MSNBC will expand its programming, specials and documentaries within a new dedicated hub on Peacock, delivering content to paying Peacock subscribers for the first time without a pay-TV subscription.
“We’re reimagining the MSNBC experience by adding the core of our perspective programming to Peacock and reaching audiences wherever they are and however they choose to consume content,” said the MSNBC President. . Rashida Jones said in a statement.
In early spring, the MSNBC hub on Peacock will feature episodes of Morning Joe, Deadline: White House, The Beat with Ari MelberThe ReidOut, All In with Chris Hayesand MSNBC’s weekend analysis programming, all airing on demand the following day.
In addition, specials organized by Rachel Maddow, Nicole WallaceChris Hayes, Trymaine Lee and more will premiere later this year, streaming exclusively on Peacock.
This change effectively ends MSNBC’s The Choice on Peacock.
The MSNBC Hub will also feature documentaries from MSNBC Films, including Diamond Hands: The Legend of WallStreetBets, an NBC News Studios and ZCDC production, which will premiere on MSNBC on April 10 and be available to stream the following day on Peacock.
MSNBC is also expanding its current offering of original programming on Peacock. Former White House adviser Symone Sander and legal analyst MSNBC and NBC News Katie Phang are set to launch daily programs on Peacock and MSNBC this spring. They will join the hosts MSNBC Hosts Zerlina Maxwell, Mehdi Hassanand Ayman Mohyeldine who already have shows on Peacock.
“The MSNBC Hub on Peacock will continue to expand Peacock’s robust news offering and add more value to Premium subscribers,” said Peacock’s president. Kelly Campbell. “MSNBC’s programming provides a valuable perspective that builds on Peacock’s commitment to providing consumers with timely, topical programming from a wide range of voices.”
Peacock’s news programming includes the new MSNBC hub as well as live and on-demand channels including NBC News Now, Sky News, Today All Day, NBC LX, Telemundo Al Día and Dateline 24/7; live and on-demand coverage from local NBC stations, including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, Philadelphia, Boston, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, DC, San Diego and Connecticut; full episodes on demand from NBC Nightly News with Lester HoltMeet the press with chuck todd and Noticias Telemundo; a Dateline streaming library; exclusive original Peacock shows from Mehdi Hasan, Zerlina Maxwell, Ayman Mohyeldin; curated playlists from Today, NBC Nightly News, Meet the Press, Noticias Telemundo, MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Sports, E! Hollywood news and access.
In an internal memo to MSNBC staff, obtained by sister blog TVNewser, Jones remarked, “This is a big step forward for us. We’re taking the strength of our brand and reimagining the MSNBC experience beyond cable TV. The demand for our unrivaled coverage and analytics is higher than ever, and I look forward to expanding the ways in which we reach and engage our audience. »