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What to Watch on Hulu Right Now: February 2021

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What’s on Hulu – February 2021

Between Black History Month, Valentine’s Day, and Super Bowl Sunday, there’s a lot to celebrate in the month of February. Although celebrations may still look different in 2021, we’re here to make sure the entertainment is on point.

From the highly anticipated release of The United States vs. Billie Holiday, to Valentine’s Day watchlists that deliver all the lovey-dovey vibes, here’s what you can look forward to streaming this month on Hulu.

Featured New Hulu Original

The United States vs. Billie Holiday

Premiering on Friday, February 26, The United States vs. Billie Holiday presents the story of jazz icon and civil rights activist Billie Holiday, who was targeted by the federal government as part of their efforts to escalate and racialize the war on drugs.

The new Hulu Original film, led by Oscar®-nominated director Lee Daniels and introducing Grammy®-nominated singer-songwriter Andra Day, captures the essence of Holiday — her life, legacy, and a voice that would not be silenced.

Watch: The United States vs. Billie Holiday Official Trailer

Featured New Hulu Series

Freaks and Geeks

Cast of Freaks and Geeks standing in front of lockers.

Ever just feel like going back to the ’80s? Those were simpler times — not to mention, there was great music, hella fresh hairstyles, and no global pandemic. If that’s you daydreaming, Freaks and Geeks is just the time travel you need. The one-season cult classic is the ’80s as told by the ’90s, with performances from some of your favorite actors who went on to shape comedy as we know it: Seth Rogen, James Franco, Linda Cardellini, Jason Segel, Busy Philipps, and others.

Watch: Freaks and Geeks

Featured for Valentine’s Day

High Fidelity’s Zoë Kravitz and Kingsley Ben-Adir looking at a record.

Love is in the air — and it’s streaming on Hulu! Check out this month’s featured watchlists for TV shows and movies to fall in love with this Valentine’s Day.

TV Shows About Friendship

The truth of the matter is, our friends really are some of the greatest loves of our lives. If you’re feeling more of a Galentine’s Day vibe this year, Hulu has a full library of TV shows about friendship to indulge in this Valentine’s season.

High Fidelity, a Hulu Original series, breathes new life into an old favorite. Based on the popular 2000s romance movie High Fidelity (2000),* which is available with the HBO Max add-on subscription, this series puts a new spin on main character Rob Brooks (Zoë Kravitz) as she revisits past relationships through music and pop culture, with her best friends by her side and New York City as her backdrop.

Watch: High Fidelity

*High Fidelity (2000) requires Hulu with HBO Max® add-on subscription.

Rom-Coms for Every Date Night

It’s safe to say that we’re all well-adjusted to date night at home. Whether you’re enjoying a romantic night with your significant other, some fun family time, or catching up with close friends — we’ve got rom-coms for every type of date night. Plus, make it a virtual date night with Watch Party!*

Our featured pick The DUFF (2015) is great for the whole family (at PG-13). It follows high school senior Bianca (Mae Whitman), who just found out she’s been labeled the “DUFF,” or Designated Ugly Fat Friend, of her friend group — and she is not having it. Determined to not let others’ opinions define her, Bianca instigates a social pecking order revolution that’s sure to both empower you and keep you laughing.

Watch: The DUFF

*Hulu Watch Party is available to Hulu subscribers who are 18 years of age or older.

Breakup Movies to Get Over Your Ex

Every once in a while, we could all use a good cry. If you need some help getting over your ex this Valentine’s Day, our Breakup Movies Watchlist is a great place to start.

Accelerate the healing process with inspiring and relatable picks like Legally Blonde (2001). This hit film, available with our SHOWTIME add-on subscription, follows lovable Delta Nu sorority sister Elle Woods (Reese Witherspoon) on her path to Harvard Law School, where she’s determined to prove she’s got the brains to win back her college sweetheart.

Watch: Legally Blonde*

*Legally Blonde (2001) requires Hulu with SHOWTIME® add-on subscription.

Featured Live Event: Super Bowl LV

How to Watch the Super Bowl on Hulu

Football player running with the football.

On Sunday, February 7, the Kansas City Chiefs will face off against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to crown the 2020 NFL season champion.

As the big game approaches, you might be wondering: How do I watch the Super Bowl* live without cable? Whether you’re watching to see the winning touchdown or to catch the best advertising spot, we’ve got you covered with plenty of game-day streaming options.

Check out Hulu’s Guide to Super Bowl Sunday.

*Super Bowl LV requires Live TV plan. Regional restrictions, blackouts and additional terms apply.

Everything New on Hulu in February

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