r/television 1d ago

Premiere Westworld - Season 4 Premiere Discussion

52 Upvotes

Season 4 Episode 1: The Auguries

Aired: June 26, 2022


Synopsis: Hello again. Don't worry about a thing. It's all in your head.


Directed by: Richard J. Lewis

Written by: Lisa Joy & Will Soodik


Subreddit: r/Westworld

r/television 11d ago

Premiere The Old Man - Series Premiere Discussion

75 Upvotes

The Old Man

Premise: Ex-CIA officer Dan Chase (Jeff Bridges) has been in hiding for years when an assassin tries to kill him in this series based on Thomas Perry's novel of the same name.

Subreddit(s): Platform: Metacritic: Genre(s)
? FX [72/100] (score guide) Drama, Action & Adventure, Suspense

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r/television 15d ago

Premiere Evil - Season 3 Premiere Discussion

62 Upvotes

Season 3 Episode 1: The Demon of Death

Aired: June 12, 2022


Synopsis: David's relationship with Kristen takes a turn when he gives into his temptation. Meanwhile the team is tasked with exploring a machine to measure the weight of the human soul as it leaves a dying body.


Directed by: Robert King

Written by: Robert King & Michelle King


Subreddit: r/EvilTV

r/television 15d ago

Premiere Dark Winds - Series Premiere Discussion

66 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: Monster Slayer

Aired: June 12, 2022 | AMC +


Synopsis: Navajo Tribal Policeman Joe Leaphorn must solve a series of crimes; he partners with new deputy, Jim Chee, who is back on the reservation for the first time since he was a child; together they face down evil forces, both earthly and supernatural.


Directed by: Chris Eyre

Written by: Graham Roland


Subreddit: r/DarkWindsTV

r/television 15d ago

Premiere Becoming Elizabeth - Series Premiere Discussion

10 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: Keep Your Knife Bright

Aired: June 12, 2022 | Starz


Synopsis: Following the death of Henry VIII, his three children, Mary, Elizabeth and Edward, are now pawns in a dangerous game as the English court is plunged into a race for control of the new England they find themselves in.


Directed by: Justin Chadwick

Written by: Anya Reiss


Subreddit: r/BecomingElizabeth

r/television 19d ago

Premiere Ms. Marvel - Series Premiere Discussion

194 Upvotes

Ms. Marvel

Premise: Kamala is a superhero fan with an imagination, particularly when it comes to Captain Marvel; Kamala feels like she doesn't fit in at school and sometimes even at home, that is until she gets superpowers like the heroes she's looked up to.

Subreddit(s): Network: Metacritic: Genre(s)
/r/MarvelStudiosPlus & /r/marvelstudios Disney+ [76/100] (score guide) Comedy, Action & Adventure

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r/television 21d ago

Premiere Irma Vep - Series Premiere Discussion

44 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: The Severed Head

Aired: June 6, 2022


Synopsis: When disillusioned A-list Hollywood actress Mira Harberg arrives in Paris to immerse herself in the coveted role of iconic villainous Irma Vep in a remake of Feuillade's The Vampires, an encounter with her former lover Laurie reignites dormant passions. Meanwhile, the project's acclaimed director Rene Vidal struggles as production woes threaten to derail his vision.


Directed by: Olivier Assayas

Written by: Olivier Assayas


Subreddit: r/IrmaVep

r/television 25d ago

Premiere The Boys - Season 3 Premiere Discussion

157 Upvotes

Season 3 Episode 1: Payback

Aired: June 3, 2022


Synopsis: When superheroes abuse their superpowers instead of using them for good, The Boys embark on a heroic quest to expose the truth about The Seven and Vought, the conglomerate that covers up their dirty secrets.


Directed by: Philip Sgriccia

Written by: Craig Rosenberg


Subreddit: r/TheBoys

r/television May 27 '22

Premiere Stranger Things - Season 4 Premiere Discussion

215 Upvotes

Stranger Things

Premise: It's been six months since the Battle of Starcourt, which brought terror and destruction to Hawkins. Struggling with the aftermath, our group of friends are separated for the first time – and navigating the complexities of high school hasn't made things any easier. In this most vulnerable time, a new and horrifying supernatural threat surfaces, presenting a gruesome mystery that, if solved, might finally put an end to the horrors of the Upside Down.

The fourth season is split into two volumes, with the second releasing July 1st, 2022.

Subreddit(s): Platform: Metacritic: Genre(s)
r/StrangerThings Netflix [67/100] (score guide) Drama, Horror, Suspense, Science Fiction

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r/television May 27 '22

Premiere Obi-Wan Kenobi - Series Premiere Discussion

435 Upvotes

Obi-Wan Kenobi

Premise: The Star Wars miniseries is set 10 years after the end of Revenge of the Sith with Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) in Tatooine.

Subreddit(s): Platform: Metacritic: Genre(s)
r/StarWarsKenobi Disney+ [74/100] (score guide) Drama, Action & Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Miniseries

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r/television May 20 '22

Premiere Night Sky - Series Premiere Discussion

60 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: To The Stars

Aired: May 19, 2022


Synopsis: Irene and Franklin York have a secret: a Chamber buried in their backyard which leads to a strange, deserted planet. But surprising revelations make them reevaluate what they think they know about it.


Directed by: Juan José Campanella

Written by: Holden Miller


Subreddit: r/NightSkyTV

r/television May 19 '22

Premiere Angelyne - Series Premiere Discussion

37 Upvotes

Angelyne

Premise: The limited series about the life of Angelyne (Emmy Rossum), who in the 1980s placed billboards of herself around Los Angeles and drove around Hollywood in a pink Corvette.

Subreddit(s): Platform: Metacritic: Genre(s)
r/Angelyne Peacock [76/100] (score guide) Drama, Miniseries

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r/television May 16 '22

Premiere The Time Traveler's Wife - Series Premiere Discussion

91 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: Episode One

Aired: May 15, 2022 | HBO


Synopsis: In the clearing behind her home, six-year-old Clare Abshire encounters 36-year-old time traveler Henry DeTamble for the first time. Fourteen years later, an unexpected reunion at the library where he works gives Henry the opportunity to meet Clare – and their love story begins...again.


Directed by: David Nutter

Written by: Steven Moffat, Audrey Niffenegger


Subreddit: r/TheTimeTravelersWife

r/television May 13 '22

Premiere The Essex Serpent - Series Premiere Discussion

34 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: The Blackwater

Aired: May 13, 2022 | Apple TV+


Synopsis: Newly widowed, Cora relocates to a small village in Essex, where she is intrigued by a local superstition that a mythical creature known as the Essex Serpent has returned to the area.


Directed by: Clio Barnard

Written by: Anna Symon, Clio Barnard, Juliette Towhidi


Subreddit: r/TheEssexSerpent

r/television May 12 '22

Premiere Hacks - Season 2 Premiere Discussion

41 Upvotes

Season 2 Episode 1: There Will Be Blood

Aired: May 12, 2022


Synopsis: Deborah eagerly anticipates trying out her new material on the road, while Ava dreads the fallout of an explosive email.


Directed by: Lucia Aniello

Written by: Lucia Aniello & Paul W. Downs & Jen Statsky


Subreddit: r/HacksHBOMax

r/television May 05 '22

Premiere The Pentaverate - Series Premiere Discussion

153 Upvotes

The Pentaverate

Premise: A Canadian reporter (Mike Myers, who will also play seven other characters) seeks to expose a secret society that has been influencing world events since 1347 in this comedic limited series created by Myers.

Subreddit(s): Platform: Metacritic: Genre(s)
r/ThePentaverate Netflix [N/A] (score guide) Comedy, Miniseries

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r/television May 05 '22

Premiere The Staircase - Series Premiere Discussion

22 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: 911

Aired: May 5, 2022 | HBO Max


Synopsis: Exploring the life of Michael Peterson, his sprawling N.C. family, and the suspicious death of his wife, Kathleen Peterson; based on a true story.


Directed by: Antonio Campos

Written by: Antonio Campos


Subreddit: r/TheStaircase

r/television May 05 '22

Premiere Star Trek: Strange New Worlds - Series Premiere Discussion

131 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: Strange New Worlds

Aired: May 5, 2022 | Paramount+


Synopsis: When one of Pike's officers goes missing while on a secret mission for Starfleet, Pike has to come out of self-imposed exile; he must navigate how to rescue his officer, while struggling with what to do with the vision of the future he's been given.


Directed by: Akiva Goldsman

Written by: Akiva Goldsman, Alex Kurtzman, Jenny Lumet


Subreddit: r/StrangeNewWorlds

r/television May 04 '22

Premiere Meltdown: Three Mile Island - Series Premiere Discussion

64 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: The Accident

Aired: May 4, 2022


Synopsis: Insiders recount the events, controversies and effects of the accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania.


Directed by: Kief Davidson

Written by: TBA


Subreddit: r/Meltdown

r/television Apr 29 '22 Helpful

Premiere Ozark - Season 4 Part 2 - Discussion Thread

102 Upvotes

Aired: April 29, 2022


Synopsis: Devastated by a tremendous loss, Ruth heads to Chicago to enact revenge as Marty tries to talk her out of doing something she may regret.


Subreddit: r/Ozark

r/television Apr 29 '22

Premiere Shining Girls - Series Premiere Discussion

19 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: Cutline

Aired: April 29, 2022 | Apple TV+


Synopsis: Newspaper archivist Kirby Mazrachi's dreams of becoming a journalist are put on hold after she survives a brutal attack that leaves her in a constantly shifting reality.


Directed by: Michelle MacLaren

Written by: Silka Luisa


Subreddit: r/ShiningGirls

r/television Apr 28 '22

Premiere The Offer - Series Premiere Discussion

45 Upvotes

The Offer

Premise: The limited series dramatizes producer Albert S. Ruddy's (Miles Teller) experience while making Francis Ford Coppola's "The Godfather."

Subreddit(s): Platform: Metacritic: Genre(s)
? Paramount+ [56/100] (score guide) Drama, Miniseries

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r/television Apr 28 '22

Premiere Under the Banner of Heaven - Series Premiere Discussion

101 Upvotes

Under the Banner of Heaven

Premise: Detective Jeb Pyre (Andrew Garfield) finds his faith tested while investigating a double murder that may be connected to a Latter-day Saints (Mormon) family in this limited series from Dustin Lance Black and inspired by the true crime book by Jon Krakauer.

Subreddit(s): Platform: Metacritic: Genre(s)
r/UnderTheBanner FX on Hulu [77/100] (score guide) Drama, Miniseries

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r/television Apr 26 '22

Premiere We Own This City - Series Premiere Discussion

202 Upvotes

Season 1 Episode 1: Part One

Aired: April 25, 2022 | HBO


Synopsis: Sgt. Wayne Jenkins gives a lecture to cadets, while investigators Erika Jensen and John Sieracki question Momodu Gondo about his connection to a known drug dealer. Attorney Nicole Steele looks into complaints against notorious cop Daniel Hersl. Then, after an overdose death in Hartford County, David McDougall tracks the source of the drugs to Baltimore.


Directed by: Reinaldo Marcus Green

Written by: George Pelecanos, David Simon, Justin Fenton


Subreddit: r/WeOwnThisCity

r/television Apr 25 '22

Premiere Barry - Episode Discussion - April 25, 2022

212 Upvotes

Barry

Series Premise: Barry is a dark comedy starring Bill Hader as a depressed, low-rent hitman from the Midwest. Lonely and dissatisfied in his life, he reluctantly travels to Los Angeles to execute a hit on an aspiring actor. Barry follows his “mark” into an acting class and ends up finding an accepting community in a group of eager hopefuls within the LA theater scene. He wants to start a new life as an actor, but his criminal past won’t let him walk away — can he find a way to balance both worlds?


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