Hulu

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Hulu
Hulu logo flat.svg
TypeJoint venture
Foundation date2007
HeadquartersLos Angeles, California, United States
Area servedUnited States
Key peopleMike Hopkins (CEO)
RevenueIncrease $695.43 million (2012)[1]
OwnerNBCUniversal Television Group (32%)
(Comcast)[2]
Fox Broadcasting Company (36%)
(21st Century Fox)

Disney–ABC Television Group (32%)
(The Walt Disney Company)
Slogan(s)Anywhere, Anytime
Websitewww.hulu.com
Alexa rankNegative increase 401 (August 2014)[3]
Type of siteVideo on demand
AdvertisingProprietary
RegistrationNot required for public content, but affords additional personalization features.
Registration and subscription required for Hulu Plus content.
Usersapx.6 million Hulu Plus subscribers (2014)[4] Unknown number of free content viewers.
Available inEnglish, Japanese, Portuguese
LaunchedOctober 29, 2007 (Hulu Syndication Network)
March 12, 2008 (Hulu.com destination site)
Current statusActive

Hulu is an American online company. It provides a selection of TV shows, clips, movies, and more. It also supports advertisements in their online video service.

Hulu videos are available only to users in the United States. Hulu is a joint venture of NBCUniversal Television Group (Comcast), Fox Broadcasting Company (21st Century Fox) and Disney–ABC Television Group (The Walt Disney Company).

Hulu provides original shows. These includes The Hotwives of Orlando, The Morning After, Battleground, The Fashion Fund, among others.

Hulu Plus[change | change source]

Hulu Plus is a paid subscription service. Subscribers can access episodes from ABC, Fox, NBC, and the CW the day after they air. Subscribers can access these episodes on internet-connected TVs, smartphones, game consoles, set-top boxes, and more.

References[change | change source]

  1. "A Big 2012." Hulu Blog, December 17, 2012
  2. ""NBC Officially Owns 32 Percent of Hulu (Until Comcast Acquires It)" Page 17 of 26; Accessed February 14, 2010". Thebigmoney.com. 2010-02-03. Retrieved 2010-12-29.
  3. "Hulu.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  4. "Today at the Hulu Upfront". Retrieved 4 May 2014.

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