How much is a NOW TV Entertainment Pass?
New members get access to a NOW TV Entertainment Pass for just £4.99 for the first 2 months, rising to £6.99 a month on a 12-month contract. You can also get it on a rolling monthly contract for £6.99 per month, leaving you free to cancel any time.
Entertainment Membership (monthly)
Watch live Sky entertainment channels
Stream Sky box sets
£6.99 / month
Alternatively, you can add the NOW TV Entertainment Pass to your existing broadband package for £6.99 a month, or if you're not an existing customer, you can get a broadband and TV bundle deal for £26.99 per month.
Fab Fibre + Entertainment TV
36Mb / second
£26.99 / month
£5 upfront fees
Super Fibre + Entertainment TV
63Mb / second
£26.99 / month
£5 upfront fees
Which channels are on NOW TV Entertainment Pass?
The NOW TV Entertainment Pass comes with the following popular live channels:
- Sky Showcase (Previously Sky One)
- Sky Max
- Sky Arts
- Sky Atlantic
- Sky Comedy
- Sky Crime
- Sky Documentaries
- Sky History
- Sky Nature
- Sky Witness
- Comedy Central
- Discovery Channel
- Nat Geo
In addition to all these channels, you’ll also get access to box sets from each channel, and Challenge, Pick and VICE as well!
Although it doesn’t require a NOW TV Pass to access it, you’ll find Sky News in the Entertainment section. Sky News is available on most supported devices (excluding EE TV and Apple TV 3rd gen). You can access Sky News through the TV guide if you have a BT TV or YouView box, and you won’t be able to access it through the NOW TV app.
NOW TV are constantly updating their catch up shows every week, so there are always new TV shows and box sets available to view on-demand.
Please note, Sky Comedy isn’t yet available on Apple TV, but NOW TV are working hard at making their service compatible with Apple TV devices. Until it becomes available, you can still access Sky Comedy shows on-demand on Apple TV.
Can I watch Entertainment Pass in full HD with NOW TV Boost?
NOW TV Boost allows you to watch all the live channels on the Entertainment Pass with enhanced sound and picture quality. You’ll enjoy your shows in full 1080p HD, with the addition of beautiful Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound.
Additionally, selected box sets can also be viewed in full 1080p HD, with more being added every month.
If a particular show is available in full HD, you’ll see the ‘HD’ and ‘5.1’ symbols next to it.
What do I need in order to get a NOW TV Entertainment Pass?
Accessing NOW TV’s Entertainment Pass is as easy as 1, 2, 3. Firstly, you’ll need a NOW TV account. Secondly you’ll need a broadband connection with a minimum download speed of 2.5Mbps for a smooth viewing experience. And thirdly, you’ll need a compatible device. Compatible devices are listed here.
If your broadband connection isn’t quite up to scratch for you to comfortably view NOW TV’s Entertainment Pass, have no fear. Just use our price comparison tool to compare broadband deals and you’ll be able to upgrade your connection at the best possible price so you can get viewing as soon as possible!
How to cancel NOW TV Entertainment Pass
If, for some reason, you aren’t blown away by the NOW TV’s Entertainment Pass, you can cancel it at any time.
Just log on to the NOW TV website, go to ‘Passes & vouchers’ and select ‘Cancel Pass’ next to the Entertainment Pass. Then all you have to do is follow the steps shown on your screen and your Pass will be cancelled for you.
NOW TV Entertainment Pass for new customers
If you don’t already have an account with NOW TV, then you’ll need to sign up before you can get your Pass. Just go to NOWTV.com, select ‘TV Passes’ and click on ‘Choose your Pass’.
As you aren’t already a NOW TV customer, you’ll be able to take advantage of a 7 day trial of the service, so select ‘Start 7 day free trial’ next to ‘Entertainment Pass’ and you’ll get access to the Entertainment Pass for seven days absolutely free. All you need to do is enter a few details and you can get watching right away.
NOW TV Entertainment Pass for existing customers
Existing NOW TV customers can get instant access to the Entertainment Pass by going to ‘Passes & vouchers’ in ‘My Account’. If you have a NOW TV account but you’ve never had an Entertainment Pass before, you’ll be able to opt for a free trial before committing to a pass. Just select ‘Start free trial’ next to Entertainment Pass.
If you’ve already had a free trial, or bought the Entertainment Pass before, you’ll be able to buy a Pass again by selecting ‘Buy Pass’.
NOW TV Entertainment Pass for BT customers
If you are a BT customer and don’t have an Entertainment Pass as part of your package, then you can add an Entertainment Pass easily as a bolt-on. Go to ‘Passes & vouchers’, select ‘Buy Pass’ next to the Entertainment Pass (or ‘Start free trial’ if the option is available). The price will be included as part of your monthly bill with BT.