What to stream this weekend: ‘Peaky Blinders’ S6, Tony Awards
zaib055June 10, 2022
Cillian Murphy stars in “Peaky Blinders,” which will premiere its sixth and final season on Friday. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | Photo license
June 10 (UPI) — The sixth and final season of the British crime drama Peaky Blinders will air on Netflix, and the 75th Annual Tony Awards ceremony will air on CBS and stream on Paramount+ this weekend.
Among other highlights, Netflix will air Dirty Daddy: The Bob Saget Tribute, to honor the late comedian, AMC will air contemporary western Dark Winds from Game Of Thrones creator George RR Martin and Apple TV will air the third season of the space drama For All Mankind.
Here’s a rundown of some of the TV shows that will be released this weekend.
‘For All Mankind’– Apple TV
The drama, which depicts an alternate history of the space race where Russia beat the United States to the moon, will pick up its third season Friday, with astronauts from the United States, Russia and private entrepreneurs attempting to be the first to Mars.
‘Peaky Blinders’ Season 6–Netflix
The British crime drama with Cillian Murphy, starring as Tommy Shelby, premieres its sixth and final season Friday. Helen McCrory, who played Aunt Polly, Shelby family matriarch, and also known as a Harry Potter icon, died from breast cancer in April 2021. “Her presence and her character’s presence are very much still felt in the series, and it is very much part of Tommy’s journey in the season,” Murphy told Variety.
The LGBTQ+ vampire series, center around two high school students, Juliette (Sarah Catherine Hook), a vampire, and Calliope (Imani Lewis), a monster hunter, who were both trying to make their first kill, but end up falling for each other, will premiere on Friday.
The comic showcase features stand-up comedian and actress Schumer (I Feel Pretty), joke about her experiences with family life and parenting. Ron Funches, and Jaye McBride, among others, will also appear in the show, which will air on Saturday.
‘Evil,’ Season 3–Paramount+
The third season of the psychological thriller series, starring Katja Herbers as skeptical psychologist Dr. Kristen Bouchard and Mike Colter as priest-in-training David Acosta, who team up to examine the “origins of evil,” will premiere on Sunday.
The new contemporary western and psychological thriller series, set in the 1970s American Southwest, fromGame Of Thrones creator George RR Martin will premiere Friday. It stars Longmire and Westworld alum Zahn McClarnon.
Tony Awards–CBS, Paramount+
The awards ceremony, hosted by Ariana DeBose, will air from Radio City Music Hall in New York City at 8 pm on CBS on Sunday. Paramount + will stream exclusive content starting at 7 pm EDT for a pre-show, which Emmy Award winners Darren Criss and Julianne Hough will co-host.