Hulu is a live TV channel streaming service and it is accessible only in the United States. It has started as an on-demand streaming app and gets live TV channels in the course. The streaming service offers cloud DVR storage to record the live TV streaming and watch them later offline. It has thousands of movies, series, and TV shows to stream. You can get Hulu on the LG Smart TV and stream the live TV channels.
Hulu Originals contain movies, series, and documentaries for all age groups. It has categorized the TV shows and movies into several sections for quick access. Hulu offers 75+ live TV channels, including the top TV channels and the TV guide to display the TV channel schedule. It has simultaneous streaming of two devices and you can have up to six profiles for a subscription.
Pricing of Hulu Subscription
Hulu has two types of subscriptions for streaming the content and they are Hulu, Hulu + Live TV. You can stream on-demand content only with a Hulu subscription. Hulu + Live TV offers both live and on-demand streaming. It also has Premium TV channels for purchase along with the subscription and the channels are HBO Max, Showtime, Cinemax, STARZ, and ESPN.
|Subscription||with Ads||without Ads||Free Trial|
|Hulu||$5.99 per month||$11.99 per month||30 days|
|Hulu + Live TV||$64.99 per month||$70.99 per month||7 days|
Hulu on LG Smart TV: Supported Devices
Hulu app is available for most of the LG Smart TV models, but with certain limitations. In the LG TVs with webOS 3.5 and above, you can access all the Hulu libraries. If your LG TV is running on webOS 3.0 or below, you can access only the Hulu on-demand library though you have the Hulu + Live TV subscription. You can check the Hulu website for more information.
How to Get Hulu on LG Smart TV
(1). Turn on the LG Smart TV and press the Home button on the remote.
(2). Swipe left and choose the LG Content Store on the home screen.
(3). Click the Search icon and search for the Hulu app.
(4). Select Install to download the Hulu app from the LG Content Store.
(5). Choose Launch to open the Hulu on LG Smart TV.
(6). Click Login on the Hulu app to get the Activation Code.
(7). Visit the Hulu Activation website.
(8). Sign in with your Hulu account.
(9). Type the Activation Code and stream the content on the LG Smart TV.
Related: How to Get Hulu on Samsung Smart TV.
Alternative Method to Get Hulu on LG Smart TV
You can also stream the Hulu app on the LG Smart TV through casting. The Hulu app has an inbuilt cast icon. You have to connect your smartphone and LG Smart TV to the same WiFi connection.
(2). Launch the Hulu app and log in to your Hulu subscription.
(3). Choose the Live TV channel to stream on the LG Smart TV.
(4). Click the Cast icon at the top and select the LG Smart TV on available devices. For iPhones, you have to turn on the AirPlay feature on LG TV.
(5). Connect to the smart TV and watch the live streaming of the TV channels.
How to Update Hulu on LG Smart TV
(1). Go to the LG Content Store from the Home screen.
(2). Click the My Apps button on the top.
(3). Now, all the installed apps will appear.
(4). Select the Hulu app from the list.
(5). Then, click the Update button.
(6). The Hulu app will be updated. You can also check our guide on how to update apps on LG Smart TV.
(7). To log out of the Hulu app on your LG Smart TV, go to Account and choose Log out. For confirmation, click the Log out of Hulu button.
Hulu is one of the few streaming services that offer plenty of on-demand content. The famous Hulu Originals are Solar Opposites, Letterkenny, The Great, Little Fires Everywhere, Shrill, No Man’s Land, Changing the Game, and more. If the Hulu app is not working on LG Smart TV, do let us know in the comments section.
Click the Pencil icon on the Apps section and choose the Hulu app. Click the X button to uninstall the Hulu app. You can also check our guide on how to delete apps on LG TV.
Yes, Hulu is no longer supported on the older LG TV models.