Roku adds 16 new linear TV channels to The Roku Channel in April

April 20, 2022 - 18:51 -- RokuGuide

Roku adds 16 live linear TV channels to The Roku ChannelRoku has expanded its free live linear TV channel lineup on The Roku Channel with the addition of 16 new channels in April. Highlights in FilmRise British TV with shows that include Doc Martin, Father Ted, and Black books; Korean films on NEW KMOVIES; and vintage films like The Silencers (1966), Honolulu Lu (1941), and Ten Tall Men (1951) on Cinevault Classics. Also available are two new channels for kids: Kartoon Channel and Strawberry Shortcake.

These additions bring the total number of live TV channels on The Roku Channel to more than 275. And you aren't limited to watching these channels on a Roku device - The Roku Channel is available on web browsers, through the Roku mobile app, and on compatible Samsung TVs and Amazon Fire TV devices in the United States.

Here's the full list of the linear TV channels added to The Roku Channel in April (descriptions courtesy of Roku, Inc.):

  • AsianCrush - From top Korean, Chinese, to Japanese TV dramas, the most diverse catalog of premium Asian content in the digital space.
  • Caught in Providence - Judge Frank Caprio takes an empathetic approach to a variety of traffic, parking, and other violations.
  • Cinevault Classics - Hitch a ride back to the Old West featuring films from Columbia Pictures.
  • Deal Zone - Go big or go home. Follow the hunt for the best deals around, with unforgettable pawns, antiques, auctions, and road trips.
  • Filmrise Anime - Discover incredible power and conquer evil with the help of your friends in the hit sagas BAKUGAN and BEYBLADE.

  • FilmRise Black TV - Black-led movies and TV shows starring legends like Morgan Freeman, Samuel L. Jackson, Taraji P. Henson and more.
  • FilmRise British TV - Get obsessed with hit British series like DOC MARTIN, CORONATION STREET, PEAK PRACTICE and PEEP SHOW.
  • Homeful - Featuring some of the most well-decorated faces in home design TV, this free streaming channel is all about the real estate, renovations, and transformations that viewers love to binge.
  • Kartoon Channel! - A family entertainment destination delivering fun, safe, and engaging content full of humor, adventure, and discovery!
  • LIV TV - LIV TV, home of binge-worthy premium international content including action, adventure, comedy, drama, fantasy, romance

  • NEW KMOVIES - NEW KMOVIES is your home for all-time Korean box-office hits and premium, iconic, genre-defying Korean films of the last decade.
  • OnDemand China - ODC is your home for movies, series & specials from the OnDemand China library dedicated to providing viewers in North America with high-quality Chinese and Asian content. Not only do we provide the newest Chinese shows and movies, we have a huge catalog of popular content from years past as well.
  • Perform - Watch these up-and-coming performers, and the icons they admire, as they strive to make it big and shine in the spotlight.
  • Strawberry Shortcake - Inspiring girls to make the world a better, sweet-smelling place, where every berries effort can make a difference.
  • The Dick Van Dyke Show - Binge the all-time classic American sitcom that made Dick Van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore household names.
  • Torque: From custom rides to thrill rides, your full-service destination for those who love a high-octane world is here.