Star Trek On Hulu

Discussion in 'Star Trek - The Original & Animated Series' started by TrekToday, Nov 6, 2012.

  1. TrekToday

    TrekToday Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Mar 27, 1999
    For fans of both Star Trek and the Hulu video-streaming service, there is good news. A deal has been made between CBS and Hulu which will see iconic shows from CBS’s library made available to Hulu’s “Hulu Plus” subscription service. Shows such as Star Trek, The Twilight Zone, I Love Lucy, CSI: Miami and Medium [...]

  2. Timewalker

    Timewalker Cat-lovin', Star Trekkin' Time Lady Premium Member

    May 26, 2007
    In many different universes, simultaneously.
    Canadians are not allowed to access Hulu. :scream:
  3. Gary7

    Gary7 Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Oct 28, 2007
    Near Manhattan ··· in an alternate reality
    Hulu Plus... meaning, not free. I wonder if it's included with a NetFlix subscription. In any case, I was quite bummed when Hulu pulled Star Trek TOS from their free video offerings. They teased everyone with HD quality for a while, then pulled it with "ok guys, pay to play"... on a series that is over 4 decades old.
  4. King Bob

    King Bob Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Jan 30, 2001
    It is included on the Netflix streaming subscription.
  5. Harvey

    Harvey Admiral Admiral

    Oct 8, 2005
    Los Angeles, California
    Studios make a lot of money from catalog titles, especially ones with particular value, like the original Star Trek and its spin-offs. It's no surprise to me that they're no longer offering the series for free.*

    In the very least, it (along with the other live action television programs) is also available via Netflix's streaming service, nightly in syndication, and about a dozen different home video releases.

    *(And by free, I mean on a solely ad-based basis)