This guide will illustrate how to install and use Starz on FireStick. The article will define the app’s basic features and how to use the app, alongside the step-by-step installation guidelines. This method will perfectly work on any FireStick device, including Fire TV cube, FireStick 4K max, FireStick Lite, and FireStick 4K.
What Is Starz?
Attention! Movie Lovers and TV Shows enthusiasts. There is an app specifically designed to watch high-definition movies and TV shows on your FireStick. Starz is a US-owned subscription-based premium video streaming platform that provides the original latest collection of blockbuster movies and popular TV shows.
On Starz, you can choose HD content from multiple genres, including comedy, sci-fi, horror, romance, thriller, historical, and much more. Thanks to the user-friendly interface, you can easily slide over different app features.
You can enjoy streaming on Starz for free if your current cable provider package has a Starz subscription.
Otherwise, you need to go for monthly or yearly packages that are very economical and most-delivering. Starz’s monthly subscription starts at just $8.99, including a 7-day free trial to test quality HD streaming on your FireStick. Moreover, the app also comes with a special price for cord-cutters. Just $5 for the first 3 months. The free trial is not included in this special offer. But considering the value you will get, this price is a steal.
Attention, FireStick Users!
Governments and ISPs constantly monitor your online activity, and accessing copyrighted content on your Fire TV Stick could lead to serious trouble. Currently, your IP is visible to everyone. I strongly recommend getting the best FireStick VPN to mask your IP address and securely stream your favorites.
I personally use ExpressVPN, the fastest and most secure VPN available. Not only is it easy to install on any device, it comes with a risk-free 30-day money-back guarantee. Plus, if you're not 100% satisfied, you can always get a refund. ExpressVPN is currently also offering a whopping 3 extra months free on their annual plan!
Read: How to Install and Use Best VPN for FireStick
Overview of the Features of the Starz App
Starz app offers seamless video streaming, which means you can watch movies and TV shows where you left them. Moreover, the app features 1080p HD quality to bring a theatre-like experience to your FireStick screen.
You can even link it to your Spotify to get personalized suggestions per your interests. With a budget price compared to its competitors, Starz brings in an unmatched movie streaming experience.
Here’s a glimpse of the features of Starz:
- Download your favorite movies and Tv shows to watch them while you are offline.
- High-definition content to justify the $8.99 monthly price.
- 7-day free trial for new users.
- Clean user interface.
- The latest content is added every week.
How to Install Starz on FireStick
Installing Starz on your FireStick may seem daunting, but it’s just a matter of minutes with the correct following steps. The good news is that the app is available on the Amazon App Store, so you don’t need to spend time sideloading the app with a downloader.
Here is a step-by-step procedure to install Starz on your FireStick and watch premium quality content every day.
Open your FireStick home screen.
1. Now look for the Find option and tap on it.
2. Next, search for the Search Bar and simply click it.
3. Now, type Starz in the search bar.
4. You can click the official Starz app among dozens of apps appearing before your eyes.
5. Click the Get button present near the app icon.
6. In a few minutes, the Starz app will be successfully installed on your FireStick.
7. Now Click Open to enjoy your favorite content.
That’s how easy it is to get the premium Starz app running on your FireStick. Now you can enjoy 24/7 access to blockbuster movies and trending TV shows.
Highly recommended if streaming with free or low-cost services 👇
How to Stream on FireStick Anonymously
As soon as you install the right apps, your FireStick is all ready to stream your favorite content. However, before you start, I would like to warn you that everything you stream online is visible to your ISP and Government. This means, streaming free movies, TV shows, Sports might get you into legal trouble.
Thankfully, there is a foolproof way to keep all your streaming activities hidden from your ISP and the Government. All you need is a good VPN for Fire Stick. A VPN will mask your original IP which is and will help you bypass Online Surveillance, ISP throttling, and content geo-restrictions.
I personally use and recommend ExpressVPN, which is the fastest and most secure VPN. It is compatible with all kinds of streaming apps and is very easy to install on Fire TV / Stick.
We do not encourage the violation of copyright laws. But, what if you end up streaming content from an illegitimate source unintentionally? It is not always easy to tell the difference between a legit and illegal source.
So, before you start streaming on your Fire Stick / Fire TV, let’s see how to use ExpressVPN to keep your streaming activities hidden from prying eyes.
Step 1: Subscribe to ExpressVPN HERE. It comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. Meaning, you can use it free for the first 30-days and if you are not satisfied with the performance (which is highly unlikely), you can ask for a full refund.
Step 2: Power ON your Fire TV Stick and go to Find followed by Search option.
Step 3: Now type “Expressvpn” (without quotes) in the search bar and select ExpressVPN when it shows up in the search results.
Step 4: Click Download to install the ExpressVPN app on Fire TV / Stick.
Step 5: Open the app and enter the login credentials that you created while buying the ExpressVPN subscription. Click Sign in.
Step 6: Click the Power icon to connect to a VPN server. That’s all. Your connection is now secure with the fastest and best VPN for FireStick.
You can also read more detailed info on using ExpressVPN with Fire TV / Stick.
How to Subscribe to the Starz App?
Once you have installed the Starz app on your FireStick, you need to activate it by providing the activation code. To get the activation code, open your Starz app and choose to Activate your device. The app will provide the activation code.
Now head over to the Stars official activation page and enter the activation code shown in the Starz app, then press the submit button. Finally, log in to your Starz account and click the sign-in button.
Now you can go for your TV cable subscription if you have subscribed to the cable providers or opt for the monthly Starz subscription.
How to Use Starz on your FireStick
Starz has a clean and user-friendly interface; you don’t have to get confused between different tabs. This movie-streaming app features selected tabs that you need to enjoy a bone-chilling movie experience.
You will be at the home screen when you open the app for the first time. On the top bar, you will see different tabs, including HOME, for the homepage, FEATURED to land on the featured content by Starz.
Select the SERIES tab to enjoy the latest collection of the original Starz collections of TV series.
And finally, there’s a MOVIES tab to skip the hassle and go directly to watch blockbuster movies.
Moreover, you can also click the search bar to locate your favorite movies and TV shows. On the top right of the screen, there’s a log-in button to enter your credentials and activate your Starz subscription quickly. There’s a FREE TRIAL button beside the log-in button to enjoy Starz free for 7 days.
It is very tiring to locate any app on the FireStick apps list. You can put the Starz app on your home screen to make things easier. So next time, you can access it with just one click. And it won’t take long. All you need to do is press the home button on your FireStick remote until a menu appears. Then select apps, scroll to the Starz app, and press the options button on your remote. Select Move.
Put the app in the top row, and confirm the new location with the select button. Now the app is accessible from your FireStick home screen.
Note: If you want more help placing your apps on the home screen, see our guide to creating home screen shortcuts on your FireStick.
How to Watch the Starz App Outside the US?
Starz is a US-based app and is only available in legal US territories. So if you live outside the United States, you cannot stream any content directly on the app. But luckily, there’s a secret way that you can use for free to stream HD content on Starz even if you are not a US resident.
The method is simple. All you need to do is install a VPN on your FireStick.Once the VPN is installed on the FireStick, you need to open it and manually select your location in the United States.
Your IP address will swap with the US one, and you can use the Starz app to watch top-quality content. ExpressVPN is the best VPN to unlock Starz outside the USA.
Starz is an excellent app for watching your favorite TV shows and original blockbuster movies. You can install Starz on FireStick from the Amazon Store. Starz requires a monthly subscription.
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