June 2023 TV Highlights is full of juicy new seasons of your favorite shows. Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis, and Cynthia Nixon return for Season 2 of And Just Like That…, as well as Carrie Bradshaw’s former flame Aidan (John Corbett). Season 6 of Black Mirror is loaded with talent. Like, look at this lineup: Salma Hayek, Kate Mara, Paapa Essiedu, Michael Cera, Rob Delaney, and Zazie Beetz? Tom Holland trades in his webs for some shaggy hair in The Crowded Room over on Apple TV+. Lily-Rose Depp and The Weeknd team up for Sam Levinson’s new industry drama The Idol, which certainly has inspired some very strong opinions.
And Just Like That… Season 2
Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis, and Cynthia Nixon return for Season 2 of And Just Like That…, continuing the story of the iconic Carrie Bradshaw and her friends. The new season explores their lives, relationships, and the ups and downs of navigating love, friendship, and career in New York City.
Black Mirror Season 6
Prepare for mind-bending stories in Season 6 of Black Mirror. This critically acclaimed anthology series delves into the dark side of technology and its impact on society. With a star-studded cast including Salma Hayek, Kate Mara, Paapa Essiedu, Michael Cera, Rob Delaney, and Zazie Beetz, each episode presents a unique and thought-provoking tale.
The Crowded Room
Tom Holland takes on a gripping role in The Crowded Room, a limited series set in 1979 in Manhattan. Holland plays Danny Sullivan, a young man who has been arrested for a horrific crime but struggles to remember the details. As investigator Rya, portrayed by Amanda Seyfried, digs deeper into the case, the truth slowly unravels.
The Idol follows the story of pop star Jocelyn, played by Lily-Rose Depp, as she experiences a nervous breakdown following her recent tour. Co-created by Sam Levinson, Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye, and Reza Fahim, this drama series explores Jocelyn’s desire to be idolized and her involvement with the mysterious nightclub owner Tedros, portrayed by The Weeknd.
Based on a True Story
Ava, played by Kaley Cuoco, is obsessed with true crime. In Based on a True Story, she and her cautious husband Nathan, portrayed by Chris Messina, decide to monetize their love for the genre. This comedy series takes a humorous look at their outlandish adventures as they delve into the world of murder and serial killers.
The Full Monty
Based on the characters and world from the 1997 British comedy film, The Full Monty series picks up 25 years later in present-day Sheffield. Gaz, Dave, and Gerald, portrayed by Robert Carlyle, Mark Addy, and Tom Wilkinson respectively, reunite to tackle the city’s challenges with their signature charm and shenanigans.
I’m a Virgo
From the mind of Boots Riley, the creator of Sorry to Bother You, comes I’m a Virgo. This Prime Video series follows Cootie, a 13-foot-tall Black man named Cootie navigating his unconventional existence in Oakland, California. With an absurdist-style comedy and unlikely friendships, the series takes viewers on a mythical odyssey.
Prepare for sky-high thrills and chills in Hijack, a British series led by Emmy nominee Idris Elba. The thriller follows the tense hours of a hijacked flight from Dubai to London. Passenger Sam, portrayed by Idris Elba, utilizes his business negotiating skills to deal with the hijackers and ensure the safety of everyone on board.
The Walking Dead: Dead City
The Walking Dead universe expands with The Walking Dead: Dead City. Former adversaries Negan and Maggie, played by Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Lauren Cohan, team up in post-apocalyptic Manhattan. Maggie is on a mission to find her kidnapped son, Hershel, with unexpected help from Negan. It’s a testament to how people can change in a world overrun by walkers.
Marvel fans rejoice! Secret Invasion brings the beloved characters to the small screen. Samuel L. Jackson reprises his role as Nick Fury, joined by an impressive cast including Ben Mendelsohn, Cobie Smulders, and Martin Freeman. The series uncovers a conspiracy involving Skrulls infiltrating positions of power on Earth, leading to a high-stakes battle for the fate of the planet.
Sum It Up!
June 2023 TV Highlights brings an exciting lineup of TV shows, spanning various genres and captivating storylines. From the return of And Just Like That… to the mind-bending tales of Black Mirror Season 6, there’s something for everyone. Prepare to be entertained by compelling performances, intriguing mysteries, and the exploration of human emotions in the midst of extraordinary circumstances. Grab your remote, indulge in popcorn, and immerse yourself in the captivating world of June’s TV highlights.