When to Stream The Curse, A24's Dark Satire Series Starring Emma Stone and Nathan Fielder
Emma Stone and Nathan Fielder star in The Curse, a dark comedy series premiering on Paramount+ and Showtime, following a married couple.
Emma Stone and Nathan Fielder star in The Curse, a dark comedy series co-created by Fielder and Benny Safdie. The show follows a married couple, Whitney and Asher Siegel, who are trying to conceive a child and achieve HGTV stardom while facing a supposed curse in a small town in New Mexico.
The first episode of The Curse is available to stream now on Paramount+ with Showtime, and the series will premiere on cable on Showtime this Sunday. The 10-episode limited series will follow a cadence of streaming on Paramount+ with Showtime every Friday before airing on Showtime on Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The finale is set to stream on Jan. 12, 2024, and broadcast on Jan. 14, 2024.
For those interested in watching The Curse without cable, there are several options available. Paramount+ with Showtime is available as an add-on at Amazon's Prime Video, with a free seven-day trial before auto-renewing at $11.99 per month. Other streaming and internet-based cable TV services, such as DirecTV Stream and Hulu, also offer Showtime as an add-on to their packages.
DirecTV Stream offers an Entertainment package with over 75 channels, with the option to add Showtime for $6 per month for the first three months, then auto-renewing at $11.99 per month. New subscribers can also take advantage of a five-day free trial.
Paramount+ with Showtime is available on Prime Video, with a free seven-day trial before auto-renewing at $11.99 per month. Prime Video also offers a 30-day free trial for those who are not Prime members.
Fubo's Premiere package includes Showtime for $74.99 per month for the first two months, along with over 250 news, entertainment, and sports channels. Hulu also offers Showtime as an add-on to its base plans, with the first month free for new subscribers.
Sling is another option for watching The Curse on Showtime, with prices ranging from $20 to $60 per month and a 50% discount for the first month for new subscribers.
For those outside of the U.S., Paramount+ is available in select countries, and a virtual private network (VPN) such as ExpressVPN can be used to stream the series premiere of The Curse with a subscription.
The Curse follows Whitney and Asher Siegel, played by Stone and Fielder, as they navigate the challenges of eco-living and trying to conceive a child while facing a supposed curse. The series also features an ensemble cast including Corbin Bernsen, Constance Shulman, Hikmah Warsame, Dahabo Ahmed, Christopher Calderon, Barkhad Abdi, and Gary Farmer.
With the premiere date and air time of The Curse, as well as various options for watching the show with or without cable, viewers have the opportunity to enjoy the "exhilarating, exhausting cringe comedy" described by The Hollywood Reporter's Daniel Feinberg.