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iPOP Tips: How to Watch the 2020 Emmy Awards



Well, it’s Emmy’s weekend and this year will be vastly different than any ceremony prior. While our favorite TV stars will be taking in the night from home, we’ll be tuning in just the same. This Sunday, the 2020 Emmy’s will be Live from your Television and the various living rooms of Hollywood’s elite. So read below and enjoy the show…


When Are the Emmy Awards 2020? The 2020 Emmy Awards air this Sunday, September 20th at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT on ABC.

How Can I Watch the Emmy Awards? If you have basic cable, you’ll be able to watch the Emmys on ABC for free. You can also order a digital TV antenna, like this one from Amazon, which will be delivered in time for the show and get you access to ABC (along with all the other major broadcast networks) for free.

How to Watch the Emmy Awards Online If you’ve cut the cord, or prefer to stream the Emmy Awards online, there are a couple of ways to do it via one of these live TV streaming services.

1. Hulu + Live TV Hulu offers one of the best bundles on the market with its Hulu + Live TV deal. The deal gets you thousands of TV shows and movies to stream on Hulu plus more than 60 channels of Live TV. Hulu’s Live TV offerings include ABC, so you’ll be able to stream the Emmys online. Hulu also lets you stream TV from any device, so you can watch the Emmys live from your phone and tablet too. Hulu + Live TV costs just $55 a month, but Hulu is currently offering a free trial to the service which you can access here. Sign-up for the free trial now and get it in time to watch the Emmys for free.

2. Vidgo Vidgo may not be one of the big names in the live streaming market, but they’re one of the best. Their $40 “core” subscription plan includes more than 60 channels, including ABC. Sports fans love Vidgo, as the package also gets you all the ESPN channels, the NFL Network, FS1, and more. Watch on up to three devices at a time. Vidgo is currently offering a 3-day free trial. There’s no credit check and you can cancel anytime. Get the free trial here and stream the Emmys live on ABC from any device.

3 AT&T TV Originally called DirecTV NOW, AT&T TV NOW is a new live TV streaming service that gets you all the local channels (including ABC) plus ESPN, Fox Sports, and all your favorite entertainment networks. Plans start at just $59.99 a month and even the basic plan includes 65+ channels and more than 40,000 hours of on-demand content. AT&T now also offers cloud DVR recording so you can record live TV and watch it back whenever you want — perfect for re-watching all your favorite Emmy moments.

AT&T is currently offering a number of promos for new subscribers, including a free $100 Visa gift card, a free year of HBO Max, and other perks. See all the AT&T TV Now deals here.