123Movies is most often used as the alternative of cable TV subscription. It is a file streaming site to stream your favourite movies online. No more spending too much for your entertainment. The quality of the video available in this streaming site includes HD, HD-RIP, Blu-ray, etc. The streaming site lets the users watch hundreds of pirated movies. Upon listing the pirated contents, 123Movies site has been shut down in March 2018. However, it was made active using the clone sites and is currently accessible. The name of the site was changed lots of time and is available as 123movies as well. It is currently available as an Apk file and the installation of 123Movies on Roku player needs some more time and effort.
Disclaimer: 123Movies stream pirated contents which are against law. We in any way do not encourage our users to watch pirated contents. This article is to let others know how to install 123Movies on Roku and not intended to encourage them. If you are looking for quality contents, stream it from Netflix, Amazon Prime and other official channels.
How to Download & Install 123Movies on Roku?
123Movies is a third-party streaming site and isn’t available on Roku Channel Store officially. However, you can install it using Kodi on Roku. To know more, get into the below section.
Steps to Get Kodi on Roku using Screen Mirroring
#1. Launch Roku player and click on Settings.
#2. Under System menu, choose Screen mirroring option.
#3. Now, click on Screen mirroring mode.
#4. Select how you want Roku TV to respond when you try mirroring.
#5. Choose between Prompt/Always allow/Never allow.
Note: Connect Android phone and Roku player to the same WiFi network.
#6. On your Android device, download the Kodi app from the Play Store.
#7. Then open Settings on Android phone and tap on Display option.
#8. Hit Wireless display to further proceed.
#9. Then, click on Roku device name under Wireless Display.
#10. Now launch Kodi on Android device and the same screen will be seen on Roku TV.
Steps to Add 123Movies Addon on Kodi
123Movies is available as Kodi addon. So, you can use Kodi on Roku player to access 123Movies.
#1. On your Android device, launch Kodi app.
#2. Go to Settings > select File Manager.
#3. Click on Add source option twice > choose <None>.
#4. Enter the URL as http://muckys.mediaportal4kodi.ml/ and hit OK.
#5. On the Add file source screen, type as mucky duck and click OK.
#6. Go back to the main menu and choose Add-ons > to select Add-ons Browser.
#7. Select Install from Zip File > Mucky Duck > repository.mdrepo-x.x.x.zip and tap on OK button.
#8. On the pop-up, choose Install from repository > Mucky Ducks Repo > Video Add-ons.
#9. Then select 123Movies and click on the Install button.
#10. Finally, go to Videos > Add-ons > click on 123Movies to launch it.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Kodi available for Roku?
No. Kodi isn’t available on Roku Channel Store officially. Since it is a third-party app, it can not be installed on Roku.
Is 123Movies Safe?
No. 123Movies isn’t safe on the whole. It may contain malicious files, adware, viruses, etc.
Is it legal to watch 123Movies?
No. 123Movies sites isn’t legal in most parts of the world. It has contents that posses copyright issues and pirated videos.
What are the alternatives to 123Movies?
There are lots of 123Movies alternatives available and some of them include Popcornflix, Tubi TV, Crackle, Snagfilms, etc.
In this way, you can access 123Movies on Roku TV and watch your favourite movies or shows. It is a one-stop destination to stream tons of media contents that are available for free. Make sure you have a VPN installed on Roku TV just before accessing 123Movies on Roku. VPN will safegurad you from copyright issues, malware, etc.
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