Today STARZ started to notify customers of an upcoming price hike. This comes as the new season of its hit show Outlander is about to start this summer. Customers will find their bills going up about $1 to $9.99 a month on June 26th 2023.
In an email to customers notifying them of the price hike, STARZ said:
To complement our original slate, STARZ brings you new movies from top Hollywood studios like Lionsgate, Universal Studios and sony. We ensure that everyone in your household has a steady stream of titles to choose from, including exclusive and first-run theatrical releases. With a deep library spanning may genres and featuring A-List stars, we are committed to keeping your movie nights filled with hits like Spider-Man: No Way Home, Venom, and Plane.
To continiue providing the highest-quality content and viewingexperience possible, your monthly subscription price is being adjusted to $9.99/mo. These changes will be reflected in your next billing cycle begining Jane 26th, 2023. f you are on a free trial or offer no changes will be made until after your free trial or offer is complete.
If you hurry right now, STARZ is offering a $5-a-month deal for three months to help you be ready for the new Outlander season. You can find that deal HERE.
Here is how STARZ describes their company:
Starz, a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is a leading global media and entertainment company that produces and distributes premium streaming content to worldwide audiences across subscription television platforms. Starz is home to the flagship domestic STARZ® brand, STARZ ENCORE, 17 premium pay TV channels and the associated on-demand and online services, including the highly rated STARZ app. With the launch of the LIONSGATE+ international premium streaming platform and STARZ PLAY Arabia, Starz is expanding its global footprint in a growing number of territories. Sold through multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, telecommunications companies, and other online and digital platforms, Starz offers subscribers more than 7,500 distinct premium television episodes and feature films, including STARZ Original series, first-run movies and other popular programming.
Correction: A earlier version said this was the final season of Outlander and had the wrong start date for Outlander season 7. Season 8 will be the final season of Outlander.