Netflix and Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution today announced that the first two seasons of Homeland and American Horror Story will be available exclusively for members in the UK and Ireland to watch instantly from 13 March 2014.
The critically acclaimed drama Homeland stars Claire Danes, who received a Golden Globe and Emmy Award for her performance as CIA agent Carrie Mathieson and British favourite, Damian Lewis, also a Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner for his role as American soldier Sergeant Nicholas Brody. The series follows Brody’s transformation from war hero to suspected sleeper cell operative planning a terrorist atrocity after he returns home from 10 years capture in Iraq.
American Horror Story is the award-winning hit anthology series from creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Fulchuck.
“We are excited to bring both of these brilliant series, Homeland and American Horror Story, to our members in the UK & Ireland,” says Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer at Netflix. “These global smash series are two of the most talked about shows in entertainment, and we think that our members are going to love these latest additions.”
The arrival of Homeland and American Horror Story mark the latest Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution content currently available on Netflix in the UK and Ireland. Other hit shows already available to members include Sons of Anarchy, White Collar, The Killing, 24, Prison Break and cult comedies The League, Arrested Development and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.