HBO free programming offers more incentive for people to stay home

The promotion starts Friday and includes shows like 'The Sopranos,' 'The Wire' and 'Veep.' (Source: HBO/CNN)

(CNN) - HBO is making it a little easier for Americans to stay at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The network is offering 500 hours of its programming free for a limited time. It’s all part of its #stayhomeboxoffice.

The promotion starts Friday and includes shows like "The Sopranos," "The Wire" and "Veep."

Some documentaries and Warner Brothers movies will also be available.

HBO, Warner Brothers and CNN are all part of Warner Media.

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