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Fetch summer binge list

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27th Dec 2018, 11:00am
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Christmas has come and gone and now’s the perfect time to catch up on all your favourite TV shows. Shut the blinds, turn up the aircon, and kick back on the couch with these binge-worthy TV hits on Fetch.

 

1. Blue Planet II (PG)

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The breathtaking TV mini-series, Blue Planet II explores the seemingly limitless depths of the world’s ocean in eight stunning episodes. Descend into the deep blue and be intrigued by various marine life in their natural habitat, like orcas, cuttlefish, dancing yeti crabs, and many more. This series also explores mankind’s influence on the ocean through global pollution and climate change.

 

Coming nearly two decades after the award-winning original The Blue Planet (2001),sit back and enjoy the familiar tones of the legendary Sir David Attenborough – buy it now in the TV Store.

 

2. True Detective – Season 2 (MA15+)

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Set in California, the second season of True Detective follows the interweaving stories of three law enforcement officers and a career criminal, who are caught up in a string of conspiracy and betrayal following a bizarre murder.

 

Starring Hollywood heavyweights Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams and Vince Vaughn, this season will leave you on the edge of your seat for eight captivating episodes. You can also catch up on the first season on Fetch – buy episodes or seasons 1 – 2 now in the Fetch TV Store.

 

3. Big Little Lies (MA15+)

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Based on the bestselling novel by Aussie author Liane Moriarty, Big Little Lies has all the hallmarks of a binge worthy drama with rich parents, beautiful children, stunning homes and schoolyard scandal. Across seven episodes we’re introduced to three emotionally troubled Monterrey mums (Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley) who become embroiled in a murder investigation.

 

The first season of Big Little Lies was a huge success, earning eight Emmy Awards and a string of acting awards for our very own Nicole Kidman. You can buy episodes or the entire first season in the Fetch TV Store.

 

4. Outlander (MA15+)

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Outlander follows the story of Claire Randall, an English World War II combat nurse who is mysteriously transported back in time to 1743, where she becomes entangled in the Jacobite risings. If you’re looking for a passionate love story, action, and amazing costumes and sets, this show has it all, while staying faithful to Diana Gabaldon’s book series upon which the series is based.

 

With four seasons already available for this one, here’s to weeks of summer entertainment.  Seasons 1 – 4 are available now to buy in the TV Store.

 

5. Ballers (MA15+)

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Set in sunny Miami, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson stars as retired footballer turned financial manager, Spencer Strasmore. Ballers is centred around Spencer as he builds a client base of young guns and veteran NFL stars alike, but his role in their lives goes much further than money management. You can find out how Spencer’s new career unfolds on Fetch with seasons 1 – 4 available to buy now in the TV Store.

 

6. Game of Thrones (R18+)

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If you haven’t watched Game of Thrones yet you might have been living under a rock for the last few years. This blockbuster fantasy series is based upon the novels by George R.R. Martin and follows several overlapping and complex storylines as the noble families of Westeros fight for control of the Iron Throne, all while the threat of an ancient enemy grows.

 

Winter is coming. And so too is the final season of GOT. Get up to-date in time – buy episodes or entire seasons of Game of Thrones now in the Fetch TV Store.

 

7. Atlanta (M)

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Donald Glover (‘Childish Gambino’) writes, directs and stars in Atlanta alongside his on-screen cousin (played by Brian Tyree Henry) as the pair navigate the Atlanta rap-scene. The series touches on social and economic issues like poverty, status, race and relationships and has received a number of accolades including two Golden Globe Awards.

 

Buy episodes or seasons 1 – 2 now in the TV Store on Fetch.

 

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