Must watch TV series this autumn

 

OZARK
This enthralling and gripping drama stars Jason Bateman as Marty Byrde, a financial planner who relocates his family from Chicago to a summer resort community in the Ozarks. With wife Wendy and their two kids in tow, Marty is on the move after a money-laundering scheme goes wrong, forcing him to pay off a substantial debt to a Mexican drug lord in order to keep his family safe. With a complex plot, in this terrifically thrilling tale could the unwanted circumstances force the fractured family to reconnect?
Available on: Netflix

UNSOLVED MYSTERIES
This iconic documentary series spans over 14 seasons dated from 1987 to 2010. It uses re-enactments and interviews to retell the perplexing stories of real cases that are unsolved. Covering crimes, tales of lost love, unexplained history and paranormal events
Available on: Netflix

OUR PLANET - BEHIND THE SCENES
David Attenborough’s globally watched series Our Planet releases unseen, behind-the-scenes footage from filming. Years spent recording footage of creatures from every corner of the globe is bound to produce unmissable content.
Available on: Netflix

MRS AMERICA
This historical drama tells the story of the movement to pass the Equal Rights Amendment in the United States, and the backlash spearheaded by outspoken conservative Phyllis Schlafly. This stylish, treacherous true story looks at the various proponents and opponents of second-wave feminism in the 1970s.
Available on: BBC iPlayer
THE LUMINARIES
Based on the Booker Prize- winning novel, The Luminaries is an intricately woven, suspenseful tale of love, magic, revenge and the lust for gold. Set at the far end of the world, it stars Eva Green, Eve Hewson and Himesh Patel.
Available on: BBC iPlayer
 
THE SALISBURY POISONINGS
A three-part fact-based drama reimagining the Novichok poisoning crisis in Salisbury in 2018, and the subsequent Amesbury poisonings. While the Skripals and DS Bailey fight to survive, you watch as the emergency services try to locate the source of the nerve agent to prevent further casualties
Available on: BBC iPlayer
 
SITTING IN LIMBO
Inspiried by a shocking story from the Windrush Scandal. After 50 years in the UK, Anthony Bryan is wrongfully detained by the Home Office and threatened with deportation. Patrick Robinson and Nadine Marshall lead the dram as Antony and Janet McKay-Williams.
Available on: BBC iPlayer
DOWN TO EARTH WITH ZAC EFRON
Hollywood actor Zac Efron journeys around the world with wellness expert Darin Olien in a travel show that explores healthy, sustainable ways to live. This documentary-series takes you to the hidden wonders of the world
Available on: Netflix
THE MANDALORIAN
Jon Favreau’s fantastic live-action Star Wars series is gripping all ages. Pedro Pascal stars as the eponymous interstellar bounty hunter, whose life and career are changed forever when he has a run-in with cuddly alien Baby Yoda.
Available on: Disney +