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The new Apple TV half-hour drama Little Voice will debut online on July 10.

Bess King (Brittany O’Grady from FOX’s Sing) is a uniquely talented, but stage-shy, performer struggling to fulfill her dreams while navigating rejection, love and complicated family issues.

The cast includes Sean Teale (The Gifted) and Colton Ryan (Broadway’s Girl From The North Country).

The series comes from J.J. Abrams with original music by Waitress writer team Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson.

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On July 8, the limited series Stateless will debut on Netflix.

The paths of four diverse strangers intersect at an immigration detention center in the Australian outback.

The cast includes Cate Blanchett (who also co-created) as well as Dominic West, Jai Courtney and Yvonne Strahovski.

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The new Netflix series The Baby-Sitters Club will debut online on July 3.

In this contemporary take on the beloved book series, five best friends launch a baby-sitting business that’s big on fun and adventure.

The parents will be played by Alicia Silverstone and Mark Feuerstein and a group of newcomers as the five friends.

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On July 2, the new Netflix series Warrior Nun, based on the manga novel of the same name, will debut online.

The series follows 19-year-old Ava (well-known Portugal actress (but relative unknown in the US) Alba Baptista), a self-proclaimed “freak” who mysteriously wakes up in a morgue to find that she’s now a member of an ancient order that fights demons on Earth.

The cast includes Joaquim De Almeida (24).

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On June 21, the new HBO series Perry Mason will debut at 9 PM

On the heels of an unsavory investigation involving a famous comedian, Perry Mason (Matthew Rhys) is hired to solve a perplexing case involving the brutal kidnapping of 1-year-old Charlie Dodson.

The cast includes Tatiana Maslany and John Lithgow.

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On June 17, the Hulu drama Love, Victor – based on the world of the box office film Love, Simon, will debut online.

The 10-episode series is set in the world of the box office movie Love, Simon – inspired by the acclaimed novel by Becky Albertalli.

It follows Victor (Michael Cimino), a new student at Creekwood High School on his own journey of self-discovery, facing challenges at home, adjusting to a new city, and struggling with his sexual orientation. When it all seems too much, he reaches out to Simon to help him navigate the ups and downs of high school.

The cast includes Ana Ortiz and Sophia Bush as well as Nick Robinson (lead of the Love, Simon movie) as the narrator.

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On June 14, the new period piece drama Beecham House will debut on PBS at 10 PM.

The drama is set in 1795 India where ex-soldier John Beecham (Tom Bateman) buys the titular manse to start a new life after quitting the greedy British East India Company. His extended family and household staff are soon caught up in shared secrets, lies, love and political intrigue.

The cast includes Lesley Nicol, who played Mrs. Patmore on Downton Abbey

Here is a trailer for Beecham House.

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On June 13, the 6-part limited series Agatha Christie’s Partners in Crime will debut on Ovation at 7 PM.

Set in cold-war Britain, in the quaint suburbs of 1950s London, the Beresfords are in desperate need of some adventure. Meet Tommy and Tuppence (David Walliams and Jessica Raine), a crime-fighting duo, that also happens to be married!

The cast includes James Fleet and Matthew Steer.

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On June 5, the new Cinemax drama Trackers will debut at 10 PM.

This series is an adaptation of internationally acclaimed crime novel by author Deon Meyer that deftly interweaves three story strands into a sophisticated action-packed thriller that covers the length and breadth of South Africa, explosively colliding in Cape Town in a violent conspiracy involving organized crime, smuggled diamonds, state security, black rhinos, the CIA and an international terrorist plot.

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The USA Network series Dirty John: The Betty Broderick Story will debut on June 2 at 9 PM followed by its time-slot premiere at 10 PM.

The 2nd installment of the anthology series spans the 1960s to the 1980s through the breakdwon of a marriage that ended in double homicide. Betty Broderick (Amanda Peet) was the perfect Southern California blonde wife and mother. Married to her handsome college boyfriend Dan (Christian Slater), Betty charms everyone she meets. After years of sacrifice and suffering while supporting Dan through both medical and law school until he exploded into the San Diego legal community as a superstar, Betty is finally enjoying the fruits of their labors.

That is, until Dan hires Linda, a bright, beautiful young woman without baggage with whom he can happily forget the struggles of his past. Betty’s attempts to fight back and enraged refusals to accept reality only serve to isolate and destabilize her until she loses her very identity. And Dan’s cold confidence blinds him to the bear he has created, and won’t stop poking until it’s too late.

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