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- "Under the Banner of Heaven" starring Andrew Garfield premieres April 28 on Hulu.
- The miniseries focuses on a detective trying to solve a double murder in a small Mormon community.
- Hulu costs at $7/month for ad-supported streaming, or $13/month for ad-free streaming.
The first two episodes of the new true-crime miniseries "Under the Banner of Heaven" premiere on April 28. The show is part of FX's lineup of original programs developed exclusively for Hulu.
"Under the Banner of Heaven" stars Oscar-nominee Andrew Garfield as Jeb Pyre, a detective in a small Mormon community in Utah. Jeb is confronted with solving the shocking double murder of a woman and her infant daughter. As the investigation unfolds, Jeb learns troubling details about a fundamentalist sect that could be linked to the crime.
Check out the trailer for 'Under the Banner of Heaven'
"Under the Banner of Heaven" is based on the true-crime novel by Jon Krakauer. The series is created by Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black ("Milk"), and the first two episodes are directed by David Mackenzie ("Hell or High Water"). In addition to Andrew Garfield, the series stars Sam Worthington, Christopher Heyerdahl, Wyatt Russell, Daisy Edgar-Jones, and Gil Birmingham.
Early reviews for "Under the Banner of Heaven" have been mostly positive. As of April 27, the show holds a "78% Fresh" rating on review-aggregator Rotten Tomatoes.
How to watch 'Under the Banner of Heaven'
You can watch "Under the Banner of Heaven" on Hulu starting April 28. Though the miniseries is produced by FX, the show is airing exclusively on Hulu.
Hulu's ad-supported plan costs $7 a month, while the ad-free plan costs $13 a month. Hulu is also available as part of a discounted bundle with Disney Plus and ESPN+. The bundle costs $14 a month with ad-supported Hulu, or $20 a month with ad-free Hulu. This package saves you $8 a month compared to the regular total cost of all three services.
You can stream Hulu on most smart TVs, Android and iPhone mobile devices, Fire TV, Chromecast, Apple TV, and Roku products. Check out the Hulu website for a full list of compatible devices.
Can I watch 'Under the Banner of Heaven' for free?
You can watch "Under the Banner of Heaven" for free if you sign up for Hulu's free trial. New members can get a 30-day free trial when they sign up.
If you want to watch the entire series on-demand, you should wait until June 2 to subscribe to the free trial. By that time, the full miniseries will be available to stream.
What time do new episodes of 'Under the Banner of Heaven' premiere?
New episodes of "Under the Banner of Heaven" are expected to be released at 10 p.m. ET every Thursday from April 28 through June 2.
How many episodes are in 'Under the Banner of Heaven' on Hulu?
"Under the Banner of Heaven" features seven episodes in total. The first two episodes premiere on April 28.
Has 'Under the Banner of Heaven' been renewed for a second season?
"Under the Banner of Heaven" is being promoted as a seven-episode limited series. A second season is not planned.
What other shows can I watch on Hulu?
Hulu currently has a library of over 1,600 shows and over 2,500 movies ready to stream. The lineup features a mix of Hulu original programming and popular shows from network TV and cable.