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On November 14, the YouTube original streaming series Origin will debut online.

This series is an intergalactic space thriller starring Harry Potter alums Tom Felton and Natalia Tena that follows a group of outsiders who find themselves abandoned on a ship bound for a distant land.

Now they must work together for survival, but quickly realize that one of them is far from who they claim to be.

Here is a trailer for Origin:

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The new streaming series The Cry will debut online on Sundance TV on November 8.

Doctor Who and Victoria alum Jenna Coleman stars in this powerful, psychological thriller that chronicles the collapse of a relationship between two young parents in the aftermath of a tragedy, exploring the myths and truths of motherhood, marriage, and post-partum depression.

The cast includes Ewen Leslie.

Here is a trailer for The Cry:

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On November 7, the two-hour series premiere of the new 6-part drama Clique will air on POP at 10 PM.

The series follows childhood best friends Georgia (Aisling Franciosi) and Holly (Synnove Karlsen) as they embark on the so-called best years of their lives at a university. They are quickly drawn into an alluring world of lavish parties and an elite clique of alpha girls, who intern at a corporation led by their economics professor, Jude (Louise Brearley).

But after witnessing an underbelly of drug use, sex, betrayal, violence and self-harm, Holly suspects a darkness lurking behind the corrupt corporation and must work to figure out its mysteries without encountering deadly consequences.

Here is a trailer for Clique.

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On November 2, the new Amazon streaming series Homecoming will debut online.

This mind-bending psychological thriller will Julia Roberts as Heidi Bergman, a caseworker at the Homecoming Transitional Support Center, a Geist Group facility helping soldiers transition back to civilian life. Walter Cruz (Stephan James) is one of these soldiers, eager to begin the next phase of his life. Overseeing Heidi and the facility is Colin Belfast (Bobby Cannavale), an ambitious company man whose manic demands point to questionable motives.

Four years later, Heidi has started a new life, living with her mother (Sissy Spacek) and working as a small-town waitress, when a Department of Defense auditor (Shea Whigham) comes to her with questions about why she left the Homecoming facility. Heidi begins to realize that there’s a whole other story behind the story she’s been telling herself. Other cast members include Dermot Mulroney, Jacob Pitts, Fran Kranz, Marianne Jean-Baptiste and Sydney Tamiia Poitier.

Here is a trailer for Homecoming:

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On October 31, the CBS All Access drama Tell Me A Story will debut online.

Set in modern-day New York City, this serialized drama interweaves “The Three Little Pigs,” “Little Red Riding Hood” and “Hansel and Gretel” into an epic and subversive tale of love, loss, greed, revenge and murder.

The ensemble cast includes Paul Wesley, James Wolk, Michael Raymond-James, Billy Magnussen, Dania Ramirez, Danielle Campbell, Dorian Missick, Rarmian Newton, Sam Jaeger, Kurt Yaeger, Paulina Singer, Davi Santos, Zabryna Guevara and Kim Cattrall.

Here is a trailer for Tell Me A Story:

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The new Netflix series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina will debut on October 26.

This version is a dark coming-of-age story that traffics in horror, the occult and, of course, witchcraft. Tonally in the vein of Rosemary’s Baby and The Exorcist, this adaptation finds Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) wrestling to reconcile her dual nature – half-witch, half-mortal – while standing against the evil forces that threaten her, her family and the daylight world humans inhabit.

The ensemble cast includes Lucy Davis, Miranda Otto, Michelle Gomez, Richard Coyle, Tati Gabrielle and Bronson Pinchot [among others].

Here is a trailer for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina:

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On October 25, the controversial small screen adaptation of the box office movie Heathers will finally debut on Paramount Network for a 5-night binge at 10 and 11 PM.

Set in the present day, “good girl” Veronica Sawyer (Grace Victoria Cox) deals with a very different but equally vicious group of ‘Heathers.’ Heather Chandler (Melanie Field) is the unconventional leader of this popular high school clique and rules Westerburg High through fear, intimidation and amazing fashion sense. Heather Duke (Brendan Scannell) is Heather C’s #1 sidekick and harnesses the Heather’s power to destroy whoever he views as a total discount hobgoblin.

Heather McNamara (Jasmine Mathews) is considered the nicest Heather in the group who lives in the shadow of the others. She’s hiding a dark secret that she doesn’t want to be exposed. JD Dean (James Scully) is the new boy in town with a dark side and sets out on a reckless path of destruction proving that no one, even his girlfriend Veronica is safe.

NOTE: Two more new episodes will air each night October 26 through October 28 with the final episode set to air on October 29.

Here is a trailer for Heathers:

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