New to Now this month

'A Friend of the Family' | Oct 7 (via Peacock)

A Friend of the Family is a nine-episode limited series based on the harrowing true story of the Broberg family, whose daughter Jan was kidnapped multiple times over a period of years by a charismatic, obsessed family "friend". Oscar Award-winner Anna Paquin, Jake Lacy, Colin Hanks and Mckenna Grace star.

'Gangs of London' season two | Oct 20

One year after the death of Sean Wallace and the violent reckonings of series one, the map and soul of London has been redrawn. The surviving Wallaces are scattered, the Dumanis broken and estranged, and ex-undercover cop Elliot is now being forced to work for the investors. To restore order, the investors have aligned behind heroin baron Asif Afridi and together they have installed a new ruling force in London in the form of brutal gang leader - Koba.

'The White Lotus' season two | October 30

Season two is set at an exclusive Sicilian resort and, similar to the first season, follows the exploits of guests and employees over the span of a week. Jennifer Coolidge, Aubrey Plaza, Will Sharpe, Meghann Fahy, Theo James and more star in the Emmy-winning series.

'Resident Alien' season two, part two | This October

Harry’s got a whole lot of trouble brewing and his kind are to blame as 'Resident Alien' is back for the second part of season two. The skittering baby that hatched in the first half of the season has escaped into the wilds, no longer confined to Harry’s remote cabin. Finding that little (man-eating) whippersnapper is going to consume a lot of Harry’s time.

'Kingdom of Dreams' | This October

Kingdom of Dreams is a visually dazzling chronicle of the fashion world spanning three decades - from the early-1990s to the 2010s. It is a Golden Age, a time when the forces of ground-breaking creativity and disruptive business converge and collide. Fashion explodes out of the traditional, elite kingdoms of haute couture and style - Paris, Milan, London and New York - to become a truly global phenomenon. Unfolding over four episodes, the series will chart a high-stakes story packed with the seductive beauty and dramatic intrigue behind the most iconic fashion moments and shows of the era.

'Studio 666' | This October

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Foo Fighters move into an Encino mansion steeped in grisly rock history to record their much anticipated tenth album. Once in the house, Dave Grohl finds himself grappling with supernatural forces that threaten both the completion of the album and the lives of the band.

'Sonic the Hedgehog 2' | This October

As Dr Robotnik and new ally Knuckles search for an emerald with the power to destroy worlds, it's up to Sonic and Tails to stop them. Smash sequel with the voices of Ben Schwartz, Idris Elba and Jim Carrey.

'The Lost City' | This October

Reclusive author Loretta Sage (Sandra Bullock) writes about exotic places in her popular adventure novels that feature a handsome cover model named Alan (Channing Tatum). While on tour promoting her new book with Alan, Loretta gets kidnapped by an eccentric billionaire who hopes she can lead him to an ancient city’s lost treasure from her latest story. Determined to prove he can be a hero in real life and not just on the pages of her books, Alan sets off to rescue her.

NOW - SEPTEMBER

'Munich Games' | This September

It’s 2022, and a friendly football match between an Israeli and a German team is planned as a mark of peace and respect for the victims of the 1972 terrorist attack. Police and secret services on all sides are on high alert to ensure the security of the event.

'Bloods' Season Two | September 1

In the latest instalment of episodes, we see Wendy and Maleek’s friendship blown apart when she accuses him of drinking on the job, Jo and Lawrence finally confront their complicated ‘situation’, (with hilarious results), and Gary and Kareshma go on quite the emotional rollercoaster.

'Belfast' | September 2

An Academy Award, BAFTA and Golden Globe-winning story of love, laughter and loss in one boy’s childhood during the tumult of the late 1960s in the Northern Ireland capital, straight from director Kenneth Branagh’s own experience.

'Mind Over Murder' | September 4

Directed by Nanfu Wang, this six-part docuseries chronicles the complex story of six individuals who were convicted for the 1985 murder of beloved
grandmother Helen Wilson in the town of Beatrice, Nebraska. Though five of the individuals confessed to the crime, the ‘Beatrice Six’ were later fully exonerated by DNA evidence in a turn of events that forever divided the town.

'Brassic' Season Four | September 7

Back for more and fresher than ever, Sky’s biggest original comedy returns with a vengeance for series four. With all the Brassic gang back in Hawley, things don’t get any easier for the group as they hatch eccentric plans, complete questionable heists and nick some bizarre items. From discovering severed body parts to training racing dogs, then finding unexpected guests and causing mayhem at a murder mystery night, trouble is never far away when Brassic comes to town. 

'The Russell Howard Hour' Season Six | September 8

Russell Howard returns to put the world to rights with a new series of 'The Russell Howard Hour', tackling all the big stories with his trademark irreverence.

'The 355' | September 9

A wild card CIA agent joins forces with three international agents on a lethal mission. Jessica Chastain, Bingbing Fan, Diane Kruger, Lupita Nyong'o and Penélope Cruz star.

'Never Mind the Buzzcocks' Season Two | September 13

'Never Mind the Buzzcocks' is returning to Sky for a second series after the first series being one of Sky’s best performance launches ever. Host Greg Davies oversees the musical festivities, while the teams will be headed up by Buzzcocks veteran Noel Fielding alongside Daisy May Cooper and regular guest Jamali Maddix. Joining them will be a roster of top stars from the world of music and comedy, as they test their wits against classic rounds returning for the new series along with some new surprises.

'Vampire Academy' | September 16

St. Vladmir’s Academy isn’t just any boarding school — it’s a hidden place
where vampire royals are educated and half-human teens train to
protect them from the savage ‘Strigoi’ vampires who would like to see
them destroyed.

'This England' | September 28

'This England', based on Boris Johnson’s tumultuous first months as Prime Minister, traces the impact on the country of the first wave of the Coronavirus pandemic. The drama takes us inside the halls of power, as Johnson (Kenneth Branagh) grapples with Covid-19, Brexit, and a controversial personal and political life.

'Fantasy Football' | This September

After 18 years off our screens, Sky are bringing back Fantasy Football League, the iconic comedy football show blending football fanaticism with celebrity chat. Originally fronted by the show’s creators, David Baddiel and Frank Skinner, the duo will be passing the ball to brand new hosts, Matt Lucas and Ellas James.

'After Yang' | September 22

After Yang tells the story of a family who lose their A.I helper, and the profound feelings that the experience induces. When his young daughter's beloved companion — an android named Yang (Justin H. Min) — malfunctions, Jake (Colin Farrell) searches for a way to repair him. In the process, Jake discovers the life that has been passing in front of him, reconnecting with his wife (Jodie Turner-Smith) and daughter (Malea Emma Tjandrawidjaja) across a distance he didn't know was there.

'Uncharted' | September 23

Street-smart Tom Holland is recruited by treasure hunter Mark Wahlberg to recover a fortune lost 500 years ago. Action-adventure based on the hit video game series.

NOW - AUGUST

'Irma Vep' Season Three | This August

A reimagining of the ‘90s indie classic, set in present-day France, the series chronicles the filming of a chaotic TV production. We follow Mira, played by Alicia Vikander, an American movie star disillusioned by her career and recent breakups, who becomes so immersed in her role that the line between herself and her character begins to blur. Starring Alicia Vikander.

'Code 404' Season Three | August 4

On limited duties pending an investigation into their last case, Detective Inspectors Major and Carver find themselves at an all-time low. So, when one of their own within SIU is murdered, Major and Carver become hellbent on solving the case and proving their worth. But it’s bigger than they thought...

'The Princess: The Story of Princess Diana' | August 14

The Princess will be coming to Sky Documentaries and streaming service NOW, telling the story of Diana, Princess of Wales exclusively through contemporaneous archival audio and video footage. The Sky Original documentary arrives exclusively on TV screens in August, straight off the back of its cinema release and in the month that marks the 25th anniversary of her death.

'Chasing the Dream' | This August

For some, football is not just a dream, it’s a way out. In South London, the dream feels within reach, with the area having produced up to 20% of premier league players in recent years. We follow promising young football players from the area as they enter the most critical time in their fledgling sporting careers. Filmed over the course of eighteen months, the young players hone their skills in fenced-in, artificial pitches known as “the cages”, before being scouted by pro and semi-pro clubs. In this tough, high-stakes environment, they rely on talent and determination to secure a better life for themselves and for their families.

'House of the Dragon' | August 22

Set 300 years before the events of 'Game of Thrones', the series tells the story of a turbulent period for House Targaryen, one that set sibling against sibling and dragon against dragon. The biggest point of contention: who should rule on the Iron Throne.

'A League of Their Own' Season 17 | This August

The gang is back, with Jamie Redknapp and Romesh Ranganathan joined by a host of special guests from the world of sport, comedy and television. Expect more challenges, more hair-brained stunts and more podium-topping comedy than ever before.

NOW - JULY

'King Richard' | July 1

A look at how tennis superstars Venus and Serena Williams became who they are after the coaching from their father, Richard Williams. Armed with a clear vision and a 78-page plan, Richard is determined to write his daughters into history.

'The Baby' | July 7

When Natasha is unexpectedly landed with a baby, her life of doing what she wants, when she wants, dramatically implodes. Controlling, manipulative and with violent powers, the baby twists Natasha’s life into a horror show.

'Breeders' season three | July 13

It's time for the next stage of their journey. Flawed but devoted parents Paul (Martin Freeman) and Ally (Daisy Haggard) face new challenges as their kids turn 10 and 13.

'Spider-Man: No Way Home' | July 15

For the first time in cinematic history, our friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man is unmasked and no longer able to separate his normal life from his superhero one. And when he enlists the help of Dr. Strange, worlds begin to collide...

'Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank' | July 22

Hank, a scrappy dreamer of a dog, aspires to one day be a bonafide Samurai. But in a world of cats, he's not sure it'll ever happen... until he meets a feline mentor and discovers that embracing diversity is what truly makes a hero. Starring the voice cast of Michael Cera, Samuel L. Jackson, Mel Brooks and Ricky Gervais.

'Surreal Estate' | July 30

Luke Roman (Tim Rozon of 'Schitt's Creek') and an elite team of specialists handle the cases that no one else can: haunted and possessed Canadian houses that literally scare would-be buyers away.