We’re half-way through the year and there’s plenty of new shows and films to enjoy at home, especially with these must watch HBO series heading our way.
Across HBO (Astro Ch411 HD) and HBO GO, there’s truly something for the whole family. From documentaries, dramas, and comedies, we have curated a list of must watch HBO series to catch in the next few weeks in June. If you miss it, you can stream it anytime on HBO GO.
Premieres same time as the U.S. on Saturday, June 12 at 11am exclusively on HBO GO. A new episode premieres every subsequent Saturday
A diverse group of young women navigate the male-dominated world of skateboarding in New York City. Mockingly known as Bettys to the boys who view them as intruders on their turf, the second season sees them stepping firmly into womanhood and all the pressures of adulthood. Meanwhile, their male counterparts start to step up, step in, and become true allies, forming a united front for the greater good amidst the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic. Stars Rachelle Vinberg, Nina Moran, and Dede Lovelace.
The High Note
Premieres Saturday, June 19 at 9pm on HBO and HBO GO
Surely this month’s most must watch HBO series, The High Note is set in the dazzling world of the LA music scene, talented but egotistical superstar Grace Davis couldn’t possibly do without her personal assistant Maggie. However, when Maggie is offered the chance to achieve her childhood dream of becoming a music producer, her decision could change their lives forever. Stars Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross, and Kelvin Harrison Jr.
I’ll Be Gone In The Dark Special Episode
Premieres same time as the U.S. on Tuesday, June 22 at 10am on HBO and HBO GO
The HBO Original Documentary Film I’ll Be Gone In The Dark about the investigation into “The Golden State Killer” returns with a special episode. This episode brings shocking new revelations to light in one of the 50 home-invasion rapes and 13 murder cases the killer committed in California and highlights the trauma that persists when a crime goes unsolved. Catch up on the six-part documentary, based on the book written by Michelle McNamara, on HBO GO before the premiere of the Special episode.
You Should Have Left
Premieres Friday, June 25 on HBO GO
A couple seeking a restful vacation in the brooding, but beautiful Welsh countryside get more than they bargained for as their perfect retreat dissolves into a terrifying nightmare. As events unfold, their peaceful getaway begins to unravel, allowing dark episodes from the past to resurface, and a sinister force refuses to let them leave. Stars Kevin Bacon and Amanda Seyfried.
Premieres Saturday, June 26 at 9pm on HBO and HBO GO
In this dark comedy, teenager Mara Carlye and her schoolmates are faced with a disturbing new reality – at some point, they are likely to spontaneously explode, with no warning at all. Without any cure or solution in sight, the town descends into both chaos and apathy, as Mara and her friends wonder who will die next. Stars Katherine Langford, Piper Perabo and Charlie Plummer.
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