To watch: June 4-10
Wondering what to watch? Here’s the scoop on what you’ll want to watch as you head into this weekend and into next week, on network and cable TV, streaming and on-demand. Whatever your platform — HBO, Showtime, Acorn, Disney Plus, Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu — we’ve got you covered. What to watch. Plus, check out what’s new on Blu-ray and DVD, and the hot new movies releasing this week. Let’s go watch!
All Eastern hours.
FRIDAY June 4
The new limited-edition psycho-thriller is based on a Stephen king novel about a woman (Julien moore) troubled by disturbing memories of her late novelist husband (Clive owen). And King says the 2006 work he’s adapted from is the favorite thing he ever wrote – no little praise from the guy who wrote. Carrie, Lot of Salem, He, The brilliant and Misery (Apple TV +).
Luc Wilson hosts new episodes of this reality TV series highlighting the people who called 911 across the country and the dramatic moments before help arrived in various difficult situations (8 p.m., ABC).
SATURDAY June 5
Annabeth gish stars in this drama (based on a true story) about a wealthy Connecticut mother-of-five who mysteriously disappeared in 2019, leaving a trail of tangled clues including a disintegrated marriage, custody dispute and a prime suspect husband who claimed that she had staged her own disappearance, as in the movie Missing girl (8 p.m., for life).
Meerkat Mansion: The Rise of the Dynasty
Enter the fascinating world of three meerkat families and their dramatic survival history as they are forced to compete for food and resources in one of the most challenging landscapes on the planet: the Kalahari Desert in Africa from South. Told by Bill Nighy (8 p.m., BBC America).
SUNDAY June 6
Beyond the pole
COVID changed everything, including the way strippers did business. The second season of these docuseries, a look at strip club workers at Atlanta’s hottest clubs, highlights the unique challenges of dancers transitioning to new lives and lifestyles, paying their dues. bills and sometimes browsing the network of lies they had to do to keep their secrets from the world (WE tv).
New six-episode limited-edition adaptation of the author Anais NinThe infamous star adaptation of erotic news Juno Temple (of Ted lasso) into a 1950s New York heiress who falls into a scorching rabbit hole of tantalizing adventures in exotic Tangier (9 p.m., Starz).
MONDAY June 7
After appearing in monument 25e season of The single person, Katie thurston is now entering the limelight as a new Bachelorette. Will the 30-year-old fan favorite find the man who can help her write her own love story? (8 p.m., ABC)
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Follow the money in other stories of the dark side of the American dream, where the lure of easy riches seduces, power corrupts, scams leave victims’ lives in ruins, and criminals will stop at nothing to separate people from their belongings. Tonight meet the Flores twins, the Chicago-born drug traffickers who won the trust of the billionaire cartel baron notorious “El Chapo” and then helped the Feds put him in prison for life (10 p.m., CNBC).
TUESDAY June 8
The amusement park
Sounds like fun, doesn’t it? But this is not a ride. This is a recently restored “lost” gem from the horror maestro George A. Romero, made over 45 years ago, between his classics Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the Dead. An Allegory on Aging, commissioned by the Lutheran Society, it’s terrifying in a whole different way (Streaming on Shudder).
Host Todd falls is helping Chili John’s, an iconic Los Angeles restaurant that opened in 1946 and has become a favorite of patrons as well as Hollywood filmmakers who used it as a movie set, recover from the devastating aftermath of the shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic (8 pm, Kitchen Channel).
WEDNESDAY June 9
CMT 2021 Award
The only country music honors voted by fans, hosted by Kelsea Ballerina and Kane Brown, will celebrate the year’s best artists, songs, albums and collaborations during an hour and a half of live performances in and around Nashville (8 p.m., CMT).
Related: Everything You Need To Know About The CMT Awards Including Nominees, Hosts & Performers
The God of Mischief gets his own spin-off featuring Tom hiddleston reprising the role of Loki coming out of the shadow of his brother Thor in this new series which takes place right after the events of Avengers: Endgame. With Owen Wilson, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Sophie Di Martino and Richard E. Grant (Disney +).
THURSDAY June 10
A special four-night pop-cultural event brings together the stars of classic TV shows to remember, share secrets and scoops, and reflect on how TV times have changed, starting with All my kids (June 10, this evening), followed in successive weeks by Queer Eye for the Straight Guy (June 17), A different world (June 24) and Scrubs (July 1, all 9 p.m., E!).
Former pro basketball player Dwayne wade hosts this new American take on the hit British game show, in which contestants must solve physical and mental challenges while confined to an intimidating glass box – with an attitude and ‘spirit’ all their own (9 p.m., TBS).
NEW ON DVD
Catch up on all the antics and adventures of the Tanner, Fuller and Gibbler clan in Fuller House: The Complete Series (Warner Bros. Home Entertainment). The 10 DVD set includes all five seasons of the hit Netflix series, a continuation of the 1987-1995 ABC sitcom, starring Candace Cameron Bure as DJ Tanner-Fuller, now a widowed mother working as a veterinarian.
AT THE MOVIE THEATER
In Samaritan, featuring Sylvester stallone, a young boy (Javon walton) is surprised to discover that a mythical superhero who would have perished in an epic battle decades ago could still be around.
Mckenna grace, Julien moore, Jake gyllenhaal, Isabelle Merced and Marsai Martin providing vocals for the animated family movie Untamed spirit, about a young girl whose life is forever changed when she befriends a wild mustang.
Ready to be really scared? In The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren (Patrick wilson and Vera Farmiga) are back in the ghost hunting business investigating a murder that may have been linked to demonic possession.
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