Peacock’s 2021 Tokyo Olympics Coverage Schedule Announced
NBCUniversal owned and operated video streaming service Peacock will stream 2021 Tokyo Olympics starting Saturday, July 24.
Peacock’s new channel for live coverage Tokyo NOW will present free four shows a day with live coverage, highlights, interviews, and the best stories of the Games, starting a day after 2021 Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony on July 23.
2021 Tokyo Olympics on Peacock’s Tokyo LIVE will start the day with live competition from 6-11 AM ET and Tokyo Gold will review the competition from 11 a.m. – noon p.m. ET.
Female athletes games of Olympics will be delivered ‘On Her Turf at the Olympics‘ from 7-7:30 p.m. ET, and concludes in primetime with the highlight-packed Tokyo Tonight, from 7:30 p.m. – midnight ET.
2021 Tokyo Olympics Coverage Schedule On Peacock
|Time ET||Tokyo Olympics Programming On Peacock|
|6:00 – 11:00 AM||Tokyo LIVE|
|11:00 AM – Noon||Tokyo Gold|
|Noon – 7:00 PM||Tokyo Gold (encores)|
|7:00 – 7:30 PM*||On Her Turf at the Olympics|
|7:30 PM – Midnight*||Tokyo Tonight|
*Will begin one hour earlier on Sundays
Jen Brown, SVP of Topical Programming and Development for Peacock said “Peacock is thrilled to stream the most anticipated Olympics in history. Our shows on the Tokyo NOW channel will give audiences the latest and greatest from the Games, including live competition each morning and quality coverage every night, all for free.”
Rebecca Chatman, Vice President and Coordinating Producer, NBC Olympics said “We are excited to have the Olympics featured on Peacock. From live coverage to vibrant new content, these shows complement our already extensive linear coverage and will stand out on this growing platform.”