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10 streaming trailer to watch this week: His Dark Materials Season 2 and more

A Still From Criminal UK Season 2 starring Kit Harrington

Credit: Netflix

It’s that time of the week again where we get you the hottest new streaming trailers from the week gone by. This week, we’ve got a treasure trove of ten new streaming trailers for you to watch.

Netflix is bringing back The Haunting series in an eerie new tale this October. Jon Snow — aka Kit Harrington — returns to the streaming screens in the second installment of Criminal UK. A chic, new series comes from the creator of Sex And The City. And Ewan McGregor teams up with his best friend and TV host Charley Boorman for an Apple TV Plus motorcycle adventure series.

Check out all that and more in our streaming trailers roundup below.

Streaming trailers of the week

1. The Haunting of Bly Manor

From Mike Flanagan, creator of The Haunting of Hill House, comes another chilling story in the next chapter of the horror anthology series. Netflix dropped the trailer for The Haunting Of Bly Manor this week, and it’s as creepy as they come. It’s got a 1980s setting, an ancient manor with dark secrets, Annabelle-like dolls, and ghost heads popping out from misty lakes. The scene is set for some jump scares and screams. Watch the trailer below.

2. The Boys in the Band

Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons leads an ensemble cast including Zachary Quinto, Andrew Rannells, Charlie Carver, Matt Bomer, and more in this upcoming Netflix movie adaptation of an award-winning Broadway play. The streaming trailer for The Boys in the Band outlines the plot of the movie: in 1968 New York, nine gay men band together to celebrate a birthday party only to have their evening disrupted by someone from the host’s past. Catch the streaming trailer below.

3. Challenger: The Final Flight

Netflix has posted the trailer for its upcoming four-part docuseries based on the 1968 Challenger space shuttle tragedy. Produced by Star Wars director J. J. Abrams, the series examines how the space shuttle broke apart just 73 seconds after its launch, as millions of Americans watched the events unfold on live television. The show also documents how NASA assembled one of the most diverse crews for the mission, including conversations with their surviving family members. Check out the trailer below.

4. Long Way Up

Apple has released the trailer for its new motorcycle adventure reality series starring actor Ewan McGregor and TV host Charley Boorman. Long Way Up reunites the duo for the ultimate adventure in travel and friendship after more than a decade since their last motorcycle adventure around the world. This time, they plan to ride from Argentina to Los Angeles…on electric bikes! Yikes! Check out the trailer below.

5. Welcome to the Blumhouse

As the name makes it clear, Welcome to the Blumhouse is a horror series streaming soon on Amazon Prime Video. It will consist of four original hair-raising stories — The Lie, Black Box, Nocturne, and Evil Eye — featuring a star-studded cast including Peter Sarsgaard, Joey King, Troy James, and others. The series kicks off in October and will be released in installments of two. Check out the trailer below. 

Also read: The best horror movies you can stream on Amazon Prime Video

6. Tehran

Another Apple TV Plus trailer for the platform’s upcoming espionage thriller makes our list this week. The series comes from Fauda writer Moshe Zonder and premieres with its first three episodes later this month. What happens when an Israeli Mossad agent enters enemy territory in Iran and gets caught? The age-old conflict between the two neighboring countries gets another shake in this Apple original. Watch the trailer below.

7. Criminal UK: Season 2

Haven’t seen GoT’s Kit Harrington in a while? Well, you won’t need to wait long as Netflix has put out the trailer for season two of Criminal UK starring none other than Mr. Jon Snow himself. He’s one of the four new suspects in this interrogation room thriller. Joining him are Kunal Nayyar, Sharon Horgan, and Sophie Okonedo. Take a look at the trailer below.

8. Wireless

From executive producer Steven Soderbergh comes a suspense thriller set deep in the cold Colorado mountains. If you know what it’s like to be stuck in an impossible situation with a dying smartphone, this show might bring up some old anxieties. Tye Sheridan plays a college student named Andy, who gets stranded in the wild after a car accident. To top it off, his phone battery is just about empty.

Also read: What is Quibi and why should you care?

What’s interesting is that you’ll have two options to experience this Quibi original. You can watch horizontally for a cinematic view or twist vertically to experience Andy’s phone as your own. Check out the trailer below.

9. Emily in Paris

The announcement trailer for Emily in Paris gives us our first look at this chic Netflix series from the creator of Sex And The City, Darren Star. Coming this October, Emily in Paris tells the story of a twenty-something marketing executive from Chicago who unexpectedly lands her dream job in Paris. From haute couture to the glamorous backdrop of Paris, what more can you ask for when you’re stuck to a streaming screen at home?

10. His Dark Materials: Season 2

The last item on the list this week is a new trailer for season two of HBO’s fantasy show — His Dark Materials. The skies are darkening, the world is changing, and the great war is coming this November on HBO Max. Check out the fresh trailer below.

So that was our mega streaming trailer roundup for the week. See you again next week with some more exciting trailers. Until then, check out some cool streaming suggestions below to get your weekend sorted.



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