The Wonder Years returns to TV with a new reboot, premiering on ABC on Wednesday, September 23, at 8:30 p.m. ET/ 7:30 C. Looking back on childhood life in the 1960s, Don Cheadle lends his voice as the adult version of Dean Williams (played by Elisha “EJ” Williams), and young Black boy in 1968. Also co-starring Dule Hill, Saycon Sengbloh, and Laura Kariuk, The Wonder Years will take a fresh look at the coming-of-age series popular in the late 1980s. This article explains how you can watch The Wonder Years live every week even if you don’t have cable.
- When The Wonder Years airs: Wednesdays at 8:30 p.m. ET
- TV Network: ABC
- Best Way to Stream Live: Hulu Live TV (Free Trial), YouTube TV (Free Trial)
- On-Demand: If you can wait 1 day, Hulu’s more affordable Hulu streaming library (30-day Free Trial) will have new episodes available on Thursdays.
The Wonder Years airs on ABC, which you can watch for free with a TV antenna. However, if you cannot use an antenna in your area, read on for more options on streaming The Wonder Years.
Watch The Wonder Years Live on These Streaming Services
The following streaming services carry ABC, so you can watch The Wonder Years as it airs every Wednesday.
Watch The Wonder Years on Hulu
Hulu Live TV offers live ABC in nearly all US markets along with cable TV and broadcast networks. Therefore, you can watch The Wonder Years every week as it airs on ABC. To see if live ABC is available in your area, you can use this tool: Hulu Live TV Channels by Zipcode.
According to the data we have, live ABC is available everywhere in the US through Hulu except in these markets:
- Alpena, MI
- Glendive, MT
- Helena, MT
- Zanesville, OH
- Victoria, TX
- Casper-Riverton, WY
In these markets, Hulu only offers ABC on-demand. However, be sure to check Hulu’s website for the latest channels in your area on this page: Hulu Live TV Channels by Zipcode.
Hulu + Live TV is supported on Roku, Amazon Fire TV, iOS, Android, and more. You can read more about Hulu in our review of Hulu. There isn’t a month-to-month contract, so you can sign up to test the service without fear of a long-term commitment. You can sign up for Hulu Live TV using this link: Sign up for a Free Trial to Hulu + Live TV.
Watch The Wonder Years On-Demand
If you can wait a day, Hulu’s on-demand service has new episodes of this season available the day after airing. Of course, you have to wait, but the on-demand service starts at only $6.99 per month and offers a 30-day free trial.
How Much: The base package for live TV starts at $64.99 per month. Hulu on-demand begins at $6.99 per month with ads, or you can go ad-free for $12.99 per month.
Watch The Wonder Years on YouTube TV
YouTube TV is another excellent option to watch The Wonder Years live. YouTubeTV offers live ABC with its streaming service in nearly ALL markets in the US. The only market where YouTube TV doesn’t provide ABC is the Rochester-Mason City-Austin market, covering parts of Minnesota and Iowa. (YouTube TV does offer ABC in Rochester, NY and Austin, TX.)
Youtube TV supports Android, iOS, Apple TV, Fire TV, Chromecast, and more. The YouTube TV app isn’t available on Roku. However, users can use YouTube TV through the YouTube app on Roku devices. Be sure to check out our review of YouTube TV for more information. You can sign up for their free trial.
How Much: $64.99 per month.
Watch The Wonder Years on fuboTV
FuboTV is another streaming service that carries ABC in most of the country and several other channels found in most pay-TV packages. With FuboTV’s Standard package, you can watch The Wonder Years when it airs on ABC or on-demand. fuboTV’s Standard package includes the following:
- Over 100 channels (see a full list of fuboTV channels)
- watch on two devices at once
- 30 hours of cloud DVR storage
You can check out a free trial to FuboTV here. Fubo TV supports the following streaming devices:
- Android smartphones
- Android tablets
- Apple TV (4th Generation only)
- Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick
You can sign up for a 1-week free trial or check out our review of FuboTV for more details. There is no contract with fuboTV, and you can cancel at any time. If you cancel during the trial period, you will not be charged.
How Much: FuboTV costs $64.99 per month.
Watch The Wonder Years on DIRECTV Stream NOW
DIRECTV Stream offers live ABC streaming in many markets, so you can also watch The Wonder Years through this app. ABC is available through its “Entertainment” package for $69.99 a month, along with a ton of cable TV and other broadcast networks. DIRECTV Stream Now offers ABC in over half the markets in the US. They offer a free trial to allow you to make sure ABC is offered in your area. For more information, check out our review of DIRECTV Stream.
How Much: $69.99 per month through the “Entertainment” package.
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