hayu Launches on LG Electronics’ Smart TVs


NBCUniversal’s reality TV streaming service hayu has launched on LG Electronics’ smart TVs in 27 territories.

Reality TV fans in those territories now have access to more than 8,000 episodes of content, including The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Below Deck, Keeping Up with the Kardashians and more.

LG TV owners in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, the Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the U.K. can now access hayu.

“This has been an incredible year for hayu, with multiple successful launches into new territories and extended distribution globally through partnerships with affiliates and device manufacturers,” commented Hendrik McDermott, managing director of direct-to-consumer, global, at NBCUniversal. “Through this exciting global partnership with LG Electronics’ range of Smart TVs, we are extending our distribution to even more devices and making the service even more accessible for reality fans, who can enjoy the seamless and convenient viewing experience of the best of reality TV.”