Hey Roku users, tired of casting and subscribing to OTT for a single movie. Here come the Google Play Movies & TV which is a popular Video-on-demand streaming service that allows you to purchase or rent a movie online. It has a large collection of movies and TV shows for Purchase and Rent. There is no free movie to watch on Google Play Movies & TV but you can watch the trailer and teaser of movies on the detail page that can be viewed free. There is no subscription available for Google Play Movies & TV like Netflix, Hulu, and several other platforms. Google Play Movie & TV available on almost all commonly used devices like Android, iOS, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, and many other devices. In this article let’s see how to add Google Play Movies & TV on Roku.

Google Play Movies & TV Pricing

Pricing on Google Play movie is based on the popularity and time of release of the movie.

  • Rent in SD – Minimum $3.99/movie and $1.99/episode (series and TV shows)
  • Rent in HD – Minimum $4.99/movie and $2.99/episode (series and TV shows)
  • Purchase in SD – Minimum $14.99/movie and $18.99/full season (series and TV shows)
  • Purchas in HD – Minimum $19.99/movie and $24.99/full season (series and TVshows)

How to Add Google Play Movies & TV on Roku?

[1] Press the home button in your Roku remote.

[2] Navigate to search option from the menu.

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[3] Type Google Play Movies & TV in the search tab.

[4] You will be directed to Google Play Movies & TV page in channel store.

[5] Click on Add Channel to add it to your channel list.

Google play movies & TV on Roku

[6] Once the channel added to you channel list, open it in your Roku device.

[7] Now you can rent or purchase to watch movie on your Roku device.

Google play movies & TV on Roku

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How to Activate Google Play Movies & TV on Roku?

[1] Open Google Play Movies & TV from your channel list.

[2] Click on Sign in on your screen.

[3] Make a note of the activation code that appears on the screen.

[4] Now open browser in your smartphone or PC.

[5] Visit the Activation site for Google Play Movies & TV.

[6] Enter the Activation code that you have noted and click on Next.


[7] Set the Google Pin for Google Play Movies.

[8] Get back to your Roku screen and starting streaming movie from Google Play Movies on your Roku device.

Note: Next time while you are login for Google Play Movies & TV on Roku you need to enter the pin that is entered while activation.

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Activate Google Play Movies & TV on your Roku within a minute and watch all your favorite movies by purchasing or renting on your Roku device. If you have any doubts make use of the comment section below. For more Roku related article, explore the site.