Hulu is one of the most popular streaming services to have millions of viewers from all around the world. It has a huge library of movies, TV shows, series, and many more. To watch Hulu anywhere and anytime, they have made it available on almost all devices that include Android, iOS, and even Smart TV platforms. The following section will explain the procedure to watch Hulu on Vizio Smart TVs. As Vizio Smart TVs run on two different OS (Smartcast and Internet App Plus), users may find it difficult to watch Hulu on Vizio TVs.


There are four different subscription plans available on Hulu:

  • Basic – $5.99 per month
  • Premium – $11.99 per month (No ads)
  • Basic + Live TV – $54.99 per month
  • Premium + Live TV – $60.99 per month (No ads)

You can also add several add-ons to your plan. It includes HBO Max, Cinemax, Showtime, and Starz.

Watch Hulu on Vizio Smart TV

Hulu is available for both Vizio Smartcast TV and Vizio Internet Apps Plus TV. The only difference is that Vizio Smartcast TV has the latest Hulu app with Live TV and add-ons, whereas Vizio Internet Apps plus support the Hulu Classic app. You can’t watch live TV content on the classic version, even if you have purchased the Live TV subscription plan.

Vizio Smartcast TV

As we all know, you can’t add new apps on Vizio Smartcast TV. But, Hulu is available as a pre-installed tool. To watch Hulu on your Vizio Smartcast TV, go to All Apps and click on Hulu. Sign in with your Hulu account login credentials and enjoy watching unlimited content on your TV.

Vizio Internet Apps plus

On Vizio Internet Apps Plus, go to All Apps and click on the Hulu Icon. Configure your login details and start streaming all the content Hulu other than Live TV and Add-on like HBO Max, showtime, etc.

Note: If Hulu does not appear on the apps section, you need to update your device to the latest version. To do that Settings >> System >> Check for updates.

Check for update

How to Uninstall and Reinstall Hulu on Vizio TV

If Hulu does not work properly on your Vizio TV, you should probably uninstall and reinstall Hulu to make it work fine.

[1] Press the VIA (V) button on your Vizio remote.

Vizio Smart TV Remote

[2] Navigate to Hulu from the apps section.

[3] Press the yellow button on your remote.

[4] Select Delete snippet to uninstall Hulu.

[5] Get back to the home screen and move to the Widget gallery.

[6] Search for Hulu in the Widget gallery.

[7] Once found, click on it and select add to widget profile.

[8] The Hulu will be re-installed within a fraction of seconds.

Hulu on Vizio Smart TV

How to Cast Hulu on Vizio Smart TV

Vizio Smartcast TVs also support casting Hulu contents from Android and iOS devices. All you have to do is connect your casting device (Android or iPhone) and Vizio Smart TV to the same network.

[1] Download and Install Hulu on your Android/iOS smartphone.

Hulu on Vizio Smart TV

[2] Log in with your subscribed Hulu account.

[3] Click on the Google cast icon from the top right corner of the screen.

cast - Hulu on Vizio Smart TV

Note: Vizio Smartcast TV is also compatible with Airplay 2.

[4] Select your Vizio Smart TV from the list of available devices.

[5] Once connected, select a title to stream. It will play on the Vizio Smart TV.

Start streaming all your favorite movies and TV series on Hulu from your Vizio smart TV by following the steps mentioned above. For more tech updates and articles, explore the site.