Five years after wrapping up the mystery of serial killer “A,” Pretty Little Liars returns to the small screen with an HBO Max reboot. Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin features an all-new group of teens navigating a mystery that ties back to their mothers’ high school years.
Also today: William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti, and Nick Offerman headline Peacock black comedy The Resort, Netflix’s Keep Breathing drops Melissa Barrera into the wilderness, Harley Quinn continues her villainous journey in Season 3, and more. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Thursday:
Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin: Series premiere. 20 years ago, a series of tragic events nearly ripped the blue-collar town of Millwood apart. Now, in the present day, a disparate group of teen girls find themselves tormented by an unknown assailant known as “A” and are made to pay for the secret sin committed by their parents two decades ago. Three episodes of the teen drama reboot drop today. Read our review. Streaming on HBO Max
The Resort: Series premiere. While vacationing in the Mayan Riviera for their 10th anniversary, Noah (William Jackson Harper) and Emma (Cristin Milioti) are drawn into an unsolved mystery. Produced by Sam Esmail, the mystery-comedy also stars Nick Offerman, Skyler Gisondo, and Debby Ryan. Read our review. Streaming on Peacock
Keep Breathing: Complete limited series. After her private plane crashes in the remote Canadian frontier, lone survivor Liv (Melissa Barrera), a New York lawyer, must battle an unforgiving wilderness and past personal traumas to stay alive. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
Harley Quinn: Season 3 premiere. Harley Quinn (Kaley Cuoco) and Poison Ivy (Lake Bell) return to Gotham as the new power couple of DC villainy. Alongside their ragtag crew, “Harlivy” strive to become the best version of themselves while also working toward Ivy’s long desired plan of transforming Gotham into an Eden paradise. Watch trailer. Streaming on HBO Max
Three Families: Complete limited series. Set between 2013 and 2019, this two-part drama explores Northern Ireland’s exemption from the UK’s Abortion Act of 1967 through the stories of three women and their families. Watch trailer. Streaming on Sundance Now
American Horror Stories: New episode. Randy Jay Burrell, Cameron Cowperthwaite, and Madison Iseman star in a new episode of the horror anthology, titled "Necro." Streaming on FX on Hulu
Players: Season 1 finale. Dan Perrault and Tony Yacenda’s League of Legends mockumentary wraos its first season. Read our review. Streaming on Paramount+
Shark Week 2022: Special presentations. Tracy Morgan teams up with shark experts to identify the craziest and most ferocious sharks in the ocean and showcase his favorite creatures in the first of four Shark Week specials airing tonight. 8:00 PM ET on Discovery and Discovery+
Rap Sh!t: New episode. Drops at 9:00 PM ET on HBO Max
Hell of a Week With Charlamagne Tha God: Season 2 premiere. Charlamagne Tha God’s late night show Tha God’s Honest Truth gets a new title and a complete overhaul as it begins its second season. The revamped series will now feature unlikely pairings of comedians, celebrities, and thought-leaders debating politics and culture. Watch trailer. 11:30 PM ET on Comedy Central
Claire Spellberg Lustig is the Senior Editor at Primetimer and a scholar of The View. Follow her on Twitter at @c_spellberg.
TOPICS: Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin, HBO Max, Peacock, Harley Quinn, Keep Breathing, The Resort, Three Families