[TV] Amazon Prime Is Now The Exclusive Streaming Home Of 24 Posted by Joseph Lee on 04.01.2014
Including the new season...
Coming Soon reports that as part of its licensing agreement with 20th Century Fox Television Distribution, Amazon hsa announced that Prime Instant Video is the exclusive online-only subscription home for streaming all 192 episodes of 24. Prime members can watch all eight seasons and the TV movie 24: Redemption. It will also be the exclusive home for 24: Live Another Day, which premieres on FOX on May 5.
The series stars Kiefer Sutherland as Jack Bauer, who "raced against the clock to thwart political assassination attempts and multiple terror plots". Every season happened within a 24-hour period. Live Another Day will also see the return of Mary Lynn Rajskub (Chloe O'Brian), producer Howard Gordon (Homeland), writers Evan Katz and Many Cato and director Jon Cassar. I will run for 12 episodes. It is set in London and was also shot there.
Here's a synopsis: The series picks up four years after we last saw Jack, who was then a fugitive from justice. Now in exile, he is nevertheless willing to risk his life and freedom to avert yet another global disaster.
Brad Beale, Director of Digital Video Content Acquisition for Amazon, said: "'24' has been extremely popular with Amazon customers over the years. Whether they are hard-core Jack Bauer fans or just discovering the series for the first time, Prime members are going to love catching up on the previous seasons of '24' as well as '24: Live Another Day.'"
The real-time format will be back and will include multiple plotlines. The series also stars Benjamin Bratt, Yvonne Strahovski, Kim Raver, William Devane, Tate Donovan and Michelle Fairley.