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How to stream ‘Nancy Drew’

‘Nancy Drew’ features the famous heroine from the classic kids’ books, modernized by The CW.


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If you learned about mysteries as a child, chances are you ran across the excellent Nancy Drew series. The smart female sleuth has made her way to television in a few interactions, going all the way back to the 1970s. The latest version, starring Kennedy McMann, just wrapped its first season, with a second season on the way.

If you haven’t had a chance to stream it yet, and you like what The CW’s done with other modernizations of classic characters (like Riverdale), now’s a great time to delve into the 18-episode premiere season. Here’s everything you need to know stream Nancy Drew.

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What is Nancy Drew?

  • Launched: October 2019
  • Channel: The CW
  • Genre: Mystery drama
  • Starring: Kennedy McMann as Nancy Drew, Leah Lewis as Georgia “George” Fan, Maddison Jaizani as Bess Marvin, Tunji Kasim as Ned “Nick” Nickerson
  • Seasons: 1
  • Status: Renewal for Season 2 announced January 2020

How to stream Nancy Drew live: How to watch Nancy Drew and other CW shows online

There are a number of ways to get access to The CW and stream Nancy Drew and other CW shows live. Note that the CW app’s the one place to go if you want to binge the whole first season for free.

Nancy Drew on the CW

The CW isn’t just a TV station or an app on your phone, it’s available on nearly every major streaming device, meaning its easy to stream CW shows to your big screen at your convenience. All episodes of Nancy Drew (as well as other newer series Batwoman and Katy Keene) are available all season long. Yes, there are ads but on the plus side, you don’t need a cable provider or to log-in, and it’s completely free.

Nancy Drew on Hulu with Live TV

Hulu Live TV is a great way to stream live TV, as it comes with access to Hulu’s massive library of on-demand content. You’ll be able to choose from movies, shows, and Hulu’s original programming, and keep up with what’s new each month. Hulu plans even include a bundle option where you can access Disney+ and ESPN+ along with Hulu.

Hulu Live TV’s sports coverage includes the full suite of ESPN channels (including ESPN2, ESPNews, ESPNU, and ESPN College Extra), FS1 and FS2), NBSCN, the Olympic Channel, and the Big Ten Network. Hulu’s also got you covered for news and entertainment in its nearly 70-channel package.

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Nancy Drew on FuboTV

FuboTV started as a streaming service geared toward sports fans, but it’s evolved into a broadly-appealing option with entertainment and news options alongside its robust sports choices. Depending on the package, you can access as many as 180+ FuboTV channels. If you’re looking to be entertained, Bravo, IFC, MTV, and VH1 are options even at Fubo’s most basic tier. The Fubo channel list still includes plenty of sports, including the Fubo Sports Network, which has original programming mixing sports and humor. The FuboTV cost starts at $54.99 a month, and with Disney Media favorites like ABC, ESPN, and the Disney Channel now on board, some who were on the fence about Fubo are giving it another look.

To watch Nancy Drew, you’ll want to dock in at the FuboTV Standard level.

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Nancy Drew on YouTube TV

The YouTube TV channel list includes local channels, sports options including ESPN, ESPN2, FS1, FS2, and NBA TV, and plenty to keep kids (and kids at heart) occupied, including Disney Channel and its companion channels, Nickelodeon, and Cartoon Network—all in one easy-to-access package. It even comes with a few Spanish-language channels like Telemundo and NBC Universo. YouTube add-ons include HBO Max, Showtime, and Starz. YouTube TV packages have some advantages over their competitors, including a generous DVR and multiple screens package. From one account, each user can create an individual profile to track favorite shows.

If you’re looking for Nancy Drew, know that you can stream it on YouTube TV.

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Nancy Drew on AT&T TV Now

If you’re already looking to AT&T for your wireless needs, you might consider AT&T TV Now to cover streaming for you. AT&T TV Now channels start with Plus and Max, which even include HBO. Then, AT&T plans expand from there, approaching cable selection and pricing with AT&T TV Now’s biggest packages. AT&T streaming also comes with Cloud DVR, letting you record up to 20 hours of TV per month. If you’re looking for Nancy Drew, get in at the AT&T TV Now Plus tier to stream it.

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