August 2022 TV and Streaming Calendar

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1. Industry (2020– )

TV-MA | 50 min | Drama

Young bankers and traders make their way in the financial world in the aftermath of the 2008 collapse.

Stars: Myha'la Herrold, Marisa Abela, Harry Lawtey, Ken Leung

Votes: 9,149

Monday, August 1, on HBO

2. Snake in the Grass (2022– )


It follows four strangers who are dropped into the wild. To win $100,000, they must figure out who is the saboteur who is secretly undermining them every step of the way.

Stars: Bobby Bones, Jeff Zausch, Malcolm Freberg, Yul Kwon

Votes: 99

Monday, August 1, on USA

3. Celebrity Beef (2022– )

Comedy, Reality-TV

Follows two celebrities as they go head-to-head-in a cook-off and squash their beef with knives in hand, spices on the rack and ready to prepare the best dish.

Stars: Joel McHale, Rachael Harris, Cheryl Hines, Todd Bridges

Votes: 30

Tuesday, August 2, on E!

4. Trainwreck: Woodstock '99 (2022)

TV-MA | 142 min | Documentary, History, Music

Woodstock 1969 promised peace and music, but its '99 revival delivered days of rage, riots and real harm. Why did it go so horribly wrong?

Stars: Ananda Lewis, Heather, Colin Speir, John Scher

Votes: 14,974

Wednesday, August 3, on Netflix

5. Reservation Dogs (2021– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Crime

Comedy series about four Native American teenagers growing up on a reservation in eastern Oklahoma.

Stars: Devery Jacobs, D'Pharaoh Woon-A-Tai, Lane Factor, Paulina Alexis

Votes: 14,821

Wednesday, August 3, on Hulu

6. Alone: The Skills Challenge (2022– )


Three former "Alone" contestants compete in building challenges, devised by another former contestant, to develop a wilderness retreat.

Stars: Callie North, Britt Ahart, Amós Rodriguez, Clay Hayes

Votes: 14

Thursday, August 4, on History

7. BattleBots: Champions (2022– )

Each week 8 bots face off to win the right to face a Champion. If the winner beats the Champion, they join a field of Champions for the ultimate test in the final episode - a winner-takes-all contest for a brand new BattleBots trophy.

Stars: Chris Rose, Kenny Florian, Faruq Tauheed, Peter Abrahamson

Votes: 24

Thursday, August 4, on Discovery

8. Good Grief (2021– )


Two sisters inherit a funeral home - and its eccentric employees - from their koro. While Ellie is keen to uphold her grandfather's legacy, Gwen can't wait to go DJ in Bali. Can they figure out their lives while staring death in the face?

Stars: Eve Palmer, Grace Palmer, Vinnie Bennett, Josh Thomson

Votes: 276

Thursday, August 4, on Sundance Now

9. Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe (2022)

TV-14 | 87 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

70 Metascore

After a "creative" judge sentences them to space camp, a black hole sends our adolescent heroes 24 years into the modern future where the duo misuse iPhones, embark on a quest to score, and become targets of the Deep State.

Directors: Albert Calleros, John Rice | Stars: Mike Judge, Gary Cole, Nat Faxon, Chi McBride

Votes: 10,155

Thursday, August 4, on Paramount Plus

10. Sweet Life: Los Angeles (2021– )


An honest and unique look into what it means to be young, black, and in constant pursuit of one's dreams in the heart of South Los Angeles.

Stars: Jerrold Smith II, Briana Jones, Tylynn Burns, Cheryl Des Vignes

Votes: 240

Thursday, August 4, on HBO Max

11. Wedding Season (2022)

TV-PG | 98 min | Comedy, Romance

57 Metascore

Pressured by their parents to find spouses, Asha and Ravi pretend to date during a summer of weddings, only to find themselves falling for each other.

Director: Tom Dey | Stars: Pallavi Sharda, Suraj Sharma, Arianna Afsar, Sean Kleier

Votes: 7,307

Thursday, August 4, on Netflix

12. Darlings (I) (2022)

TV-14 | 133 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

It follows the lives of two women as they find courage and love in exceptional circumstances.

Director: Jasmeet K Reen | Stars: Alia Bhatt, Shefali Shah, Vijay Varma, Roshan Mathew

Votes: 16,748

Friday, August 5, on Netflix

13. Family or Fiancé (2019– )


"Family or Fiancé" follows the dynamics between eight engaged couples who bring their disapproving families together under one roof. The families only spend three days with each other, and ... See full summary »

Stars: Tracy McMillan, LaZaundra Burris, Allycin Powell-Hicks, Keron Cutkelvin

Votes: 43

Friday, August 5, on OWN

14. Luck (I) (2022)

G | 105 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

48 Metascore

The curtain is pulled back on the millennia-old battle between the organizations of good luck and bad luck that secretly affects everyday lives.

Director: Peggy Holmes | Stars: Eva Noblezada, Simon Pegg, Jane Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg

Votes: 15,553

Friday, August 5, on Apple TV Plus

15. The Outlaws (2021– )

TV-MA | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Seven strangers from different walks of life forced together to complete a community payback sentence in Bristol.

Stars: Rhianne Barreto, Darren Boyd, Gamba Cole, Charles Babalola

Votes: 11,408

Friday, August 5, on Amazon Prime Video

16. Prey (I) (2022)

R | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

71 Metascore

Naru, a skilled warrior of the Comanche Nation, fights to protect her tribe against one of the first highly-evolved Predators to land on Earth.

Director: Dan Trachtenberg | Stars: Amber Midthunder, Dakota Beavers, Dane DiLiegro, Stormee Kipp

Votes: 166,721

Friday, August 5, on Hulu

17. Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie (2022)

TV-Y7 | 82 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

61 Metascore

When a mysterious stranger arrives from the future with a dire warning, Leo is forced to rise and lead his brothers, Raph, Donnie, and Mikey in a fight to save the world from a terrifying alien species.

Directors: Andy Suriano, Ant Ward | Stars: Kat Graham, Haley Joel Osment, Rhys Darby, Ben Schwartz

Votes: 4,051

Friday, August 5, on Netflix

18. The Sandman (2022– )

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

Upon escaping after decades of imprisonment by a mortal wizard, Dream, the personification of dreams, sets about to reclaim his lost equipment.

Stars: Tom Sturridge, Boyd Holbrook, Patton Oswalt, Vivienne Acheampong

Votes: 123,051

Friday, August 5, on Netflix

19. They/Them (2022)

TV-MA | 104 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

46 Metascore

A group of teenagers at an LGBTQ+ conversion camp endures unsettling psychological techniques while being stalked by a mysterious masked killer.

Director: John Logan | Stars: Kevin Bacon, Theo Germaine, Anna Chlumsky, Carrie Preston

Votes: 7,773

Friday, August 5, on Peacock

20. Africa's wild year (2021)

195 min | Documentary

A four-part series set over the course of a single year in Africa. Each episode focuses on one of the seasons; revealing the vastly different conditions they bring.

Stars: Katja Abt, Puleng Stewart

Votes: 21

Saturday, August 6, on BBC America

21. Richard Hammond's Crazy Contraptions (2022– )

60 min | Game-Show

Engineering enthusiasts battle to create the most ingenious contraption using everyday objects. Teams are challenged to fabricate and demonstrate a new chain reaction machine before being judged on their ingenuity, design, and workmanship.

Stars: Richard Hammond, Zach Umperovitch, Shini Somara, Nick Young

Votes: 69

Sunday, August 7, on discovery Plus

22. My Life as a Rolling Stone (2022– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

Follows Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts. Take a look on some unseen footage and exclusive stories from the members of the band Rolling Stones.

Stars: Ronnie Wood, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Mick Jagger

Votes: 229

Sunday, August 7, on EPIX

23. Darby and Joan (2022– )

44 min | Drama, Mystery

Two lone strangers trekking on the road - a retired Australian policeman with a dog as his only company and widowed English nurse - meet each other and embark on an epic odyssey in the outback of northern Australia.

Stars: Bryan Brown, Greta Scacchi, Nudge, Kobe

Votes: 576

Monday, August 8, on Acorn TV

24. Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (2012– )

TV-14 | 41 min | Reality-TV

Follows the lives of some elite women and men in Atlanta involved in the entertainment industry. It covers the drama that goes on with their friends, children, families and coworkers.

Stars: Karlie Redd, Rasheeda, Mimi Faust, Stevie J

Votes: 837

Monday, August 8, on VH1

25. Love & Hip Hop: Miami (2018– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Reality-TV

As bold, edgy, gorgeous, and diverse as the city it's set in, meet the movers and shakers turning up the heat and making the 305 the place to be.

Stars: Trina, Amara La Negra, Shay Johnson, Trick Daddy

Votes: 205

Monday, August 8, on VH1

26. sMothered (2019– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Reality-TV

If you thought you knew what the phrase Like Mother, Like Daughter meant, just wait until sMothered makes its premieres. A fresh twist on family programming, sMothered, follows four ... See full summary »

Stars: Sunhe Dapron, Angelica Michaux, Lauren Reese, Lisa Kimball

Votes: 184

Monday, August 8, on TLC

27. Black Ink Crew: Chicago (2015– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Reality-TV

Black Ink Crew: Chicago follows a passionate and ambitious group of tattoo artists and friends through the unforgiving streets of Chicago as they band together to create new identities for themselves, their families, and their business.

Stars: Donald Brumfield Jr., Danielle Jamison, Ryan Henry, Phor

Votes: 189

Tuesday, August 9, on VH1

28. Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Detroit Lions (2022– )

Chronicles head coach Dan Campbell entering his second season leading the team and an intriguing mix of young emerging stars, veterans, free agent additions and highly regarded rookie hopefuls throughout training camp and the preseason.

Stars: Liev Schreiber, Aidan Hutchinson, Dan Campbell, Kelvin Sheppard

Votes: 222

Tuesday, August 9, on HBO

29. I Just Killed My Dad (2022)

TV-MA | 125 min | Documentary, Crime

Anthony Templet shot his father and never denied it. But why he did it is a complex question with profound implications. Explore Anthony's psyche prior to the events of June 3, 2019 and the journey of his mental and emotional aftermath.

Stars: Jarrett Ambeau, Dana Cummings, Teresa Thompson, Susan Templet

Votes: 4,405

Tuesday, August 9, on Netflix

30. My Big Fat Fabulous Life (2015– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Reality-TV

Whitney is a 30 year old struggling with weight and living at home with her parents. However, she doesn't let her weight stop her from dancing.

Stars: Whitney Way Thore, Buddy Bell, Chase Severino, Ryan Andreas

Votes: 979

Tuesday, August 9, on TLC

31. Password (2022– )

TV-PG | Game-Show

In each game, two teams, composed of a celebrity player and a contestant, attempt to convey mystery words to each other using only single-word clues in order to win a cash prize.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, Keke Palmer, Martin Short, J.B. Smoove

Votes: 304

Tuesday, August 9, on NBC

32. Indian Matchmaking (2020– )

TV-14 | 40 min | Documentary, Reality-TV, Romance

Matchmaker Sima Taparia guides clients in the U.S. and India in the arranged marriage process, offering an inside look at the custom in a modern era.

Stars: Sima Taparia, Viral Joshi, Aparna Shewakramani, Akshay Jakhete

Votes: 3,720

Wednesday, August 10, on Netflix

33. Instant Dream Home (2022– )

TV-G | 45 min | Reality-TV

A team of rapid-fire renovators takes big risks and makes painstaking plans to transform families' homes from top to bottom in just 12 hours.

Stars: Danielle Brooks, Paige Mobley, Adair Curtis, Erik Curtis

Votes: 697

Wednesday, August 10, on Netflix

34. Locke & Key (2020–2022)

TV-14 | 48 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

After their father is murdered under mysterious circumstances, the three Locke siblings and their mother move into their ancestral home, Keyhouse, which they discover is full of magical keys that may be connected to their father's death.

Stars: Darby Stanchfield, Connor Jessup, Emilia Jones, Jackson Robert Scott

Votes: 85,402

Wednesday, August 10, on Netflix

35. Alone: Frozen (2022– )

TV-PG | Reality-TV

In an attempt to last fifty days in the harsh North Atlantic winter Alone: Frozen will see six survivors fall in Labrador, Canada.

Stars: Woniya Thibeault, Callie Russell, Greg Ovens, Michelle Finn

Votes: 101

Thursday, August 11, on History

36. The Ms. Pat Show (2021– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

A woman from Atlanta finds herself in conservative middle America where she lives her life as a reluctant suburban mom.

Stars: Patricia Williams, J. Bernard Calloway, Tami Roman, Briyana Guadalupe

Votes: 756

Thursday, August 11, on BET Plus

37. A League of Their Own (2022– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Comedy series about the WWII All-American professional women's baseball league.

Stars: Abbi Jacobson, Chanté Adams, D'Arcy Carden, Gbemisola Ikumelo

Votes: 19,938

Friday, August 12, on Amazon Prime Video

38. Children of the Underground (2022)

TV-MA | 48 min | Documentary

The series follows Faye Yager, who built a vast underground network that hid hundreds of mothers and children, saving them from the alleged abuse of husbands and fathers when a broken court system would not.

Stars: Sally Jessy Raphael, Gloria Steinem

Votes: 129

Friday, August 12, on FX

39. Cosmic Love (2022– )

60 min | Reality-TV

A mystical guide, the Astro Chamber, leads four individuals as they attempt to find their perfect spouse via astrological matchmaking. They mingle, match, date, eliminate, and eventually make the biggest decision of their lives.

Stars: Cree Summer, Phoebe Davis, Yana Orlova, Maria Rodriguez

Votes: 169

Friday, August 12, on Amazon Prime Video

40. Day Shift (2022)

R | 113 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

51 Metascore

A hard-working, blue-collar dad just wants to provide a good life for his quick-witted 10-year-old daughter. His mundane San Fernando Valley pool cleaning job is a front for his real source of income: hunting and killing vampires.

Director: J.J. Perry | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Dave Franco, Natasha Liu Bordizzo, Meagan Good

Votes: 66,044

Friday, August 12, on Netflix

41. Five Days at Memorial (2022)

TV-MA | 376 min | Biography, Drama

Doctors and nurses at the intensive care unit of a New Orleans hospital struggle with treating patients during Hurricane Katrina when the facility is without power for 5 days.

Stars: Vera Farmiga, Cherry Jones, Cornelius Smith Jr., Robert Pine

Votes: 7,272

Friday, August 12, on Apple TV Plus

42. This Fool (2022– )

TV-MA | 24 min | Comedy

Julio Lopez, a punk-ass bitch with a heart of gold who goes out of his way to help everyone but himself.

Stars: Chris Estrada, Laura Patalano, Michelle Ortiz, Frankie Quinones

Votes: 1,988

Friday, August 12, on Hulu

43. Never Have I Ever (2020–2023)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

The complicated life of a modern-day first generation Indian American teenage girl, inspired by Mindy Kaling's own childhood.

Stars: Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, Poorna Jagannathan, Darren Barnet, John McEnroe

Votes: 56,982

Friday, August 12, on Netflix

44. RuPaul's Secret Celebrity Drag Race (2020– )

TV-14 | 63 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

Three celebrities compete every episode and undergo complete drag transformations. In the end, one celebrity is crowned America's Next Celeb Drag Superstar and wins prize money for their charity of choice.

Stars: RuPaul, Michelle Visage, Carson Kressley, Monét X Change

Votes: 1,696

Friday, August 12, on VH1

45. Secret Headquarters (2022)

PG | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy