Amazon’s hit crime drama is not one to miss: here’s how and where to watch Sneaky Pete
Who doesn’t love a good gritty drama? Amazon exclusive Sneaky Pete has received high praise for these exact qualities, and although it won’t be coming back for a fourth season, the show remains one of Amazon’s best – and well worth a watch.
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Starring Giovanni Ribisi (Saving Private Ryan, Friends), Sneaky Pete revolves around a recently released prisoner who assumes the identity of a cellmate as a ploy to escape a vicious gangster. Posing as the eponymous Pete Murphy, the prisoner “reunites” with his cellmate’s estranged family, who have no reason to suspect that he is not who he claims to be.
Unaware of the family secrets and relational disputes festering within his new family, however, the protagonist finds himself caught in the same dangerous world he was trying to avoid.
Ribisi plays Marius Josipović, the former prisoner and central focus of the show. Michael Drayer (Mr. Robot) plays Marius’ brother Eddie. Other famous faces include Margo Martindale, Marin Ireland, Peter Gerety, Libe Barer, and Shane McRae. Sneaky Pete is co-created by Breaking Bad and Malcolm in the Middle star Bryan Cranston, who stars as crooked former cop Vince Lonigan. If that doesn’t sell you on it, I don’t know what will.
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How to watch Sneaky Pete in the UK: Amazon Prime Video UK
The entire show is available on Amazon Prime Video UK so you can stream away without interruption. You can access Amazon Prime Video if you have an Amazon account and sign up for either a free 30-day trial; have a Prime subscription; a Student Prime subscription; or an Amazon Household subscription.
Amazon Prime Video allows you to stream on a range of devices including your smartphone, tablet, gaming console and Smart TV (among others). You can stream it with a free 30-day trial or subscribe to Amazon Prime outright and watch Sneaky Pete along with thousands of other programs available on the service.
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How to watch Sneaky Pete in the US: Amazon Prime Video US
Just like here in the UK, all three seasons of Sneaky Pete are available to watch on Amazon Prime Video in the US, whether you’re on a free trial to test the service or paying $8.99/mth for the full Amazon Prime Video subscription.
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Can I watch Sneaky Pete anywhere else?
Unfortunately, since Sneaky Pete is an Amazon Studios production, it will not be available to watch on television. Nor is it available to view on Netflix or other popular streaming services.
How to watch Sneaky Pete abroad: Use a VPN
So you’re travelling abroad, but you’re mid-way through a Sneaky Pete binge and the notorious Amazon region locks are spoiling for a fight. The best way to navigate region-locked content, and watch Sneaky Pete while overseas, is to use a VPN.
VPNs operate by “tricking” your internet service provider into registering you as if you were in a different country. VPNs can be installed on a number of devices, with very little effort – we recommend using either of the following.
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