STV Player is the UK’s fastest-growing broadcaster streaming service, giving viewers in Scotland the opportunity to watch STV shows on their terms, live or on demand. Across the UK, the free service offers viewers an extensive catalogue of content from the UK and around the world, including over 3,000 hours of high-quality drama, sport and factual entertainment.

STV Player is now pre-installed in three quarters of the UK’s connected TV homes and is available on all major platforms.

STV Player is now pre-installed in three quarters of the UK’s connected TV homes and is available on all major platforms, including Sky Q, Now TV, Virgin Media, Amazon Fire TV and Freeview Play.

STV Player’s content library has grown to over 150 boxsets, including US thriller The Bridge, Irish legal drama Striking Out and British crime drama, Thorne. Viewers can upgrade to STV Player+, a subscription service which offers the opportunity to watch Player content advert-free and download shows for offline viewing.

STV Player offers a more targeted advertising proposition than the broadcast channel, along with a programmatic advertising sell, with all inventory sold by our specialist Digital sales team based in London and including video adverts in streams, platform sponsorship and targeted genre carousel sponsorship.

STV Player VIP is a rewards scheme which enables us to build better connections with our viewers, by bringing members a range of benefits including prizes and reduced advertising load, and enabling us to drive streams further.

KEY FACTS

4.3M

total registrations

114.6M

total longform streams in 2021

4000+

hours of content