Odido, the telecom provider known for redefining customer experiences, announces its latest partnership with streaming service SkyShowtime. Starting today, Odido customers with Unlimited Premium and Unlimited Plus subscriptions can access SkyShowtime's line-up of exclusive series and Pay 1 movies from Paramount and Universal through the Extras feature, using the credit-based system. Additionally, SkyShowtime subscriptions are now available as standalone options within all mobile bundles.
This partnership underlines Odido's mission to continuously enhance the value of its services by partnering with world-class content providers. With SkyShowtime on board, Odido subscribers can look forward to an even more comprehensive and easy to use entertainment experience.
SkyShowtime marked its one-year anniversary in the Netherlands this October and brings together the best entertainment from renowned storytellers, including Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, DreamWorks Animation, Paramount+, SHOWTIME®, Sky Studios, and Peacock. With SkyShowtime joining the Extras portfolio, Odido enriches its entertainment offering with exclusive series including Poker Face, Special Ops: Lioness, Star Trek: Strange New Worlds S1 &2, The Family Stallone, Tulsa King and Yellowstone S1-5 as well as blockbuster movies including Babylon, Dungeons & Dragons: Honour Among Thieves, M3GAN, Puss in Boots: The Last Wish, TÁR and The Super Mario Bros. Movie.
Tisha van Lammeren, Chief Commercial Officer Consumer at Odido, expressed her excitement about the partnership, stating: "We are thrilled to welcome SkyShowtime to our portfolio. The addition of their streaming platform is another significant milestone for us, once again proving we are here to shake up the market. With our Extras portfolio, we provide our customers with the ultimate freedom to switch between streaming services on a monthly basis. Why settle for just one when you can alternate between all your favourites? Odido proves this can be done. The Extras portfolio and the addition of Showtime aligns with our history of innovation and underlines our commitment to continually enhance and expand our offerings."
SkyShowtime CEO Monty Sarhan said: “We are thrilled to announce that Odido subscribers will now be able to watch SkyShowtime’s amazing entertainment line-up as part of their package. Through our newly announced partnerships and direct-to-consumer service, we are very proud that we are providing real value to millions of members across the Netherlands who will now have access to our exclusive series and hit movies.”
SkyShowtime Subscription Details
Odido customers with Unlimited Plus or Unlimited Premium subscriptions can purchase SkyShowtime through the credit-based system. For customers with different subscription types, SkyShowtime is available for just €6.99 per month, with the added convenience of a monthly cancellation option.
Flexible Options for Unlimited Plus and Premium Customers
Odido's Extras offer a credit-based system for Unlimited Plus and Premium customers. Unlimited Plus subscribers receive one credit for Extra’s while Premium subscribers enjoy three. These credits can be redeemed for Extras (streaming services) of their choice, enabling customers to tailor their streaming selections to their preferences and seamlessly switch between different services monthly.
SkyShowtime is Europe’s newest streaming service. A joint venture of Comcast and Paramount Global, SkyShowtime brings together the best of Hollywood and local entertainment in one place.
From movies, and original series from the iconic brands of Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, DreamWorks Animation, Paramount+, SHOWTIME®, Sky Studios, and Peacock to SkyShowtime Original series, SkyShowtime is Europe’s new home for premium entertainment.
Launched across all of its markets earlier this year, SkyShowtime is available in: Albania, Andorra, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Norway, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden. It is available through select television providers in some markets and across Apple iOS, tvOS, Android devices, Android TV, Google Chromecast, LG TVs, Samsung Smart TVs, and the web.
Odido is one of the leading telecom providers in the Netherlands, with circa 8 million customers. We offer services to both consumers and business customers. In addition, Odido will be the largest provider of 100% fiber optic internet in the Netherlands; the provider is on track to offer internet and TV services via fiber optic to more than 6 million households. Odido is also active in the market with the brands Simpel, Ben and Tele2 Thuis.
Odido believes that everyone should be able to participate in the technology of today and tomorrow in a fun and safe way. Technology is part of our lives, but we also know how important the human aspect is. Therefore, at Odido, the focus is not on technology, but on people. Odido is the network for everyone.