Mercy Street Premieres January 17th

Last Updated by Katie Wilson | Senior Manager | PBS Digital on

MS-FB-premiere.jpg The premiere of MERCY STREET is on Sunday! Based on real events, this original drama goes beyond the front lines of the Civil War and into the chaotic world of the Mansion House Hospital in Union-occupied Alexandria, Virginia. Don’t forget all of the promotional materials and assets available to help you get the most out of the exciting series. In our newsletterwe have been mentioning the many ways you can market MERCY STREET including tin type photos, countdown cards and promos. Follow #MercyStreetPBS and PBS social accounts for additional assets.  

EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: The first episode of The Civil War-era drama from executive producer Ridley Scott is available right now on all PBS and station digital platforms including, PBS apps for iOS, Android, FireTV, ROKU, Apple TV, Android TV, Xbox 360 and Windows 10, as well as through partners including Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, and Vudu. 


BENTO STATIONS: The MERCY STREET Bentomatic has just been made available for your station to leverage. To add it to your site, request access from the Digital Support Portal.

Once you've been granted access, you'll want to add the Bentomatic plugin to your site in the Page Content area. Since this Bentomatic include a custom service, Tintypeyour station will need to replace url with your station site url into the variable field shown below:

MS Bmatic source.png

MS TTM screen.png

If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact your digital rep or email

Products and content for member stations to better serve their audience.


PBS has more to help you promote and share local and national content!