How to Watch Peacemaker on HBO Max in the UK or Outside the US

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Peacemaker is an American TV series focusing on an anti-hero from DC Comics of the same name. The series is produced by James Gunn and is exclusive to HBO Max, like all the recent DC projects, Titans included.

The titular character, Peacemaker, is played by the former WWE Superstar, John Cena, who is reprising his role after the 2021 reboot of Suicide Squad. Other cast members of this HBO Max TV show include Danielle Brooks as Leota Adebayo, Freddie Stroma as Adrian Chase / Vigilante, Chukwudi Iwuji as Clemson Murn, Jennifer Holland as Emilia Harcourt, Steve Agee as John Economos, and Robert Patrick as August “Auggie” Smith / White Dragon ‚Äď Peacemaker‚Äôs dad.

The Cena starrer is set after the events of the 2021 Suicide Squad and follows Christopher Smith, AKA Peacemaker, who has now joined a black-ops unit called A.R.G.U.S that kills parasitic, inhuman creatures, called ‚ÄúButterflies‚ÄĚ who roam the earth in human form. The show also focuses on other elements in Christopher‚Äôs life, like his relationship with his dad.

How to Watch Peacemaker Season 1 in the UK on HBO Max

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Peacemaker is an HBO Max exclusive TV show, which means you can stream Peacemaker only on HBO Max. The bad news is you can only watch it from the US because HBO Max has broadcasting rights which restricts it from broadcasting content outside the US.

But don’t worry, follow these simple steps to stream Peacemaker season 1 in the UK on HBO Max.

  1. Get ExpressVPN [Best with HBO]
  2. Download and Install the ExpressVPN app on your device
  3. Select a US IP address from the list
  4. Open HBO Max in-app or browser
  5. Search Peacemaker on HBO from the UK
  6. Enjoy

How to get an HBO Max subscription in the UK or from Outside the US? | Without using an American Payment Method

Due to copyrights and distribution rights, the American streaming giant (HBO) with almost 73.8 million subscribers is restricted to the US, for Canadian streamers we have Crave. But the good news is, you can have an HBO Max subscription in the United Kingdom or from any other country, just by following these simple steps:

  1. Get ExpressVPN
  2. Select a US IP address from the list
  3. Get an HBO Max gift card from Mygiftcardsupply [it will cost you $25]
  4. You will get the HBO code via email within minutes
  5. Open HBONOW.com/gift and create your account.
  6. Enter your gift card code, Zip code (92027,92039), and State (California)
  7. You have subscribed to HBO Max
  8. Open HBOMax.com and sign in with your credentials.
  9. Watch Peacemaker on HBO from the United Kingdom or outside the US.

Read more: How to Watch HBO Max in Outside US in 2022 (Complete Guide)

James Gunn, who produced Suicide Squad’s reboot that also starred Cena as Peacemaker was so impressed by Cena’s acting that he conceived a whole series for Cena and the Peacemaker character during the shooting and even wrote the initial eight episodes. The series was then given a straight-to-series order in September 2020. Casting began soon after and the filming occurred between January and July 2021. The first three episodes were finally released on 13th January 2022 with the remaining episodes coming out a week apart on Thursdays. Names of the released episodes are

Where else can I watch Peacemaker Without Cable online?

Peacemaker is streaming on the following OTT platforms.

  1. In the US, only HBO Max has the rights to broadcast Peacemaker
  2. If you are located in Canada, you can watch Peacemaker on Crave and ILLICO
  3. John Cena fans from Australia can catch all the action on Binge (HD) and Foxtel NOW and New Zealanders can stream it on Neon.

Frequently Asked Questions to Watch Peacemaker on HBO Max

1- Where can I watch Peacemaker live online?

Peacemaker is streaming exclusively on HBO Max in the US and you can watch it there.

2- Where to watch Peacemaker in the United Kingdom?

Sadly Peacemaker is not streaming on any OTT/VOD service in the UK. You can watch Peacemaker in the UK on HBO Max with a VPN service.

3- Can I stream Peacemaker for FREE?

Yes, You can watch some episodes of Peacemaker on HBO for FREE. All you need is a VPN. This is because HBO Max (free version) is limited to the US. Follow these steps to watch Peacemaker for free on HBO.

  1. Get Express VPN
  2. Download the app on your device
  3. Select a US IP address
  4. Open HBO Max or click here
  5. Enjoy

Peacemaker on HBO Max – Release Date

Peacemaker was released on 13 January 2022.

Peacemaker HBO Max – Cast

  • John Cena¬†as¬†Christopher Smith / Peacemaker
  • Danielle Brooks as Leota Adebayo
  • Freddie Stroma¬†as¬†Adrian Chase / Vigilante
  • Chukwudi Iwuji as Clemson Murn
  • Jennifer Holland as Emilia Harcourt
  • Steve Agee as John Economos
  • Robert Patrick¬†as¬†August “Auggie” Smith / White Dragon

Peacemaker HBO Max – Episodes

“A Whole New Whirled,” “Best Friends, For Never,” “Better Goff Dead,” and “The Choad Less Traveled,” with “Monkey Dory” being the latest episode airing on 27th January 2022.

Peacemaker HBO Max UK – Reviews & Ratings

Reviews for Peacemaker, the TV series has got nothing but praise from critics and fans. On Rotten Tomatoes, the show has a rating of 94%, IMDb has rated the show 8.4 out of 10, IGN has given it a score of 8/10 and Common Sense Media has awarded it a score of 4 out of 5 stars.

Wrap Up

If you love to read superhero comics like Marvel and DC, this TV show is for you, another reason for watching this show is John Cena. At the moment Peacemaker is streaming on HBO in the US, and nowhere in the UK. If you are residing in the UK use a VPN to stream Peacemaker from the UK on HBO Max.

Written by Mickel Clark

Mickel is a streaming aficionado who loves nothing more than to pen down his thoughts about the movies, anime and TV shows he has watched and likes sharing hacks on how to stream them online.