What’s on this Weekend
Are you tired of watching the same old shows and need refreshing excitement? Well, never fear. We’ve got you covered in our weekly roundup of the best streaming offers.
The Flight Attendant – Thriller
Kaley Cuoco (Big Bang Theory) plays a flight attendant whose life is completely rattled when she wakes up in a hotel room with a dead man but no memory of what happened in this dark comedic thriller. Afraid to call the police, the reckless alcoholic flight attendant must piece together the mystery of that night herself… Watch the Flight Attendant on Crave TV. Season 2 was recently released.
Gaslit – Political Thriller
Featuring a star-studded cast, including Julia Roberts and Sean Penn, Gaslit is a modern take on the 1970s Watergate scandal. The show takes a deep dive to tell the hidden stories and characters of the entire affair. The story centre’s on Martha Mitchell (Roberts), a celebrity Arkansan socialite and wife to Nixon’s loyal Attorney General, John N. Mitchell (Penn). Watch Gaslit on CraveTV.
I Love That For You – Comedy
Inspired by actual events, I Love That For You features Saturday Night Live alumnus Molly Shannon and Vanessa Bayer. Bayer plays Joanna Gold. After beating the odds to overcome leukemia, Gold goes on to achieve her dream of becoming a host of a home shopping network where she befriends her idol, played by Shannon. However, when Gold, a little white lie, becomes a “big snowy avalanche,” Joanna finds that living her dream comes with a hefty price tag. I Love That For You is on Time Magazine’s top five shows to watch. It offers audiences plenty of laughs. Watch I Love That For You on Crave TV.
The Unsolved Murder of Beverly Lynn Smith – Documentary | Crime
The fight for justice for 22-year-old Beverly Lynn Smith, who was found dead in her kitchen in 1974, has spanned almost four years, and Amazon Prime’s new documentary unravels the events surrounding her death. Finally, a tip comes in more than 30 years later, beginning a further investigation into a suspect who lived across the street from Smith. The suspect becomes the centrepiece of an elaborate police sting of “theatrical proportions.” In addition, the documentary features interviews with key participants and experts—the Unsolved Murder of Beverly Lynn Smith on Prime Video.
Night Sky – SciFi
This uniquely captivating story revolves around Franklin and Irene York, a couple who discovered a chamber buried in their backyard, which inexplicably leads to a deserted planet. But unfortunately, their quiet existence is upended after the arrival of a stranger. Watch Night Sky Prime Video.
Kids in the Hall – Comedy
We’re throwing it back for this one with the hilarious and wildly popular Kids in the Hall. This new series is a sketch comedy troupe that puts bizarre and hilarious twists on their skits. It’s sure to be a nostalgic and hilarious ride for anyone who grew up in the 1990s. Watch the new and vintage Kids in the Hall on Prime Video.
Shining Girls – Thriller
After surviving a brutal attack, Kirby Mazrachi (Elizabeth Moss, Handmaid’s Tale) is left to live in a world where her reality is constantly shifting. After recently learning her assault is linked to a murder, she teams up with a veteran reporter to uncover the truth. Watch Shining Girls on Apple TV+.
Tehran – Spy
A Mossad hacker agent is on an undercover mission in Tehran to help destroy Iran’s nuclear reactor. But when the task is botched, she is trapped in a new life and must plan an operation that will place her loved ones in jeopardy. Watch Tehran on Apple TV+. The second season was recently released.
The Lincoln Lawyer – Legal Drama
Based on the 2008 novel by Michael Connelly, The Lincoln Lawyer is a legal drama about a defense attorney in Los Angeles who works out of a chauffeur-driven Lincoln Town Car rather than an office. It has been on Netflix’s Top 10 list for two weeks. Watch The Lincoln Lawyer on Netflix.
Stranger Things – SciFi
The wildly popular SciFi series Stranger Things is back for its fourth season. This season will be released in two parts, with the first part released on May 27 and the second on July 1. Season four delves deeper into the strange mysteries that a group of young friends uncovers in their small town in Indiana in the 1980s. Watch Stranger Things on Netflix.