HBO, Showtime, and Starz have to content with a new name on the premium cable scene aptly named Epix.
Since it landed on the scene in 2009, Epix almost immediately made a name for itself among its premium cable competition, with fantastic dramas, big hit movies, and more stand-up specials than your Netflix homepage. Currently, Epix is producing some of the greatest drama you're not watching yet. Pennyworth dives deep into the life and times of Bruce Wayne's famous butler, working as a British security agent before he kept Batman's manor spic and span. Crime drama Godfather of Harlem tells the true story of infamous mob boss Bumpy Johnson, who takes control of his neighborhood in '60s New York. Plus, like any great premium cable channel, there are tons of great blockbuster films to watch including Terminator: Dark Fate, Creed II, and Rocketman.
Here's everything you need to know to watch an Epix Live Stream.
Best Shows on Epix
- Slow Burn
- Godfather of Harlem
What is Epix?
Epix launched in 2010, making it the newest major premium channel in the U.S.
- Launched: October 2009
- Slogan: "Have We Got a Story for You."
- Genre: Drama/Comedy/Movies
- Parent Company: MetroGoldwyn Mayer
Epix Live Stream: How to watch Epix
Epix is available on a few of the major live TV streaming services, though, typically as a premium channel add-on like HBO. When trying to decide which one is best for you, you'll want to weigh the cost, the other channels you'll receive, and the compatible devices for streaming.
Epix on Philo
Philo is a budget-minded streaming service, and depending on what channels you want, it might be right for you. The 59 Philo channels lean decidedly toward entertainment; the Philo channel list includes AMC, Discovery, IFC, Lifetime, and the Paramount Network, all for $20 a month. so if you want to stream Epix you're in luck: You can find it on Philo. It will run you an extra $6 a month on top of your Philo subscription. Philo also comes with free cloud DVR, but shows recorded are deleted after 30 days, so binge responsibly.
Epix on Amazon Prime Video
Amazon Prime Video is one of the most popular streaming services available, in large part because it comes complimentary with every Prime membership. If you're addicted to 2-day shipping and binging TV shows, it's one of the best-streaming destinations. There are plenty of exclusives that make having access to the library worth having, including Good Omens, The Man in the High Castle, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Transparent, and The Tick. Best of all, if you're a student, you can get six months free before you commit for the rest of the year. You can also watch Epix directly from your Amazon Prime Video hub for $5.99 a month.
Epix on Sling TV
For a streamlined, cost-effective streaming package that includes Epix, check out Sling TV. It offers two basic cable packages, Sling Orange and Sling Blue, each of which costs $30 per month. There's also the third option of getting Sling Orange + Blue for just $45 per month. You'll get more Sling TV channels by choosing Sling Blue, with its 40 channels including sports favorites like FS1 and NBCSN and cable mainstays like Food Network and Discovery Channel. Sling Orange brings must-haves Disney Channel and ESPN as part of its package. To watch Epix, you’ll either need Sling Orange, Sling Blue, or Sling Orange + Blue and the Epix channel suite for an additional $5 a month. Sling has a number of other add-ons, including robust international packages organized by languages all over the globe.
|Orange + Blue||$50|
Epix on AT&T TV Now
If you already use AT&T for your wireless needs, consider AT&T TV Now to cover streaming. AT&T TV Now channels start with Plus and Max, which even include HBO. The AT&T packages expand from there, approaching cable selection and pricing with AT&T TV Now's biggest packages. The streaming service comes with Cloud DVR, letting you record up to 20 hours of TV per month. Epix is on all AT&T TV Now packages for an additional $6.
Epix on YouTube TV
The YouTube TV channel list includes local channels, sports options including ESPN, ESPN2, FS1, FS2, and NBA TV. There is plenty to keep kids (and kids at heart) occupied, including Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, and Cartoon Network. It even comes with a few Spanish-language channels like Telemundo and NBC Universo. YouTube add-ons include HBO Max, Showtime, and Starz. YouTube TV packages have some advantages over their competitors, including a generous DVR and multiple screens package. From one account, each user can create an individual profile to track favorite shows.
You can stream Epix on YouTube TV for an additional $6 on top of your YouTube TV subscription.
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