The Best and Most Sensational Series to Watch This Month

Spin-offs, a reboot and a sensational biography for your viewing pleasure…


Stars John Cena, Steve Agee, Danielle Brooks
A spin-off from the 2021 version of “The Suicide Squad,” “Peacemaker” sees John Cena reprising his role as the titular character. Created by James Gunn, who is also the director of the movie, the series is the first DC Extended Universe (DCEU) television series. Streaming on HBO Max and set after the events of “The Suicide Squad,” the show explores the origins of Peacemaker and his subsequent missions.

Pam & Tony

Stars Lily James, Sebastian Stan, Seth Rogen
This biographical drama is based on the lives of former “Baywatch” star Pamela Anderson and Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee, starring Lily James and Sebastian Stan. The Hulu miniseries focuses on the lead-up and aftermath of their infamous sex tape and the legal battle that followed. It also follows Anderson and Lee’s whirlwind love story and catastrophic breakup.

How I Met Your Father

Stars Hilary Duff, Chris Lowell, Kim Catrall
This standalone spin-o of “How I Met Your Mother” follows Sophie (Hilary Du ) as she tells her kids how she came to meet their father. More excitingly, Kim Cattrall of “Sex and the City” fame makes an appearance as the narrator, who plays Sophie from the future.


Stars Adrian Holmes, Cameron Wong, Aria Grayson
Yes, that’s right: One of the most iconic TV shows of the ’90s, “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” is getting a reboot. The new show promises a more serious tone and even more insight into the life of its lead character. The new series, simply called “Bel-Air,” is inspired by Morgan Cooper’s 2019 viral YouTube video that reimagined a dramatic version of the beloved original. Cooper also co-writes the new series and is co-executive producer with the Fresh Prince himself, Will Smith.