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How to Watch Empire Online without Cable

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Lucious Lyon is the CEO of Empire Entertainment. He’s a shrewd, cunning, brilliant musician that won’t let anyone or anything take him down. Thinking towards the future, Lyon pits his three sons against one another to see who will one day take over the Empire. However, as ex-wife, Cookie, returns from prison looking for what’s hers, things become a whole lot more complicated.

Empire airs on FOX on Wednesday nights at 9:00 p.m. ET. This means you shouldn’t need cable and can watch on your TV with a digital antenna. Of course, if you want to watch Empire online there are several ways to do it. From live stream options that will ensure you don’t miss the Empire air time when it airs on TV to on-demand Empire streaming options, you won’t need to worry about missing this amazing show!


Watch Empire Live Stream on DIRECTV NOW


You can watch the Empire live stream on DIRECTV NOW! The basic package, which cost $35 per month allows you to watch FOX online, along with 60+ other channels, including USA, FX, Nickelodeon, History, Bravo, FOX Sports, BBC America, Discovery, MTV, TCM, and Spike. HBO can be added to your package for just five dollars more, per month. Your local channels will usually be available on demand, although in certain cities, such as New York and Chicago, you may have access to live stream local networks including FOX. You can watch Empire streaming on all kinds of streaming devices, including Chromecast, Amazon Fire Stick, and your favorite web browser!

Wanna watch FOX shows for an entire week without having to pay? Check out the DIRECTV NOW free trial, which is available for seven days of free access.

Do not forget to ask about member specials and check out the DIRECTV NOW review we wrote, featuring all the important information you need to know about the service!


Sling TV Blue Offers the Empire Live Stream

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One of the cheapest, legal ways you can watch Empire online is with Sling TV. Sling TV offers three packages and one of them is Sling TV Blue. This package offers more than 40 channels and it only costs $25/month. Sling TV works on Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, mobile phones, and other devices. While you receive plenty of great channels, some of the best include AMC, TNT, TBS, IFC, Syfy, FX, and Travel. Some locals, including NBC and FOX, are available in select markets like New York. If you’re not in one of those areas, you’ll have nationwide on-demand access. This means that you’ll be able to watch Empire live stream or you can stream it on-demand after the Empire air time. Either way, you’ll be able to watch! You can also add on smaller bundle packs or channels like HBO for a fraction of what you’d pay with cable.

Did you know you could watch Empire online free? You can! All you need is to sign up for the Sling TV free trial. You receive a full week free, so don’t miss out on that. After your trial, member specials may be available. Make sure to check out the on-demand library if you missed the Empire live stream. And if you want to learn more, our Sling TV review is a great way to do that.


Stream Empire Episodes on fuboTV

fuboTV is another way that you can stream Empire episodes. fuboTV offers a basic package that starts at $35 each month. Originally, offering solely sports, fuboTV has decided to branch out and now they are offer several non-sports networks in their packages, along with several add-on channels that can be included with your main package. Channel options include USA, A&E, Oxygen, History, and local options like FOX. Live streaming of local channels is dependent upon where you live, but if you’re not in a major area that receives the Empire live stream, you will have on-demand access to Empire episodes after they’ve aired on TV. fuboTV also offers a cloud-based DVR which allows you to record the shows you want to watch.

Check our fuboTV review if you want access to more information. If you want to watch Empire online free, you should consider the fuboTV free 7-day trial. It’s a great way to watch Empire streaming at no cost to you, and to give fuboTV a shot before you pay for it.


Watch Empire Streaming on PlayStation Vue

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PlayStation Vue offers live streaming local channels in Dallas, Chicago, San Francisco, Philadelphia, New York, Los Angeles, and Miami. In these cities, you’ll have access to the Empire live stream in any of the PS Vue packages. If you’re not in one of these areas, Empire streaming will be made available on-demand after the episode has aired. Pricing starts at $30. Other channels you might have include AMC, Food Network, Cartoon Network, FOX News, MSNBC, Syfy, TBS, and TNT. PS Vue works on iOS, PS3/PS4, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, and Roku. Despite iOS access, mobile restrictions will not allow you to stream Vue content out of your home.

If you want to watch Empire online free or give the cloud-based DVR a shot, the PS Vue free trial is available for one week. This gives you time to test everything out before deciding to become a paying customer. Our PS Vue review can also help provide more details.


Is Empire on Hulu?


Hulu offers all the previous seasons of Empire streaming online and new episodes are added the day after they air. Hulu offers thousands of new episodes each week from networks like FOX, Comedy Central, ABC, NBC, and various others. There are thousands of shows no longer on the air that are available from start to finish, also. A movie library and an impressive selection of original content are also available. Hulu works with all the best streaming devices from Roku to your Smart TV. If you are willing to sit through a commercial or two, you can get Hulu for $8 each month. Skipping the commercials, costs a little, but is still worth the $12 a month you’ll pay.

Our Hulu review can share more information. If you want to watch Empire online free, be sure to sign up for the Hulu free trial!


Is Empire on Amazon Prime?


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Empire streaming is not available on Amazon Prime. As far as Amazon goes, the only way to stream Empire episodes is with Amazon Instant Video. This will charge you for each Empire episode you purchase. You can learn more about Amazon Prime in our Amazon Prime Video review.


Is Empire on Netflix?


At this time, Empire streaming is not available on Netflix. Should the ability to stream Empire become available, we’ll be sure to update this so you know the status and availability of how to watch Empire online. What is Netflix? Check out our review to learn more.

Those are all the ways to watch Empire online. If you have any questions about how to properly stream Empire, you can add them to the comments.

Ashtyn Evans

Author Ashtyn Evans

Ashtyn Evans is a screenwriter and freelance writer from the Midwest. She owns nearly a thousand films on Amazon and holds streaming subscriptions to everything from HBO and Hulu to Showtime and Starz. Email her at [email protected] Disclosure: Streaming Observer is supported by readers. Articles may contain referral links. For more information, see the disclosure at the bottom of the page.

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