How To Watch Yellowstone
The first eight episodes of Yellowstone season 5 have aired and are available on demand. This season is due to have 14 episodes. While Paramount Network confirmed the show will be back in production, the writer’s strike has thrown this in doubt. It’s also recently been officially announced that the remainder of season 5 will mark the final season conclusion of Yellowstone. Read on for ways to watch episodes of Yellowstone season 5, and catch up on watching past seasons of this award-winning show.
Where You Can Watch Past Seasons of Yellowstone: All 5 Seasons of Yellowstone are available on Peacock Premium (Sign up for $5.99 per month).
Where You Can Watch The Rest of Yellowstone Season 5: When Season 5 of Yellowstone returns, it will air Sundays at 8:00 pm ET on Paramount Network. This season is due to have 14 episodes. We recommend Philo as they carry Paramount Network and only costs $25 per month, making Philo the cheapest way to watch new episodes of Yellowstone. Philo provides a 1-week free trial. There are several options for streaming new episodes of season 5 once Yellowstone returns to Paramount Network, including Philo, Hulu Live TV, Sling TV, fuboTV, YouTube TV, Vidgo, and DIRECTV STREAM. This article covers all of these solutions.
Yellowstone on CBS
Yellowstone recently began airing episodes on CBS, starting with season 1 episode 1 on Sunday, September 17. CBS will air two episodes every Sunday starting at 8 PM. However, don’t expect to be able to stream episodes on Paramount+ as you can with many CBS shows. Currently, NBCUniversal has the streaming rights to Yellowstone, and every episode is available on Peacock.
Watch Yellowstone With These Streaming Services
American TV is littered with shows about border conflicts between a large cattle ranch, an Indian reservation, and land developers. However, none have done it with the drama and quality of Paramount Network’s hit show Yellowstone starring Kevin Costner.
If you want to watch Yellowstone in order, you can pick up a subscription to Peacock Premium to stream season 1 through Season 4. Season 5 airs new episodes on Sundays on the Paramount Network, which is available to stream with a 1-week free trial to Philo. There are several other ways to watch season 5 which I cover below, but Philo is the most affordable.
* Be aware that the streaming service Paramount+ does not carry any season of Yellowstone. The first 4 seasons are available on-demand through Peacock.
Streaming Services With Season 5 of Yellowstone
New episodes of Yellowstone season 5 air on Sundays at 8 pm eastern. When it airs, it will be on Paramount Network (This is different than Paramount+, which is a ViacomCBS premium service.) You need Paramount+ if you want to watch the Yellowstone prequel, 1883. Season 5 consist’s of 14 episodes split into two parts. So far 8 episodes have aired, with the rest of season 5 due to air this summer.
Philo is the most affordable way to watch new episodes of Yellowstone. They have Paramount Network in their channel lineup with will allow you to watch Yellowstone when it airs, and you can watch episodes from this season on-demand once they air. Currently, all previously aired episodes from this season are available on Philo.
Philo is a live online TV streaming service that provides Paramount Network and 50+ other channels for $25/month. The service includes on-demand and a DVR so you can record any Yellowstone episodes you aren’t able to watch live. Philo will also have episodes of the current season of Yellowstone available on demand. You can also use your Philo login credentials to unlock all the content available on the Paramount Network streaming app.
You can check out a free trial and see if the service will meet your needs. Philo also includes a cloud DVR for you to record shows to watch later.
Philo supports the Apple iPhone and iPad (running iOS 9 or newer), Android phones and tablets (running 5.0 or newer), Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku, and Chromecast. For information on what’s available on Philo, check out this review, which includes a list of all channels available on Philo.
Hulu Live TV
A subscription to Hulu Live TV will let you watch new episodes of Yellowstone when they air on Paramount Network. You can also watch season 5 episodes on demand once they air. Previously Hulu was known for its vast on-demand streaming library. However, they also offer Hulu Live TV service, which streams Paramount Network and most top channels typically found on cable. Hulu Live TV starts at $76.99 per month and includes the following features:
- Over 60 live Channels, including Paramount Network
- Includes Disney+ and
- Unlimited cloud DVR storage. (Recordings save for 9 months)
- Watch on 2 screens at once. (Upgrades available)
- It comes with 6 customizable profiles
- Includes entire Hulu On-Demand streaming library
With Hulu Live TV, you can watch Paramount Network on Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Fire TV Stick, Apple TV, Chromecast, and more. See our review of Hulu for more information. You can sign up on Hulu’s Website.
You can watch Yellowstone through DIRECTV STREAM with their Entertainment plan for $79.99 per month after a 5-day free trial. DIRECTV STREAM includes the following features:
- watch 20 streams simultaneously per subscription
- a cloud-based DVR
- channels like Paramount Network, AMC, HGTV, Discovery, and more
- supported on Apple TV, Android TV, Roku, Amazon FireTV, and more
Paramount Network is not in Sling’s base packages. However, you can get Paramount Network by subscribing to Sling’s Orange or Blue package for $40 per month and then add the “Comedy Extra” add-on package (which adds Paramount Network in addition to other channels) for an additional $6 per month.
Sling also provides the following features:
- access to Paramount Network, HGTV, TBS, and many more top channels
- no contract is required, and you can cancel at any time
- Sling TV also offers on-demand when available from a network
- includes 50 hours of cloud DVR storage (upgradeable)
- supports Windows and Mac PCs and laptops, Android and iOS devices, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Nexus player, Xbox One, 4th Generation Apple TV, Chromecast, and more.
Vidgo is a newer Streaming service that offers fairly competitive pricing over other Live streaming services. They provide a DVR for 90 days with the Vidgo “Plus” plan, but you need to upgrade to the “Ultimate” plan to keep the DVR past 90 days. Paramount Network is a part of its Core package, along with over 60 other channels. New customers can sign up for the Core Plan for $69.99 per month. They do offer promotions for new customers. We have the full details on features and device support in our guide to Vidgo’s live streaming service.
There is no contract with Vidgo, and you can cancel any time. Vidgo is supported on available on Android, iOS, Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV. You can also stream the service on up to 3 devices at the same
You can also watch new episodes of Yellowstone on Paramount Network through FuboTV. The channel is available in Fubo’s “Pro Plan” for $74.99 per month after a 1-week free trial and includes the following features:
- Over 100 channels, including Paramount Network, ESPN, and FS1, are available in fuboTV’s channel lineup
- You can watch on three screens at the same time
- 250 hours of cloud DVR storage
- The FuboTV app is available on major platforms, including Apple TV, Android TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV.
YouTube TV also carries Paramount Network so you can watch new episodes of Yellowstone every Sunday. Paramount Network is in Youtube TV’s channel lineup along with limitless storage space for recording your shows. Your library of recorded shows can be streamed anywhere.
YouTube TV provides:
- Paramount Network, Local Network Channels, and over 70 other channels
- unlimited cloud DVR storage
- stream on three devices at once
- YouTube TV supports Roku, Android, iOS, Apple TV, Fire TV, Chromecast, and more.
- Includes YouTube TV on-demand
- offers a 1-week free trial.
After a 1-week free trial, YouTube TV costs $72.99 per month. See our YouTube TV review for more details.
For more information, see our guide on how to stream Paramount Network.
Streaming Services With Seasons 1-4 Of Yellowstone
Seasons 1 through Season 4 of Yellowstone are available to stream on the NBC streaming service, Peacock. Peacock’s most affordable plan is its “Premium” plan. It’s ad-supported and starts at $5.99 per month. Sign Up for Peacock Here
If you want to watch ad-free, you need to subscribe to the “Premium Plus” plan, eliminating the ads for a cost of $11.99 per month. You can sign up for any of these plans here. Peacock supports iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV 4K, Apple TV HD, Xbox One S and Xbox One X, Android devices, Android TV, Chromecast, and Chromecast built-in. See our review of Peacock for more details.
Purchase Seasons of Yellowstone
You can also own the digital copy of every season of Yellowstone so you can watch as much and whenever you like. Each season costs around $20 and includes all episodes from that season on-demand. By purchasing the digital copy, you can watch Yellowstone whenever you like and as much as you like. The show is available from the following services.
- Purchase Yellowstone Seasons on Amazon Prime
- Purchase Yellowstone Seasons on Google Play
- Purchase Yellowstone on Apple TV (Works on Roku, Fire TV, Android, iOS, and more)
Yellowstone stars Kevin Costner as John Dutton, a ranch owner who controls the largest ranch in the United States. The story centers around the Dutton family drama while land developers, an Indian reservation, and a National Park make repeated attempts to snatch up pieces of the Dutton Ranch. Along with Costner, the show stars Wes Bentley, Luke Grimes, Kelly Reilly, and Cole Hauser. I’ll explain how you can stream new episodes of Yellowstone season 5 and every episode from past seasons of Yellowstone.