Starting today Roku users in the U.S. can install the FXNow app that streams movies and TV shows from FX, FXX and FXM networks. The app is compatible with Roku players released after June 2011, as well as the Roku Streaming Stick. (See the full list of supporting Roku devices below.)
Popular titles now streaming on FXNow include Sons of Anarchy, American Horror Story, and The League. In January, the FX and FXX original series Justified, Archer and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia will also be available on FXNow the day after premiering on traditional television.
FXNow programming has also been incorporated into Roku Search, so when your searching for titles the FXNow channel will show up in results.
Roku users can authenticate the FXNow app with major cable TV providers including Charter, Comcast Xfinity, Cox, and Time Warner Cable, fiber-optic TV provider AT&T U-verse, and other MSOs. (See a full list of partnering service providers below.)
FXNow app for Roku supporting TV providers:
- AT&T U-verse
- Bright House Networks
- Cable ONE
- Comcast XFINITY
- Midcontinent Communications
- Time Warner Cable
List of supporting Roku devices for FXNow:
- Roku 3 (4200X)
- Roku 2 (2720X)
- Roku 1 (2710X)
- Roku Streaming Stick – both HDMI (3500X) and Roku Ready (3400X, 3420X) versions
- Roku LT (2400X, 2450X, 2700X)
- Roku 2 HD (3000X)
- Roku 2 XD (3050X)
- Roku 2 XS (3100X)
- Roku HD (2500X)
Here’s a link to a list of all Roku channels.
Once you complete the Fxnetworks.com/activate on the Roku streaming player, you can watch the shows such as Justified, Snowfall, Sons of Anarchy, Breaking Bad, Fargo, Archer, You’re the Worst, Better Things and the like. You can avail this channel on the various bundle packages like DirecTV Now or PlayStation Vue.