AMC is giving viewers a two week head start to get interested in the network’s new series “Halt and Catch Fire.” The premiere episode is available for free streaming on AMC’s Tumblr account, and will remain available until the night before “Halt and Catch Fire’s” premiere.
From now through May 31, viewers can watch the premiere episode on Tumblr, the AMC website and other TV Everywhere services. This is AMC’s first time partnering with Tumblr or premiering a new show on the social media platform.
Starring Lee Pace and Scoot McNairy, “Halt and Catch Fire” premieres on June 1 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The synopsis for the series reads: “The 1980s computing boom through the eyes of a visionary, an engineer and a prodigy as they chart the changing culture in Texas’ Silicon Prairie.”