Searching for a premium TV show to settle in with tonight?
HBO Max, soon to be called just Max, has quite a few quality TV series to binge. It helps that the streaming service is the home of HBO, Warner Bros. and DC Comics. You’ll find something to keep you on the couch.
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What’s new on HBO Max/Max in May
- White House Plumbers, miniseries premiere (2023): Political drama starring Woody Harrelson and Justin Theroux. It imagines the behind-the-scenes story of how President Richard Nixon’s political saboteurs accidentally toppled the presidency they were zealously trying to protect.
- The Other Two, season 3 premiere (2019- ): Comedy. The first season follows adult siblings whose lives are completely upended when their 13-year-old brother becomes incredibly famous overnight.
- Rick and Morty, season 6 (2013- ): Adult animated comedy. It follows a sociopathic genius scientist who drags his inherently timid grandson on insanely dangerous adventures across the universe.
- Angel City, docuseries premiere (2023): Sports. It goes behind the scenes and onto the pitch of the groundbreaking Los Angeles-based professional women’s soccer team, Angel City Football Club.
- Spy/Master, season 1 premiere (2023- ): Drama. It’s set during the height of the Cold War and covers a week in the life of fictional character Victor Godeanu, the right-hand man and closest adviser to Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu.
What’s coming to Max
HBO Max becomes Max on May 23 in the US. Warner Bros. Discovery has already shared a few new titles hitting the Max service on that date, including shows SmartLess: On the Road and Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai, and the film Shazam! Fury of the Gods. We’ll update this list as we learn more about what will be on Max at launch.
Best HBO Max original TV series
At time of writing, these TV shows all score at least 70 on Metacritic.