STARZ Debuts on Roku

Beverly Hills-based STARZ is broadening its distribution channels, saying on Wednesday that it has added support for Roku for its existing subscribers. According to STARZ, the support allows its subscribers to watch both its original series, as well as movies and first run films on Roku's media players and Roku TV. STARZ said users can sign up for its service directly through the STARZ App on Roku, at a cost of $8.99 per month. Existing STARZ subscribers on more traditional cable, satellite, and telco plans can also use the Roku service.