January 30, 2020
Pluto TV, the ad-supported VOD service owned by ViacomCBS, has begun streaming the first episode of CBS All Access original series “Star Trek: Picard,” starring Patrick Stewart.
In a social media tweet announcing the promotion, Pluto will stream the episode continuously for 24 hours, followed by subsequent episodes, “Star Trek Picard, Invasion of the Body Snatchers” on Jan. 31; “Star Trek Picard, The Giver” on Feb. 1; “Star Trek Picard, The Imaginarium of Dr Parnassus” on Feb. 2; “Star Trek Picard, The Librarian: Quest for the Spear” on Feb. 3; “Star Trek Picard, The Librarian: King Solomon’s Mines” on Feb. 4, “Star Trek Picard, The Librarian III” on Feb. 5. All broadcasts stream at 8 p.m. local time with advertising.
CBS has cited “Star Trek: Picard” for jumpstarting record All Access subscriptions in January. The series launched on Jan. 23.
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— Pluto TV (@PlutoTV) January 30, 2020
The first episode of “Picard” is also available for free on YouTube.