JULY CRAVETV HIGHLIGHTS: A new season of CraveTV Original series LETTERKENNY; THE HANDMAID’S TALE; HBO miniseries THE NIGHT OF; RISK, the gripping new SHOWTIME® doc about WikiLeaks; SOUTH PARK Season 20; and more.

— June 27, 2017

Summer is here and CraveTV presents a sizzling lineup of hot new programming, anchored by the highly anticipated new six pack of LETTERKENNY which hits the service on Canada Day. New series, documentaries, specials that begin streaming July 1 include:

  • The Hicks, The Skids, and The Hockey Players…they’re all back! On Saturday, July 1 CraveTV cracks open a new six pack of its award-winning original comedy series LETTERKENNY. In the new episodes, winter arrives in Letterkenny and what better way to celebrate 150 years of confederation than to complain about winter in the summer. LETTERKENNY stars Jared Keeso (19-2) as Wayne, Nathan Dales (Goon: Last of the Enforcers) as Daryl, Michelle Mylett as Katy (El Camino Christmas), and K. Trevor Wilson (JEFF ROSS PRESENTS: ROAST BATTLE) as Dan. Guest starring this season is Keeso’s 19-2 co-star, Canadian Screen Award-winner Adrian Holmes, as Modeans bouncer Bradley. Sarah Gadon (Enemy) also rolls into town as mysterious lady Skid, Gae. Also on July 1, subscribers can get even more of Squirrelly Dan (aka K. Trevor Wilson) when the Comedy Network stand-up special BIGGER IN PERSON begins streaming.
  • A new season of the cult comedy SOUTH PARK bolsters CraveTV’s Comedy Central Collection in July. Cartman, Kyle, Stan, and Kenny are back in the 10-episode, 20th Season of SOUTH PARK which begins streaming Saturday, July 1. With the addition, CraveTV is home to 274 filthy, funny episodes of the Emmy® and Peabody-winning series.
  • After recently taking home a prestigious Rockie Award for Best Television Miniseries at the 2017 Banff World Media Festival, HBO’s powerful eight-part drama THE NIGHT OF begins streaming Friday, July 14. From creators Steven Zaillian (Schindler’s List) and Richard Price (THE WIRE), THE NIGHT OF delves into the intricate story of a fictitious murder case in New York City, following the police investigation and legal proceedings while examining the criminal justice system and the purgatory of Rikers Island. Starring John Turturro (MONK) and Riz Ahmed (GIRLS; Rogue One: A Star Wars Story).
  • From Showtime Documentary Films, the highly anticipated documentary RISK begins streaming Saturday, July 22 at 9 p.m. ET, day-and-date with SHOWTIME in the U.S. The latest documentary from Academy Award® winner Laura Poitras (Citizenfour), RISK takes viewers closer than ever to Julian Assange and those who surround him. With unprecedented access, Poitras gives viewers the WikiLeaks story from the inside, allowing audiences to understand America’s current era of massive leaks, headline-grabbing news, and the revolutionary impact of the internet on global politics.
  • Fresh off its debut as Bravo’s most-watched broadcast ever, Season 1 of THE HANDMAID’S TALE, one of 2017’s most talked about drama series, begins streaming Friday, July 28 on CraveTV. The television adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s classic novel follows the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly part of the United States. Facing environmental disasters and a plunging birth rate, Gilead is ruled by a twisted fundamentalist regime that treats women as property of the state. Filmed in Toronto, THE HANDMAID’S TALE stars Elisabeth Moss (MAD MEN), Joseph Fiennes (AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ASYLUM), Samira Wiley (ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK), Max Minghella (THE MINDY PROJECT), and Yvonne Strahovski (DEXTER).
  • #iCraveFridays continues in July with: 17 new specials and documentaries added to CraveTV’s Shark Week Collection on July 14; poignant documentary SPIRIT UNFORGETTABLE about Spirit of the West lead singer John Mann’s journey with early Alzheimer’s, HBO’s OPEN YOUR EYES following the story of an elderly couple in Nepal as they reclaim their sight, and Discovery’s original Canadian doc FORT MAC WILDFIRE: ROGUE EARTH, chronicling the moving tales of generosity in the wake of 2016’s wildfire disaster; LOOKING: THE MOVIE, the conclusion to the HBO series LOOKING; just in time for the Just For Laughs Festival in Montréal, stand-up specials PATTON OSWALT: TRAGEDY PLUS COMEDY EQUALS TIME and TRACY MORGAN: BONA FIDE; concert film KATY PERRY: THE PRISMATIC WORLD TOUR; and more.
Information about CraveTV’s July lineup is outlined below. Additional program assets, including episode synopses and images are available at BellMedia.ca/pr. SHOWTIME SERIES & DOCUMENTARIES: TWIN PEAKS, Part 9 (July 9 @ 9 p.m. ET) I’M DYING UP HERE, Season 1, Episode 5 (July 9 @ 10 p.m. ET) TWIN PEAKS, Part 10 (July 16 @ 9 p.m. ET) I’M DYING UP HERE, Season 1, Episode 6 (July 16 @ 10 p.m. ET) RISK (July 22 @ 9 p.m. ET) TWIN PEAKS, Part 11 (July 23 @ 9 p.m. ET) I’M DYING UP HERE, Season 1, Episode 7 (July 23 @ 10 p.m. ET) TWIN PEAKS, Part 12 (July 30 @ 9 p.m. ET) I’M DYING UP HERE, Season 1, Episode 8 (July 30) @ 10 p.m. ET) CraveTV ORIGINAL SERIES: CASUAL, Season 3, Episode 9 (July 4) CASUAL, Season 3, Episode 10 (July 11) CASUAL, Season 3, Episode 11 (July 18) CASUAL, Season 3, Episode 12 (July 25) #ICRAVEFRIDAYS: SPIRIT UNFORGETTABLE (July 7) KATY PERRY: THE PRISMATIC WORLD TOUR (July 7) HOW BEER SAVED THE WORLD (July 7) HOLY SMOKERS (July 7) THE NIGHT OF (July 14) PATTON OSWALT: TRAGEDY PLUS COMEDY EQUALS TIME (July 14) TRACY MORGAN: BONA FIDE (July 14) SHARK WEEK COLLECTION (July 14)
  • AIR JAWS: NIGHT STALKER
  • DEADLIEST SHARKS
  • ISLE OF JAWS
  • JAWS OF THE DEEP
  • JUNGLE SHARK
  • NUCLEAR SHARKS
  • SHALLOW WATER INVASION
  • SHARK BAIT
  • SHARKS AMONG US
  • SHARKS VS. DOLPHINS: FACE OFF
  • THE RETURN OF MONSTER MAKO
  • TIGER BEACH
  • WRATH OF A GREAT WHITE SERIAL KILLER
  • SUPER PREDATOR
  • AIR JAWS: APOCALYPSE
  • AIR JAWS: FIN OF FURY
  • AIR JAWS: WALKING WITH GREAT WHITES
OPEN YOUR EYES (July 21) FORT MAC WILDFIRE: ROGUE EARTH (July 21) COLLISION COURSE, Season 1 (July 21) THE LAST SHIP, Season 3 (July 21) THE HANDMAID’S TALE, Season 1 (July 28) LOOKING: THE MOVIE (July 28) SPOTLIGHT ON CANADA: LETTERKENNY, Season 3 (July 1) TREVOR WILSON – BIGGER IN PERSON (July 1) CraveTV EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOKS: SAVING HOPE, Season 5, Episode 14 (July 5 @ 9 p.m. ET) SAVING HOPE, Season 5, Episode 15 (July 12 @ 9 p.m. ET) SAVING HOPE, Season 5, Episode 16 (July 19 @ 9 p.m. ET) SAVING HOPE, Season 5, Episode 17 (July 26 @ 9 p.m. ET) 19-2, Season 4, Episode 1 (July 30 @ 10 p.m. ET) WORTH WATCHING: SOUTH PARK, Season 20 (July 1) LAST CHANCE PROGRAMMING: DEGRASSI, Season 12 (July 15) THE L.A. COMPLEX, Season 2 (July 15) DOCTOR STRANGE (July 31) GREASE: LIVE! (July 31) HULK VS. (July 31) NEXT AVENGERS: HEROES OF TOMORROW (July 31) PLANET HULK (July 31) THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN (July 31) ULTIMATE AVENGERS: THE MOVIE (July 31) ULTIMATE AVENGERS II (July 31) THOR: TALES OF ASGARD (July 31)

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