How to Watch Showtime Outside the US

Content Verification Date: May 27, 2024

The Quick Guide to Unblock Showtime

  1. Create an Unlocator account
  2. Configure your device to use Unlocator Smart DNS or VPN
  3. Go to the website of Showtime or use their app if supported.
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Unblock Showtime

Showtime is an American VOD channel that offers movies and TV shows like Homeland, Dexter, Weeds, Masters of Sex, and Shameless. Showtime is geoblocked outside US. Unlocator offers you a workaround to watch Showtime in UK, Canada, Australia, France, Germany, and the rest of the world.

How To Unblock Showtime Outside US Using Unlocator Smart DNS

In order to bypass the geo-restrictions imposed by Showtime abroad, you have to hide your online location. So first of all you want to subscribe to Unlocator and follow the setup guides for your device. Once you have done so you are ready to go. Please remember to restart your device after having done the setup.

The beauty of this approach is that all other websites will still see your real location. As a result all your local streaming services will continue to work. So you get the best of both worlds.

Using Unlocator VPN to Unblock Showtime

You can also use Unlocator VPN to unblock Showtime. Once you have signed up then install one of our VPN apps for Android, iOS, Mac or Windows. When you want to watch Showtime then simply choose one of the US servers and press connect. This will make sure that all of your network traffic leaves encrypted trough our US server. As a result any website, including Showtime, will think you are located in the US.

So not only does this help you unblock Showtime but it also adds additional privacy to your device. This is a must if you ever connect to public WiFi like found at hotels, airports, malls, convention centres or anywhere where you don’t control the network yourself.

How To Subscribe To Showtime Outside US

Unlike Showtime Anytime, Showtime is a stand-alone service. This means you do not need an American cable subscription to watch Showtime online. In order to subscribe to Showtime outside US, please follow these steps:

You can either use your existing iTunes account and convert it to a US account or create a new iTunes account. The key here is to redeem a US iTunes gift card. This will enable you to pay for the Showtime subscription.

  1. Purchase a US iTunes gift card. You can use this site or search on ebay
  2. Open iTunes on your computer
  3. Once logged in click your name top right and select redeem
  4. Enter the gift card code
  5. Your account will change to a US account and you will need to enter US billing data. You can use to get a US address.


The Following List of Devices Work With Unlocator Smart DNS and Showtime

For a full list of compatibility between Unlocator Smart DNS, channels and devices please see our Channels & Devices Page