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Epix: Everything You Need to Know

Learn everything we know about Epix including content, price, release date, and more.

What is Epix?

Epix is a premium cable and satellite television network in the United States, operated by Epix Entertainment LLC, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer subsidiary.

When did Epix become available?

EPIX, which launched in October 2009, is available statewide via cable, telco, satellite, and developing digital distribution platforms, as well as through its EPIX NOW app, which offers thousands of titles for streaming, more than any other network.

How much does Epix cost?

EPIX NOW is available for only $5.99 per month and gives subscribers access to the network’s exciting lineup of new original programs, including Pennyworth, which depicts the origin tale of Batman’s butler, Alfred; Godfather of Harlem, starring Forest Whitaker; and Perpetual Grace, LTD. Be one of the first to stream Epix!

Is there an Epix Free Trial?

Sign up for a free 7-day trial. Go to Epix official website. Click on Start My 7-Day Free Trial. Make an account by entering your email address and generating a password. Download the app via one of the four available channels—Google Play Store, iTunes, Amazon, or Roku.

Is there an Epix 30-Day Trial?

It’s easy to redeem your 30-day free trials on The Roku Channel. Simply purchase a new Roku streaming device and set it up. During activation, you’ll see 30-day free trial offers from  EPIX, accept the channels you want, and follow the instructions. You’ll be streaming live TV in no time.

Which platforms is Epix be available on?

Epix Now. Epix Now is an OTT (over-the-top) subscription streaming service from Epix that is available online and via applications for Android tablets, phones, and Android TV devices, Apple iOS and Apple TV devices, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV.

How do I get the Epix Now app?

The EPIX NOW app is available for download on iPhones and iPads, Apple TV, Android phones, tablets and TVs, Roku and Fire TV.

How much is Epix?

The Epix price is $5.99 per month. 

Is Epix free with Amazon Prime?

For the next three months, you can subscribe to EPIX on Amazon Prime Video Channels for $0.99/month, down from $5.99/month.

What shows or movies are available on Epix?

This will make the Epix streaming price worth it alone! The library will include the following movies, which you can purchase before the network launches:

Domina, Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Liam Cunningham , Alex Lanipekun , Peter Campion (Actor)
  • Debs Paterson (Director) - Cristina Giubbetti (Producer)


War of the Worlds, Season 2
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Lea Drucker , Daisy Edgar-Jones , Gabriel Byrne (Actor)
  • Ben A. Williams (Director) - Johnny Capps (Producer)

War of the Worlds (Season 2)

Condor, Season 2
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Max Irons, Kristen Hager, Bob Balaban (Actors)
  • Jason Smilovic (Director) - Andrew McCarthy (Producer)


World War Z
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Marc Forster (Actors)
  • Marc Forster (Director) - Ian Bryce (Writer) - Marc Forster (Producer)
  • (Playback Language)
  • Audience Rating: PG-13 (Parents Strongly Cautioned)

World War Z

Breaking News in Yuba County
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Allison Janney, Mila Kunis, Awkwafina (Actors)
  • Tate Taylor (Director) - Amanda Idoko, (Writer) - Stuart Ford (Producer)
  • (Playback Language)
  • Audience Rating: R (Restricted)

Breaking News in Yuba County

  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle, John Goodman (Actors)
  • Robert Zemeckis (Director) - John Gatins (Writer) - Robert Zemeckis (Producer)
  • (Playback Language)
  • Audience Rating: R (Restricted)


Child's Play (2019)
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Tim Matheson, Ben Daon, Zahra Anderson (Actors)
  • Lars Klevberg (Director) - Tyler Burton Smith (Writer) - Jason Cloth (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

Child’s Play

The Prestige

Godfather of Harlem, Season 2
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • N/A (Director) - James Acheson (Producer)

Godfather of HarlemDead Still

Bridge and Tunnel, Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Ed Burns (Director)

Bridge and Tunnel

Who started Epix?

Epix was founded in 2009 by the entertainment companies Viacom, Lionsgate, and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios as a joint venture.

Will there be original series and content on Epix?

Epix has featured original series “condor”. Based on the novel “Six Days of the Condor” by James Grady and screenplay “Three Days of the Condor” by Lorenzo Semple Jr. and David Rayfiel, Condor follows CIA analyst (Max Irons) who stumbles onto a plan that threatens the lives of millions.

Why is a streaming service like Epix important?

EPIX is a premium movie and original programming station that broadcasts in the United States. EPIX was the first premium network to offer multi-platform access to its content via their website, video game consoles, and other TV streaming technologies.

Don’t worry if you don’t already have an  Amazon Prime membership. Get a free 30-day trial here. Then, you can get a 7-day Epix Now free trial

You can also stream many of these classics on Amazon Prime. Amazon Prime membership? Great! You already have access to these.

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