March 9, 2021
IMDb TV, Amazon’s ad-supported VOD service, March 9 announced that the IMDb TV app is now available on LG Smart TVs (2018-2021 models), including LG OLED TVs, PlayStation 4 consoles, NVIDIA Shield and TiVo Stream 4K in the U.S.
IMDb TV, along with The Roku Channel, Pluto TV, Tubi, Crackle Plus, Peacock, and soon HBO Max, among others, comprise a rapidly evolving “free ad-supported streaming TV” market, also known as AVOD.
The expanded distribution follows recent IMDb TV app launches on Roku, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Sony Android TV devices and Chromecast with Google TV. In addition to third-party devices, IMDb TV is available as an app on Fire TV and a free Channel within the Prime Video and IMDb apps across hundreds of devices.
IMDb TV features originals from the award-winning Amazon Studios, including upcoming true-crime docu-series Moment of Truth, which premieres April 2, and the recently launched sports docu-series Top Class: The Life and Times of the Sierra Canyon Trailblazers. The free streaming service also features an extensive and always updating library of movies and television, including popular favorites such as “Project Blue Book,” “Hart of Dixie” and “Chicago Fire,” in addition to movies such as Arrival, Mary Queen of Scots and The Lincoln Lawyer, among others.
Additional originals include the recently announced “Bosch” spinoff, the crime drama “Leverage: Redemption,” the second season of the popular spy thriller “Alex Rider,” and an untitled Judge Judy Sheindlin project ± the streaming debut for Judge Sheindlin and her signature adjudication style.