No matter whether television is the best choice to track airing TV episodes or not, it only allows us to watch loved shows at a fixed time and place. The big limitation drives a great majority of TV show buffs to dig out online sources for enjoying both new fabulous TV series 2016 and favorite episodes released several years ago. If you have no idea about where to watch TV shows online free, the following best 10 free TV show websites can lead you out.
Best 10 Free Websites to Watch TV Shows
Compared with popular online streaming services like Netflix, Hulu which require subscription to access TV shows, there are several great free TV shows websites gathering a large number of TV shows from current hit episodes to original seasons for visitors to watch online free.
• Crackle (Available in 22 Countries, 3 Languages: English, Spanish & Portuguese)
Crackle, owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment, is an online service providing TV shows, anime and movies for free. Sharing contents of Sony’s library and partners such as FOX, Walt Disney, Paramount, Warner Bros. and so on, it delivers hot and original TV shows (including anime TV series) as well as full-length movies collected in featured genres, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drame, Horror and Sci-fi. Besides, it allows registered members to free stream favorite TV shows to iPhone, Android, Apple TV, Roku, Xbox, PS3 etc.
SideReel is not only a free TV show website offering latest and original episodes of hit series for watching online free, but also a community enabling TV fans to browse, rate, review and track shows according to calendars, notifications and recommendations. It lists several categories for visitors to search favorite shows from hot now to top-rated, networks to genres. Thanks to the constantly updated database, it has included over 22,000 shows online. What you should pay attention is that SideReel only gives links to view full episodes instead of hosting shows.
• Watch Series
Enter home page of Watch Series, the free TV show website which now switches to a new domain thewatchseries.to, and you can see the list of latest popular/most popular and newest episodes. If you cannot find your favorite shows on the home page, check the menus Series and TV Shows genres to browse all episodes. Like SideReel, it also provides TV schedule for you to learn latest information of airing TV shows.
TVMuse, a platform for video contents of TV shows, movies, documentaries and anime, contains every season and episode of over 2,000 TV series. Go to TV Shows menu, all sources are listed from A to Z by default and visitors can explore desired ones by genre, year or network. It is also a great video search engine with a combination of customized version of Google to help you get an accurate result of TV shows and movies. Everyone can create a free account for get a notification of available new episodes, TV news and more.
• Project Free TV
Serving as a source database of TV shows and movies, Project Free TV adds new aired episodes everyday and also lists all available TV shows from A to Z helping visitors find favorite one. The calendar page shows recently aired and upcoming episodes in 6 days for visitors to track loved TV shows. And, a “Submit Video” service is provided by Project Free TV allowing registered users to post links of TV shows for sharing with others.
Putlocker, with a domain WatchFree.to, is a huge library having numerous TV shows and movies. It allows visitors to find specified shows by keywords, browse genres, or sort all shows by date, alphabet, popular, release. Apart from English TV shows, it allows users to watch Japanese and Korean dramas online free. Not storing sources itself, this free TV show website provides links redirecting you to free watch TV shows on third-party host sites.
In addition to the above-mentioned free TV shows websites, the following 4 official websites of television systems are regarded as the best free places to watch their self-distribute series.
• ABC: It launches trending shows with a brief schedule on the home page as well as includes all shows like Emmy-winning Modern Family, current hit Dancing with the Stars and a diverse of awards (Oscar, Billboard Music Awards). Moreover, you can watch live to enjoy airing episodes.
• CBS: Everyone can quickly access to latest full episodes of aired TV shows from home page. All shows including hit series (The Big Bang Theory, 2 Broken Girls etc.), TV classics (CSI: Miami, Star Trek etc.), sports, awards (Grammy 2016), fashion shows are available for watching online free.
• Fox: Sign in your account and you can unblock to watch full episodes of Fox TV shows/series as well as special events (Emmy Award, Miss Universe) on fox.com. It also pushes out FOXNOW app enabling users to stream Fox primetime shows to iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows device, Kindle Fire, game consoles and smart TVs.
• The CW: Besides new series 2016 and current seasons of hit shows (Supernatural, The Vampire Diaries), it brings CW Seed section gathering comedies, animated series (DC’s Vixen) and fans’ favorite shows. Both CW and CW Seed have apps for streaming watching full episodes of your favorite TV shows, comedies, animations on Apple, Android and Windows devices.