September is full of new programming on Crave. New series from HBO include Coastal Elites, The Third Day, and We Are Who We Are. HBO Max’s Unpregnant and Raised By Wolves also make their debut on Crave in Canada. STARZ’s Power Book II: Ghost and Showtime The Comey Rule also round up the list.
Hollywood flicks hitting the streaming service and cable network include Ben Affleck’s The Way Back (Friday, September 4), and Elizabeth Moss’ The Invisible Man (Friday, September 25). TIFF favourite Blood Quantum is also set to premiere on Friday, September 11.
All five season of Sailor Moon are added to the Crave library on Friday, September 18. If you missed it last month, Crave has also added some MTV favourites including Laguna Beach and The Hills – all seasons!
Meanwhile, Canada’s Drag Race has its first season finale on Thursday, September 3 at 9 p.m. ET. Star Trek: Lower Decks continues on Thursdays.
HBO Max’s Raised By Wolves is this month’s first new series to premiere on Crave beginning Thursday, September 3. From Ridley Scott, the series centres around two droids tasked with raising human children on a mysteries new planet after the Earth is destroyed by a great war. As the burgeoning colony of humans threatens to be torn apart by religious differences, the androids learn that controlling the beliefs of humans is a treacherous and difficult task. The series stars Travis Fimmel (Vikings), Amanda Collin (A Conspiracy of Faith), and Abubakar Salim (Fortitude).
STARZ’s Power Book II: Ghost premieres on Sunday, September 6 and picks up after the events of Power as Tariq grapples with a new world order: his father dead and his mother, Tasha, facing charges for the murder her son committed. The series stars Michael Rainey (The Butler), Mary J. Blige, Naturi Naughton (Fame), Method Man (The Deuce), Paige Hurd (Beauty Shop), Sherri Saum (Sunset Beach), Justin Marcel McManus (Search Party), Shalim Ortiz (Ballers), Gianni Paolo (Ma), and LaToya Tonodea (The Oath).
HBO Max’s original film Unpregnant premieres on Thursday, September 10. Adapted from a young adult noel by Jenni Hendriks and Ted Caplan, the film follows 17-year-old Veronica (Haley Lu Richardson) finds herself making a very big decision and enlists the help of her ex-best friend, Bailey (Barbie Ferreira).
Written by Paul Rudnick (Addams Family Values) and directed by Jay Roach (Bombshell), HBO’s socially distanced special comedy Coastal Elites premieres on Saturday, September 12 at 8 p.m. ET. Bette Midler, Kaitlyn Dever (Booksmart), Dan Levy (Schitt’s Creek), Sarah Paulson (American Crime Story), and Issa Rae(Insecure) star in the comedic satire where characters grapple with politics, culture, and the pandemic.
The Third Day, HBO’s limited series is divided in two parts: “Summer” and “Winter.” In “Summer,” one man (Jude Law) visits a mysterious island off the British coast and discovers a group of inhabitants intent on preserving their home at any cost. In “Winter,” a strong-willed outsider (Naomie Harris) comes to the island seekers answers, but instead causes a battle to decide its fate.
HBO series We Are Who We Are premieres on Monday, September 14 and is a coming-of-age-story set in 2016 about two American teenagers who live on a military base with their parents in Italy. The series fromLuca Guardagnino (who directed Call Me By Your Name) and stars Chloë Sevigny (Big Love), Jack Dylan Grazer (It), Alice Braga (Queen of the South), Jordan Kristine Seamón, Spence Moore II (The Rookie), Kid Cudie, Faith Alabi (Vera), Francesca Scorsese (The Departed), Ben Taylor (Star Wars: The Phantom Menace), Corey Knight (Nobodies), Tom Mercier (Synonyms), and Sebastian Pigazzi (Stupid Cupid).
Showtime’s The Comey Rule premieres on Sunday, September 27 at 9 p.m. ET and is based on former FBI Director James Comey’s best-selling book, “A High Loyalty,” which is about the turbulent events surrounding the 2016 American presidential election and its aftermath. Jeff Daniels and Brendan Gleeson star.
New Episodes and Specials from HBO and HBO Max
- Axios – Tuesdays
- Raised By Wolves – Wednesdays (Beginning September 3 with 3 episodes)
- Room 104 – Fridays at 11 p.m. ET
- Lovecraft Country – Sundays at 9 p.m. ET
- The Vow – Sundays at 10 p.m. ET
- Real Time with Bill Maher – Fridays at 10 p.m. ET; on-demand the following morning beginning Sept. 11
- The Third Day – Mondays at 9 p.m. ET beginning September 14
- We Are Who We Are – Mondays at 10 p.m. ET beginning September 14
New Episodes and Specials from Showtime
- The Circus – Sundays at 8 p.m. ET
- Love Fraud – Sundays at 9 p.m. ET
- We Hunt Together – Sundays at 10 p.m. ET
- Our Cartoon President – Sundays at 8:30 p.m. ET beginning September 13
- Desus & Mero – Sundays at 11 p.m. ET (beginning Sept. 13), Thursday, Sept. 17 at 11 p.m. ET, Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 11 p.m ET
New Episodes and Specials from STARZ
- Power Book: II Ghost – Sundays
- P-Valley – Season finale on September 6
- Standing Up, Falling Down (September 4)
- The Way Back (September 4)
- Tammy’s Always Dying (September 10)
- White Lie (September 10)
- Blood Quantum (September 11)
- Just Mercy (September 12)
- Divide & Conquer (September 14)
- The Rest of Us (September 15)
- Castle in the Ground (September 16)
- And the Birds Rained Down (September 17)
- A Hidden Life (September 18)
- Arab Blues (September 18)
- Military Wives (September 18)
- Spies in Disguise (September 18)
- Robert the Bruce (September 25)
- The Invisible Man (September 25)
Additional Highlighted Programming
- Love Island – New Episodes Added Weekly
- The Bold and the Beautiful – New Episodes Added Weekly
- The Big Bang Theory (Season 9) – September 1
- Canada’s Drag Race – Season Finale on September 3
- Star Trek: Lower Decks – Thursdays
- F*ck, That’s Delicious (Season 4) – September 4
- Arrow (Season 8) – September 11
- Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Season 7) – September 11
- Sailor Moon (Seasons 1-5) – September 18
- DC’s Legend of Tomorrow (Season 5) – September 18
- Catfish (Seasons 1-3) – September 25
- Double Shot at Love with DJ Pauly D & Vinny (Seasons 1-2) – September 25
- Revenge Prank with DJ Pauly D & Vinny – September 25
- Snooki & J WOWW (Seasons 3-4) – September 25
- Teen Mom OG (Seasons 1-3) – September 25
- The Challenge Champs vs. Stars – September 25
- The Challenge (Seasons 32-34) – September 25
- Jim Jeffries (Season 2, Episodes 21-30) – September 25
Check out what else is streaming in Canada here.