Harry Potter series and Hallmark movies are leaving Peacock in May 2023. Fast Five and Jurassic World are coming to Peacock in July.
Streaming services such as Peacock, Netflix and Hulu add library content to attract viewers.
To show these contents on their streaming platforms, they sign contracts with the production team.
And when the contract’s up, the movies move to some other streaming services, and at the same time, some new movies also tend to come to those platforms.
Similarly, Peacock is one of the streaming services that features a wide variety of movies from NBC and Universal’s signature movies. The platform also has a change in the number of hours it shows.
There are many movies that are leaving in the month of May but the good news is there are also many movies that will be instated in replace of those movies.
In only the month of April, movies and series such as Faiser, Law & Order and The Karate Kid left the service but other films such as Dragon Blade, The Hulk and Life of Pi have entered the service.
What Is Leaving Peacock In May 2023?
The Harry Potter series and Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy are leaving Peacock in May 2023.
Harry Potter movies are one of the most watched movies and high-profile movies on NBC’s streaming platform. But with Warner Brother’s eight-movie saga leaving the service is a huge loss.
Though the movie has been bouncing between streaming services, it still is a huge loss for them to lose one of their most watched movies.
Not only that, but Fifty Shades of Grey is also leaving the platform. This erotic romance novel adapted movie has had huge success financially for Universal Pictures.
Now, the movie is only available on HBO Max. Though these are not the only movies leaving the platform.
According to Screenrant, these movies and series are being removed from the month of May from Peacock. Some of the movies are:
- The Smurfs
- The Smurfs 2
- Are We There Yet?
- Are We Done Yet?
- The Christmas Train
- Journey of My Heart
- Love Under The Rainbow
- Spring Breakthrough
- Enemy of the State
- True Lies
- The Lego Batman Movie
- Bruce Almighty
- Spy Game
- Pop Star: Never Stop Never Stopping
- While You Were Sleeping
- The Good Shepherd
- The Wolverine and
- The Boy Next Door.
Is Harry Potter Leaving Peacock?
Harry Potter has already left the Peacock streaming service. But there are many shreds of evidence that the wizarding magic movie will be back soon.
Harry Potter is one of the most-watched movies of magical movies who wants to watch.
According to Coming Soon, the streaming service removed its most watched movies from its platform starting on May 8, 2023. Currently, there is no iota of the movie available.
Though the movie has gone out of Peacock, the movie is still available to watch at HBO Max and other franchise movies of the magical world.
But Harry Potter movies being removed from NBC’s streaming platform Peacock is not new news. This has been going on for a long time. And those movies always return back.
Because Warner Media and NBCUniversal had an agreement for streaming rights to magical adventure films until the end of 2025. Depending on the situation, the movie location changes from time to time.
The last time the movie headed to Peacock was in September 2022. Before that, it was in HBO Max. Even before that, it was in Peacock.
So, many fans of the movie do not need to despair that they can watch their desired movies on their streaming service and have to look for new ones as they usually come back.
Even many Reddit users complained about the movie leaving the platform a few years back around 2020. But viola! The movie was back on the streaming service.
Till 2025, the movie series can be found either on NBC’s streaming service Peacock or Warner Brother’s HBO Max.
What is coming to Peacock in June 2023?
There are many movies and series coming to the Peacock streaming service in the month of June added to their roster.
According to Digital Trends, there are many news movies and series that are going to be added in the month of June on their streaming service. The binge-watchers are going to love this.
- 10 Things I Hate About You
- The Calling
- The Money Pit
- The Secret Life of Pets
- Wedding Season
- The Blacklist, Season 10
- Top Chef VIP, Season 2
- America’s Got Talent, Season 18
- The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Season 13
- Below Deck: Sailing Yacht, Season 4
- The Weakest Link, Season 3
- Journey: A Voice Lost… and Found
- Project Runway, Season 20
- Squawk Box
Peacock Originals for June 2023
Among many original movies and series that are added to the roster, the streaming service has three new movies and shows streaming on the platform that are the originals of Peacock.
The first series is an original series of Peacock named Based on a True Story which stars Kaley Cuoco and Chris Messina as Ava and Nathan Bartlett.
Other than that, the show also stars Tom Bateman, Liana Liberato, Natalia Dyer and Li Jun Li in various roles in the show. The series is an upcoming American comedy thriller.
The series is about a realtor, a former tennis player and a plumber who utilizes the fascination of America towards the true crime story and use that opportunity to capitalize on it.
Another show of the Peacock is America’s insightful talk show that talks about the day’s events. The show is Mehdi Hasan Show with new episodes.
The talk show also provides a deeper level of understanding and insight into the current political situation of our society. The show is hosted by Mehdi Hasan.
And finally, Peacock has released a biopic based on one of the most famous basketball stars in the history of the NBA, Lebron James. The movie entails his journey to come out on top.