The Roku Channel Adds Over 15 New Free Live Channels, Including Content From Fox Sports, NBC Sports, BBC, PBS, & More





The Roku Channel has become one of the most well-known free streaming services, and today, they have quietly added over 15 new channels. The best part is you don’t need a Roku to access The Roku Channel. It is available on multiple devices and on the web.

Recently, Roku announced that The Roku Channel has over 350 live TV channels and 80,000 free movies and TV shows. It does not stop there, as The Roku Channel has also been adding a lot of original programming recently. This includes content from over 250 content partners.

Two of these channels had already been announced as coming soon but are now live on The Roku Channel.

Here are the new channels added today: (The channel numbers only work through the Live Guide on Roku TVs etc.)


  • DablDabl is a Lifestyle Network featuring world-renowned lifestyle experts and iconic personalities providing informative, project-based programming that inspires and entertains.
  • Ebony TV by LionsgateAuthentic Black stories told through award-winning films, engaging comedies, and groundbreaking series.
  • Laff MoreStreaming a mix of classic sitcoms and fan-favorite comedies like Home Improvement, Grounded for Life, and That ‘80s Show, Laff More provides a healthy lineup of TV’s funniest moments all day long.
  • Insider EditionAmerica’s top-rated and most-honored syndicated newsmagazine brings you the most compelling stories and footage caught on camera 24/7.
  • MixibleMixible is an always-on streaming channel that shifts, mixes, and moves with pop culture.
  • PBS FoodPBS Food invites you into the kitchen with some of the world’s best chefs.
  • SNL VaultSee your favorite Saturday Night Live characters, sketches, and hosts!
  • TruBlu Crime ChannelChris Hansen’s network of original true crime and documentary stories covering everything from art heists to sexual predators.
  • Universal MonstersBlood-sucking vampires, stitched-together monsters, and howling werewolves are guaranteed to give you goosebumps!

En Espanol:

  • C4 en AlertaLos videos policiacos más exclusivos los encuentras con Carlos Jiménez en C4 en Alerta. Todos los delincuentes de México y el mundo quedan exhibidos aquí gracias a los videos de las cámaras de vigilancia. Imágenes sorprendentes.
  • Cops en EspanolCops en Español lleva a los espectadores al frente con las fuerzas del orden, donde la acción es impredecible y real.
  • Lo Mejor de TelemundoRevive los mejores éxitos de Telemundo que incluye dramas, realities y novelas.

Kids & Family:

  • Barney & Friends: Barney & Friends features the adventures of Barney, the purple dinosaur, and his friends through fun songs, dances, and games.
  • Super MarioJoin the Super Mario Bros., Mario and Luigi, on their adventures to protect the Mushroom Kingdom from King Koopa.


  • FOX SportsCurated content from FOX Sports bold personalities to keep you current on the daily headlines from the world of sports.
  • NBC SportsGet the latest sports updates with Brother From Another, The Dan Patrick Show, PFT Live, and more.
  • Top GearFrom sliding round racetracks to road tripping with your mates, Top Gear celebrates everything brilliant about cars.

Last month Roku added over 30 new channels including:

  • Universal Action
  • Alfred Hitchcock Presents
  • Draft Kings
  • Ghost Hunters
  • Murder, She Wrote
  • Little House on The Prairie
  • Mr. Beast
  • Saga
  • Saved By The Bell
  • Teen NBC
  • Crime
  • Bad Girls Club
  • CBS News 
  • CBS Sports HQ 
  • CBS Sports Golazo Network
  • ‘Calliou 
  • Ninja Kidz 
  • VR Plus 
  • Fox 6 New York 
  • CBS 2 New York 
  • KCAL Los Angeles 
  • Fox 11 Los Angeles
  • CBS 2 Chicago Fox 32 Chicago
  • Fox 29 Philadelphia
  • CBS News Philadelphia 
  • CBS News Texas 
  • Fox 4 Dallas/Ft. Worth 
  • Fox 2 KTVU 
  • CBS News Bay Area 
  • Fox 5 Atlanta 
  • Fox 26 Houston 
  • Fox 5 Washington DC 
  • CBS Boston 
  • Fox 10 Arizona 
  • Fox 13 Seattle WA 
  • Fox 13 Tampa Bay 
  • Fox 9 Minneapolis 
  • CBS News Minnesota 
  • CBS News Detroit 
  • FOX 2 Detroit 
  • CBS News Colorado 
  • FOX 35 Orlando 
  • CBS News Miami 
  • CBS News Sacramento 
  • CBS News Pittsburgh 
  • CBS News Baltimore 
  • Fox 7 Austin 
  • Fox 6 Milwaukee

Wondering what The Roku Channel is like? Here is a quick review:

The Roku Channel also recently added several new channels, including FIFA Plus, BBC Earth, and Confess By Nosey

The Roku Channel is available on Roku Streaming Players and Roku TVs along with Fire TVs, Samsung Smart TVs, iOS and Android devices.

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