Britbox, the ITV-BBC Netflix killer, is on course for launch later this year.
The BBC and ITV are in the concluding phase of talks to establish a strategic partnership to launch a streaming SVOD service to rival Netflix.
BritBox – the joint venture between BBC Studios and ITV – has now signed 500,000 subscribers in the United States and Canada.
Britbox, the subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) streaming service from BBC Worldwide and ITV, is now available on Amazon Channels in the US.
BBC Worldwide and ITV are to partner for a new subscription video on demand service for the US market.