HBO Max is debuting in May 2020 with a vast library of TV shows and films. But it will cost you. At $14.99 a month, it is so far the most expensive of the major streaming platforms.
NBCUniversal’s Peacock is also launching next spring, but the company has not announced the monthly fee yet.
HBO Max costs the same as HBO Now, the company’s standalone streaming service that launched in 2015, but offers a much larger library of TV shows and films.
So what will HBO Max subscribers get for $15 a month? About 10,000 hours of programming from the biggest brands under WarnerMedia, which is also CNN’s parent company. Subscribers will have on-demand access to a human-curated lineup from HBO, Warner Bros, Cartoon Network, CNN, TNT and TBS, among others. In fact, one of HBO Max’s strongest selling points is its content.
Here’s some of what will be available: