How to Install Popcorn Time on Chromecast with Google TV

Popcorn Time on Google TV

Popcorn Time is a streaming application with tons of movies, TV shows, and series from newly released to olden times. It is available on Android, Mac, Linux, Windows, and Android TV. Most of the content available on Popcorn Time is pirated and completely illegal to stream. If you have new Google TV, then you can also access Popcorn Time directly on your device. There are two possible ways to stream Popcorn Time on Chromecast with a Google TV device, and they are

  • Sideloading Popcorn Time
  • Cast Popcorn Time

Note – This article is just for educational purposes, and we don’t encourage our viewers to stream any kind of entertainment on pirated applications.

How to Sideload and watch Popcorn Time on Google TV

[1] Select the Search option from the home screen.

Select the Search option from the home screen.

[2] Search or say downloader using the Google TV remote.

Click Search and search for Downloader app

[3] Install the application from the Google TV store.

Click Install to get Downloader Apk

[4] Before launching the app, go to settings and turn on the Unknown sources toggle.

Turn on Install unknown apps to install Downloader on your Google TV

To enable that go to Settings >> Apps >> Security & Restrictions >> Unknown sources >> Downloader >> Turn on.

[4] Then launch the downloader from Your Apps and enter the URL:

Enter the URL to get Popcorn time on Google TV

[5] Click on the Go option to download and install the Popcorn Time apk.

[6] After installation, launch the app and stream the available content.

How to Cast Popcorn Time on Google TV

If you are not willing to sideload the application on your Google TV device, then you cast Popcorn Time from your smartphone or PC to the Google TV-connected TV screen.

[1] Connect your smartphone and Google TV with the same internet connection.

[2] Now, launch the Play Store on your Android device.

[3] Download and install the Popcorn Time Apk and the Google Home app on your phone.

[4] Launch the Google Home app and sign in with your Google account.

[5] Click on Menu, and choose the Cast screen/ audio button.

Click Cast screen to cast Popcorn Time on Google TV

[6] Then, from the list of devices, choose your Google TV.

[7] Finally, select any content and stream it on your Google TV with Chromecast.

Instead of streaming illegal apps, you can try using applications like Netflix, Prime Video, Hulu, Disney +, etc., to stream media on your Google TV device, which is completely legal to stream with the subscription. Before accessing Popcorn time on any device, it is better to have an active VPN service to avoid being tracked or monitored online.


Is Popcorn Time app legit and safe?

Yes, the Popcorn Time APK is completely safe to download. However, you can use trusted VPNs like ExpressVPN, IPVanish, and NordVPN to protect yourself from getting hacked.

What are the popular shows available on Popcorn Time?

The Filthy Frank Show, The Wire, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, Sherlock, Firefly, and Rick and Morty are some of the best movies and shows available on Popcorn Time.

Can I update on Google TV?

Yes, you can update Google TV with Chromecast. To do this, click on Settings > System > About > System Update.

Does Popcorn Time still work on Google TV?

Fortunately, the Popcorn Time app is still working on Google TV.