A new streaming platform adds to the now rich television offer
June 21, 2022 at 11:05
It was a red carpet (actually blue, like “social” colors, ed) full of stars including Michelle Pfeiffer, Kevin Costner and Sylvester Stallone, what announced in London on Monday 20 June, the new platform Paramount + available now in the UK and to come in Italy in September. Therefore, the streaming presence of major players in the sector continues to expand, such as Paramount, one of the most important and exclusive production houses in the world.
What will we see then? A mountain of films and TV series (over 8 thousand hours of footage) like “The offer”a behind-the-scenes look at the cult film “The Godfather”, “The First Lady” where Viola Davis is Michelle Obama (and with her in the cast are Michelle Pfeiffer and Gillian Anderson to play respectively Betty Ford and Eleanor Roosevelt), “Halo”a series based on the video game of the same name with Pablo Shreiber in the role of Master Chief; “1932” with Harrison Ford and Hellen Mirren being his wife, and “Tulsa king” where Sylvester Stallone will be a New York Mafia boss released after 25 years in prison ended up living in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
There are also many series suitable for little ones such as “ICarly”, continuation of the homonymous series from the beginning of the 2000s where Carly Shaw has now grown up. To finish with two spin-offs of “Star Trek” (the whole saga made up of much-loved series and films will be available here). Then they arrive “Star trek: Discovery” And “Star Trek: Prodigy” where Kate Mulgrew returns after 27 years to play the role of Captain Janeway in a hologram version (it is an animated series).
But that’s not enough: Paramount + will also have completely Italian series how “Circeo” where Greta Scarano is Teresa Capogrossi, a lawyer who defends the survivor Donatella Colasanti in one of the most terrible events of violence in Italian history. “14 days” it is instead a sentimental comedy written and directed by Ivan Cotroneo, “Free body” is a thriller series set in the world of dance. They will also come “Miss Fallaci” on the famous journalist e “Bosé” about the Spanish singer and actor Miguel. So… just wait until September to see this and much more!
For the moment, the costs of the service have not yet been announced.