Available on the platform are new and classic Britcoms, mysteries, and dramas, plus documentaries, news and lifestyle programs, and long-running soap operas, as well as videos of UK events that were live-streamed in the US on Brit Box.
Some of the programs, including Brit Box Original series, that premiered in the US exclusively on Brit Box are: A Brit Box subscription costs .99/month (after the 7-day free trial), which gives you access to the ad-free content on the Web, Android and i OS devices, Apple TV (4th generation), and Roku.
Years before Downton Abbey became a massive, multiple award-winning worldwide hit, before Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman became the Sherlock and Watson for the Internet age, and before Doctor Who turned 55 , there have been legions of British TV fans on this side of the pond.
To watch Brit Box through the Amazon Video interface, add the subscription through Amazon Channels.
Back to top_________Hulu Hulu brings a variety of shows from the UK and Canada.
You can access Passport by contributing per year to your local PBS station.
PBS Masterpiece channel on Amazon — This SVOD channel now features British programs that made their US debuts on PBS as well as those that first screened elsewhere in the States, such as .
If you’re a member of Amazon Prime, you can add an Acorn TV subscription through Amazon Channels and watch Acorn’s shows through the Amazon Video interface.
To see which British TV programs are premiering on Acorn TV this month, check out our British TV Viewing Guide.
PBS app — Select programs and episodes are also available with the PBS app for Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku, and Xbox 360, as well as Android and i OS digital devices.
PBS Passport — This benefit of being a member of a PBS affiliate station allows you to stream select PBS content.
Here’s the break-out as of July 2019: Amazon Prime membership: 9/year or .99/month (.49/month for the student 6-month trial, and .99 for the discounted monthly offering, which is available to qualifying customers with a valid EBT or Medicaid card) | Prime Video only subscription: .99/month (no access to Amazon Prime benefits)To see which British TV programs have been added to Amazon Video this month, check out our British TV Viewing Guide.
Back to top_________Apple Services (formerly i Tunes)Apple Services has a wealth of Brit TV program seasons and episodes available as digital downloads for purchase.
Back to top_________Other Broadcast, Cable, and Satellite Channels It used to be that shows from the UK and UK-US co-productions aired in the US just on PBS member and independent public TV stations, BBC America, and a couple of basic and premium cable channels, including A&E and HBO. To wit: The shows below premiered on AMC, Discovery Life, FX, History, Lifetime, Ovation, Pop, (the now-defunct) Pivot, and Sundance TV basic cable channels, plus Fox and NBC, within the past several years: There were many more besides these.