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The Roku Channel Adds 17 Free Live Channels Including This Old House, AFV Family, beIN SPORTS XTRA & More

the roku channel home screen on tvToday the free streaming service The Roku Channel added 17 new free channels. These are all live channels offering a collection of free movies and television shows.

Here are the channels The Roku Channel added today:

  • AFV Family – The AFV Family Channel is family-friendly comedy for all! America’s Funniest Home Videos brings you the best home videos and family-friendly comedy programming you can watch together with everyone in your family.
  • beIN SPORTS XTRA – A free, 24/7 English language LIVE sports, news, analysis and highlights network that brings everyone closer to the game.  XTRA will provide LIVE and exclusive access to XTRA soccer matches, XTRA combat sports, XTRA adventure sports, XTRA original studio productions, and a robust library of classic sporting events… all at no XTRA cost!
  • CollegeHumor – Enjoy CollegeHumors’s award-winning sketches, animations, music videos and original series, delivered right to your (digital) doorstep–like the paper!
  • The Design Network – The Design Network is the fastest growing streaming TV network all about HOME. TDN is your ultimate resource for home improvement ideas and interior inspiration. Entertaining series give you access to the latest home fashions and design trends and the stories that bring it all home.  Design pros like Genevieve Gorder and Thom Filicia, along with personalities you love like Leah Ashley and Carson Kressley expose interior tips, tricks, and the drama behind the designs. It’s home, revealed.
  • DUST – DUST is the leading destination for thought-provoking science fiction, exploring the future of humanity. From timeless to cutting-edge movies, series and short films we bring the best of established and emerging filmmaking voices to your living room.
  • FilmRise Forensic Files – Crack open a case any time of day with the Forensic Files team! These experts leave no clue unexamined in their pursuit of the truth.
  • FilmRise Sci-Fi – Tune in for the best Sci-Fi in the galaxy! Featuring genre-spanning movies as well as beloved series like Lost in Space and the hit anime Robotech.
  • Funny or Die – Funny Or Die is a premiere entertainment brand that features your favorite comedians and celebrities in comedy videos. 
  • Just For Laughs Gags – Enjoy all of the comedic relief provided by the world’s longest running and most adored prank show, where unsuspecting people get roped into hilarious situations, concocted by the JUST FOR LAUGHS GAGS’ experts. 
  • Nosey – Maury Povich, Jerry Springer, Blind Date and many more shows you just can’t stop watching.  The Springer “circus”, Maury’s classic “you are the father!” and hundreds of other memorable moments available all day, every day….for free.
  • Real Nosey – Steve Wilkos and classic Court shows bring real people, real drama and real consequences right to your living room.  It’s not enough to be just Nosey; be Real Nosey all day, every day….for free.
  • Reel Truth Crime – The home of compelling crime content, where infamous crimes are laid bare in fascinating complex cases from across the globe. Featuring hit shows including Crime Investigation Australia and Ross Kemp on Gangs.
  • Restore – Join us as we bring new life into these old homes and wild gardens. Featuring engaging shows such as Restoration Home or Unreal Estate.
  • This Old House – This Old House on The Roku Channel features This Old House and Ask This Old House. With 19 Emmys, This Old House is America’s first, and most trusted, name in home improvement televisionEach week, Emmy-winning Ask This Old House answers the steady stream of homeowner questions – and we travel the country to make house calls! Whether you do it yourself or hire contractors, you’ll learn how to build your dream. And do it right.
  • Toon Goggles – Toon Goggles has all your favorite kids shows for free including fan favorites such as Angry Birds, Talking Tom, Om Nom, Gummy Bears, and many more!  Come watch and discover!
  • Toon Goggles Jr. – Hundreds of fun and educational shows from categories including Sing-Along Songs, Arts and Crafts, and Amazing Animals, all for your little ones to safely enjoy.
  • Wipeout Xtra – The home of physical and exciting gameshows, where you can witness unexpected challenges. Featuring action-packed family entertainment such as Total Wipeout UK, hosted by Richard Hammond.

The Roku Channel is an ad-supported streaming service with both live and on-demand content. Through the app, you’ll be able to watch free content, as well as subscribe to premium channels for a monthly fee.

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