The Best Shows to Watch this September with WETA Passport
Autumn is on its way and with it comes so many exciting new series to stream with WETA Passport! Binge-watch the addictive new season of Guilt right now…and when you finish, dive into Apple Tree Yard, another psychological thriller, when it premieres later this month. Also coming soon are detective dramas Suspects, Rivals of Sherlock Holmes and the highly-anticipated Van der Valk Season 2, as well as international historical drama La Otra Mirada. And be sure to stream the new, insightful WETA co-production from filmmakers Ken Burns, Lynn Novick and Sarah Botstein, The U.S. and the Holocaust. WETA Passport has your streaming needs covered this week, from thrillers to mysteries, dramas, and documentaries.
The U.S. and the Holocaust
A tragedy for the world - a reckoning for our nation. The U.S. and the Holocaust examines the rise of Hitler and Nazism in Germany in the context of global antisemitism and racism, immigration and eugenics in the United States, and race laws in the American south. Premieres Sept. 18.
A drunken drive home from a wedding lands two brothers in increasingly hot water, as they commit more and more serious crimes to hide their culpability in a hit-and-run. Mark Bonnar and Jamie Sives star as the brothers, with Ruth Bradley as the victim’s niece, who falls for her uncle’s killer.
Binge-watch Season 2 now with WETA Passport!
La Otra Mirada
Set in 1920s Seville, where Teresa, a woman with a mysterious past, flees to a young girls' academy with a secret goal related to the academy itself. This series portrays the journey of brave women finding their own voice.
Binge-watch Season 1 on September 15 with WETA Passport!
Van der Valk
Amsterdam—city of bikes, boats, and bodies. Marc Warren (Beecham House, The Good Wife) stars as steely-eyed cop Piet van der Valk in Van der Valk, an all-new series based on Nicolas Freeling’s legendary crime thrillers. Co-starring are Maimie McCoy (Wallander) as Van der Valk’s right-hand woman, Lucienne Hassell; Luke Allen-Gale (Dominion) as the scruffy sergeant, Brad de Vries; and more!
Season 2 will be available on September 25 with WETA Passport!
Apple Tree Yard
Yvonne Carmichael's conventional world spirals into chaos when a chance encounter leads to an impulsive affair with a charismatic stranger. Fantasy and reality soon begin to overlap and everything she values is put at risk.
Binge-watch on September 8 with WETA Passport!
DI Martha Bellamy, DS Jack Weston and DC Charlie Steele tackle hard-hitting cases ranging from the abduction of a two-year old child to an attempted murder that’s been made to look like assisted suicide. The team also investigates the source of a batch of deadly drugs, the gang-rape of a 13 year-old girl, and the hunt for a serial rapist.
Stream this show on September 1 with WETA Passport!
Rivals of Sherlock Homes
This series brings to life the many detectives of late Victorian London who were The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes, from R. Austin Freeman’s brilliant forensic expert Dr. John Thorndyke to Arthur Morrison’s notorious villain, private inquiry agent Horace Dorrington, William Hope Hodgson’s world-famous ghost hunter Carnacki and Baroness Orczy’s detective Lady Molly of Scotland Yard.
Stream this show on September 22 with WETA Passport!
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