Since its revamp, Foxtel Play has been getting more and more attention. Everything Foxtel Play has to offer without the hassle of a complicated installation process? Yes, please! If you’re not familiar with the service yet, May is the perfect time to give it a go. This month brings tons of entertainment your way, especially if you subscribe to the Pop Pack. You get to see the MTV Movie & TV Awards and enjoy the return of some highly acclaimed shows. There’s something in the pack for everyone.
Foxtel Play users can tailor their subscription to best suit their interests. Channels are organized in packs, so you only have to pay for the ones you truly want to watch. And since the revamp, all Foxtel Play channel packs come at a special price!
The Foxtel Play base channel packs include Docos, which comes with several documentary channels dedicated to your passions. There’s also the Lifestyle pack, offering all those juicy reality shows you just can’t quit, and the Kids pack, with plenty of channels to entertain the little ones. Then there are the Drama and Pop packs, each offering a wide range of content for those interested in keeping up with the latest TV shows.
Besides, Foxtel Play also offers two premium packs, which you can get if you’re already subscribed to one of the base ones. The Movies Pack is the perfect choice for film buffs, while the Sports Pack will definitely appeal to those looking to keep up with everything from the latest AFL matches to international competitions from all over the world.
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Foxtel Play May Deals
May is a great month for both seasoned and new Foxtel Play subscribers. There’s no better way to enjoy the month that with the Pop Pack. It comes with a range of entertainment channels to suit a wide variety of tastes, from TV enthusiasts to music aficionados.
The pack only costs $15/month and there’s no Promo Code required to take advantage of this great Foxtel offer now. Simply sign up for Foxtel Play and you’ll be online in a matter of minutes.
What to watch in May
In May, subscribers of the Pop pack can catch up with the season 4 of Silicon Valley on Comedy Channel or Veep season 6 on showcase. FOX8 also has some popular shows currently airing new seasons – Pretty Little Liars, Ransom, Switched at Birth, to only name a few.
However, MTV seems to be having the upper hand this month with the MTV Movie & TV Awards, scheduled to air on May 8. You’ve read that right – the award show now covers TV as well, so you should definitely tune in to see some of your favourite stars gracing the red carpet. MTV promises the ceremony, hosted by Adam Devine, will be “the ultimate celebration of young Hollywood’s best WTF to WOW performances across film and TV.” We’re already hooked.
And wait, there’s more! A few shows are also returning this month for new seasons, so you’d better mark our calendars to make sure you don’t miss any new episodes.
Hap and Leonard S2
May 8 showcase
Set in the late 1980’s, Hap and Leonard is a darkly comic swamp noir of two best friends, one femme fatale, a crew of washed up revolutionaries, a pair of murderous psycho killers, some lost loot, and the fuzz. The show is returning this month on showcase.
|May 8||Drama||Hap and Leonard S2||showcase|
Into the Badlands S2
May 9 showcase
A mighty warrior and a young boy search for enlightenment in a ruthless territory controlled by feudal barons. Find out if they’ll succeed when season two premieres this month on showcace.
|May 9||Drama||Into the Badlands S2||showcase|
12 Monkeys S3
May 27, SyFy
Liked the movie? You’ll like the show even better. It follows the journey of a time traveler from the post-apocalyptic future who appears in present day on a mission to locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will nearly destroy the human race. Catch season three this month on SyFy.
|May 27||Entertainment Plus||12 Monkeys S3||Syfy|
The Pop Pack brings some much-needed variety to your entertainment options. You get the showcase channel, home of everything HBO. Since we’re now less than three months away from the new season of Game of Thrones, the channel will definitely come in handy if you’re looking to catch up with what’s going on in Westeros. If you like TV shows, you’ll likely appreciate the FOX8, SyFy, and FX channels as well. Plus Binge., the perfect channel to watch your next TV marathon on. Keen for some laughs? 111 funny and Comedy Channel are also included. And last but not least, music enthusiasts will be more than happy to gain access to MTV.
Moreover, each pack you choose comes with a suite of extra channels completely free of charge. The list includes CNN, Fox Sports News, Foxtel Smooth, BBC World News, Max, [V]Hits, TVSN, CMC, Fox News, Eurosport News, Sky News, Sky Weather, Sky Business, Foxtel Arts, MTV, and MTV Dance.
Get the Drama and Pop channel packs at a discounted price
Want to watch absolutely all the shows available on Foxtel? There’s no need to choose between Drama and Pop. While each of the two packs cost $15/month, if you get them both you enjoy a discount. The special Drama + Pop pack costs only $25/month. Drama brings you a few additional channels – BBC UKTV, BoxSets, TVH!TS, BBC First, Universal Channel, 13th Street.
With Foxtel Play, there’s no need to worry about a lengthy and complicated installation process. You simply watch your favourite Foxtel channels online, via a broadband connection. You can use your laptop or watch on a variety of compatible devices, including game consoles and Telstra TV. There is no lock-in contract and you can change your subscription, pause it, or cancel it at any time.
Foxtel Play subscribers also get the Foxtel Go app completely free. Download the app on your mobile device and you can watch all the channels included in your subscription when you’re out and about.
Sign up and enjoy the perks
Ready for even more good news? New customers get a two-week free trial to experience truly every channel on Foxtel Play. So click below and get ready to enjoy the perks of watching Foxtel via the internet.