Lifetime is an American cable TV channel that features movies and TV shows that features women in the lead roles. Some of the popular shows streaming on the Lifetime channel are Dance Moms, Project Runway, Bring It!, The Rap Game, Married at First Sight, and more. Also, with the Lifetime app on Roku, you can access these shows anytime you want. In addition, you can stream the Lifetime channel live with the Lifetime app.

Lifetime on Roku

Can you Get Lifetime on Roku

Yes, you can easily get Lifetime on Roku. Moreover, the adding process is easier as you can find the channel on the Roku Channel Store.

How Much is Lifetime on Roku

Access to the Lifetime app is free with the participating cable TV providers. Some of the cable TV providers that offer the Lifetime channel upon subscription are Xfinity, Cox, Verizon Fios, Spectrum, and more.

How to Add Lifetime on Roku

1. Select the Streaming Channels option from the left pane of your home screen.

Select Streaming Channels

2. Next, choose the Search Channels option.

Select Search Channels

3. Search for Lifetime using the virtual keyboard.

4. Pick Lifetime from the search results

5. Hit the Add Channel button and wait for the installation to complete.

6. Once the installation is complete, select the OK button from the prompt.

7. Next, select the Go to Channel option to launch the Lifetime channel.

How to Activate Lifetime on Roku

1. Launch the Lifetime channel.

2. The TV screen will display the Activation code or select the Log In or Sign In button to get one.

3. Visit the activation webpage of the Lifetime channel:

4. Pick your Device (Roku) and choose your TV Provider.

Lifetime on Roku

5. Enter the Activation code on the required filed and click on Continue.

Lifetime on Roku

6. Complete the Sign-in process with your login credentials.

7. After that, the Lifetime app will be activated on Roku.

8. Now, you can go back to the Lifetime app and stream your favorites.

Lifetime on Roku

How to Screen Mirror Lifetime on Roku

By enabling the screen mirroring on Roku, you can easily mirror the Lifetime app from Android devices like smartphones and tablets.

Screen Mirror Lifetime to Roku from Android devices

1. Connect your Android device to the wifi network as same as your Roku.

2. Next, install the Lifetime app from the Google Play Store.

Download Lifetime app

3. Open the Notification Panel and tap on Cast.

Tap on Cast

4. Then, choose your Roku device.

5. Now, launch the Lifetime app and sign in with your subscription account.

Stream Lifetime on Roku

6. Finally, play any of your favorites and mirror them to Roku.

Screen Mirror Lifetime to Roku from iOS Devices

Update your Roku device firmware and iOS devices like iPhones or iPads to the latest version and follow the steps below.

Important Note: To mirror your iOS devices, you need to turn on the AirPlay feature on Roku.

1. Connect your iOS device and Roku to the same wifi network.

2. Go to the App Store and install the Lifetime app.

Download Lifetime app

3. Next, swipe your iOS device’s screen from up to down. This brings up the Control Center.

4. From the Control Center, tap on Screen Mirroring.

Tap on Screen Mirroring

5. Choose your Roku device from the available devices list.

6. Now, you can launch the Lifetime app.

7. Sign in with your cable TV provider account.

8. Finally, you can play any content to watch on your Roku TV.

How to Watch Lifetime on Roku Without Cable

The below-mentioned streaming service helps to watch Lifetime on Roku without cable.

  • Hulu
  • Sling TV
  • Philo
  • Vidgo
  • DirecTV Stream


Hulu with Live TV

Eventhough Hulu offers a lot of subscription plans, you need to subscribe to the Hulu + Live TV plan at $69.99 per month to get the Lifetime channel with other 60+ live TV channels. With this subscription plan, you will also receive unlimited cloud DVR storage to record your favorite shows.

Sling TV

Sling TV

Get Sling TV on Roku and enjoy streaming Lifetime and other 30+ live TV channels. To get the Lifetime channel via Sling TV, you need to subscribe to the Sling Orange plan at $35 per month. In addition, you will get 50-hour cloud DVR storage to record your favorite shows.



Opt for Philo at $25 per month and access 60+ channels, including Lifetime. Upon subscription, you will get a 7-day free trial and unlimited cloud DVR storage to record your favorite shows.



You can also stream the Lifetime channel via Vidgo. For that, you need to subscribe to the English Plus package at $59.95 per month. Upon subscription, you will receive 110+ live TV channels and 20 hours of cloud DVR storage free for 20 hours.

DirecTV Stream

DirecTV Stream

The Entertainment plan at $69.99 per month from DirecTV Stream will help you stream the Lifetime channel. Moreover, you will get 60+ live TV channels and unlimited cloud DVR storage. In addition, you can stream using your DirecTV Stream account on 20 devices simultaneously.

How to Fix Lifetime App Not Working Issue on Roku

On the Roku community, there are a lot of complaints about the Lifetime app not working issue. If its the case for you, the following are the troubleshooting steps to fix the issue.

1. Some errors on your Roku device may have caused the Lifetime app not working issue. You can restart your Roku to fix the issue.

2. The content on the Lifetime app may not be loading because of the cache build-up on Roku. Try clearing the cache on Roku to fix the issue.

3. Logout of the Lifetime app and re-login to your account.

4. Uninstall and reinstall the Lifetime app.