All across the world, there are places that are just plain spooky. Some joints are so iffy that paranormal experts say they're haunted. By what? Specters, spirits, wraiths, and most of all, ghosts.
Ghost Hunters, a show that's been going strong for more than a decade depicts the investigations done by The Atlantic Paranormal Society (TAPS). These experts on all things paranormal, dive headfirst into the world's most haunted locations complete with cameras and ghostbusting gear. Each episode the crew attempts to make contact with ghosts, and if they're lucky, communicate with them. It's the original paranormal reality show, and so addicting it spun-off its own genre.
Here's everything you need to know to stream Ghost Hunters.
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What is Ghost Hunters?
When it originally launched on SyFy, Ghost Hunters landed some of the channel's biggest ratings. It found an audience due to the in-depth paranormal investigations and interpersonal drama. Since then the Ghost Hunters team has gone on to "hunt" in popular ghost spots like Alcatraz, and even spurred a nationwide interest in poltergeist activity.
- Launched: October 2004
- Channel: A&E
- Genre: Paranormal reality
- Starring: Grant Wilson, Kristen Luman, Daryl Marston, Mustafa Gatollari, Brandon Alvis, Brian Murray, Richel Stratton
- Seasons: 13
Ghost Hunters Reviews
- Rotten Tomatoes score: N/A
- Metacritic score: N/A
What the critics are saying
- "It felt real, didn’t it? That’s not something we’ve seen in recent years...Ghost Hunters 2019 puts the kibosh on over-the-top ghostly encounters." -Jacob Rice, Ghostly Activities
Where to stream Ghost Hunters
A&E is available on a few of the major live TV streaming services. When trying to decide which one is best for you, you’ll want to weigh the cost, the other channels you’ll receive, and the compatible devices for streaming.
Ghost Hunters on Philo
Philo is a budget-minded streaming service, and depending on what channels you want, it might be right for you. The 59 Philo channels lean decidedly toward entertainment; the Philo channel list includes AMC, Discovery, IFC, Lifetime, and the Paramount Network, all for $20 a month. If you're a fan of A&E, you're in luck: You can find it on Philo so you can stream Ghost Hunters. Philo also comes with free cloud DVR, but shows recorded are deleted after 30 days, so binge responsibly.
Ghost Hunters 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 sets you up with local channels and has a broad spectrum of entertainment and sports channels to review, including the full suite of ESPN channels, Cartoon Network, FX, HGTV, and even deep cuts like National Geographic and Syfy, and of course, A&E where you can stream hits like Ghost Hunters.
|Hulu Live TV||$64.99|
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Ghost Hunters on Sling TV
If you're looking for a streamlined, cost-effective streaming package, check out Sling TV. It offers two basic cable packages, Sling Orange and Sling Blue, each of which costs $30 per month. There's also the third option of getting Sling Orange + Blue for just $45 per month. You'll get more Sling TV channels by choosing Sling Blue, with its 40 channels including sports favorites like FS1 and NBCSN and cable mainstays like Food Network and Discovery Channel. But Sling Orange brings must-haves Disney Channel and ESPN as part of its package. To gain access to A&E to stream Ghost Hunters, you’ll either need Sling Orange, Sling Blue or Sling Orange + Blue. Sling also has a number of add-ons, including robust international packages organized by languages all over the globe.
|Orange + Blue||$50|
Ghost Hunters 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 181 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 coming on board in 2020, some who were on the fence about Fubo are giving it another look.
To watch Ghost Hunters you'll want to dock in at the Family level, though all tiers carry the channel.
|Family with Showtime||$74.99 ($69.99 for first 3 mos.)|
Ghost Hunters 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 Ghost Hunters.