The 2019 Golden Globes are here, and streaming companies like Netflix, Amazon Studios, and Hulu are all vying for some of the year’s top prizes. You can check out the full list of nominees here or check out some of our streaming recommendations for the nominees. But if you’re looking for a way to watch online, we’ve got you covered. Here’s everything you need to know to watch the Golden Globes live stream.
The 2019 Golden Globes
When: 8pm ET, Sunday, Jan. 6
Where: The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California
Streaming: NBC and E!
Golden Globes live stream: How to watch the Golden Globes for free
While you can watch the Golden Globes on broadcast TV, if you’re trying to stream from your desktop or you’re away from home, you’re going to need a better solution. All of the live TV streaming services below offer NBC and other local channels, and they all offer a free trial to get started. Just be sure to use the included links to check your local availability. Here’s everything you need to know to watch the 2019 Golden Globes online.
Cost: $40 per month (after a 7-day free trial)
Hulu devices: Roku, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire Stick and Fire TV, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Nintendo Switch, and iOS and Android devices
Local channels: ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, the CW (check your local availability here)
If you want to not only watch the 2019 Golden Globes live but also check out some of the nominated movies and shows, like Killing Eve, starring Golden Globes host Sandra Oh, Hulu with Live TV is your best bet. You get more than 50 channels of live TV, including NBC and E!, and full access to Hulu‘s on-demand catalog. (Here’s the complete list of Hulu Live TV channels.)
Cost: $39.99 for your first month and $44.99 per month thereafter (after a 7-day free trial)
FuboTV devices: Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Android TV, iOS and Android devices
Local channels: ABC, Fox, NBC, CBS (check local availability here)
While FuboTV has earned a strong reputation for streaming live sports, especially international soccer, there’s a lot more to it than that. It offers Hallmark Channel, HGTV, Bravo, Food Network, and Lifetime, among many others. (Here’s the complete FuboTV channels list.)
3) Sling TV
Cost: $25-$40 per month (after a 7-day free trial)
Sling TV devices: Amazon Fire TVs, Android Fire Stick, Apple TV, Android TV, Roku, Xbox One, Google Chromecast, Oculus Go, and iOS and Android devices
Local channels: NBC, Fox (check your local availability here)
If you want to watch the 2019 Golden Globes on Sling TV, arguably the most popular streaming service on this list, you’ll need either its Sling Blue package ($25 per month) or Sling Orange + Blue ($40 per month), which offers significantly more channels. If you prefer to watch on E!, you’ll need the Lifestyle Extra: Sling Blue add-on package, which costs an extra $5 per month but also comes with channels like VH1. If you keep things basic, it’s the cheapest option on this list (after the free trial). (Here’s a complete guide to Sling TV channels.)
4) YouTube TV
Cost: $40 per month (after a 7-day free trial)
YouTube TV devices: Google Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Xbox One, iOS and Android devices
Local channels: NBC, CBS, Fox, ABC, the CW (enter your ZIP code here to check your availability)
Game-changing feature: You can add up to six accounts per household, and each one of those accounts gets unlimited cloud DVR. Even better: You can fast-forward through ads in recorded programs.
YouTube TV is a really solid streaming choice, especially if you dig sports. If you want to stream the Golden Globes, you’ll get your NBC and E! live streams. You should know that there’s no way to add HBO if you want to check out nominees like Sharp Objects or Barry, but there are plenty of other premium channels. (You can find the full list of YouTube TV channels here.)
5) DirecTV Now
Cost: $40-$75 per month (after a 7-day free trial)
DirecTV Now devices: Roku, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, and Amazon Fire Stick
Local channels: ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, the CW (enter your ZIP code here to check local availability)
Game-changing feature: AT&T Unlimited customers can save $25 a month off every DirecTV Now package.
DirecTV Now is one of the best streaming services out there for the money, and it’s also one of the cheapest ways to get the premium channelsn. HBO for $5? Sold. The $40-per-month Live a Little package includes NBC and E! for the Golden Globes. (You can view the full DirecTV Now channels list here.)
Cost: $44.99-$79.99 per month (after a 7-day free trial)
PlayStation Vue devices: PlayStation 3 and 4, Roku, Amazon Fire, Google Chromecast, Kodi, iOS and Android devices
Local channels: NBC, Fox, ABC, CBS (enter your ZIP code here to check your availability)
Game-changing feature: You can stream on up to five devices at once, and there’s unlimited cloud DVR.
PlayStation Vue is a perfectly fine streaming service, but if you’re hoping to get NBC for a Golden Globes live stream, you’ll need to check your local listings first. E! is available in the entry-level Access package, which runs $44.99 per month. (Here are all of PlayStation Vue channels.)
Other ways to watch the Golden Globes online
If you subscribe to one of the above streaming services, you can use that login info to gain access to a Golden Globes live stream on the channel’s official site. Simply go to NBC.com/live, then find your stream provider, and log-in.
2) E! Online
Similar to NBC.com, E! will let streaming service subscribers log-in to a live stream of the 2019 Golden Globes on its website. Go to eonline.com, click on “Watch TV” in the top left, click on the box with a watermark of a key on the left side of the pulldown menu. A window will open up that lets you select your streaming service provider. Find it, then use your login info, and you’ll gain access to a live stream of whatever E! is showing right now.
NBC is partnering with Snapchat to present “Golden Globe Highlights,” which be streamable as a Show on Discover. The program should be live about an hour into the program and offer curated viral moments throughout the night.
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