Tubi TV was founded in 2014 by Farhad Massoudi and Thomas Ahn Hicks. The company is a free streaming service that offers movies and television series. The company runs ads to pay for the service but it is free to consumers.
In April of 2020, Fox Corporation acquired the company for $440 million and the agreement that Farhad Massoudi would remain CEO.
Tubi TV began broadcasting internationally, beginning with Australia in September 2019, and Mexico in January 2020. The company hopes to begin broadcasting in the UK in 2021.
To compete with Netflix, the company announced that it would begin to broadcast its own original movies and series in the fall of 2021.
Tubi TV can be accessed via Roku and most cable companies or directly via the internet. The company also offers cell phone apps.
Tubi TV maintains a corporate office in San Francisco, California.