Explore

ABC Unveils Netflix-Style Streaming App, Plus 7 New Original Series

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KnoFx-KyJxk&feature=youtu.be

Move over Netflix and Hulu, there’s a new streaming service in town!

Today ABC (a sister company of Babble under The Walt Disney Company), announced that they are relaunching their app, with a fresh new look and a ton of new content.

So what can we look forward to binge-watching? In addition to the current ABC shows we know and love (Modern Family forever), there will be seven new ABCd original digital series debuting on the app and website, as well as 38 “throwback” series including Ugly Betty, Dinosaurs, Ellen, School House Rock, and 8 Simple Rules, among others.

And what about the new digital series? From comedies to cooking/home shows, there’s something for everyone …

1. Newborn Moms

Image Source: ABC Digital
Image Source: ABC Digital

For obvious reasons, we’re pretty excited about this show. Struggling with sleepless nights and self doubt, this show is the comedic story of what it’s like to be a new parent. We simply can’t wait to watch!

2. All My Gay Friends Are Getting Married

Image Source: ABC Digital
Image Source: ABC Digital

This series is a celebration of gay marriage told in the most hilarious way yet — through the eyes of a mildly bitter single girl. The show documents how the couples fell in love and will relive their amazing weddings.

3. Boondoogle

Image Source: ABC Digital
Image Source: ABC Digital

Our favorite funny man, Ty Burrell, plays himself in this comedy series that chronicles how he and his “non-tourage” enjoy the perks of being a TV star. Expect dad jokes, galore.

4. Forever 31

Image Source: ABC Digital
Image Source: ABC Digital

#Adulting at its finest. In this series, comedian Iliza Shelesinger and her friends struggle with their dead-end jobs, hangovers, and the nonsense that can be modern adulthood.

5. I Can Find $3,000 in Your Home

Image Source: ABC Digital
Image Source: ABC Digital

This new show will have all of us scouring our homes for gold ticket items. Linda Lightman, who is an eBay millionaire, will go around households across the country to find the treasure in their trash in this new series.

6. On the Record 

Image Source: ABC Digital
Image Source: ABC Digital

Music lovers will love this intimate “story behind the song” experience. The first installment of the series features recording artist Shawn Hook discussing the meaning behind his hit singles.

7. Tastemade’s Get Cookin

Image Source: ABC Digital
Image Source: ABC Digital

Foodies, this one is for you. Three popular Tastemakers — Erwan Heussaff, Lazarus Lynch, Megan Mitchell — are here to help us all upgrade our cooking skills with new techniques, tips, and recipes.

***

The new ABC app is available exclusively on the App Store and Apple TV App Store. The ABC app is also available on ABC.comAmazon App StoreGoogle Play, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and Xbox 360.

More On
Article Posted 3 years Ago

Videos You May Like