Fox News Media announced today that it will expand the distribution of its streaming services across DIRECTV platforms. Yesterday, FOX Nation became available on DIRECTV as a premium add-on. FOX Weather, the free ad-supported streaming weather service, is scheduled to debut on DIRECTV STREAM beginning March 29, with plans to add FOX Nation this summer.
“We want to empower our customers with more capabilities in how they choose to watch the content they care about most,” said Rob Thun, Chief Content Officer DIRECTV. “We’re pleased to expand our relationship with FOX News and add value for our subscribers by offering FOX Nation and FOX Weather.”
FOX News Media CEO Suzanne Scott said, “We are proud to work with DIRECTV, expanding the distribution of our signature streaming services, FOX Nation and FOX Weather, and offering more opportunities for our dedicated viewers to watch our premier content.”
FOX Weather launched in October 2021 and has a team of over 120 meteorologists. The service includes a suite of weather products with local, regional, and national reporting, in addition to live programming. FOX Weather covers both immediate and long-term weather coverage. FOX Weather will be available through DIRECTV STREAM’s Entertainment Package.