Watch Google Play Movies & TV on Roku

You can enjoy Google Play movies and TV shows on your Roku device. To set it up for Google Play access, you'll need a computer or mobile device connected to the Internet. You'll have to provide a payment method during setup, but you won't be charged until you order a movie or show.

Google Play Movies & TV is available on Roku in the following countries: Canada, Germany, Ireland, United States, United Kingdom.

Note: For help setting up or troubleshooting your Roku, go to the Roku support site. Google Play Movies & TV works with all Roku models currently being sold.

Set up Play Movies & TV on Roku

To start watching Google Play Movies & TV on Roku:

  1. On your Roku, go to Channel Store and search for "Google Play Movies & TV."
  2. Select the Google Play Movies & TV app Play Movies and then Add Channel.
  3. Select Go to channel and then Sign in.
  4. On your computer or mobile device, go to You may need to sign in.
  5.  Enter the code shown on your Roku screen and select Continue.
  6. Review the permissions screen.
  7. Confirm or add a payment method by following the instructions on your web browser.
  8. Follow the on-screen instructions to set your Google PIN.
  9. Return to your Roku to search for and watch videos.


  • You can watch trailers on the Play Movies & TV app for Roku anytime, but you will need to sign in to your Google account to purchase or rent videos.
  • PayPal and direct carrier billing aren't supported on Roku.
  • Your Google PIN is separate from the PIN associated with your Roku device. If you forget your Google PIN, you can reset your Google PIN when signed in from the Google account associated with your Roku device. Remember that your Google PIN is used for all Google products associated with your Google account.
  • Your Roku is included in your device limit for watching downloaded or rented videos. For more information, go to Watch movies & TV offline.

Change the Google account you're using

You can be signed in to only one Google Play Movies account at a time on Roku. If you want to switch accounts, you'll need to register your device again. To switch to a different Play Movies account:

  1. On your Roku, open the Play Movies & TV app Play Movies.
  2. Select Settings and then Sign out and then Sign in.
  3. On your computer or mobile device, go to You may need to sign in.
  4. Follow the remaining instructions listed above.
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