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Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta – Seasons 1–3 – AMC+ (1 April)

Are you ready to dive into the drama-filled world of hip hop royalty? Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta takes you on a wild ride through the highs and lows of being born into the music industry's elite. Set in the heart of Atlanta, this series showcases the struggles and triumphs of the city's next generation of hip hop stars. From tight bonds to bitter rivalries, these young artists fight tooth and nail for their shot at stardom.

Living in the shadow of their legendary parents, these up-and-coming stars navigate a world where talent isn't always enough. Get ready for a rollercoaster of emotions as friendships are tested, alliances are formed, and dreams are shattered. Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta is a must-watch for any music lover looking for a glimpse behind the scenes of the hip hop industry.

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Mayflies – Acorn & AMC+ (1 April)

What would you do for a friend in need? Mayflies explores the depths of friendship and loyalty in a powerful miniseries based on Andrew O'Hagan's novel. Follow the story of Jimmy Collins and Tully Dawson, two friends who have shared a bond since their teenage years in a small Scottish town.

When Tully makes a heartbreaking request for assisted suicide, Jimmy is faced with an impossible decision. As he grapples with his friend's plea, the two men reflect on their shared memories and the paths their lives have taken. With stellar performances by Martin Compston and Tony Curran, Mayflies is a poignant tale of love, loss, and the enduring power of friendship.

Alex Rider – Season 3 – AMC+ (5 April)

Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping adventure with Alex Rider! Based on Anthony Horowitz's bestselling teen spy novels, this series follows the thrilling escapades of British teenager Alex Rider as he navigates the dangerous world of espionage. With heart-stopping action sequences and plot twists at every turn, Alex Rider is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat.

Starring Otto Farrant, Stephen Dillane, and Vicky McClure, this high-octane series is perfect for fans of mystery, suspense, and heart-pounding excitement. Join Alex as he uncovers dark secrets, foils evil plots, and proves that even the most ordinary teenager can become a hero.

Hinterland – Acorn TV & AMC+ (18 March)

Enter the dark and twisted world of Hinterland, where detectives Tom Mathias and Mared Rhys unravel the mysteries lurking in the Welsh seaside town of Aberystwyth. In a community steeped in folklore and secrets, the detectives must navigate through a web of lies and deception to solve heinous crimes.

With stellar performances by Richard Harrington and Mali Harries, Hinterland is a gripping crime drama that will keep you guessing until the very end. Explore the depths of human nature as the detectives confront their own demons while hunting down killers in a town shrouded in darkness.

Malum – Shudder & AMC+ (18 March)

Prepare yourself for a chilling thriller with Malum. Follow a rookie police officer as she delves into the sinister connection between her father's death and a mysterious cult. With a gripping storyline and spine-tingling suspense, Malum will have you on the edge of your seat from start to finish.

Starring Jessica Sula, Monroe Cline, and Natalie Victoria, this haunting film explores the depths of evil and the resilience of the human spirit. Dive into a world where nothing is as it seems, and danger lurks around every corner. Malum is a must-watch for fans of psychological thrillers and heart-stopping suspense.

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Step into the world of true crime with Smugshot, the latest installment in the True Crime Story franchise. This gripping documentary series delves into the minds of criminals who are so full of themselves that they believe they are above the law. Explore shocking cases, twisted motives, and jaw-dropping revelations that will leave you speechless.

Join renowned antiques dealer Jean White as she solves a series of murders in the picturesque French village of Sainte Victoire. With an all-star cast including Sally Lindsay, Sue Vincent, and Steve Edge, The Madame Blanc Mysteries is a thrilling whodunit that will keep you guessing until the very end.

Go behind the scenes of Hollywood with Off Script! Hosted by actress and comedian Yvonne Orji, this series takes you inside the entertainment industry like never before. Get up close and personal with your favorite actors, directors, songwriters, and producers as they share their insights, struggles, and triumphs in show business.

Hamza Ilyas

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