February exhausts its last days and says goodbye with the premiere of ‘The Consultant’, a highly anticipated series starring Christoph Waltz that lands on Amazon Prime Video. The month ends with the arrival of a new platform in Spain, SkyShowtime, and along with it a whole range of premieres, including the spin-off of ‘Star Trek’, ‘Star Trek: Strange New Worlds’, the series of science fiction ‘Halo’ and the drama ‘Yellowstone’ along with its two prequels: ‘1883’ and ‘1923’.
The writer Anne Rice has created a whole universe from ‘The Vampire Chronicles’ that has millions of fans around the world. From this universe, the series ‘The Mayfair Witches’ comes to AMC +, starring actress Alexandra Daddario, known for her role in the first season of the series ‘The White Lotus’.
Throughout eight episodes, the fiction centers on Rowan Mayfair, a young and intuitive neurosurgeon who discovers that she is the heir to a family of witches. As she deals with her newfound powers, she must contend with a sinister presence that has haunted her family for generations.
SundanceTV premieres this week this Norwegian series that explores the conflicts of today’s society. Elin is 40 years old and must surrender to the idea of being a mother, since her relationship with Bjorn would not survive any more IVF. Running her own assisted reproductive clinic and working each day surrounded by hope prevents her from completely giving up on the idea of conceiving a baby. But how far can Elin go to become a mother? Her obsession will lead her to seek medical treatment in secret, cross the boundaries of ethics and play God, despite the fact that this puts her business, her marriage and even her relationship with her stepdaughter at risk. of her Stella.
Netflix is serving the third season of the teen treasure-hunting series this Thursday. The new chapters will be a wild ride for the characters. After escaping from Ward Cameron in the season two finale, the Pogues find themselves stranded on a deserted island. Drama, chaos and mischief ensue, but how much danger will the group be in this time?
The series stars Chase Stokes, Madelyn Cline, Madison Bailey, Jonathan Daviss, Rudy Pankow, Austin North, Drew Starkey, and Charles Esten. Also, Elizabeth Mitchell, Caroline Arapoglou, Carlacia Grant, Cullen Moss, Julia Antonelli, Nicholas Cirillo, and Deion Smith.
One of the most anticipated series this week is ‘The Consultant’. An eight-episode series that premieres Friday and stars actor Christoph Waltz, known for his roles in Tarantino films like “Inglourious Basterds” and “Django Unchained.” The fiction is based on the homonymous novel by the writer Bentley Little.
Through comedy, drama and thriller, he is drawn into a sinister and complicated relationship between boss and employee.
Turkish series are synonymous with success today. Netflix is betting this week on one of them with the premiere of ‘Who are we running from, mom?’. Throughout seven episodes, the series follows the story of a mother and her daughter, Bambi, as they run away, hiding a very mysterious past from her mother. They will travel and sleep in luxury hotels, although soon everything changes.
The thriller series is based on Perihan Mağden’s novel of the same name.
The first original series in French and English on Apple TV+, ‘Liaison’, sees the light of day this week. This contemporary thriller explores how the mistakes of our past have the potential to destroy our future, combining action with an unpredictable plot where espionage and political intrigue clash with a story of passion and enduring love.
The fiction stars two film and television stars, César Award winner Vincent Cassel (‘Black Swan’) and BAFTA Award winner Eva Green.
AXN has acquired the series ‘Alert, Missing Persons Unit’, which has been released since February 27. Nikki Batista is a police officer determined to work in the Missing Persons Unit since the day her own son disappeared. Six years later, her life is turned upside down when her ex-husband, Jason Grant, shows up with what appears to be her son’s proof of life. Both will join forces to try to find out her true whereabouts while they work to recover other missing persons.
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The SkyShowtime service arrives in Spain on February 28 ready to elbow its way through its competitors. For this, a whole range of premieres that seek to seduce the public is used. Among them is ‘Yellowstone’, with a luxury cast made up of Kevin Costner, Helen Mirren, Harrison Ford and Sam Elliot. Its two prequels also land on the platform: ‘1883’ and ‘1923’.
Set in Montana and Utah, it chronicles the life of the Dutton family led by John Dutton (Kevin Costner), who controls the largest cattle ranch in the United States. Amid shifting alliances, unsolved murders, open wounds, and hard-earned respect, the ranch is in constant conflict with its borders: a growing town, an Indian reservation, and the country’s first national park.
SkyShowtime also premieres ‘1883’, the story about the origins of ‘Yellowstone’. It tells of the Dutton family’s journey from the west, across the great plains, to the last bastion of wild America. This is a stark narrative of westward expansion, and an in-depth study of a family fleeing poverty in search of a better future in America’s promised land: Montana. Starring Sam Elliott, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill.
And along with the previous ones, the ‘1923’ series completes the trilogy, the next installment in the story about the origins of ‘Yellowstone’, which has broken records. Introducing a new generation of the Dutton family, it will explore the turn of the 20th century as pandemics, a historic drought, the end of Prohibition, and the Great Depression plague the mountainous West, which the Duttons call home.
SkyShowtime is also committed to science fiction with ‘Halo’, based on the successful video game. This action-packed television series brings the ‘Halo’ universe to life. The story travels to the year 2552, when humans on the planet Madrigal are fighting for independence from Earth, but a deadly confrontation with the Alien Alliance complicates matters. Master Chief John-117 (a cybernetically enhanced super-soldier) and his Spartans join the fight
The new spin-off of ‘Star Trek’ entitled ‘Star Trek: Strange New Worlds’ is also eagerly awaited. Chronologically before the original series and at the same time a sequel to ‘Discovery’, which ends in which Captain Christopher Pike was in command of the USS Enterprise.
The series follows Captain Pike, Officer Spock, and Number One before Captain Kirk’s arrival on the USS Enterprise. And it goes back to the origins of episodic science fiction stories.
Sylvester Stallone stars in this series about New York mob boss Dwight ‘The General’ Manfredi, a mobster who has just been released from jail after 25 years and is sent by his boss to Tulsa, Oklahoma. Sylvester Stallone surprises in this series created by Oscar nominee Taylor Sheridan, also creator of ‘Yellowstone’.
The new platform also premieres the new version of the famous 80’s film. The series features Jon Bernthal in the role of Julian Kaye, a man who has served an unjust sentence of 15 years in prison. Rosie O’Donnell plays Detective Sunday, who will search for the truth about the murder that sent Julian to prison.
Disney+ will premiere this Wednesday, March 1, the third season of ‘The Mandalorian’. The ‘Star Wars’ universe series follows in the footsteps of a lone Mandalorian (Pedro Pascal) after the fall of the Empire, in the far reaches of the galaxy, and his journey away from any authority.
‘Hotel Valkirias’ is a Portuguese western that focuses on the lives of three women with great personal and economic problems who come across by chance when they meet Eligio, a client who is transporting valuable merchandise. This is how Lucía, a mother running away from her ex-husband, Eva, a declining actress, and Carolina, the bankrupt motel owner, come together in a plan that consists of finding Eligio’s mysterious loot.
‘The Offer’ is based on the unprecedented experiences of Oscar-winning producer Albert S. Ruddy making the film ‘The Godfather’. It premieres February 28 on SkyShowtime.
‘The Fear Index’
Based on the best-selling novel by Robert Harris, ‘The Fear Index’ is a psychological thriller series starring Josh Hartnett. It premieres February 28 on SkyShowtime.
Comedy that follows a group of dedicated teachers, with a deaf principal, in their day-to-day life as they try to get by in Philadelphia’s public education system. Coming to Disney+ on March 1.