The Chosen Season 4 Unveils Exclusive Theatrical Release Schedule

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The Chosen Season 4

The Chosen Season 4, the beloved Christian historical drama is taking a unique approach with its release strategy.

The unprecedented schedule aims to make the series more accessible to audiences through a combination of theatrical releases and subsequent streaming and television debuts.

The Chosen’s Ascension to Streaming Stardom

Since its debut in 2019, The Chosen has transformed from a crowd-funded series to a top-performing streaming hit on platforms like Amazon Prime Video and Netflix. The upcoming Season 4 promises a fresh viewing experience with a novel release schedule.

Confirmed Release Schedule

According to The Chosen’s 130 Agency, Season 4 will premiere exclusively in theaters followed by its streaming and television rollout. The eight-episode season will be released in multi-episode blocs throughout February.

Theatrical Release Schedule in the U.S. and Canada

  • Episode 1-3: February 1
  • Episode 4-6: February 15
  • Episode 7-8: February 29

For international audiences, episodes 1 and 2 will have staggered releases in the UK, Poland, Australia, New Zealand, LATAM and Brazil through a consortium of distributors.

Streaming and Television Debut

While the exact streaming and television release date is yet to be disclosed, it is confirmed that it will occur after the theatrical run. Lionsgate, the studio behind The Chosen plans to expand the series to top platforms in 50 markets by the end of 2024.

Accessibility Efforts

In a bid to make The Chosen even more accessible, extensive translation efforts are underway. The series will be dubbed in over 50 languages by the end of the year aiming to become the most translated series globally with over 600 languages in subtitles or dubbing.

Unique Release Strategy for Season 4

This release strategy is not entirely new for The Chosen which previously had theatrical releases for a Christmas special in 2021 and Season 3 episodes. However, Season 4 marks the first time an entire season will be exclusively released in theaters.

The Chosen Season 4’s innovative release approach signifies a shift in how streaming series engage with audiences.

The combination of theatrical and digital releases adds a layer of anticipation promising a unique viewing experience for fans. The theatrical release of the first three episodes is set for Thursday, February 1.

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