Today, Peacock announced it will be the streaming home of the 2022 Winter Olympics. The platform will steam all of the NBCUniversal coverage of the XXIV Olympic Winter Games from Beijing China through its Peacock Premium tier.
Peacock will present live streams for all events airing on NBC’s various broadcast and cable platforms and on-demand viewing including full-event replays immediately upon conclusion, so fans can catch up on the action that they’ve missed. Live competition from all 15 sports will be available to premium subscribers, as well as the Opening and Closing Ceremonies.
“As the streaming destination of the 2022 Winter Olympics, Peacock will offer the ultimate fan experience all in one place,” said Kelly Campbell, President, Peacock. “From every live event and gold medal moment to exclusive daily shows, channels and original documentaries, viewers will be able to easily catch-up and keep up on all the action throughout the Games with our comprehensive Olympics hub on Peacock.”
In the U.S., subscribers to Peacock Premium will be able to watch the international multi-sport event for $4.99/mo., or $49.99 annually. Upgrade to Peacock Premium Plus and enjoy the Winter Olympics without ads for $9.99/mo., or $99.99 annually.
“We are excited to offer NBC Olympics’ storytelling and complete streaming coverage of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games on Peacock,” said Molly Solomon, Executive Producer, NBC Olympics & Paralympics. “This approach provides the American audience with a dynamic, easy-to-use Olympic viewing hub where not a single moment, live or on-demand, will be missed.”
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics will begin on Wednesday, February 2, with NBC’s first primetime show taking place the next day, on Thursday, February 3. The Opening Ceremony is scheduled to begin on Friday, February 4, and the Games will end on Sunday, February 20, when the Closing Ceremony wraps up.
Full daily schedules of the live events, their replay availability, and Peacock exclusive daily studio programming have not been announced as of yet, with more details set to be released soon.