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MLA Citation Style, 9th Edition

This guide will assist you in formatting your in-text and Works Cited citations in MLA, 9th Edition, format.

Streamed Television Episode (that originally appeared on TV station)

Television episode that originally aired on TV, that you streamed.

Example: 

"A Father's Advice." This is Us, created by Dan Fogelman, season 2, episode 1, NBC, 26 Sept. 2017. Huluwww.hulu.com/watch/1147079.

 

Television Episode from TV Station

Example: 

"A Father's Advice." This is Us, created by Dan Fogelman, season 2, episode 1, NBC, 26 Sept. 2017.

 

Hulu (or other streaming service) Original Episode

Example:

"Unwomen." The Handmaid's Tale, created by Bruce Miller, season 2, episode 2, 25 Apr. 2018, Hulu, www.hulu.com/watch/1258256.

Note: in this instance, Hulu is not italicized as it is acting here as the publisher of The Handmaid's Tale and not as another "container" for the publisher.

Entire Television Show

Example:

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Performance by Will Smith, NBC, 1990-1996. Netflixwww.netflix.com/title/70143818.

*Note: in this example, the writer is focused on Will Smith's performance.