New seasons of popular shows and movies will be available in 2018, Amazon announced Tuesday.
Netflix and Hulu are set to debut original series this year and in 2018 and 2018 will also include new series.
Amazon also plans to offer a streaming service that will include shows from multiple original creators, with new series and movies from both Netflix and Hulu.
Hulu has not confirmed this but the service will include original content.
Amazon’s streaming service is part of a broader push to build a new TV streaming service, Amazon said in a statement.
Amazon’s first original series, “Fresh Off the Boat,” will be released on Amazon Prime in 2018.
Amazon is also making a series for its streaming service called “Harmony,” which will air on Amazon Video in 2018; the streaming service also has a “Game of Thrones” adaptation, with “Game Of Thrones” executive producer George R.R. Martin directing a pilot episode.
Hulu, Netflix and HBO have also announced new shows and films to be streamed this year.HBO and Amazon are also launching a new service, called “The First Prime,” that will stream shows from a slate of original shows.
Amazon said it will offer its own streaming service for some shows, including the “Bates Motel” series, and it will also offer “Amazon Original,” a series from Netflix that will be limited to original content from Amazon Studios and Amazon TV.
The company also is developing a new original series called “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.”
Hulu will also introduce its own original series in 2018 with a new cast of characters.
Netflix has not yet announced plans for a new series but will soon introduce a series about a new character from the popular series “Stranger Things.”
Amazon’s new streaming service will be part of an overall strategy to offer new programming and content to people who have never seen a show on the major streaming services.