Of course, we can’t forget the thousands of shows and movies in the Paramount+ library just waiting to be streamed, including all your favorite current TV shows (The Good Fight, Star Trek: Picard) to the tried-and-true classics (I Love Lucy, Star Trek universe). Paramount+ is also aiming to premiere at least one reality show every month.
In June, Paramount+ announced an ad-supported tier called the Essential Plan. This new plan is $5/month and is a lower-cost option than the existing Premium Plan.
For more on what’s now streaming (and what’s still to come) on Paramount+, check out the list below.
WHAT’S NEW ON PARAMOUNT+
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JoJo Siwa plays a fictionalized version of herself in the musical film, which tells the story of JoJo, who is kicked out of her dance troupe after her former dance coach retires and is replaced with a new coach with harsh rules.
Premieres Sept. 16. The adult animated comedy follows an overconfident female head of a household as she struggles to regain a higher status for herself and for her family of oddballs after losing her job and moving from the rich side to the poor side of a small town in Arkansas. To save money, they’ve moved into their inherited Victorian fixer-upper, the historic Harper House. The voice cast includes Rhea Seehorn, Jason Lee, Ryan Flynn, Gabourey Sidibe, Gary Anthony Williams, Nyima Funk, VyVy Nguyen and Lance Krall.
Available to stream on Paramount+ for a limited time, the sequel to Emily Blunt and John Krasinski's 2018 horror blockbuster follows the Abbott family as they continue to navigate and survive in a post-apocalyptic world inhabited by blind aliens with an acute sense of hearing. Following the deadly events at home, the Abbotts must now face the terrors of the outside world as they continue their fight for survival in silence. Forced to venture into the unknown, they quickly realize that the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats that lurk beyond the sand path.
Mark Wahlberg stars in the sci-fi action film exploring the concept of reincarnation through spectacular visuals and nuanced characters who must use memories and skills from past lives to ensure the future. Based on the book The Reincarnationist Papers by D. Eric Maikranz, the film is directed by Antoine Fuqua and co-stars Sophie Cookson, Jason Mantzoukas, Rupert Friend, Liz Carr, Toby Jones and Dylan O’Brien.
The groundbreaking and music docuseries returns with new episodes and the best of the vault remastered and updated for today’s audiences featuring artist interviews, a creative refresh and reimagined visual style. Ricky Martin, LL Cool J, Huey Lewis, Busta Rhymes, Duran Duran, New Kids on the Block, Bret Michaels and Fat Joe are featured in the first half of the season, while Jennifer Lopez will be the focus of an episode in the second half.
The 13-episode season picks up 10 years after the Nickelodeon show ended, and finds Carly Shay (Miranda Cosgrove), the original influencer, and her friends navigating work, love and family in their 20s. New characters played by Laci Mosley, as Carly's roommate and best friend, Harper, and Jaidyn Triplett, as Freddie’s snarky and social media-savvy stepdaughter, Millicent, will be introduced. Original iCarly stars Jerry Trainor and Nathan Cress return as Carly's brother, Spencer, and best friend, Freddie.
A sequel spinoff of The Good Wife, the series follows Christine Baranski's Diane Lockhart on her next chapter in her professional career and personal life. In the fifth season, Diane is forced to question whether it’s appropriate for her to help run an African American law firm with Liz (Audra McDonald) when the firm loses two top lawyers. Meanwhile, Marissa (Sarah Steele) and the firm become entangled with Hal Wackner (Mandy Patinkin), a regular Chicagoan who decides to open his own courtroom in the back of a copy shop.
A psychological mystery that examines the origins of evil along the dividing line between science and religion, the series focuses on a skeptical female psychologist who joins a priest-in-training and a contractor as they investigate the Church’s backlog of unexplained mysteries, including supposed miracles, demonic possessions and hauntings. Their job is to assess if there is a logical explanation or if something truly supernatural is at work. The second season brings evil closer to home. Kristen (Katja Herbers) struggles with her darker nature, while David (Mike Colter) suffers temptation as he gets closer to his ordination. Meanwhile, Ben is visited by night terrors that prey on his greatest fears.
Season 1 was led by Lucy Liu, Ginnifer Goodwin and Kirby Howell-Baptiste, and followed the lives of three women living in three different decades: a housewife in the ‘60s, a socialite in the ‘80s and a lawyer in 2019, each dealing with infidelity in their marriages. The second season stars Lana Parrilla, Allison Tolman, Nick Frost and Matthew Daddario. The new storylines will be set in 1949 and explore what it means to be beautiful, the hidden truth behind the facades people present to the world, the effects of being ignored and overlooked by society, and the lengths one woman will go in order to finally belong.
Produced by Nickelodeon, Rugrats follows the iconic crew of toddlers -- Tommy Pickles, Chuckie Finster, Angelica Pickles, Susie Carmichael, and twins Phil and Lil DeVille -- throughout their day-to-day lives that become adventures in their minds. A reimagining of the classic ‘90s hit, the new Rugrats series features rich and colorful CG-animation. Rugrats reunites original voice stars E.G. Daily (Tommy), Nancy Cartwright (Chuckie), Cheryl Chase (Angelica), Cree Summer (Susie) and Kath Soucie (Phil and Lil), all of whom are reprising their iconic roles in this new series. Joining the original voice cast of the adventurous toddlers are Ashley Rae Spillers (Didi), Tommy Dewey (Stu), Tony Hale (Chas), Natalie Morales (Betty), Anna Chlumsky (Charlotte), Timothy Simons (Drew), Nicole Byer (Lucy), Omar Miller (Randy) and Michael McKean (Lou).
It's the final chapter of Liza Miller's story. It's been a long wait between seasons for fans of Younger, especially after that jaw-dropping proposal cliffhanger. Will Liza say yes to Charles' impromptu marriage proposal? Series star Sutton Foster seems to think the answer is complicated. In the final season, Liza’s personal life is on shaky ground as she tries to stay true to herself. And after a setback at work, Kelsey doubts her career decisions and discovers a new creative outlet. Meanwhile, Maggie gets canceled.
The half-hour comedy goes animated for the upcoming fourth season. This season, Special Agent Nick Cullen (Patrick Brammall) finally realizes his dream of joining the FBI, only to quickly discover being an FBI “special agent” isn’t what he expected it to be. When he’s assigned to a seemingly dull observation detail, he finds a potential career case in the form of an emerging cult, and when a large scale operation takes aim at the cult, it’s unclear which side will break first. Despite the promotion, Cullen’s path continues to cross with former partner Judd Tolbeck’s (Tim Meadows), who is also adjusting to life with a new partner of his own.
The series, from executive producers of American Vandal, blends comedy with crime docs as it follows the search for Harold Heaven, who mysteriously disappeared from his remote cabin in Ontario, Canada, in the winter of 1934. Eighty-five years later, his great-great-nephew, Mike, attempts to solve this coldest of cold cases, with the help of his extended family and true-crime-obsessed best friend, Jackson.
Real World Homecoming reunites all seven members of the original cast in the same New York City loft, as they revisit the shocking moments and explosive issues that transpired during the historic 1992 season and discuss how they parallel in today’s social climate. Becky Blasband, Andre Comeau, Heather B. Gardner, Julie Gentry, Norman Korpi, Eric Nies (who won’t be present in the loft) and Kevin Powell will look at how the series has changed their lives since the cameras stopped rolling.
In the latest CG-animated movie, SpongeBob SquarePants, his best friend, Patrick, and the Bikini Bottom gang take on their most epic adventure yet. When SpongeBob’s beloved pet snail, Gary, goes missing, a path of clues leads SpongeBob and Patrick to the powerful King Poseidon, who has Gary held captive in the Lost City of Atlantic City. On their mission to save Gary, SpongeBob and his pals team up for a heroic and hilarious journey where they discover nothing is stronger than the power of friendship. Keanu Reeves, Awkwafina, Danny Trejo, Snoop Dogg and Tiffany Haddish also appear.
The reality show introduced the world to Snooki, The Situation, JWoww, DJ Pauly D and more as eight housemates live under the same roof in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. The cast traveled to South Beach, Florida, in season 2 and were based in Florence, Italy, in season 4.
Based on Stephen King’s 1978 novel, the limited series picks up when a virus is leaked from a lab and kills most of mankind. The story is described as King’s “apocalyptic vision of a world decimated by plague and embroiled in an elemental struggle between good and evil.” The prolific author wrote a new coda to wrap up the story.