How to Watch Reelz on Roku

This article explains how to watch Reelz on Roku. You can get the Reelz app on any Roku compatible device.

Reelz on Roku is a wonderful channel to stream all the best movies, series, TV shows, and much more. It is the best place to keep yourself updated about all the Hollywood news, gossips, scandals, and whatnot. 

You can enjoy live TV and on-demand content on this platform with just a cable or satellite TV subscription. It even lets you sort videos based on categories and get recommendations based on your taste.

reelz tv on roku

How to Stream Reelz on Roku

You can also add the Reelz on Roku if you want to get a quick check on the schedule of your favorite shows or a preview of the latest episodes.

Step 1: Plug in your Roku device and the TV to which it is connected.

Step 2: Open its home screen and head over to the “Streaming Channels” option on the menu on the left.

Step 3: Navigate to “Search Channels” on the next page by scrolling down a little. Now, type in “Reelz in the search field.

Step 4: Select the app you are looking for from the list of suggestions and tap on “Add Channel” on the next page. Wait while the app gets downloaded onto the Roku.

Step 5: When it is done, click on “Ok” on the confirmation prompt. Finally, select “Go to Channel” to open the newly installed channel. You can now check out the timetables and previews of all the programs you are interested in.

How to Add Reelz NOW on Roku

You can install the official app for Reelz NOW from the Roku Channel Store only, without requiring any alternative ways. This can be done following a few easy steps:

Step 1: Connect the Roku device and the TV via the HDMI cable. Power them on.

Step 2: Launch Roku’s Home page using the remote control’s Home button.

roku home button

Step 3: Move the cursor to the “Streaming Channels” option on the panel on the left side to open the Roku Channel Store.

Streaming Channels

Step 4: Scroll down to “Search Channels” and enter “Reelz NOW using the virtual keyboard.

reelz now on roku

Step 5: Choose the app from the search results and click on the “Add Channel” button on the next channel info page to download the app onto your Roku.

Step 6: A message would appear on the screen confirming the completion of the installation process. Tap on “OK”. 

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Activate Reelz and Reelz Now on Roku –

The final step in this entire procedure is to activate the channel finally. You can do this by these simple steps:

Step 1: Once the channel is downloaded successfully, tap on the “Go to Channel” option to open the channel.

Step 2: Now, tap on “SIGN IN WITH PROVIDER” to get access to the content.

Step 3: Select the cable or satellite TV provider you are subscribed to from the drop-down menu.

Step 4: Sign in using the cable TV subscription credentials. You can finally watch every series, movie, TV show, or event you wish to on this channel.

Types of Reelz channel on Roku

Currently, two categories of Reelz channels are available on Roku’s platform. They are as follows:

  • Reelz – This channel does not require any sign-in. It offers the schedule and teasers of all the content offered by the official channel.
  • Reelz NOW – This channel needs you to create an account and sign in with your cable TV provider’s credentials to get access to all the content available on the platform.

What’s to watch on Reelz?

reelz tv on roku
  • Autopsy: The Last Hours Of
  • Breaking the Band
  • Behind the Screams
  • Behind Closed Doors with Natalie Morales
  • Cashed Out
  • Charles Manson’s Bloodline
  • Charles Manson: The Funeral
  • Celebrity Legacies
  • Celebrity Damage Control
  • Celebrity Page (formerly OK! TV)
  • CopyCat Killers
  • Demons in the City of Angels
  • Executed with Deborah Norville
  • Friends Speak
  • Fortune Fights
  • Gangsters: America’s Most Evil
  • Hollywood 911
  • Hollywood Scandals
  • How to Survive a Murder
  • Murder in the Family with Geraldo Rivera
  • Murder Made Me Famous
  • Scandal Made Me Famous
  • The Price of Fame
  • The Real Story of

Mark is a Freelance Technology Content Writer for, living in Sacramento, California. He has been writing professionally for How-To Geek, betanews, Noupe and Agility PR Solutions News as a ghost writer. His primary focus is on topics related to technology, gaming, web services, cyber-tech and smart home solutions. He graduated from California State University with a degree in journalism as his major, which made it possible for him to pursue a career that he loves so much - writing about the latest technological advances and how they can be effectively utilized by businesses and individuals alike. His content is informative yet entertaining, always providing useful insights into the various aspects of the digital world. Follow him on Linkedin, Muckrack, Twitter

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