Hulu hikes prices for on-demand streaming television

Subscribers to Hulu’s on-demand streaming will need to pony up an extra $1 per month — but pricing on Live TV and Disney bundles remain unchanged.

On Tuesday, Hulu began informing subscribers that base-plan subscribers would be seeing a price hike starting October 8. Both ad-supported and ad-free programs will see their prices increase from $5.99 to $6.99 and $11.99 to $12.99 per month, respectively.As pointed out by Variety, the upcoming price hike marks the first-ever for Hulu’s no-ads tier. In addition, it’s the first in nearly three years for Hulu’s ad-supported video-on-demand package.

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