The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to HBO, Hulu, Apple TV + and More in June

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Chloe ‘

Starts streaming: June 24

In this British psychological thriller series, Erin Doherty plays Becky Green, a clever schemer who is plagued with self-doubt and prone to daydreaming – like a cross between Patricia Highsmith’s Tom Ripley and James Thurber’s Walter Mitty. Becky has a habit of scrolling through social media accounts, looking for high-end parties to crash, which gets her into trouble when one of her favorite influencers, Chloe Fairbourne (Poppy Gilbert), mysteriously leaves her two phone messages before being found dead. Becky uses her uncanny ability to fit in with the elites to get close to Chloe’s friends, in hopes of figuring out what really happened.

Also arriving:

June 3

“The Boys” Season 3

June 10

“Fairfax” Season 2

June 17

“The Lake” Season 1

“The Summer I Turned Pretty” Season 1

‘For All Mankind’ Season 3

Starts streaming: June 10

Though “For All Mankind” has been one of TV’s best dramas since it debuted in 2019, it has never drawn much social media buzz or awards attention. Perhaps the more overtly science fiction-oriented Season 3 will win some new fans. The show is set in an alternate history where the 1960s Cold War space race between the United States and the Soviet Union escalated instead of petering out, leading to cultural changes for both nations – some subtle, some not – in the ensuing decades. Season 3 is set in the 1990s, as the push toward the stars extends to Mars, which the Americans and the Russians are scrambling to conquer first, while their respective governments deal with multiple political crises back on Earth.

‘Loot’ Season 1

Starts streaming: June 24

The writer-producers Alan Yang and Matt Hubbard – the team behind the smart, strange afterlife dramedy “Forever” – team up again with the actress and producer Maya Rudolph for the sitcom “Loot.” Rudolph plays Molly, a recent divorcee who has billions of dollars at her disposal and no sense of direction in her life. She decides to rededicate herself to her charitable foundation, and quickly finds that decades of living in a bubble have left her way out of touch with the kind of people her money is meant to help. Mj Rodriguez plays the foundation’s director, who needs Molly’s money but does not really want her input. “Loot” is essentially an old-fashioned workplace comedy, but rooted in the uniquely modern problem of mega-rich folks who want to leave a positive legacy but aren’t accustomed to taking advice.

Also arriving:

June 3

“Physical” Season 2

June 10

Lovely Little Farm

June 17

Cha Cha Real Smooth

“Home” Season 2

‘Ms. Marvel ‘Season 1

Starts streaming: June 8

This action-comedy series introduces one of the most popular new comic book superheroes of the past decade to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Iman Vellani plays Kamala Khan, an awkward 16-year-old Pakistani American girl from Jersey City, NJ, who is a superfan of the cosmic Avenger Carol Danvers, aka Captain Marvel. When Kamala inherits a device that gives her powers of her own, she has to balance her daily life as the daughter of strict Muslim parents with the wild experiences of a superhero-in-training. Less epic in scale than other Marvel movies and TV shows, “Ms. Marvel ”- like the comics it based on – is really a coming-of-age story, featuring a hero who often feels like a hapless outsider whenever she’s not in costume.

Also arriving:

June 3

Hollywood Stargirl

June 10

“Beyond Infinity: Buzz and the Journey to Lightyear”

June 15

“Family Reboot” Season 1

June 24

“Rise”

Trevor: The Musical

June 29

“Baymax!” Season 1

‘Irma Vep’

Starts streaming: June 6

The French writer-director Olivier Assayas revisits and updates the themes of his 1996 film “Irma Vep” for this new mini-series, which, like the original, is about a movie crew remaking Louis Feuillade’s classic 1915-16 serial “Les Vampires. ” Alicia Vikander plays Mira, an American actress who agrees to take the lead in the picture both to stretch her talents and to escape the pressures of being a big star. When Mira unexpectedly finds herself surrounded by indecisive crew members, duplicitous castmates and a parade of ex-lovers, she copes by disappearing more and more into her character: a devious master criminal. The particular details of this “Irma Vep” are different from the old version, but once again Assayas is interested in the peculiar ecosystem of a film set, which can be baffling to outsiders but welcoming to weirdos.

‘The Janes’

Starts streaming: June 8

This timely documentary looks back at the years just before the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision laid the groundwork for abortion rights. Directed by Tia Lessin and Emma Pildes, “The Janes” covers a Chicago-based underground network that helped women procure safe and affordable abortions in the late 1960s and early ’70s. Using archival footage and new interviews, Lessin and Pildes recall how dangerous the pre-Roe America could be for women, whose needs were often overlooked by the male-dominated medical establishment – and who could be exploited by criminals out to make a quick buck from people too desperate to complain. The film is also about the era of growing feminist movement, which was born in part from women bonding over common experiences rarely discussed in public.

Also arriving:

June 9

“Amsterdam” Season 1

“Summer Camp Island” Season 6

June 16

“Father of the Bride”

June 23

Menudo: Forever Young

June 26

“Westworld” Season 4

June 30

“Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Underground Rock Experience”

‘The Old Man’

Starts streaming: June 17

Based on a Thomas Perry novel, the road-trip thriller “The Old Man” stars Jeff Bridges as a former intelligence officer who has been in hiding for decades, living a relatively quiet life under the alias Dan Chase. When his past finally catches up with him, Chase goes on the run, pursued by an old associate (John Lithgow). The ex-spy’s faculties have dimmed considerably during his downtime, but he remembers enough tradecraft to keep the game going – even though he’s risking everything he holds dear just to stay alive and out of prison a little longer. “The Old Man” combines slam-bang action scenes with quieter character moments, in which grizzled warriors reflect on their successes and mistakes.

‘Only Murders in the Building’ Season 2

Starts streaming: June 28

Last summer’s surprise streaming hit returns for a second season, with Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez reprising their roles as New York neighbors who launch a true-crime podcast in an effort to solve a shocking crime in their apartment complex – and perhaps to revitalize their moribund personal lives. Season 1 of “Only Murders in the Building” ended with the amateur detectives finding the killer, then immediately becoming the chief suspects in yet another homicide. Expect another twisty and surprising mystery in Season 2, as well as more charming interplay between the show’s three main characters, who are each emotionally needy in their own way but fundamentally good-hearted.

Also arriving:

June 2

“The Orville: New Horizons” Season 1

June 3

“Fire Island”

June 13

“The Worst Person in the World”

June 15

“Love, Victor” Season 3

June 17

“Good Luck to You, Leo Grande”

June 23

“The Bear” Season 1

‘Jerry and Marge Go Large’

Starts streaming: June 17

Based on a true story, the dramedy “Jerry and Marge Go Large” stars Bryan Cranston as Jerry Selbee, a retired Michigan factory worker and amateur number-cruncher who discovers a glitch in the Massachusetts lottery’s odds and puts together a consortium of his small- town friends and neighbors to buy enough tickets to maximize returns. The community’s feel-good story hits a bump when a group of Harvard students discovers the same lottery loophole and conspires to drive the Selbees out of business. Directed by David Frankel from a Brad Copeland screenplay (adapting an article by Jason Fagone), the movie features a cast of older comedians and actors, including Annette Bening as Jerry’s wife, Marge.

Also arriving:

June 1

South Park: The Streaming Wars

June 12

“Evil” Season 3

June 16

“Players” Season 1

‘Rutherford Falls’ Season 2

Starts streaming: June 16

The first season of “Rutherford Falls” delivered incisive and funny riffs on the indelible stain of colonialism, via the story of a proud New England historian named Nathan Rutherford (Ed Helms) who sells tourists a skewed version of American history in which his ancestors worked happily arm-in-arm with the native Minishonka tribe. Season 2 picks up after last year big twist, which saw the Minishonka casino owner Terry Thomas (Michael Greyeyes) and Nathan’s best friend Reagan Wells (Jana Schmieding) seizing control of the town and choosing to maintain its idealized take on the past in order to enrich their own community. The power dynamic between these characters has changed, but the show’s writers are still coaxing dark comedy out of the many ways they scramble to maintain lies rather than face painful truths.

Also arriving:

June 14

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