How NOW TV works

What is NOW TV, how to get started and how to watch.

Choose your Pass

Simply choose the Passes you need. You can mix and match your TV

Sign up

Create your NOW TV account to get started

Start streaming

Watch instantly online with our apps or stream to your Smart TV

Whatever you're in the mood for.
Discover the perfect NOW TV Pass.

Entertainment Pass

Watch over 300 box sets on-demand, exclusive Sky Originals, US comedies and the very best HBO dramas.

Sky Cinema Pass

Access over 1000 new and classic movies on-demand and live Sky Cinema channels. Plus get a brand new premiere every day.

Sky Sports Pass

Stream exclusive live sporting action with access to all 11 Sky Sports channels.

Sports Extra Pass

Get access to live sport from BT Sport & Premier Sports across your devices.

Kids Pass

Keep kids of all ages entertained with 1000+ of ad-free episodes including 6 channels you won't find on Free to Air.

hayu Pass

Get the freshest reality TV straight from the US, plus over 5000 episodes on-demand.

Big or small. Watch on your favourite device


The easiest way to watch NOW TV... and more.

Turn your TV into a Smart TV and enjoy your NOW TV Passes on the big screen. Plus you can use your Smart Stick to access Netflix, RTE Player, Virgin Media Player and many more apps.

Or stream NOW TV on our supported devices


Selected Samsung Smart TVs


Selected LG Smart TVs





Xbox One

PS4 & PS5

Xbox One

Xbox One & Series X/S

Apple TV

Apple TV

Sony TV

Selected Sony Android TVs



Apple iOS




PC and Mac Desktop player

Mac & PC

Find out more about our supported devices in the Help Centre

Why choose NOW TV?

No contract

Whether it's movies, TV or sport - simply select the Pass - or Passes - you need.

Stream anywhere

Whether it's our app, desktop player, console or Smart TV - we've got you covered.

Cancel anytime

Stay in control and dip in and out of your Passes whenever you like.

Connect your devices

Share NOW TV with all the family by connecting your devices to one account.

Watch 2 at the same time

Watch two shows, movies or matches at the same time on different devices

Download and watch

On the go? No problem. Download shows and movies straight to your mobile device

Ready to try NOW TV?

No commitment. Cancel anytime.