15 new shows on Starz Play

News series including Fargo Season 3 and Billions Season 2 now available
15 new shows on Starz Play this summer, News, Broadcast Business


MENA video-on-demand platform Starz Play is adding 15 new series to meet demand for binge viewing during the region’s hot summer months. Some of the series and films are being released at the same time as in the US, and others are exclusive to Starz Play. The new content is as follows: 

Air Date: June 26th (new episode every Monday)

Clear your diaries for season 4 this STARZ PLAY exclusive. The sleek US drama is returning this month, with rapper-turned-actor 50 Cent officially back in business. Kingpin/nightclub owner Ghost (Omari Hardwick) is behind bars, but what does the future hold and how will his time behind bars affect his empire?

Air Date: June 29th (new episode every Monday)

This American comedy-drama’s debut season is set during the heyday of the 1980s stand-up comedy scene in Hollywood and delves into the damaged psyches of the ingenious personalities embroiled in the business of making audiences laugh. Based on the William Knoedelseder book of the same name, the show received rave reviews when it premiered at the trendy South by Southwest Film Festival in Texas back in March.

Billions Season 2

Air Date:Available now

The second season of the highly-acclaimed American TV drama continues to explore the world of high finance and the volatile relationship between savvy US attorney Chuck Rhoades (Paul Giamatti) and leading hedge-fund manager Bobby ‘Axe’ Axelrod (Damian Lewis). The first season aired to rave reviews and viewers are promised more nail-biting action in the hotly-anticipated follow-up.

Fargo Season 3

Air Date:Available now

The multiple Golden Globe and Emmy winning Fargo returns for the third season.The American black comedy crime drama follows a complicated set of characters in various interconnected settings. Set around December 2010 in three Midwestern towns in the state of Minnesota, Ewan McGregor stars as one half of a couple embroiled in a double murder case.


· The White Princess Season 1

Available now


· Jane The Virgin Season 3

Available now


· Twin Peaks

Available now (same time as the US)


· Zoo Season 3

Available now (same time as the US)

Box Sets

  • Outcast Season 1

Air Date: June 25

  • Empire Season 2

Air Date:June 24

  • Wayward Pines Season 2

Air Date:June 27

  • Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

Air Date:June 28

  • Outlander Season 2

Air Date: July 1

  • Tyrant Season 2

Air Date:July 2

  • The Strain Season 2

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