New TV Shows Starting
August 2020

The Deceived

Starts 3rd Aug 8:00pm On Channel 5
A compelling, sinister narrative of lust, manipulation and betrayal, the series follows English student Ophelia, who falls in love with her married lecturer, seeing in him all the answers to her needs. When their affair results in a shocking and tragic death, Ophelia finds... Selected by 1165 Users

The Fugitive

Starts 3rd Aug 11:30pm On Quibi
Falsely accused of bombing a Los Angeles subway train by 'tweet-now, confirm-later' journalism, blue collar worker Mike Ferro must prove his innocence by uncovering the real perpetrator, before the legendary cop heading the investigation can apprehend... Selected by 4193 Users

Little Birds

Starts 4th Aug 8:00pm On Sky Atlantic
Set in Tangier in 1955, in the famous 'international zone' - one of the last outposts of colonial decadence, and a culture shock in more ways than one for troubled American debutante Lucy Savage. Lucy desires an unconventional life free from the societal cage she's been... Selected by 789 Users

Semi-Detached

Starts 6th Aug 11:59pm On BBC One
When his new girlfriend April goes into labour, Stuart quickly finds himself having to rely on his ex-wife Kate to get her to hospital. As Stuart thinks he's getting a handle on the situation, he is forced to deal with a sexually promiscuous father, a daughter with a... Selected by 536 Users

Star Trek: Lower Decks

Starts 6th Aug 11:59pm On CBS All Access
Ensigns Mariner, Boimler, Rutherford and Tendi are the support crew on one of Starfleet's least important ships, the U.S.S. Cerritos, in 2380. They have to keep up with their duties and their social lives, often while the ship is being rocked by a multitude of sci-fi... Selected by 4163 Users

Wizards: Tales of Arcadia

Starts 7th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
Hisirdoux Casperan - secretly the apprentice of Merlin for nine centuries - must recruit the Guardians of Arcadia to travel back in time to the 12th century's Camelot. During the journey, the heroes learn why the amulet was built, how Morgana became the Pale Lady, and what... Selected by 655 Users

Mapleworth Murders

Starts 10th Aug 11:30pm On Quibi
Abigail Mapleworth is a prim yet saucy murder-mystery writer who solves homicides with the help of her niece in their quaint small town of New... Selected by 820 Users

Mandy

Starts 13th Aug 9:30pm On BBC Two
Mandy is a woman with dreams. Big dreams. Most of all she dreams of breeding Doberman Pinchers. But there are hurdles to overcome before that dream can become a reality. In the series we'll see her go on a health kick, rent out her small back bedroom on Airbnb and attempt a... Selected by 431 Users

Selena Plus Chef

Starts 13th Aug 11:00pm On HBO Max NEW!
Selena Gomez stars in an unscripted cooking series filmed in her home during quarantine. Since social distancing at home, Selena has been spending more time in the kitchen than she ever imagined. But despite her many talents, it remains to be seen if cooking is one of them.... Selected by 125 Users

Ted Lasso

Starts 14th Aug 10:00pm On Apple TV+
Ted Lasso, a small-time college football coach from Kansas, is hired to coach a professional soccer team in England - despite having no experience coaching... Selected by 3413 Users

Teenage Bounty Hunters

Starts 14th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
After joining forces with a veteran bounty hunter, sixteen-year-old fraternal twin sisters Sterling and Blair dive into the world of bail skipping baddies, while still navigating the high stakes of teenage life, love and sex at an elite Southern high... Selected by 2422 Users

Lovecraft Country

Starts 16th Aug 9:00pm On HBO
Follows Atticus Black as he joins up with his friend Letitia and his Uncle George to embark on a road trip across 1950s Jim Crow America in search of his missing father. This begins a struggle to survive and overcome both the racist terrors of white America and the... Selected by 7036 Users

Biohackers

Starts 20th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
Mia goes to medical school to get close to a professor she suspects had a hand in her past family tragedy and gets tangled in the world of... Selected by 4384 Users

Hungry Ghosts

Starts 24th Aug 8:00pm On SBS
When a powerful amulet is broken on the eve of the Hungry Ghost Festival in Melbourne, a vengeful spirit is unleashed, bringing the dead with him. As they wreak havoc across the Vietnamese Australian community, reclaiming lost loves and repaying old grudges, a young woman... Selected by 1047 Users

Halifax: Retribution

Starts 25th Aug 8:30pm On Nine Network
It's almost twenty years since Doctor Jane Halifax worked with the police. Her life now is what many would describe as complete. Does she really want to change all that now? When Jane receives a threatening letter she dismisses it as the work of a crank. But when someone... Selected by 1106 Users

I Hate Suzie

Starts 27th Aug 9:00pm On Sky Atlantic
Suzie Pickles, a star on the wane, has her whole life upended when her phone is hacked and a photo of her emerges in an extremely compromising... Selected by 933 Users

Masaba Masaba

Starts 28th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
Real life mom-daughter duo Neena and Masaba Gupta play versions of themselves in this playful, fictional peek into their lives in fashion and... Selected by 224 Users

Returning TV Shows in August 2020

Big Brother (US)

Returns 5th Aug 8:00pm On CBS
"Big Brother" is a long-running reality show on CBS where a group of contestants known as houseguests enter a house in Los Angeles, without being able to leave, or have contact with the outside world, and be monitored by cameras 24/7 while they compete in challenges, form... Selected by 1852 Users

The Rain

Returns 6th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
Two Danish siblings emerge from the safety of their bunker six years after a brutal virus carried by the rain wipes out almost all humans in Scandinavia. After realising all remnants of civilisation are gone, they join a group of young survivors and together set out on a... Selected by 7007 Users

High Seas

Returns 7th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
A glamorous crime thriller which follows two sisters who discover disturbing family secrets after a string of mysterious deaths occur on a luxury ship traveling from Spain to Brazil in the... Selected by 1264 Users

Hard Knocks

Returns 11th Aug 10:00pm On HBO
Hard Knocks on HBO presents viewers with an inside look at NFL training camps. From the top coaches to the rookies trying to make the team, Hard Knocks will showcase what it takes to be in the... Selected by 1891 Users

Infinity Train

Returns 13th Aug 7:30pm On Cartoon Network
Trapped on a mysterious train full of puzzles and perils, a headstrong 12-year-old girl must use her wits to uncover the train's many secrets - and hopefully return home. Tulip's mind-bending journey will find her forging friendships with One-One, a robot with dueling... Selected by 627 Users

3%

Returns 14th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
The series follows the struggle of a group of characters trying to get selected as part of 3% approved to go to 'That side'. The plot takes place in a world where all people, upon reaching age 20 can enroll in a selective process where 3% are accepted to transfer to a... Selected by 8919 Users

Street Outlaws

Returns 16th Aug 8:00pm On Discovery
From a 1969 Chevy Nova to a race-ready farm truck, the vehicles - and their drivers - come in all shapes and sizes and have one thing in common: the need for speed. But according to the STREET OUTLAWS of Oklahoma City - home to one of the largest undercover street racing... Selected by 379 Users

Glitch Techs

Returns 17th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
A group of people is secretly dealing with glitches that cause video game characters to manifest as energy beings into the real world that operate based on the coding of their affected games and thus create havoc. To stop such Glitches, these Glitch Techs, working at a... Selected by 245 Users

A League of Their Own

Returns 20th Aug 9:00pm On Sky1
The show takes its cue from sporting obsession and sets two teams of comedians, celebrities and sports stars against each other in a test of their sporting knowledge. From record breaking feats to headline grabbing events, the show is stuffed with the kind of sensational... Selected by 703 Users

Lucifer

Returns 21st Aug 8:00pm On Netflix
The Devil has come to Los Angeles... Bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, Lucifer Morningstar has abandoned his throne and retired to L.A., where he owns Lux, an upscale nightclub. Charming, charismatic and devilishly handsome, Lucifer is enjoying his retirement... Selected by 38903 Users

Trinkets

Returns 25th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
Elodie, Moe, and Tabitha become friends after finding each other at a Shoplifters Anonymous meeting. The characters have different personalities and personas in school, keeping their friendship a secret: Elodie is an introvert; Moe favors punk style; while Tabitha comes... Selected by 1484 Users

Aggretsuko

Returns 27th Aug 11:59pm On Netflix
Frustrated with her thankless office job, Retsuko the Red Panda copes with her daily struggles by belting out death metal karaoke after... Selected by 543 Users
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