Pluto TV has just added new 24/7 channels for Judge Judy and Agree or disagree, giving fans the ability to tune in to an episode of the long-running unscripted series at any time, as long as they have an internet connection. Next up: Iconic Game Shows Wheel of Fortune and Danger!both of which will receive standalone channels on August 1, 2022. The streamer, which already has 24/7 channels for everything from The ship of love and Family ties at Impossible mission and ALFwon’t have the most recent of new episodes of the beloved game shows, but will feature classic episodes, as well as ones that are only a few years old, according to Sony.
This is probably a particularly important problem for Danger! fans, since the vast majority of the lineup will likely feature the late Alex Trebek as host. Trebek, the series’ second host after Art Fleming, and hosted from 1984 until his death, with its final episode airing in early 2021. In case fans haven’t already missed the TV icon well -loved, the series of controversies and shenanigans surrounding his replacement certainly made it clear how special Trebek was as a host.
“We’re always looking for ways to improve our programming offering and make it easier for audiences to find what they’re looking for. Not only is this expansion driven by the viewing habits we can see, but we’ve spoken directly to our audience for feedback on suggested changes before they are made,” said Scott Reich, Pluto TV’s senior vice president of programming, in a press release. “Everything we do puts the audience first and this optimization is the final step in maintaining our market leadership in partnership with our audience.”
Pluto is an ad-supported platform, which means that although it has an exclusive deal for shows in this category of streamers, don’t be surprised to continue to see “Best-Of” packages and specials. “to appear on Netflix, which is paid for by subscribers rather than advertisers…although for now, that deal has expired.
In addition to 24/7 channels for Tap your luck, The price is rightand other classic game shows, Pluto has a game show channel, which airs popular game shows 24 hours a day… but not the SAME shows.