In this article we will list some of the most popular television series available on www.hulu.com. Looking for something to watch tonight? Here you will for sure find some inspiration!
Hulu is an American online partially ad-supported streaming service which offers hundreds of different television shows, clips, movies and other media to stream online. Users can freely access to episodes and movies in HD from various channels such as ABC, Fox, the CW and NBC right the day after the episode was aired. Subscribers can easily connect to the site for a monthly subscription fee with computers, game consoles, set-top boxes, smartphones, tablets, TVs and other electrical devices. On the site the various streaming media is available in Flesh Video format that includes movies and shows that can be watched in 288p, 360p, 480p, 720p and in some special cases even in 1080p HD. Unfortunately hulu.com is only available in the United States and in its overseas territories, but if you want to watch Hulu from abroad you can read more about how to do so here.
The top 5 television series
Hulu.com is definitively one of the best sites if you want to stream movies and series online in high quality for only a little monthly price but what kind of series and movies the site offers? The most popular shows available on the site are the following:
South Park is an American animated television series for adults. Probably this is one of the most popular series ever aired on TV. The show started in 1997 and it quickly became one of the most watched series online and on TV as well. The story of South Park shows the bizarre adventures of four school boys Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski, Eric Cartman and Kenny McCormic from the fictional town of South Park in Colorado. South Park is best known for its language, dark, sarcastic and unreal humor and its wide range of topics. The show reflects on the happenings and the problems in the United States and in the world. Through the years the show received several awards and nominations including five Primetime Emmy Awards and a Peabody Award. South Park was ranked the 10th Greatest TV Cartoon of All Time in 2013 by TV Guide and it is also one of the longest running television series in the United States right behind The Simpsons and Arthur.
Family Guy similar to South Park is an American animated sitcom for adults made by Fox. The show started in 1998 and it was created by Seth MacFarlane. Family Guy shows the adventures of the family Griffin. The main characters in the series are Peter, his wife Lois, their children Meg, Chris and Stewie and the family dog Brian. The story of the series revolves around the members of the family, Peter Griffin is an easy and bumbling blue-collar worker, his wife Lois Griffin is a stay-home-mom and a piano teacher, who is also from the really rich family of Pewterschmidt, Meg is their teenage daughter who is always awkwardly ridiculed and ignored by the family, Chris is the teenage son of Peter and Lois, who is the younger version of Peter: unintelligent and overweight, Stewie the infant who has adult mannerism and uses stereotypical phrases and Brian the highly intelligent, sophisticated, English speaking, weed smoking and sarcastic dog. Through the years Family Guy received several nominations and awards including 12 Primetime Emmy Awards, 11 Annie Awards and it was also nominated for an Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series.
Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time is an American fairy tale drama series which premiered on television in October in 2011 and it was created by Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz. Once Upon a Time takes place in the fictional town of Storybrooke, Maine and the characters in the series are from the various well known fairy tales. The memories of the characters of the different tales are robbed by a powerful curse. One episode of the series shows a primary storyline of Storybrook and there is a secondary stroyline in which the series shows a point of the character´s life before the curse. In the show the different fairy tale characters live their life in the seaside town of Storybrooke, Maine and the Evil Queen, Regina robbed all the memories of the resident of Storybrooke. The main characters in the series are the Evil Quenn, Regina, Emma Swan, Prince Charming, Snow White, Huntsman, Beast, Pinocchio, Belle, Red Riding Hood,Wolf, Robin Hood and so on. Once Upon a Time was nominated at multiple awards including People´s Choice Award in 2012, 39th People´s Choice Award and it was also nominated at the 40th People´s Choice Award, at the Satellite Award in 2012 and at the 38th Saturn Awards.
The Mindy Project
The Mindy Project is an American romantic series that first premiered on Fox in September in 2012. The show was created by Mindy Kaling and it is an original Hulu production. The story of the series revolves around the life of Mindy Lahiri, who is a gynecologist in New York. The series follows the adventures of Mindy as she balances her personal and professional life. The main characters in the series are Mindy Lahiri, whose personality was inspired by Mindy Kaling own mother, Mindy is a obstetrician/gynecologist who lives and works in New York in a small medical practice, Danny Castellano, who is one of the co-workers of Mindy and who is also her best friend and love interest, Jeremy Reed, who is also a co-worker of Mindy who later in the series becomes the head of the practice and who also slept with Mindy in the first season, Peter Prentice, who is also a doctor working with Mindy, Morgan Tookers, who is an ex-con and a registered nurse and Tamara Webb, who always shows off with her cool life.
The Last Man on Earth
The Last Man on Earth is an American post-apocalyptic comedy television series which first premiered on television in March in 2015. The show was created by Will Forte, who also plays in the series. The story of the series shows Phil Miller, who seems to be the last man on Earth. The show takes place in 2020 in the United States where a year ago a deadly virus killed all the humans on Earth. Phil Miller looks North America through for other survivors and when he finds no one, he decides to go home to Arizona believing he is the only man left on this planet. He is about to commit suicide when he meets the annoying, irritating and obnoxious woman, Carol Pilbasian from the neighborhood. The main characters in the series are Phil Tandy or Phil Miller, the “last” man on Earth, Carol Pilbasian, Melissa Shart and Todd. The Last Man on Earth generally got positive reviews and critics so far.
Sounds cool with all these shows? Enjoy them on Hulu easily from abroad. Do you have another favorite program on Hulu worth recommending? Write a comment and let us know!