Hulu’s senior vice president of international has confirmed the launch of Hulu in Japan on Sony TVs and PS3s. On the Hulu company blog, Johannes Larcher wrote:
“Watching top films and TV shows on the biggest screen in the house just got easier for our subscribers in Japan. I’m happy to announce that Hulu in Japan launched on Sony’s Bravia HDTVs and Sony Computer Entertainment’s PlayStation 3. Notably, Hulu is the first non-gaming application to be distributed on PS3 in Japan.
With Hulu in Japan, Japanese entertainment fans have unlimited access to hundreds of premium feature films and for ¥1,480 per month.”