discovery+ Expands Reach in the U.K. & Ireland


discovery+ has launched on Roku streaming players and TV models in the U.K. and the Republic of Ireland.

Roku viewers in the U.K. and Ireland now have direct access to series such as Gold Rush, Ghost Adventures and 90 Day Fiancé, as well as discovery+ originals, including Anni: The Honeymoon Murder, The Baby Killer Conspiracy, Richard Hammond’s Workshop and The Men Who Sold the World Cup.

discovery+ will also offer the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 in Europe.

“We are always looking to bring the best possible entertainment selection to our customers and are excited about the wide variety of entertainment that discovery+ offers Roku users in the U.K. and the Republic of Ireland,” said Yulia Poltorak, director of content distribution at Roku.

“At Discovery, it is our goal to share our best-in-class brands and storytelling with viewers around the globe, wherever and whenever they are consuming content,” said Gabe Sauerhoff, senior VP of digital distribution and commercial partnerships at Discovery, Inc. “We are thrilled to expand our global partnership with Roku and bring their subscribers in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland everything that discovery+ has to offer.”