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Sink Your Teeth Into Shark Week and SharkFest: Watch Live or On-Demand with Hulu

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It’s not summer without spine-shivering, adrenaline-spiking shark content to sink your teeth into.

Hulu has your VIP ticket to Shark Week and SharkFest, bringing you brand new series and documentaries that are sure to make jaws drop and pulses rise (scuba suit not required).  

Whether you watch every year or you’re new to the thrill and excitement of shark season, Hulu has everything you need to watch Shark Week and SharkFest live and on-demand — here’s how. 

Shark Week

Title art for the promotion of Shark Week on Discovery Channel.

The wait is over — Discovery Channel’s Shark Week is just around the corner. That means one full week of Discovery Channel programming will be dedicated entirely to these terrifying yet fascinating deep-sea predators. 

Watch: Shark Week

When Is Shark Week?

Shark Week airs Sunday, July 23 to Saturday, July 29, 2023. 

What Channel Is Shark Week On?

For over 30 years, Discovery Channel has been the home of Shark Week — an entire week dedicated to shows, documentaries, and below-the-surface footage that will take you a little too close for comfort with arguably the ocean’s most mesmerizing creatures. 

How to Watch Shark Week

No cable? No worries. Stream Shark Week live with Hulu + Live TV. 

Starting at just $69.99/mo, Hulu + Live TV subscribers get access to over 85 live cable channels, including Discovery Channel.* 

Can’t watch live? Record the Shark Week shows you want to watch on repeat with Hulu + Live TV unlimited cloud DVR. 

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*Live TV plan required to watch live content on Hulu. Regional restrictions, blackouts, and additional terms apply.

Shark Week Shows to Bite Into

Shark Week 2023 is slated to bring you the most epic shark content ever, including specials like Air Jaws: Final Frontier,* Florida Shark: Blood in the Water,* Great White Fight Club,* Alien Sharks: Strange New Worlds,* and so much more. 

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*Live TV plan required to watch live content on Hulu. Regional restrictions, blackouts, and additional terms apply.


Title art for SharkFest on the National Geographic Channel.

If you ask us, one week is simply not enough shark content. That’s why the National Geographic Channel is celebrating shark season throughout the entire month of July with SharkFest. 

Watch: SharkFest

How to Watch SharkFest

Watch SharkFest live with Hulu + Live TV or on-demand with Disney+. Get both with a Hulu + Live TV subscription for just $69.99/mo. 

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What Is SharkFest? 

SharkFest is National Geographic’s month-long shark celebration. Take a bite out of the network’s fresh programming that highlights the biology, strength, and magnificence of the shark. 

What Channel Is SharkFest On?

The National Geographic Channel is the home of SharkFest. Watch it live on NatGeo* with a Hulu + Live TV subscription or binge SharkFest specials on-demand with Disney+. 

*Live TV plan required to watch live content on Hulu. Regional restrictions, blackouts, and additional terms apply.

Fin-credible SharkFest Shows You’ll Want to Binge

Take a dive into the deep blue with fascinating new NatGeo specials like Bull Shark Bandits, Shark Below Zero, When Sharks Attack, and so much more. Check out our July calendar for more SharkFest titles to get excited about. 

Shark Movies on Hulu

You didn’t think that’s all the shark content we have to offer, did you? Let your heart rate slow down before exploring these shark thrillers streaming now on Hulu. 

Jaws (1975)

Title art for the shark movie, Jaws.

More than just a shark movie, Steven Spielberg’s classic is the fear-what-lurks thriller that launched a thousand screams — at least. Jaws is a must-watch for shark “fin”-atics. 

Watch: Jaws*

*Live TV plan required to watch Jaws on Hulu. Regional restrictions, blackouts, and additional terms apply.

Maneater (2022)

Title art for the shark movie, Maneater.

Jessie and her friends are vacationing on a blissful island when they become the target of a relentless great white shark. 

Watch: Maneater

The Requin (2022)

Title art for the shark movie, The Requin.

A couple on a romantic getaway finds themselves fighting for their lives when a tropical storm demolishes their ocean villa. 

Watch: The Requin

47 Meters Down (2017)

Title art for the shark movie, 47 Meters Down.

While vacationing in Mexico, two sisters’ deep-sea excursion to go cage diving with great white sharks turns deadly. 

Watch: 47 Meters Down

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If you love the adrenaline rush of shark thrillers, we’re willing to bet you love these psychological thrillers streaming now on Hulu. 

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