The app is also available for Paramount+ subscribers in Australia, Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Latin America and Switzerland.
In the UK the £6.99 per month service is the home to a raft of exclusive series, including Quantum Leap, Lioness, Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, Wolf Pack, thriller No Escape, the Kiefer Sutherland and Charles Dance conspiracy drama Rabbit Hole, plus the entire Yellowstone franchise.
Subscribers also get access to Paramount’s movies within months of their cinema debut, with notable additions during the past year including Top Gun: Maverick, Scream 6 plus Smile and The Lost City.
Angela Heckman, Senior Vice President of International Streaming Distribution and Business Development at Paramount, commented: “Our goal is to make Paramount+’s popular content, characters and franchises available to an expanded audience.
“This partnership with Microsoft is another testament of our commitment to scale innovative global partnerships to maximize reach.”
Xbox owners also have access to apps for rival streaming services Apple TV+, Prime Video, Netflix and Disney+.