We're excited to announce that select BBC Worldwide shows will be available for streaming through both Hulu.com and Hulu Plus. Below are some questions you may have about the new change:
At this time, we have access to library content from the BBC. This means that we won't have access to all BBC content, including currently running British television shows. That said, we will have the rights to full episodes of iconic shows such as Doctor Who, Torchwood and Primeval. For a list of shows, head to the BBC Network page via (www.hulu.com/companies/bbc-worldwide
The majority of content is available from the BBC's library and some are no longer airing new episodes. For those shows that are, we will not receive their current season episodes.
Yes, all of the BBC content we offer will be available on Hulu Plus. For a list of supported devices, please click here
A selection of BBC shows will rotate through the free Hulu.com service. More information can be found on each respective show page (e.x. www.hulu.com/primeval
Starting in September 2013, we will have BBC Worldwide shows available on Hulu and Hulu Plus. For specific availability, please visit the show pages (e.x. www.hulu.com/torchwood
) for more detailed information.
Our current agreement with BBC allows us to stream archived content only. At this time, we do not have the rights to stream current-season shows.