Connect with us

LIST: TV Shows you should be streaming right now (April)

TV / Film

LIST: TV Shows you should be streaming right now (April)

Including DiepCity, The Handmaid’s Tale & Snowfall.

If you’re a fan-fav of TV shows, then the list is for you.

We’ve put together a list of TV Shows you should be streaming this month.

The list is of trending shows that are available stream on a number of platforms including Netflix, YouTube, Apple TV, and Showmax.

 

 

Here is our list of TV Shows you should be streaming right now:

 

Who Killed Sara? S1

(Netflix)

If you’re looking for a mystery thriller watch, then check out Netflix’s Who Killed Sara. The series follows Alex, a man convicted of a crime he did not commit, is released after 18 years behind bars. Upon leaving, he only wants revenge on Rodolfo Lazcano, the person responsible for the death for which he was sentenced. Things get complicated when Alex starts a sentimental relationship with Elisa, the Lazcano’s youngest daughter, and when he discovers that Rodolfo is innocent and that someone else, who has skillfully kept in the shadows, was the true cause of his disgrace.

 
 

The Handmaid’s Tale S4

(Showmax)
29 April

The cultural phenomenon picks up where we left off, with June’s fight for freedom against Gilead. But the risks she takes bring unexpected and dangerous new challenges, and her desire for justice and revenge threaten to consume her and destroy her most cherished relationships.

Emmy nominees Joseph Fiennes and Yvonne Strahovski are back in their Emmy-nominated roles as Fred Waterford and Serena Joy, as are Ann Dowd, Alexis Bledel, Bradley Whitford and Samira Wiley in their Emmy-winning roles as Aunt Lydia, Emily, Commander Lawrence, and Moira respectively. Rising child star and Critics’ Choice nominee Mckenna Grace (The Haunting of Hill House, Troop Zero, I, Tonya) joins the cast this season as the teenage wife of a much older commander.

 
 

Sky Rojo S1

(Netflix)
Now Streaming

Sky Rojo is a Spanish action crime drama television series, created by Álex Pina and Esther Martínez Lobato. The series traces three prostitutes who flee from their pimp. According to the creators, the series shows “the impunity, ambiguity and brutal reality of prostitution, and the psychological portraits of those on both sides of the scale”

 
 

DiepCity

(Mzansi Magic)
Now Streaming

Produced by Mandla N of Black Brain Productions, DiepCity is a fresh new telenovela that explores the struggle of four young women trying to make their way in the world. The show focuses on disillusioned – young women who were forced into crime while in high school, just to make ends meet.

 
 

Snowfall S4

Now Streaming

Business is booming in season four of Snowfall. It’s January 1st, 1985. Ronald Reagan has won his re-election campaign proclaiming it is “morning again in America,” but in South Central, Los Angeles, it feels more like the sun is getting low. The demand for crack cocaine is high, and while our crew of dealers led by Franklin Saint (Damson Idris) are benefiting greatly from the rising tide of addiction, they are also starting to become aware of the damage the drug is doing to the people and to the place they love. With the entire nation taking note, the LAPD is diverting serious money and resources to the “war on drugs.” Politicians’ phones are ringing. Powerful people are concerned from the hallways of The White House to those of CIA headquarters, where there are whispers that one of their own may be involved in this burgeoning epidemic.

 
 

Shadow and Bone

(Netflix)
23 April

Based on Leigh Bardugo’s worldwide bestselling Grishaverse novels, Shadow and Bone finds us in a war-torn world where lowly soldier and orphan Alina Starkov has just unleashed an extraordinary power that could be the key to setting her country free. With the monstrous threat of the Shadow Fold looming, Alina is torn from everything she knows to train as part of an elite army of magical soldiers known as Grisha.

The series stars Jessie Mei Li (Alina Starkov), Archie Renaux (Malyen Oretsev), Freddy Carter (Kaz Brekker), Amita Suman (Inej), Kit Young (Jesper Fahey), and Ben Barnes (General Kirigan).

 
 

The Station

(Showmax)
Now Streaming

Thespians Sello Maake Ka Ncube and Lerato Mvelase star alongside each other as husband and wife in The Station, a new drama series that will see power dynamics come to play between four employees who suddenly become shareholders of a filling station.

When Don (the Legendary Owen Sejake) leaves his station to his four employees, a lot of scheming and backstabbing comes into play as they all try to take control of the station. But a clash of personalities and them working against each other threatens to destroy the legacy left by Don, their ex-boss who was known as a successful businessman with a passion for giving back to the community.

The 13-part drama series will also star Sphamandla Dhludhlu star as Ceasar, a young man determined to see the business succeed to improve his socio-economic conditions and support his father Themba [Ernest Ndlovu], who is wheelchair-bound. But with Diliza (Aubrey Mmakola) threatening to take control of the filling station and run it to the ground, will Cynthia (Lerato Mvelase), Fix (Sello Maake Ka Ncube) and Ceasar be able to stop him?

 
 

This Is A Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist

(Netflix)
7 April 2021

The new four-part Netflix docuseries “This Is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist,” rewinds back to 1990 when two men dressed as cops con their way into a Boston museum and steal a fortune in art.
The art is still missing, but the cold case has revealed one of the strangest, wide-reaching conspiracy to touch the art community — one that involves the Irish and Italian mobs, and stretches across Europe and Asia.

The works of art whose total value is worth roughly $500 million were stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston by two men posing as police officers. Entering with the statement “This is a robbery,” the thieves tied up the guards and looted the museum. Over 30 years later, the case remains unsolved.

 
 

DAM

(Showmax)
Now Streaming

Pallance Dladla and Lea Vivier star in new psychological thriller “DAM”.

Lea Vivier stars as Yola Fischer, who returns from Chile to the Eastern Cape to bury her father, only to be tormented by spirits in the farm house she has inherited.

Pallance Dladla plays Themba, her love interest, a biker on the run.

Natasha Loring plays Yola’s sister, Sienna; Antoinette Louw plays her aunt Dora; and Faniswa Yisa is Lindiwe; with aKing frontman Laudo Liebenberg and Gerald Steyn as brothers Rudy and Max Reese.

 
 

Dad Stop Embarrassing Me!

(Netflix)
14 April 2021

The series is created by Bentley Kyle Evans who an executive produce alongside Jamie Foxx. The 8-episode series stars Jamie Foxx along with her daughter Corinne Foxx. This marks Foxx’s return to sitcom after 20 years since starring in ’90s sitcoms such as In Living Color and The Jamie Foxx Show.

Dad Stop Embarrassing Me follows Brian Dixon, a successful business owner and bachelor, who just became a full-time father to his teenage daughter Sasha. Determined to be the best father he can be, Brian’s going to need all the help he can get from his dad and sister— and Sasha’s going to need all the help she can get learning how to deal with her new, lovingly chaotic.

 
 

Dead Places

(Netflix)
16 April 2021

Dead Places is set to take viewers on a supernatural journey as we follow the ghostly adventures of Will (Anthony Oseyemi), Kelly (Shamilla Miller) and Joe (Rea Rangaka).

In the series Will Stone as he returns home to investigate a series of supernatural occurrences for his new book. On his journey he meets Kelly and Joe, to form an unlikely trio, on the hunt for supernatural entities. Will secretly begins his own investigation into the death of his sister, with every episode leading him closer to the truth of what happened all those years ago.

Dead Places was shot in 50 locations across South Africa including Cape Town, Johannesburg, the Cradle of Humankind and Thabazimbi.

 
 


Share your thoughts on this article and join the conversation on Twitter or Facebook.

 

Receive exclusive and latest updates on Music, Sneakers, Fashion and latest trends.

 


(Visited 1,892 times, 10 visits today)
Continue Reading

More in TV / Film

To Top