Binge on Transparent for Free this Saturday

Gaby Hoffmann and Jeffrey Tambor star in Amazon's dramedy Transparent.
Transparent (Photo: Amazon)

Amazon will celebrate its first two Golden Globes by making all ten episodes of  Transparent available for free this Saturday.

Amazon earned its first two Golden Globes a week-and-a-half ago thanks to Transparent and the show’s lead actor Jeffrey Tambor. To celebrate, the online retailer will allow customers to watch the entire first season for free this Saturday. From the press release:

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

Also in celebration of Transparent and the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards, customers can sign up for Amazon Prime for just $72 this Saturday

If you would rather not watch Transparent on your computer screen, the Amazon Instant Video app is available on Fire TV, Roku, Xbox, PlayStation, Wii, and certain smart TVs. You can also use the Amazon Instant Video app to watch on mobile devices, including Fire tablets, Fire phone, iPad, and iPhone.

Although the subject matter can be rather heavy, Transparent is classified as a half-hour comedy, so you should be able to get through the run in one afternoon. Enjoy!

h/t TVbytheNumbers

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