How to Install FilmOn TV on Firestick [Alternate Ways]

FilmOn TV on Fire stick

FilmOn TV is a popular online broadcasting and multi-channel network that offers a cable TV experience with numerous TV channels, movies, and radio stations. You get 700 TV channels, 50 radio channels, over 45k video titles, including TV channels and on-demand videos. Additionally, FilmOn TV has social media functionalities which means you get access to videos that users post online. Furthermore, you can make use of FilmOn TV’s parental control to set parameters on the content your children can see. The popular channels on FilmOn TV include BBC One, BBC News, CSB Drama, Fashion TV, Channel 5, My Family TV, Sportskool, etc. You can stream FilmOn TV on multiple devices such as computers, smartphones, tablets, and streaming devices. So, this section will guide you with the installation of FilmOn TV on Firestick.

FilmOn TV Pricing & Plans

A summary of FilmOn TV packages is as follows:

  • Adult Month- $19.95
  • Penthouse Month- $9.95
  • HQ Month- $19.95/month
  • HQ Year- $199/year
  • 3 hours Remote DVR- $5/month
  • 10 hours Remote DVR- $9.95/month
  • 50 hours Remote DVR- $45/month
  • 90 hours Remote DVR- $85/month

How to Install FilmOn TV on Firestick

 FilmOn TV app is not officially available on Amazon App Store. So, you need to install Downloader on Firestick to sideload it on Firestick.

[1] On the Firestick remote, press the Home button to get the Homepage.

[2] Under the Find menu, select the Search tile.

FilmOn on Firestick

[3] Search for the Downloader app and select the same under the Apps & Games option.

[4] Click the Get/Download button to install the app on your Fire TV.

Click Download

[5] Then, go to Settings My Fire TV/Device > Install Unknown Apps > Downloader > Turn on.

Turn on Downloader toggle.

[6] Now, open the Downloader app and tap the Allow button.

[7] Enter the URL of the FilmOn TV apk file and press GO.

Enter FilmOn TV URL

[8] Wait for the apk download to complete on Fire TV, and click the Install option.

[9] When the app download completes, tap Open and watch your favorite titles.

Watch  FilmOn TV on Fire stick

Related: How to Watch FilmOn on Apple TV [Two Alternate Ways

Alternate Way: How to Get FilmOn TV on Firestick Via ES Explorer

[1] Navigate to the Firestick home screen, and click on the Search icon

[2] Enter the ES File Explorer on the search box.

[3] Now, choose the ES File Explorer app from the available list.

FilmOn TV on Fire stick- Choose ES File Explorer

[4] Select the Install option to download the app.

[5] Navigate to Settings My Fire TV/Device > Install Unknown Apps > ES File Explorer > Turn on.

[6] Launch the ES File Explorer app from the Apps section of the Fire TV.

[7] Now, click the Tools option from the left side of your screen.

[8] Here, you find the Download manager and click on it. You have to buy the premium version of the ES File Explorer app to install apk files.

FilmOn TV on Fire stick- Click Downloader icon

[9] Click on the option located at the bottom of the screen.

[10] On the Path field: enter the FilmOn TV URL. On the Name field: enter FilmOn TV.

Enter path and name

[11] Now, click Download to download the FilmOn TV on your Amazon Fire Stick.


How do I install FilmOn TV on my Firestick?

You can install the Downloader or ES File Explorer to sideload the FilmOn TV apk file on your Firestick. The FilmOn TV is not available on Amazon App Store.

What’s the alternative to FilmOn?

Sling TV, NOW TV, TV Player, and BCE Premium are the best alternative for FilmOn TV.

Is FilmOn worth the money?

Yes. FilmOn is definitely worth subscribing to as it carries a huge collection of programs.

Is FilmOn TV still free?

FilmOn TV is free to eligible members and they can watch live TV over the internet, Over the Air, or Satellite connection.