SEVEN WBTVG SERIES LAND ON GO90
(April 3, 2017 – Los Angeles, CA) – Today go90 announced an agreement with Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. making go90 home for all seasons of hit series “Almost Human,” “Babylon 5,” “Believe,” “Fringe,” “Stalker,” “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles” and “Veronica Mars.” The series will begin to stream on go90 starting April 4, 2017.
“To be able to bring these seven titles to our users is a great opportunity to continue to double down on a genre that’s performed well for go90 and attract users who have been demanding these series or may be discovering them for the first time,” said Chip Canter, GM of Verizon Digital Entertainment. “This order represents our commitment to a data-driven programming strategy that marries popular traditional series with our originals and organizes them into 4-5 key audience-specific networks as a way to super serve our audiences; these series are a great fit for our go90 Saga network.”
Users can watch all of these series exclusively on go90.com or the go90 app available for iOS and Android.
“We are thrilled to partner with go90, enabling their users to access the great stories captured by these seven series. We are confident that these series will expand and build on go90’s fast-growing user base,” said Ken Werner, President of Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution.
go90 is currently streaming over 30,000 hours of scripted originals, live sports and best-of-primetime videos.
Series Overview and Release Dates:
“Almost Human” (Available 04/04/17)
Detective John Kennex (Urban) survived one of the most catastrophic attacks ever made against the police department. After waking up from a 17-month coma, he can’t remember much – except that his partner was killed, he lost one of his legs and he is now outfitted with a highly sophisticated synthetic appendage.
“Babylon 5” (Available 04/04/17)
In the year 2257 AD, the Earth Alliance places Babylon 5, a massive space station, into a stationary orbit in a neutral corner of a distant galaxy. Under the leadership of Commander Jeffrey Sinclair, the station serves as a social, economic and non-political oasis for the human race and the four alien races – The Narn, Centauri, Vorlon and Minbari – who fight to control the galaxy.
“Believe” (Available 04/04/17)
Levitation, telekinesis, the ability to control nature, see the future.… Since she was born, Bo has had gifts she could neither fully understand nor control. But now that she is 10 years old, her powers have become stronger and the threat from malevolent forces that would use her abilities to control the world has grown more dangerous.
“Fringe” (Available 04/04/17)
A science-fact thriller about an unlikely trio who uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events, “Fringe” delves beneath the surface. They realize that they may be part of a larger, more disturbing pattern that blurs the line between the possible and the impossible.
“Stalker” (Available 04/04/17)
Detective Jack Larsen is a recent transfer to the Unit from New York City’s homicide division, whose confidence, strong personality and questionable behavior has landed him in trouble before – but whose past behavior may also prove valuable in his new job. His boss, Lt. Beth Davis is strong, focused and an expert in the field, driven by her traumatic personal experience as a victim. With the rest of their team, young – but eager – Detective Ben Caldwell and deceptively smart Detective Janice Lawrence, Larsen and Davis assess the threat level of cases and respond before the stalking and intimidation spirals out of control, all while trying to keep their personal obsessions at bay.
“Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles” (Available 04/04/17)
“Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles” reveals what happens when Sarah Connor stops running and goes on the offensive against an ever-evolving technological enemy. At the end of “Terminator 2: Judgment Day,” Sarah vanquished the Terminator sent from the future to kill her teenage son, John. Now Sarah and John find themselves alone in a very dangerous, complicated world. Fugitives from the law, they must evade pursuers from the future – and the present – in today’s Los Angeles, relentlessly battling to save more than just themselves.
“Veronica Mars” (Available May 2017)
In the wealthy, seaside community of Neptune, California, Hearst College stands as a beacon of higher education. But within this idyllic and sun-drenched campus, higher education is not always what it appears. Between the beer-soaked dorm parties and the all-night cram sessions, the members of the student body are facing a terrifying threat. Luckily for them, freshman and part-time private investigator Veronica Mars is used to taking on a few extracurricular activities.