New Pricing, Programming, Release Date Details For NBC’s ‘Peacock’ Streaming Service

Thanks to some info from a NBCUniversal investors meeting, we have a few more details about the company’s upcoming streaming service, called “Peacock.”

Peacock is expected to launch July 15 of this year, with Comcast customers getting access two months early on April 15th. The price will be $4.99 a month for an ad-supported version and $9.99 for an ad-free version. Comcast customers and Cox cable customers will get access to the ad-supported version for no charge and can get the ad-free version for just a $5 upgrade.

If you haven’t heard, the service actually has a robust lineup of original content, including

Comedy

  • Rutherford Falls – (starring Ed Helms, reuniting him with The Office’s Mike Schur) A resident in a small New England town who has difficulty adapting to life’s changes
  • Straight Talk – Rashida Jones and Jada Pinkett Smith in a classic “odd couple” setup
  • Saved by the Bell – A reboot of a 90s favorite with some original cast members
  • Punky Brewster – Another reboot, starring Soleil Moon Frye
  • A.P Bio – A new season of the NBC series
  • Psych – The second movie spinoff

Drama

  • Dr. Death – Based on the popular true crime podcast
  • Battlestar Galactica – Again, a reboot of the popular series
  • Brave New World – Based on the dystopian novel by Aldous Huxley
  • Angelyne – A series from Emmy Rossum
  • One of Us Is Lying – Based on the New York Times young adult best-seller

Reality/Talk

  • A Saturday Night Live docuseries entitled “Who Wrote That “
  • A talk show series with Jimmy Fallon
  • A weekly late night show with Amber Ruffin
  • A The Real Housewives spinoff

Peacock’s library will also feature some of NBC’s most popular shows, like:

  • The Office
  • Parks and Rec
  • 30 Rock
  • Bates Motel
  • Battlestar Galactica
  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine
  • Cheers
  • Chrisley Knows Best
  • Covert Affairs
  • Downton Abbey
  • Everyone Loves Raymond
  • Frasier
  • Friday Night Lights
  • House
  • Keeping Up with the Kardashians
  • King of Queens
  • Married…With Children
  • Monk
  • Parenthood
  • Psych
  • Royal Pains
  • Saturday Night Live
  • Superstore
  • The Real Housewives
  • Top Chef
  • Will & Grace

There will be original movies from Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Animation, plus box office releases from Universal Pictures and Focus Features.