Update: the promo is now over. I hope some of you were able to get a discounted Amazon Prime membership and watch a few episodes of Transparent.
(Hat Tip to my Amazon insider)
“Heads up that this Saturday (1/24), in celebration of Amazon Studio’s recent Golden Globe wins for Transparent, Amazon will be offering Amazon Prime memberships for a discounted rate of just $72 – more than 25% off. New members can sign-up for this limited-time Prime offer at Amazon.com/TransparentPrime.
Also this Saturday, in honor of the recent Golden Globes wins for Amazon Studios hit show Transparent, Amazon will be making all ten episodes of Transparent free to binge on Amazon – no membership required.”
Here is the full press release of the Transparent announcement:
In Celebration of Golden Globe Wins, Amazon is Making All Ten Transparent Episodes Free to Watch This Saturday Only—No Membership Required
This Saturday, starting at 12:01 a.m. ET and concluding at 11:59 p.m. PT, everyone can watch Transparent using the Amazon Instant Video app for TVs, connected devices and mobile devices, or online at Amazon.com/Transparent
Also in celebration of Transparent and the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards, customers can sign up for Amazon Prime for just $72 this Saturday
SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 22, 2015– (NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon today announced that in celebration of two recent Golden Globe wins, it will make all ten episodes of Amazon Original Series Transparent available for free for everyone this Saturday. Transparent, which is typically available exclusively to Amazon Prime members, recently took home the Golden Globe for Best Musical or Comedy Series, while its star, Jeffrey Tambor, earned the coveted award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy Series. Anyone can watch Transparent at no cost on Saturday using the Amazon Instant Video app for TVs, connected devices and mobile devices, or online at Amazon.com/Transparent. Also on Saturday and in celebration of the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards, Amazon Prime will be available for just $72—a more than 25 percent savings. New members can sign up for this limited-time Prime offer at Amazon.com/TransparentPrime.
I have not heard of the Transparent TV show and wasn’t aware that this show won any Golden Globe awards, but I might check out an episode or two on Saturday. If you have any questions, please leave a comment below.
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