The Roku Channel Adds 17 New Channels to Its Free Streaming Lineup




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In addition to El Rey Network making its way to The Roku Chanel, Roku’s free streaming service announced today 15 more new channels that will start streaming today and one new channel being added Thursday. With the addition of the new channels, The Roku Channel is now home to over 200 free streaming channels.

Here are the new channels on The Roku Channel:

  • AccuWeather NOW – AccuWeather NOW is 24/7 programming is dedicated to extreme events, forecasts and weather wonders of the world. It is an exciting can’t miss experience with dramatic video and more real science than any other.
  • Baywatch – Join the Baywatch lifeguards on their thrilling adventures filled with beautiful beaches and those iconic red swimsuits.
  • CBC – Bringing you the latest news from across Canada and around the world.
  • El Rey – The Latino-infused network showcasing a wide range of originals, iconic feature films, and TV series.
  • Estrella Games – The first-ever 24/7 Spanish-language game show channel featuring thousands of original, classic and competition titles.
  • FilmRise Horror – Investigate ghost sightings and scream along to classics with Jamie Lee Curtis, Christopher Walken and Liam Hemsworth.
  • FilmRise Kids – An entire channel filled with series that kids enjoy such as Hot Wheels Battle Force 5, Braceface and Mike the Knight.
  • FilmRise True Crime – Explore endless true crime stories on Bloodline Detectives hosted by Nancy Grace, World’s Most Evil Killers and more.
  • IGN – Your #1 destination for all video game & entertainment news, expert reviews, and exclusive first looks!
  • Mega Noticias – The most relevant events in Mexico and the world from an analytical, data-driven and contrasting perspective.
  • RCN Más – RCN Más brings best content from RCN Televisión from Novelas, magazine and entertainment shows, interview and investigation programs to reality and contest shows.
  • Real TV Madrid – Real Madrid TV is a free digital television channel, operated by Real Madrid specializing in the Spanish football club
  • So…Real – Brilliantly curated from the best of the UK & AU. Incendiary reality series and gripping dramas featuring real lives.
  • The Only Way Is Essex – The Only Way Is Essex (abbreviated as TOWIE) is a British reality television series based in Brentwood, Essex, England
  • The Wiggles – The Wiggles are a children’s band and TV show with singing, dancing and lots of friends and fun! (Available 8/19)
  • Tribeca Channel – Entertainment curated by the iconic festival, featuring movie highlights as well as Tribeca’s year-round programming.
  • Vivaldi – Enjoy the pleasures of the most popular masterpieces of classical music played by the best musicians of our times!

In addition to Roku devices, The Roku Channel is available on the web, iOS and Android devices, Amazon Fire TV, and select Samsung TVs.

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