The Best Shows to Watch this August on WETA Passport

WETA Passport is THE place to find the most addictive shows this August.  Whether it’s an international drama, thrilling new mystery or a landscape artist competition series, you can find it all on WETA Passport.  Check out our favorite WETA Passport shows for this August below, and access thousands of your PBS and local favorites anytime, anywhere.  So, if you haven’t yet, sign up now for instant access with WETA Passport and access everything WETA Passport has to offer!


What to Do When Someone Dies

Episode 1

46m 26s

This drama, starring Anna Friel and Marc Warren, will be sure to thrill! Ellie's beloved husband is killed in a car accident. A woman was in the car with him and killed too. Who was she? Was he having an affair? Was it an accident?

Binge-watch the 3-part drama starting August 14 with WETA Passport!


Thou Shalt Not Kill

Episode 1

1h 2m

Stubborn and determined detective Valeria Ferro endeavors to solve the challenging puzzles behind crimes motivated by jealousy, vendettas, and repressed anger to seek the truth and justice. She struggles with her own demons from her past that come back to life when her mother is released from jail after seventeen years. From Walter Presents, in Italian with English subtitles.

Binge-watch season 4 now with WETA Passport! Seasons 1-3 are also available with WETA Passport.


Draper's Tours Mysteries

Murder On The Blackpool Express

1h 30m

Draper’s Tours Mysteries, A murder mystery comedy series starring BAFTA winner Sian Gibson (Death in Paradise) and Johnny Vegas (Still Open All Hours) playing tour guides Gemma and Terry who become unlikely murder detectives when their passengers start mysteriously dying in Murder on the Blackpool Express, the first installment of this popular TV movie franchise.

Binge-watch all three specials now with WETA Passport!


Location, Location, Location

Season 14b, Episode 02

46m 42s

Features trusted property experts Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer helping struggling house-hunters to find their dream home. They know all the secrets of successful house-hunting: being clear about what you want, aiming high and being prepared to compromise. From auction houses and estate agencies, to websites and word-of-mouth, they leave no stone unturned in their quest for the best.

Binge-watch the newest season now with WETA Passport!


The Making of a Lady

Official Trailer


Based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, this is the story of the educated but penniless Emily who accepts a practical if unromantic marriage proposal from Lord James Walderhurst. Left alone with Lord James’ nephew and his wife on an isolated country estate, she increasingly comes under their control. She begins to fear for her life. Will Walderhurst return in time to save her?

This must-watch movie is available now on WETA Passport!


Landscape Artist of the Year

Season 1, Episode 4

44m 22s

In this U.K. hit show, contestants vie to become the best landscape artist. In each episode the contestants have just four hours to complete their landscapes, which range from the classical grandeur of Britain’s historic houses to idyllic rural scenes and modern cityscapes. Winners are selected to advance to the semifinal, and then to the final in this British TV series.

All six seasons are available now on WETA Passport!


Antiques Road Trip & Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

Charlie Ross and James Braxton, Day 1

43m 43s

Get ready for antiques, heirlooms, and lots of bidding this August. New seasons of Antiques Road Trip and Celebrity Antiques Road Trip will be added on August 18! Hit the road in a classic car for a tour through Great Britain with experts and celebrities as they search the local stores for treasures, competing to see who can turn a limited budget into a small fortune. Their adventures take them off the beaten path and allow them to indulge their passion for the past, learning about the little-known stories behind some of the greatest events in British history.

Watch the newly added Antiques Road Trip Season 12-14 and Celebrity Antiques Road Trip Season 8-9 on August 18!


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