How to Chromecast Showtime to TV Using Smartphone and PC

Chromecast Showtime

Would you like to cast Yellowjackets on your Smart TV? You can use the Showtime app as it has native support for Chromecast. Casting can be done with the help of a smartphone, tablet, and desktop or laptop. Ensure that the casting device and smart TV are on the same WIFI network.

Showtime is a premium application that requires a subscription of $10.99 per month. If you are subscribing to Showtime for the first time, you can avail a limited free trial for 7 days. Other than that, you can also sign up with your cable TV provider to stream the content.

How to Cast Showtime to TV

Showtime is one of the Chromecast-compatible apps so you easily cast this app to your TV.


  • Google Chromecast (or) Chromecast built-in TV
  • Android/iPhone/Desktop
  • A Stable WiFi connectivity

Pre-Requisite: Plug in Chromecast to the HDMI port of your TV and connect it to the power supply. Check whether the Chromecast and your casting device are connected to the same WiFi network.

How to Chromecast Showtime to TV using Android or iOS

1: Open the Showtime app on your smartphone. If you haven’t installed the app, you can get it from the Play Store (Android) or App Store (iPhone).

2: Log in with your TV provider and choose the video that you want to cast on the TV.

3: You will find the “Cast” icon on the top right corner of your app.

4: Click on the Cast icon. It will display the list of Chromecast devices that are ready to cast.

cast icon

5: Select your Chromecast device name by clicking on it.

The video will now stream on your TV using the Chromecast.

How to Chromecast Showtime to TV Using Google Chrome

1: Open Google Chrome on your PC and go to the URL ““.

Chromecast Showtime

2: Right-click on the screen and click on the “Cast” button.

Chromecast Showtime

3: The browser will search for the available devices and displays them.

Click on the sources drop down button

4: Now click on the sources drop-down button and choose the “Cast Tab” option.

cast tab

5: Select the Chromecast device name to which you want to cast.

Chromecast Showtime

The video playing on the Chrome tab will now play on your TV.

How to Chromecast Showtime to TV Using Microsoft Edge

Alternatively, you can use Microsoft Edge to cast the Showtime app. Before you begin, ensure that your PC is connected to the same WiFi network as your TV.

1: Open Microsoft Edge on your PC.

2: Enter the URL ( in the address bar and visit the website.

3: Sign in with your Showtime account to proceed.

4: Click the three-dots icon at the top right corner and click More Tools.

5: Tap Cast media to device and select your Chromecast device.

6: Now the video will automatically play on your TV.

Chromecast Showtime Not Working (DIY Fixes)

If you have trouble in casting Showtime on TV, you can try these fixes to solve the issue.

  • Check if your Chromecast device is connected to the TV’s HDMI port.
  • Use an HDMI cable extension for convenience in receiving wireless signals.
  • Connect your Chromecast device and casting device to the same internet connection.
  • Turn off your Chromecast and router and turn it on after a few seconds.
  • Update the Showtime app on your smartphone as well as Google Chrome on your PC.
  • Reset your Chromecast device to factory settings and bring it back to its original state.


Can you Chromecast Showtime to TV?

You can cast Showtime to TV using a smartphone or PC.

Is Showtime available on Amazon Prime?

Yes, you can add Showtime as an add-on on Amazon Prime Video at $10.99/month.