed by Jack Bender (Under the Dome, “Game of Thrones”) and adapted for television and executive produced by David E. Kelley (Goliath, “Big Little Lies”). “Mr. Mercedes” is distributed by Sony Pictures Television. (SPT).
STARZPLAY offers Prime members who have subscribed to the channel in the UK its growing selection of future STARZ Originals exclusively on the same day they launch in the US, as well as a range of Starz series, such as “Sweetbitter,” “Vida,” “The Royals” and “Rosemary’s Baby,” and hit movies like 3:10 to Yuma, Bend It Like Beckham and Dirty Dancing in the UK and American Psycho, Reservoir Dogs, and Dune in Germany.
The new channel, STARZPLAY, joined Prime Video Channels as Amazon recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of it channels service in the UK and Germany, offering Prime members a line-up of over 120 channels, including live and on demand entertainment and sport, available as individual subscriptions, with no need to sign up to a bundle and anytime cancellation.
STARZPLAY is available for the first time in the UK and Germany via the existing Prime Video app to watch anytime, anywhere on smart TVs, iOS and Android mobile devices, Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, Fire tablets and games consoles and through the web at www.amazon.co.uk/channels.). Prime members will be able access this on demand content with the convenience of a single account, login and user experience through Prime Video.
Starz a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is a leading global media and entertainment company that provides premium subscription video programming on domestic U.S. pay television networks and produces and distributes content for worldwide audiences, including its investment in the STARZ PLAY Arabia OTT service. Starz is home to the flagship STARZ® brand and STARZ ENCORE channels and provides high-quality, entertaining premium subscription video programming with 17 premium pay TV channels and associated on-demand and online services, including the STARZ app. Sold through U.S. multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, telecommunications companies, and other online and digital platforms, Starz offers subscribers more than 5,000 distinct premium television episodes and feature films every year and up to 1,500 every month, including STARZ Original series, first-run movies and other popular movie and television programming.
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Prime Video Channels allows Prime members in the UK and Germany to add channel subscriptions for a low monthly subscription fee, available individually without the need to sign up for a bundle or enter a lengthy contract. Prime members can sign up to a range of channels, including live sport on Eurosport Player, documentaries on Discovery, and popular TV series and movies on STARZPLAY. These channels are available in addition to the broad range of original and exclusive TV shows and movies they enjoy through Prime Video, like customer favourites from The Grand Tour, to The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, American Gods and Sneaky Pete.
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