Everything you want to know about the new discovery+ video streaming service

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Global video streaming service discovery+ is coming soon.
Global video streaming service discovery+ is coming soon.
Photo: Discovery

Discovery Inc. announced it will be launching its new global video streaming service discovery+ in the United States on 4 January and after that worldwide in 25 countries within the next year.

During a virtual media event on Wednesday evening, it announced that it had commissioned at least 50 original new series exclusive to the service.

Britain's Sky pay-TV service added discovery+ last month, with subscribers getting discovery+ free for a year. It's highly likely that MultiChoice in South Africa, that recently partnered with Netflix, might add discovery+ to its new DStv Explora Ultra decoder.

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