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How to Install and Watch Hulu on LG Smart TV



Hulu on LGTV

Streaming services like Hulu have become increasingly popular in recent years. The Hulu app is compatible with the LG Smart TV that runs on webOS 3.5 or higher version. If you are using these webOS models, you can directly install the Hulu app from the LG Content Store. Older webOS version users can use the casting method to stream Hulu videos on LG TV. Make sure to subscribe to any one of the Hulu plans before installing the app on your TV.

How to Get Hulu on LG Smart TV

#1. Connect your LG TV to a strong Internet connection.

#2. Hit the Home button on your LG TV remote.

#3. Click the LG Content Store at the bottom of the screen.

#4. Hit the Search icon and enter Hulu using the on-screen keyboard.

Search for Hulu on LG Smart TV

#5. Select the Hulu app from the search results.

Hulu official app

#6. Click Install on the Hulu info screen.

#7. That’s it. Hulu will be installed on your TV.

How to Activate Hulu on LG Smart TV

#1. Launch the Hulu app after installation.

#2. Select the Log In button on the app interface.

Click Log In

There are two ways to activate the Hulu app on your LG Smart TV.

1. Activate on a computer

2. Log in on this device

Activate Hulu on LG TV

If you have chosen the option Activate on a computer, refer to the steps mentioned below.

  • Make a note of the Hulu activation code exhibited on the screen.
  • On your PC, launch a browser of your choice and visit the activation website
  • Sign in using your mail ID and password associated with your Hulu account.
  • Enter the activation code on the next page and click Submit.
Enter the Hulu login credentials.

If you have selected the option Log in on this device, enter the login credentials of your Hulu account to sign in.

#4. Finally, the app will be activated on your LG TV. Play your favorite movie or TV show and enjoy streaming it on your LG Smart TV.

Alternate Method to Watch Hulu on LG Smart TV [Web Browser]

#1. Hit the Home button on your LG TV remote and select the Web Browser tile at the bottom.

Open Web Browser on LG Smart TV

#2. Type on the address bar and navigate to the Hulu website.

Visit the Hulu website

#3. Hit Log In on the Hulu website and sign in to your account.

#4. After signing in, play any Hulu content on the website and watch it on your TV.

How to Cast Hulu on LG Smart TV

LG Smart TVs are not equipped with the cast feature. In order to cast Hulu videos on LG TV, you need to connect and set up a Chromecast device with your LG TV.

#1. Connect your Smartphone and Chromecast-connected LG TV to the same Wi-Fi network.

#2. Download the Hulu app from the Play Store or App Store on your smartphone.

Hulu official app

#3. Sign in to your Hulu account.

#4. Select a show or movie you intend to watch on LG TV.

#5. Tap the Cast icon displayed at the top.

Hit the cast icon

#6. Select your Chromecast-connected LG TV from the devices list.

#7. On a successful connection, the Hulu content playing on the smartphone will appear on your TV.

Hulu: Subscription Plans

The subscription plans and prices of Hulu are mentioned below. You can get a Hulu subscription on the official website.

  • Hulu (With Ads) – $7.99/month
  • Without Ads -$14.99/month
  • Hulu + Live TV (Ads) – $69.99/month.
  • Hulu + Live TV (Without Ads) – $82.99/month.
  • Disney Bundle Trio Basic – $12.99/month
  • Disney Bundle Trio Premium– $19.99/month

How to Fix Hulu Not Working on LG Smart TV

Whenever you face issues in the Hulu app, use the troubleshooting steps below to resolve them.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I watch Hulu on LG TV for free?

Yes. You can stream Hulu free for 30 days by subscribing to the free trial.

2. Why am I unable to install the Hulu app on LG Smart TV?

If you are using LG TVs below the webOS 3.5 version, you can’t find the app in the LG Content Store.

3. Which is the best alternative to Hulu?

DirecTV App on LG TV is the best alternative to Hulu.

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