A whole bunch of great content is coming to Paramount+ this August, from Paramount+ original series to classic movies and TV shows. A new season of the animated "Star Trek" spin-off series "Lower Decks" premieres this month alongside the long-awaited prequel to the 2009 horror film "Orphan."
Keep reading to check out everything landing on the streaming platform this month.
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Here are our top picks for what's new on Paramount Plus in August 2022
Beavis and Butt-Head are back, plus more great shows and movies arriving this August.
'Mike Judge's Beavis and Butt-Head' (August 4)
Following the success of Beavis and Butt-Head's return in "Beavis & Butthead Do The Universe," the boys are back in an all new season of the iconically crass cartoon.
'Orphan: First Kill' (August 19)
More than 10 years since the twisted horror film "Orphan" made its chilling debut, Esther returns in a highly anticipated prequel. Rossif Sutherland and Julia Stiles star alongside Isabelle Fuhrman in "Orphan: First Kill," playing in select theaters and streaming August 19 on Paramount+.
'Star Trek: Lower Decks' (Season 3, August 25)
"Star Trek: Lower Decks" follows the support crew working on the USS Cerritos -- one of Starfleet's least important ships. An all new season of this beloved animated "Star Trek" spin-off series premieres August 25.
Here's what else is coming to Paramount+ this August:
3000 Miles to Graceland
5 Star Day
A Fish Called Wanda
A.I. Artificial Intelligence
Big Brother Volcano
Bridget Jones's Baby
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Dinner For Schmucks
Dora and the Lost City of Gold
Escape From Alcatraz
Follow the Prophet
Friday The 13th - Part II
Friday the 13th - Part III
Friday The 13th Part VI: Jason Lives
Getting to Know You
Happy Yummy Chicken
Here On Out
I Am A Ghost
I Like Me
I've Got Issues
Iceland is Best
Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back
Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero
Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain
King of Knives
Letter from Masanjia
Lost and Found
Man From Reno
McLintock! (Producer's Cut)
Neil Young: Heart Of Gold
Once Upon A Time In The West
One and the Same
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion
Single White Female
The Exorcism Of Emily Rose
The Killer Elite
The Middle of X
The Wrong Todd
There Will Be Blood
Trail of Ashes
Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
Two Ways Home
Under the Tuscan Sun
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
Weepah Way for Now
Wild Honey Pie!
Win A Date With Tad Hamilton!
Beavis & Butt-Head (Seasons 3 & 5)
Mike Judge's Beavis and Butt-Head
Available August 8
16 to Life
A Dark Place
Courage Under Fire
Crossed the Line
Dating My Mother
He's Way More Famous Than You
Line of Descent
The Hornet's Nest
The Surreal Life (Seasons 1, 3 - 6)
The Addams Family 2
South Park The 25th Anniversary Concert
Double Shot At Love With DJ Pauly D & Vinny (Season 2)
Love & Listings (Season 2)
When You Least Expect It
Big Nate (New Episodes)
Orphan: First Kill
Dating Naked (Seasons 1 - 3)
Deer Squad (Season 1)
Deliciousness (Season 1)
Hall & Oates: From Philly to Chile
Revenge Prank with DJ Pauly D and Vinny (Season 1)
The Substitute (Seasons 1 - 2)
Star Trek Lower Decks (Season 3)
Marriage Rescue (Season 1)
Ryan's Mystery Playdate (Season 3)
Save Me (Seasons 1 & 2)
Signal (Season 1)
Voice (Seasons 1 & 2)
What else is new on Paramount+
Along with everything listed above, check out these great new titles that arrived on the platform this year.
Honor is in her senior year of high school and focused solely on getting into Harvard. When her guidance counselor suggests another student might be getting recommended for admission over her, Honor enacts a plan to sabotage her competition. Angourie Rice stars opposite "Stranger Things" actor Gaten Matarazzo in this new comedy series, streaming July 29.
'Jerry & Marge Go Large'
Inspired by real events, "Jerry & Marge Go Large" tells the story of retired math whiz Jerry Selbee, who, with the help of his wife, uses a mathematical loophole in the lottery to win millions. Bryan Cranston, Annette Bening and Rainn Wilson star in this wacky new comedy, which premieres June 17.
Miles Teller stars alongside Juno Temple, Colin Hanks and more in this dramatic new miniseries. "The Offer" follows legendary Hollywood producer Albert S. Ruddy as he adapts author Mario Puzo's novel, "The Godfather," for the screen. As "The Offer" tells it, Ruddy assembles a dream team, including director Francis Ford Coppola (who co-wrote the script with Puzo) and Hollywood star Marlon Brando, only to see his production challenged by behind-the-scenes tensions -- and a prominent mob boss.
'Star Trek: Strange New Worlds'
"Star Trek: Strange New Worlds" finds actor Anson Mount reprising his "Discovery" role as Captain Pike. In the new series, Pike retreats to his ranch back on Earth after having caught a glimpse of the grim future that fans know awaits him in "The Original Series." But when the Starfleet standout learns that one of his former crew members desperately needs him, Pike jumps back into the action."Discovery" stars Rebecca Romijn and Ethan Peck return alongside Mount in this new "Star Trek" series.
Pablo Schreiber stars in this exciting new series based on the best-selling Xbox Game Studios first-person shooter game, "Halo." The show, puts a new spin on the central storyline -- about a massive war far in the future -- while still bringing the original feel of the video game franchise to life. The action-packed series follows Master Chief, a super-soldier trained to battle an alien group known as the Covenant. But, when Master Chief has to confront his own humanity, everything changes.
'Star Trek: Picard' season 2
More than 35 years since his character's debut in "Star Trek: The Next Generation," Sir Patrick Stewart returns as Jean-Luc Picard for season two of "Star Trek: Picard." The first season takes place 20 years after the events of "Star Trek: Nemesis;" Picard is retired from Starfleet and grieving the loss of Data when he receives a visit from a new synthetic being that leads him into the next chapter of his life. The second season picks up a year after events of the first, and fans will be glad to know that the show has already been renewed for season three. Stewart stars alongside Alison Pill and Michelle Hurd in season two of "Star Trek: Picard," now streaming.
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