Acorn TV Announces Their August Lineup





Acorn TV is starting August off with an exciting new release and ending with a new season of a fan favorite, with all of the UK content you’re looking for in between.

A new series, My Life is Murder, will premiere on August 5th. This 10 part mystery series stars Lucy Lawless (Xena: Warrior Princess) as Alexa Crowe, a fearless and unapologetic private investigator. Alexa uses her skills and talents as an ex-homicide detective to provoke, comfort and push the right buttons as she unravels the truth behind the most baffling crimes around Melbourne.

On August 30th, Acorn TV Original Welsh drama Keeping Faith is back with Series 2. Series 2 will again star Eve Myles (Broadchurch) as Faith, a wife and mother seeking the truth behind her husband’s disappearance.

Throughout August, Acorn TV adds:

  • Thrilling espionage documentary DAVID JASON’S SECRET SERVICE(Aug. 5)
  • Powerful Deborah Moggach adaptation SEESAW starring David Suchet (Aug. 5)
  • Provocative TV movie THE SCAPEGOAT starring Matthew Rhys (The Americans), Eileen Atkins (Doc Martin) and Andrew Scott (Fleabag, Sherlock) (Aug. 12)
  • David Morrissey (The Walking Dead, The Missing) stars as DI Tom Thorne in the gritty crime drama THORNE co-starring Sandra Oh (Killing Eve), Natasha McElhone (Designated Survivor) and Aiden Gillen (Game of Thrones) (Aug. 19)
  • Interesting “Summer School” documentaries ART OF THE HEIST, Series 1 & 2THE JOY OF A.I. and MAGIC NUMBERS (Aug. 26)
  • Additionally, MIDSOMER MURDERS star Neil Dudgeon introduces more episodes on the Top Ten Midsomer playlist, with his episode picks for ‘Most Difficult to Film’, ‘Favorite Guest Star’, ‘Unlikeliest Murder Weapon’ and more (Weekly)

Acorn TV is a streaming service with mysteries, dramas, comedies, documentaries, and more from Britain, Ireland, Australia, and beyond. The streaming service is commercial free and adds new content weekly. Enjoy a free trial, then sign up for just $4.99 per month or $49.99 per year.

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