How to Cast Disney+ Hotstar on Chromecast in Canada?

  • Last updated January 16, 2024
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Does Hotstar work on Chromecast? The answer is Yes! And it’s interesting how easy it is to make work Hotstar Chromecast altogether.

The duo can give you an ultimate streaming experience. Disney+ Hotstar is available in the Chromecast library, allowing you to watch Hotstar in Canada but only via a premium VPN like ExpressVPN!

Hotstar is an Indian streaming service, with blockbuster movies like Black Panther, Hamilton, etc., and hit TV shows including Govinda Mera Naam, Taaza Khabar, and Moving in with Malaika!

Disney+ Hotstar, commonly known as Hotstar, is a paywalled OTT video streaming platform that brings you the latest news and live coverage of mega sporting events like ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023, including cricket and football.

You must sign up for ExpressVPN if you want to stream Hotstar in Canada. Keep reading if you want to know how to cast Hotstar on Chromecast from Canada in 2023.

How do I Chromecast Hotstar on my TV in Canada?

There are two ways to stream content from the Disney+ Hotstar Chromecast duo. They are as follows:

  • Utilizing a smartphone.
  • Using the Chrome web browser from Google


You’ll need the following to cast Hotstar to a Chromecast:

  • Chromecast by Google
  • Stable and trustworthy Wi-Fi connection

Preliminary Checking

Check that your configuration complies with the following requirements before casting Hotstar to a Chromecast:

  • Connect your TV to your Google Chromecast device.
  • Make sure Chromecast and the casting device you’re using are connected to the same WiFi network.

How to Cast Disney+ Hotstar to TV using Chromecast via Android or iOS in Canada?

Hotstar became Disney+ Hotstar after being acquired by Disney Plus. The support for Chromecast was also discontinued after the acquisition.

So, if you are wondering, can I cast Hotstar using Chromecast? Yes, you can! However, you need to follow these steps and use a reliable VPN such as ExpressVPN to connect Hotstar to your TV via Android and iOS.

  • Subscribe to a premium VPN like ExpressVPN and connect to an Indian server (ideally India via UK).
  • Download the Hotstar app from the App Store or Google Play Store.
  • Connect your Smartphone and Chromecast to the same Wi-Fi network.
  • Then, launch the Hotstar app and sign in using your credentials.
  • Select your Chromecast device by tapping the Cast icon at the top.
  • The Hotstar app interface will then appear on your TV.
  • Stream movies on your Chromecast-enabled television using the Hotstar app.
  • To stop casting, click the Cast icon in the upper-right corner of the screen and then click Stop Casting.

Follow these steps religiously to find out how to connect Hotstar to TV via Chromecast.

You can also view Hotstar on Roku and streamed on Firestick. If your Hotstar is not streaming on Chromecast, you may try streaming it after restarting your WiFi network. You can also view Hotstar on Kodi and Samsung TV.

How to Screen Mirror Hotstar to Chromecast using iPhone or iPad in Canada?

In order to screen mirror Disney plus Hotstar on television, use Miracast, Chromecast, or other casting applications compatible with the devices. Furthermore, if you are not in India, you will need to use a VPN such as ExpressVPN for the screen mirroring to work.

Here are the easy steps to screen mirror Hotstar to Chromecast using iPhone or iPad:

  • Subscribe to a premium VPN like ExpressVPN and connect to an Indian server (ideally India via UK).
  • Install the Replica and Disney+ Hotstar app from the App Store on your iPad or iPhone.
  • Connect your iOS device and Chromecast to the same wireless network.
  • Open the Replica app and select your Chromecast device. Select the “Start” icon.
  • Now, open the Disney Plus Hotstar app. Enter the mobile phone number to sign in.
  • Finally, decide what to watch on Hotstar and stream it on your Chromecast-enabled television.


    Watch Hotstar on iPhone and iPad with Chromecast!

We highly recommend ExpressVPN

but you may also check out our list of the best VPNs for Hotstar and select your favorites!

How to Watch Hotstar on Chromecast using Google Chrome (PC)?

In addition to the two methods listed above, you can use Google Chrome to cast Hotstar to your Chromecast. Remember that, you must connect to ExpressVPN in order to successfully add Hotstar to Chromecast and watch Hotstar outside India. Let’s take a look at the steps:

  • Subscribe to a premium VPN like ExpressVPN and connect to an Indian server (ideally India via UK).
  • Launch the Chrome browser on your PC.
  • Navigate to Hotstar and tap the Login icon at the top of the Home screen.
  • Sign in with your login information.
  • After successfully logging in, you can watch movies and shows of your choice.
  • Start Hotstar in Chrome and, once there, click the menu icon (3 dots) in the upper right corner of the browser.


    To start the process, click the dots in the upper right corner!

  • Click Cast and wait for it to find nearby devices. You may need to Cast the tab from the browser’s
    Sources menu,
    depending on the version of Chrome you’re using. Chrome’s most recent version has it set as the default.


    Select Cast from the list!

  • Select Chromecast from the available devices.
  • From the Sources menu, choose Cast Tab.
  • Start streaming the content on a larger screen.

Note: You may encounter VPN issues, such as VPN detection errors while streaming with the above casting options. You should take your time before canceling your Hotstar subscription. A few quick fixes can help you resolve VPN-detected errors quickly.

FAQs- Hotstar Chromecast

If Hotstar Chromecast is not working it may happen due to outdated software. Try again after updating your Google Home and Google Play Services.

You may need to restart your Chromecast device by unplugging it from the power source for 15 seconds and logging out and back into the Disney+ Hotstar app.

Yes. Hotstar can be screen mirrored to a Chromecast-enabled TV. You can cast Disney+ Hotstar in two ways:

  • Utilizing a smartphone.
  • Using the Chrome web browser from Google

Hotstar Chromecast buffering may occur if you attempt to watch Hotstar on the same internet connection that you use for online gaming, downloading and uploading large files, or both.

Test the speed of your internet connection. We recommend that you have a connection speed of at least 3.0 Mbps in order to enjoy our content.

What to Watch on Disney+ Hotstar:

  • IND vs AUS CWC 2023 Final
  • South Africa vs Netherlands ICC Cricket World Cup 2023
  • England vs Afghanistan ICC Cricket World Cup 2023
  • Australia vs South Africa ICC Cricket World Cup 2023
  • India vs Pakistan ICC Cricket World Cup 2023
  • Pakistan vs Sri Lanka ICC Cricket World Cup 2023
  • India vs Afghanistan ICC World Cup 2023
  • New Zealand vs Bangladesh ICC World Cup 2023
  • England vs Bangladesh ICC World Cup 2023
  • India vs Australia ICC Cricket World Cup 2023

    Wrap Up

    Disney Plus Hotstar offer you to watch the latest movies and shows at a low Hotstar cost. You can use Hotstar free trial to test it before subscribing.

    On the plus side, Hotstar Chromecast to TV works with iOS, Android tablets, smartphones, and the Google Chrome web browser. However, you must use a VPN such as ExpressVPN to get Hotstar on Chromecast. So, get Hotstar now and start streaming!

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