HBO’s latest hit series, Betty, is all about four-wheels and kick-flips, getting up close and personal with a group of talented female skaters as they dominate the streets of New York. Find out how to watch and stream every episode for free right here.
Betty Season 1 TV Preview
Betty is loosely based on Crystal Moselle’s 2018 skate film, Skate Kitchen. It follows a group of ‘betties’, aka young women who are trying to navigate the male-dominated world of street skating.
Best friends Kirt and Janay decide to throw an ‘all-girls’ skate session on New York’s Lower Eastside, where they quickly form a close bond with three other like-minded skaters. This feel-good series has been a big hit for HBO in the US, and has already been signed up for a second season.
Starring Dede Lovelace (Strangers), Kabrina Adams (Skate Kitchen) and Nia Moran (Skate Kitchen), the much-anticipated series Betty is about to arrive in Australia and using the information in this guide you won’t have to miss a key moment.
Where to Watch or Stream Betty Season 1
Betty Season 1 will air on Fox SHOWCASE. Here in Australia, Fox SHOWCASE can be accessed via either Foxtel or Foxtel from Telstra. To watch on Foxtel with a Standard or HD TV, you have several choices, including subscribing to the Foxtel Plus pack to access over 50 channels of entertainment, drama, lifestyle, docos, reality and more. You also have the option to watch Betty Season 1 online using Foxtel Now, which currently has a 10 day free trial. Both choices include the option to stream programs free using the Foxtel Go app.
Alternatively, you can access Fox SHOWCASE with Foxtel from Telstra. Foxtel from Telstra (including Foxtel Now from Telstra) offers the exact same programming as Foxtel, but is often available at reduced pricing or with no lock-in contract. With every Foxtel from Telstra package you can likewise stream Betty Season 1 free using the Foxtel Go app, and one of the devices in the table below. If you can’t make it for the live airing of Betty Season 1, you can still catch new episodes as they’re made available for replays. Plus, you can also watch more binge worthy shows from other drama channels, including BBC First, Binge, Universal Channel, and more. For a list of episodes and their air dates, see the TV schedule below.
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Betty Season 1 Live TV Schedule
Each episode of Season 1 will air on Fox SHOWCASE screening express from the US. Season 1 will have six episodes in total. There will be no Betty Season 1 free to air coverage in Australia, it is exclusively available on Fox SHOWCASE (Foxtel/Foxtel from Telstra). Here’s the provisional live TV schedule for season 1:
|Episode||Live Airing Schedule||Provider|
|S1 Episode 1 LIVE||6 Nov– 8.30pm||Foxtel/BINGE|
|S1 Episode 2 LIVE||13 Nov – 8.30pm||Foxtel/BINGE|
|S1 Episode 3 LIVE||20 Nov – 8.30pm||Foxtel/BINGE|
|S1 Episode 4 LIVE||27 Nov – 8.30pm||Foxtel/BINGE|
|S1 Episode 5 LIVE||4 Dec – 8.30pm||Foxtel/BINGE|
|S1 Episode 6 LIVE||11 Dec – 8.30pm||Foxtel/BINGE|
Mobile Device List (Foxtel and Foxtel from Telstra)
The following are the list of compatible mobile and internet connected devices for which you can stream Betty Season 1 whether at home or on the go, with new apps and devices being added as they become available.
Devices supported on Foxtel/Foxtel Go
– PC/Mac: Yes – Web browser only (Chrome for PC; Chrome & Safari for Mac)
– iOS Mobile Devices: Yes – Via native app (iOS 9.3.5 or above)
– Android Mobile Devices: Yes – Via native app (Android 5 and above)
– Google Chromecast: Yes – Via casting (only on Multiroom service)
– Apple TV: Yes – Via AirPlay (only on Multiroom service)
– Smart TVs: Yes – Via casting only (only on Multiroom service)
Must See TV for fans of Betty
Betty Season 1 consists of six episodes and looks set to be a hit with audiences around the world and create some truly gripping storylines. Once you have caught up on the latest episodes, we have suggested a few series below that may also take your fancy until the next one arrives.
The Undoing (Foxtel / BINGE)
Grace seemingly has it all, the perfect life. She’s a successful therapist who is on the cusp of releasing her first book, to much critical acclaim. But suddenly her world is turned upside down on the eve of the book’s launch when a mysterious death occurs and her loving husband goes missing. Read more.
Paul is a Silicon Valley pioneer who has created one of the most sought-after pieces of AI in the world, but it has led him to alienate those around him, including his daughter and younger brother. When he discovers that his invention could obliterate mankind as we know it, he tries to shut down the project. Read more.
Insecure (Foxtel / BINGE)
Issa and Molly have been best friends since studying at Stanford. Molly is a successful lawyer who is struggling to find Mr Perfect, whilst Issa works for a non-profit company and is struggling with long term relationship. As the series progresses, the two twenty-somethings navigate their way around relationships, careers and lingering prejudice. Read more.