"What's new to stream in August 2018"
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What's new to stream in August 2018
Welcome to August.
Here's what's new to watch this month.
Matt Groening's new show Disenchantment starts streaming on Netflix beginning August 17.
It's a fantasy-based series that follows the adventures of a princess and an elf.
Netflix has a new original movie called Like Father starring Kristen Bell and Kelsey Grammer.
Grammer plays Bell's estranged father but they're stuck on a cruise together.
Like Father hits Netflix on August 3rd.
On the comedy front Netflix has a new special by Demetri Martin called The Overthinker beginning on August 10th.
The seventh season of Voltron: Legendary Defender arrives on Netflix on August 10th.
There's another new Netflix series called Insatiable.
It's the story of a girl named Patty, who ends up losing a lot of weight after having her jaw wired shut.
It looks like a dark comedy.
Insatiable starts streaming August 10th.
For the month of August, Netflix has 9 new films and 39 originals.
Over at HBO Now, Succession wraps up its first season on August 5th.
The fourth season premiere of Ballers, starring Dwayne Johnson, Arrives on August 12.
That's also the same day.
The third season of Insecure pops up on HBO NOW.
The miniseries, Sharp Objects, sees its end on August 26 on HBO.
Switching gears to Showtime.
The season finale of The Affair will run on Showtime streaming service on August 19.
Showtime is also where you can catch new episodes of Who is America with Sacha Baron Cohen on Sundays.
You might have heard about it in the press because it ticked off lots of politicians.
There's a new special hit on Showtime on August 10th called Henry Rollins: Keep Talking.
It's just Rollins telling stories He's an interesting guy.
One more thing, Amazon Prime has season one of Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan at the very end of the month, August 31st.
The series stars John Krasinski as Jack Ryan.
For more information, check out CNET.com/netpicks.
I'm Iyaz Akhtar, and I'll see you online.