Ovation TV Sets a Summer of “Secrets & Crimes” with Monday Night Drama Series





Ovation TV Sets a Summer of “Secrets & Crimes” with Monday Night Drama Series “Street Legal,” “The Brokenwood Mysteries,” and “Mystery Road”
Episodes will air “after dark” immediately following two “Secrets & Crimes” themed films as the lead-in.
[via press release from Ovation TV]
OVATION TV SETS A SUMMER OF “SECRETS & CRIMES” WITH MONDAY NIGHT DRAMA SERIES “STREET LEGAL,” “THE BROKENWOOD MYSTERIES,” AND “MYSTERY ROAD”

Ovation Continues to Highlight International Dramas from Canada and Down Under
Los Angeles, CA – May 25, 2021 – Ovation TV, America’s only arts network, is planning a summer of ‘Secrets & Crimes’ with film and drama series pairings every Monday night. Episodes of Street Legal, The Brokenwood Mysteries, and Mystery Road will air as part of the network’s ‘Secrets and Crimes’ programming block with back-to-back films starting at 7pm ET / 4pm PT. The summer fun starts on Monday, June 7 with back-to-back episodes of Street Legal, followed by episodes of The Brokenwood Mysteries on Monday, June 28 (season one) and Monday, July 26 (season two), and the first season of Mystery Road starting on Monday, August 23.

Episodes will air “after dark” immediately following two Secrets & Crimes themed films as the lead-in. Movie titles include: The Usual Suspects, The Bank Job, Clear and Present Danger, Murder at 1600, Smokin’ Aces, Tango & Cash, The Thomas Crown Affair, American Outlaws, Pulp Fiction, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Fargo, The Silence of the Lambs, Hannibal, The Quick and the Dead, and The Untouchables.

Street Legal premieres on Tuesday, June 8 at 12:30am ET (Monday, June 7 at 9:30pm PT)

Olivia Novak (Cynthia Dale) returns with a new generation of lawyers in Street Legal, a character-driven legal drama that follows the professional and private lives of a group of ambitious law partners at a startup firm in Toronto. Together, they vigorously fight for their clients while testing the limits of their relationships inside and outside of the courts. The series also stars Cara Ricketts, Steve Lund, and Yvonne Chapman.

The Brokenwood Mysteries premieres on Tuesday, June 29 at 12:30am ET (Monday, June 28 at 9:30pm PT)

Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd (Neill Rea) and partner DC Kristin Sims (Fern Sutherland) watch over the New Zealand town of Brokenwood, investigating the mystifying, inventive and macabre crimes that befall it. Look beneath the peaceful veneer, and viewers will see that murder is curiously at home in Brokenwood. The series also stars Nic Sampson and Cristina Serban Ionda.

Mystery Road season one premieres on Tuesday, August 24 at 12:30am ET (Monday, August 23 at 9:30pm PT)

Detective Jay Swan (Aaron Pederson) is called to the remote Australian town of Patterson by local cop Emma James (Judy Davis) to help investigate a mysterious disappearance on an outback cattle station. The investigation uncovers a past injustice that threatens the fabric of the whole community. The six-episode season also stars Tasia Zalar and Tasma Walton.

Episodes will also be available the next day on the Ovation NOW app and on demand. For more information, please visit ovationtv.com.

About OVATION TV America’s Only Arts Network

As an independent television, production, and digital media company, OVATION TV has an unparalleled commitment to the arts, culture, and captivating entertainment. Showcasing a lineup of critically-acclaimed premium dramas, specials, documentaries, and iconic films, OVATION TV salutes innovative storytelling with popular programming that includes Inside the Actors Studio, Murdoch Mysteries, Riviera, Frankie Drake Mysteries, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, The Fall, Luther, Midsomer Murders, Landscape Artist of the Year, Grand Designs, Amazing Hotels, Chasing the Sun, and Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. Ovation also powers JOURNY, the dedicated streaming service where art, culture, and travel intersect. The company has provided more than $15M in contributions and in-kind support to arts institutions and arts education. Its signature advocacy platform, STAND FOR THE ARTS, includes a coalition of over 130 arts organizations, cultural institutions, and arts leaders throughout the country raising awareness about art’s positive impact, protecting access for everyone, and encouraging action on behalf of the arts. OVATION TV is available on major providers via cable, satellite and telco systems including Comcast Cable/Xfinity, DIRECTV, AT&T TV, SPECTRUM, Verizon FiOS, as well as on demand. You can follow OVATION TV on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, OvationTV.com, and through our App, OVATION NOW.



Upcoming DVD Releases





NOW AVAILABLE (5/4):
* Ink Master – Season 13: Turf War (Paramount/ViacomCBS)
$29.99 SRP DVD MOD

—–Twenty of the nation’s top tattoo artists from the East, West, South and Midwest come together to rep their region and compete for the Ink Master title, a $100,000 cash prize and an editorial feature in Inked magazine. 3-disc set.
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COMING ON 6/1:
* Your Honor – The Blu-ray Edition (Showtime/ViacomCBS)
$29.99 SRP Blu-ray MOD

—–Bryan Cranston stars as a New Orleans judge who is forced to confront his own deepest convictions when his son is involved in a hit and run that embroils an organized crime family. As a storm of vengeance, lies and deceit threatens to engulf the entire city, Michael Desiato faces a series of increasingly impossible choices and discovers just how far an honest man will go to save his son’s life. From the producers of The Good Wife and The Night Of. 3-disc set.
NOTE: the DVD version of this title was announced for release into stores as part of our April 2nd Roundup: https://www.facebook.com/tvshowsondvd/posts/10158969089386063
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COMING ON 6/8:
* Playing for Keeps – Season 2 (RLJ/Image)
$34.99 SRP DVD

—–“Australia’s juiciest drama” (TV Blackbox) returns with more shocks, more frocks, and a whole new set of adventures for the wives and girlfriends of the Southern Jets Football Club. The leading ladies are back and ready to move on after tragedy. But when the girlfriend of the team’s latest superstar recruit starts causing waves at the club, the women must band together to protect the team, their partners, and each other. Rebuilding after the devastating events of Season One, it’s time for a new direction for the five fabulous women and the men in their lives … who find themselves playing very different roles this time around. 2-disc set.
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COMING ON 6/15:
* The Office – Season 1 (Universal)
$16.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: Deleted Scenes, “Pilot” Commentary with Steve Carell, John Krasinkski, Rainn Wilson and BJ Novak, Greg Daniels and Ken Kwapis, “Diversity Day” Commentary with Steve Carell, John Krasinkski, Rainn Wilson, BJ Novak and Greg Daniels, “The Alliance” Commentary with John Krasinski, Rainn Wilson, Jenna Fischer, BJ Novak, Greg Daniels, Larry Wilmore, Paul Liberstein, Mindy Kaling and Michael Schur, “Basketball” Commentary with Steve Carell, John Krasinski, Rainn Wilson, BJ Novak and Greg Daniels
—–Steve Carell stars in The Office, a fresh and funny mockumentary-style glimpse into the daily interactions of the eccentric workers at the Dunder Mifflin paper supply company. Based on the smash-hit British series of the same name, and adapted for American Television by Greg Daniels (King of the Hill, The Simpsons), this fast-paced comedy parodies contemporary American water-cooler culture. Earnest but clueless regional manager Michael Scott (Carell) believes himself to be an exceptional boss and mentor, but actually receives more eye-rolls than respect from his oddball staff. The awkward silences in The Office will have you laughing out loud! Single-disc release.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.

* The Office – Season 2 (Universal)
$19.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: This season contains excellent bonus features to give you an excuse to spend more time at The Office, including the fake PSAs, commentaries, Michael’s The Faces of Scranton movie, the ten stand-alone webisodes, and deleted scenes.
—–It’s time to clock in for Season Two of The Office, the comically honest look at the world of white-collar employment. Steve Carell won a Golden Globe for his role as Michael Scott, the sometimes pathetic but always hilarious regional manager of Dunder-Mifflin paper supply company. Join him and the amazing ensemble cast (Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer and B.J. Novak) as Michael, Dwight, Jim, Pam and Ryan navigate the hidden romance and open absurdity of the business world, from the Christmas party to sexual harassment training to the “Booze Cruise” retreat to the heartbreak of “Casino Night.” Developed by Greg Daniels (King of the Hill, The Simpsons), fully staffed with all 22 outrageous episodes and packed with hours of laugh-out-loud bonus features, The Office: Season Two is the must-own cure for the workday blues. 4-disc set.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.

* The Office – Season 3 (Universal)
$19.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: Including five supersized episodes and over three hours of deleted scenes, The Office: Season Three is packed with classic moments from the show that TIME magazine praises for “satirizing the culture of coffee, cubicles and Chili’s with heart and laser precision.”
—–Fill your Inbox with hilarious moments from The Office: Season Three featuring all 22 episodes of the 2006 Primetime Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Comedy Series! Steve Carell is back in his Golden Globe-winning role as earnest but clueless boss Michael Scott, who can’t help but contribute his own irreverent commentary to the daily happenings at the Scranton branch of the Dunder Mifflin paper company. As the staff deals with potential office closures, mergers, romances, and advancement, Michael’s always there to say all the wrong things at all the right times. Including five supersized episodes and over three hours of deleted scenes, The Office Season Three is packed with classic moments from the show that TIME magazine praises for “satirizing the culture of coffee, cubicles and Chili’s with heart and laser precision.” 4-disc set.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.

* The Office – Season 4 (Universal)
$19.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: Deleted scenes are offered for every episode, most notably those in “Dinner Party” and “Goodbye Toby.” A smattering of commentaries is also included; Carell and Krasinski are absent, but Wilson, Fischer and the writing and directing staff more than make up for their absence. And the featurette “Writer’s Block,” which includes footage of the writers’ panel at an Office convention, gives an amusing alternate to the behind-the-scenes coverage. Michael’s complete ad for Dunder Mifflin, and more.
—–Steve Carell stars in his Golden Globe-winning role of “The World’s Greatest Boss,” Michael Scott, in Season Four of the hit comedy series The Office! Rejoin Jim (John Krasinski) and Pam (Jenna Fischer) as they bring romance to the workplace, Dwight (Rainn Wilson) as he continues his quest to be Michael’s right-hand man, and newly deemed “Wunderkind” Ryan (B.J. Novak), who’s working to drag Dunder Mifflin into the digital age. Developed for American TV by Primetime Emmy Award winner Greg Daniels (King of the Hill, The Simpsons), The Office is the intelligent and edgy Primetime Emmy Award-winning series that critics hailed as “the funniest show on TV” (Gavin Edwards, Rolling Stone). You’ll enjoy the inappropriate remarks, uncomfortable silences and petty behavior again and again! 4-disc set.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.

* The Office – Season 5 (Universal)
$19.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: The Office Season Five features 26 uproarious episodes…including two one-hour specials, exclusive commentaries, webisodes, deleted scenes and more in a sidesplitting collection that no true fan of The Office can afford to miss!
—–Scranton’s most outrageous workforce is back to give their clients the business in the fifth hilarious season of The Office. Join obnoxious regional manager Michael Scott (Steve Carell) and his fellow paper-pushers Dwight (Rainn Wilson), Jim (John Krasinski), Pam (Jenna Fischer) and Ryan (B.J. Novak) as they steal customers, frame co-workers, indulge in intra-office love affairs, and just plain behave badly while a documentary film crew captures their every word and misdeed. Developed for American television by Primetime Emmy Award-winner Greg Daniels. 4-disc set.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, and in past years had been sold separately in stores, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.

* The Office – Season 6 (Universal)
$19.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: Includes every Season Six episode, plus an uncensored original digital short, hours of deleted scenes, and much more!
—–Experience the ultimate way to enjoy “…TV’s best comedy” (Alex Pappademas, GQ), The Office! Follow Michael (Steve Carell), Dwight (Rainn Wilson), Jim (John Krasinski), Pam (Jenna Fischer), Ryan (B.J. Novak), Andy (Ed Helms) and the rest of the Scranton crew as they pursue new heights of inappropriateness while facing everything from new romances, marriage and parenthood to new ownership, Darryl’s (Craig Robinson) rise to middle management and a ball-busting new boss! Developed for American television by Primetime Emmy Award winner Greg Daniels, “The Office is so funny it hurts” (Joanna Weiss, The Boston Globe)! 4-disc set.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, and in past years had been sold separately in stores, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.

* The Office – Season 7 (Universal)
$19.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: Include four episodes with commentary tracks; Carell is again absent from these, but series creator Greg Daniels and cast and crew members do their best be informative and entertaining. Deleted scenes from most of the episodes provide more footage guest stars, while extended versions of “Training Day” and “Search Committee” provide some subtle moments of character development. And a series of webisodes about the staff shooting a horror movie in the office after-hours.
—–In the seventh season of the Primetime Emmy Award-winning series The Office, inappropriate behavior is business as usual, but big surprises are in store! Dwight (Rainn Wilson) is now the owner of the building and he may be letting this power go to his head; Andy(Ed Helms) is courting Erin (Ellie Kemper) who is dating Gabe (Zach Woods); Jim (John Krasinski) and Pam (Jenna Fischer) are struggling with being new parents; and a parade of ghosts of girlfriends past haunt Michael (Steve Carell), leading to his final days at Dunder Mifflin. Developed for American television by Primetime Emmy Award Winner Greg Daniels, The Office: Season Seven features 24 laugh-out-loud episodes plus hours of bonus features. 4-disc set.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, and in past years had been sold separately in stores, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.

* The Office – Season 8 (Universal)
$19.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: Includes extended episodes, deleted scenes, webisodes and more!
—–Big changes are in store for Scranton in the hilarious eighth season of the Primetime Emmy Award-winning series, The Office. Andy (Ed Helms) takes over as manager of Dunder Mifflin…and finds the job to be more than he bargained for. He wants to win the respect of his employees, while going toe-to-toe with Robert California (James Spader), the enigmatic new CEO. Dwight (Rainn Wilson) makes his own grab for power when he leads a team to Florida to work under Nellie Bertram (Catherine Tate), who may be slightly out of her mind. Jim (John Krasinski) and Pam’s (Jenna Fischer) relationship is put to the test when Pam goes on maternity leave and her replacement has eyes for Jim. Meanwhile, Erin (Ellie Kemper) harbors lingering feelings for Andy; Angela’s (Angela Kinsey) relationship deepens with her dashing (State) Senator; and Darryl (Craig Robinson) looks for love in the warehouse. Developed for American Television by Primetime Emmy Award-winner Greg Daniels (Parks and Recreation, The Simpsons), The Office: Season Eight includes all 24 episodes plus outstanding bonus features. 5-disc set.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, and in past years had been sold separately in stores, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.

* The Office – Season 9: The Farewell Season (Universal)
$19.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD

EXTRAS: Developed for American Television by Primetime Emmy Award winner Greg Daniels, watch the final episodes back to back and uninterrupted in this four disc set, featuring over 5 hours of outrageous bonus content you won’t want to miss!
—–The Dunder Mifflin crew bid farewell to their own little corner of Scranton in the hilarious ninth – and final – season of the groundbreaking, Primetime Emmy Award-winning hit series, The Office. Andy (Ed Helms) is back as regional manager, but finds his true calling is in showbiz. Will this finally put Dwight (Rainn Wilson) in charge? Jim (John Krasinski) lands the job of his dreams in Philadelphia, which means big changes for Pam (Jenna Fischer) and Darryl (Craig Robinson). Back at the office, Erin (Ellie Kemper) struggles with matters of the heart, Nellie (Catherine Tate) meddles in everyone’s affairs, and Angela (Angela Kinsey) discovers that her dream marriage isn’t quite what it seems. And then, the documentary that has been following these quirky co-workers for nine seasons finally airs, and nothing will ever be the same. 4-disc set.
NOTE: this item has been previously made available on Blu-ray Disc as part of a Complete Series box set, and in past years had been sold separately in stores, but now an MOD (manufacture on demand) Blu-ray of the individual season set will be sold separately from online MOD retailers.
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COMING ON 6/29:
* Keeping Faith – Series 3 (RLJ/Acorn)
$39.99 SRP DVD; $39.99 SRP Blu-ray

—–This record-setting, award-winning thriller comes to a close in a dramatic final season. Series 3 finds small town lawyer Faith Howells (Eve Myles; Broadchurch, Torchwood) attempting to navigate the disillusion of her marriage, while taking on an emotionally wrenching case involving a gravely ill young boy. Into this mix, Faith is confronted by a terrible and long-buried figure from her past: her mother, Rose Fairchild (Celia Imrie; The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel), whose reappearance uncovers secrets in Faith’s background and will force audiences to ask the question: Who is Faith Howells? 2-disc set in either format.
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COMING ON 7/20:
* The Brokenwood Mysteries – Series 7 (RLJ/Acorn)
$59.99 SRP DVD; $59.99 SRP Blu-ray

—–This acclaimed New Zealand detective series returns with six feature-length, standalone mysteries featuring compelling characters, dry humor, and piquant wit. After transferring from a big city to the little murder-ridden town of Brokenwood, Detective Senior Sergeant Mike Shepherd (Neill Rea; Go Girls) and Detective Kristin Simms (Fern Sutherland; The Almighty Johnsons) uncover more macabre goings-on and investigate murderous rivalries and lethal grudges.

* Code 3: L.A. Sheriff’s Case Files – The Complete Series (MPI)
$29.98 SRP DVD

—–In 1957, Hal Roach Studios and producer Ben Fox brought the fastpaced police drama Code 3 to television. It starred Richard Travis as Sheriff George Barrett of the Los Angeles County Police Department, with Denver Pyle as Sgt. Murchison and Fredd Wayne as Sgt. Bill Hollis. Like its sister series Dragnet, Code 3 featured true crime cases – this time from the files of the search & rescue branch of the Los Angeles Police Department – always “changing the names to protect the innocent.” At the end of most of the broadcasts, the real-life Sheriff of Los Angeles County, Eugene W. Biscailuz, made an appearance to recap that night’s adventure. Code 3 enjoyed a healthy run in television syndication, and featured supporting players: Christopher Dark, Robert Armstrong (King Kong), James Anderson, Harlan Warde, Douglas Kennedy, William Schallert (The Patty Duke Show), Ray Montgomery, Peter Leeds, Stacy Keach, Sr. (Get Smart), Richard Sargent (Bewitched), Russell Johnson (Gilligan’s Island), John Archer, DeForest Kelley (Star Trek), Mike Connors (Mannix), Claude Akins (The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo), Guy Williams (Lost In Space, Zorro), Harry Bartell (Dragnet), Mae Clarke, and James Best (Dukes of Hazard). This Code 3 collection contains all 39 episodes from this great police procedural series. 3-disc set.



NEW ZEALAND’S THE BROKENWOOD MYSTERIES SERIES 7 MAKES WORLD PREMIERE





NEW ZEALAND’S THE BROKENWOOD MYSTERIES SERIES 7 MAKES WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVELY ON ACORN TV ON MONDAY, MARCH 29
New Feature-Length Episodes Every Monday Through May 3

As winter nears its end, look no further for your cozy murder mystery fix than Acorn TV and the beautiful fictitious town of Brokenwood, New Zealand – population 4,900 and steadily declining, depending on the murder rate that week. The Brokenwood Mysteries Series 7 will make its world debut exclusively in the US and Canada on Monday, March 29, 2021, on Acorn TV, AMC Networks’ acclaimed streaming service specializing in international television from Britain and beyond. New episodes will debut weekly on Mondays. Episodes are available to screen now on Screeners.com.

Akin to fan favorite Midsomer Murders, The Brokenwood Mysteries is a binge-worthy, charming and addictive detective series perfect for the whole family. Featuring big characters and uniquely Kiwi stories, it’s filled with warm camaraderie and deadpan humor against the background of stunning small-town New Zealand.

After transferring from a big city to the quiet, little, murder-ridden town of Brokenwood, Detective Senior Sergeant Mike Shepherd (Neil Rea, Go Girls) and Detective Kristin Simms (Fern Sutherland, The Almighty Johnsons) uncover more murderous rivalries and lethal grudges with each new series. With six feature-length, standalone mysteries, series seven will see the murder of a TV host, a Farmer’s Market owner impaled by a gardening tool, a 1970’s theme party gone wrong, and more.

The Brokenwood Mysteries Series 7 is a TVNZ production with executive producers Kelly Martin, Sally Campbell, and Andrew Szusterman.

The Brokenwood Mysteries Series 7 – Episode Synopses

Episode 1 | “The Garotte and the Vinkelbraun”

Mike and his team are thrust into a world of antiquities when a TV crew from the hit series All Things Old and Beautiful arrives in town and one of the hosts is murdered.

Directed by: Katie Wolfe

Written by: Tim Balme

Produced by: Tim Balme

Episode 2 | “The Witches of Brokenwood”

The Brokenwood Health Retreat proves rather unhealthy for one unfortunate visitor, leaving Mike and the team with the very tricky case to solve.

Directed by: Aidee Walker

Written by: Sarah Kate-Lynch

Produced by: Tim Balme

Episode 3 | “Dog Day Morning”

When four masked men attempt to rob the Brokenwood Savings Bank, it’s up to Mike and the team to determine which one of them pulled the trigger and killed the bank manager.

Directed by: Mark Beesley

Written by: Nic Sampson and Tim Balme

Produced by: Tim Balme

Episode 4 | “Something Nasty at the Market”

Mike, Kristin and the team investigate the murder of a Farmer’s Market Owner who staggers into the crowd with a garden implement fatally embedded in her back.

Directed by: Geoff Cawthorne

Written by: Fiona Samuel

Produced by: Tim Balme

Episode 5 | “Exposed to the Light”

A fundraising evening at the historic Brokenwood Empire Cinema turns deadly when a fire breaks out, and when the smoke clears, a local businessman is found strangled.

Directed by: Aidee Walker

Written by: Roy Ward

Produced by: Tim Balme

Episode 6 | “Here’s to you, Mrs. Robinson”

When Mike mysteriously leaves Brokenwood on other police business, Kristin is left to lead the investigation into a 1970s party where several partygoers wind up dead.

Directed by: Mike Smith

Written by: Tim Balme

Produced by: Tim Balme

About Acorn TV

Called a “glorious streaming service… an essential must-have” (The Hollywood Reporter) and “Netflix for the Anglophile” (NPR), AMC Networks’ Acorn TV is North America’s largest streaming service specializing in British and international television. Acorn TV adds exclusive new programs every week with a deep library of mysteries, dramas, and comedies with no commercials. In 2021, Acorn TV will feature several commissioned original series including the second season of Miss Fisher spinoff Ms. Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries, British crime drama Whitstable Pearl, Kiwi romantic comedy Under the Vines and British detective drama Dalgleish starring Bertie Carvel, as well as Irish crime thriller Bloodlands starring James Nesbitt and co-executive produced by Jed Mercurio, the return of Australian detective series My Life Is Murder starring Lucy Lawless, and a growing catalog of popular bingeable dramas that include A Place to Call Home, Detectorists, Jack Irish and Foyle’s War. Recent Acorn TV Original series include Deadwater Fell starring David Tennant, highly-rated BBC One drama The Nest; and groundbreaking BBC One period drama A Suitable Boy from Mira Nair. Acorn TV offers a free 7-day trial and thereafter is just $5.99/month or $59.99/year.