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ESPN+ is coming to Hulu

ESPN+ on Hulu
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ESPN+ is coming to Hulu, giving the former some cross-pollination with the latter and ensuring that the flywheel Disney has created with Disney+, ESPN and Hulu continues even further into 2021.

No word on exactly when we'll see the integration, but the gist is that you'll be able to sign up for ESPN+ and watch it within your existing Hulu subscription.

ESPN+ currently has some 10.3 million subscribers. Hulu now sports more than 38.8 million subs. ESPN+ costs $5.99 a month or $49.99 a year. Hulu costs $5.99 a month for its most basic service.

ESPN+ and Hulu also are part of the epic bundle that also includes Disney+. It's available for $12.99 a month, and soon will be available without advertising on Hulu's on-demand content for $18.99 a month.

Also no word if there will be anything extra, or if it's just a matter about getting more Disney-owned content in front of other Disney-owned content.

Hulu, in addition to all sorts of exclusive content like the new A Teacher and The Handmaid's Tale, also is home to FX on Hulu, and will have even more exclusive films released in 2021.

Phil Nickinson

Phil spent his 20s in the newsroom of the Pensacola (Fla.) News Journal, his 30s on the road for AndroidCentral.com and Mobile Nations, is the Dad part of Modern Dad, and is editor of WhatToWatch.com.