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Hulu+ Live TV to raise monthly prices to $54.99

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Hulu+ Live TV is increasing its monthly base price to $54.99 from $44.99 per month from Dec. 18, the company said in a statement on Friday.

Hulu is jointly owned by Walt Disney Co and Comcast's NBCUniversal, and Disney is in the process of taking full control of Hulu in a deal with Comcast. (https://hulu.tv/2Oera5r)

The bundle, consisting of Hulu and Live TV services, offers more than 60 channels like ESPN, Fox Sports and CNN among other major broadcast networks along with its on-demand video service.

(Reporting by Ayanti Bera in Bengaluru; Editing by Amy Caren Daniel)