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Everything coming to Paramount Plus in August 2022

Everything coming to Paramount Plus in August 2022

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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Paramount+ subscription: $5 and up per month

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How much does Paramount Plus cost? 

Paramount+ has two subscriber tiers available -- the $5 per month "Essential Plan," a budget-minded tier with ads, and the $10 per month "Premium Plan," which costs more but is ad-free. Paramount+ also offers a one-week free-trial period, so if you were thinking of trying the platform, you can watch all these new April titles and more, risk-free. 

Other ways to watch Paramount Plus 

Starting in September, Walmart+ subscribers will get free access to the ad-supported Paramount+ Essential plan. Paramount+ Essential includes tens of thousands of movies and TV episodes, including these new titles coming to the platform. 

Still searching for the right show or movie to stream this weekend? Be sure to check out our guides on everything new coming to Disney+new shows on Apple TV+ and all the best movies to stream this week. Plus, we've got family-friendly TV show and movie suggestions, recommendations for the best Hulu originals and a round-up of summer movies to kick off the season with

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)

Mike Judge's Beavis and Butthead

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. 

"Mike Judge's Beavis and Butt-Head," streaming now

'Orphan: First Kill' (August 19)

orphan first kill
Steve Ackerman/Paramount Pictures

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+. 

"Orphan: First Kill," streaming now

'Star Trek: Lower Decks' (Season 3, August 25)

'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. 

"Star Trek: Lower Decks" Season 3, streaming now

Here's what else is coming to Paramount+ this August:


August 1
1 Buck
3000 Miles to Graceland
5 Star Day
A Fish Called Wanda
A.I. Artificial Intelligence
Aaron's Blood
Acid Horizon
Already Gone
Alright Now
Any Day
Baby Boom
Bad Frank
Bad Therapy
Battle Scars
Beautiful Girls
Before Midnight
Big Brother Volcano
Bridget Jones's Baby
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Derek's Dead
Dinner For Schmucks
Don't Click
Dora and the Lost City of Gold
Downhill Racer
Escape From Alcatraz
Evil Dead
Follow the Prophet
Friday The 13th - Part II
Friday the 13th - Part III
Friday The 13th Part VI: Jason Lives
Getting to Know You
Goodbye, Butterfly
Grand Cru
Grease Live!
Happy Yummy Chicken
Here On Out
I Am A Ghost
I Like Me
I've Got Issues
Iceland is Best
International Falls
Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back
Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero
Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain
King of Knives
Letter from Masanjia
Lost and Found
Lost Bayou
Making Waves
Man From Reno
McLintock! (Producer's Cut)
Neil Young: Heart Of Gold
Never Heard
New Money
Once Upon A Time In The West
One and the Same
Paradox Lost
Perfect Sisters
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
River's Edge
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion
Single White Female
Still Today
Surrogate Valentine
The Exorcism Of Emily Rose
The Feels
The Graduate
The Killer Elite
The Middle of X
The Shootist
The Wrong Todd
The Yards
There Will Be Blood
To Tokyo
Trail of Ashes
Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
Two Ways Home
Under the Tuscan Sun
Urban Cowboy
Varsity Blues
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
Weepah Way for Now
Wild Honey Pie!
Win A Date With Tad Hamilton!
Writer's Block

August 3
Beavis & Butt-Head (Seasons 3 & 5)

August 4
Mike Judge's Beavis and Butt-Head
Available August 8
16 to Life
59 Seconds
A Dark Place
Courage Under Fire
Crossed the Line
Dating My Mother
He's Way More Famous Than You
Impossible Monsters
Line of Descent
Safe Inside
The Atoning
The Hornet's Nest

August 10
The Surreal Life (Seasons 1, 3 - 6)

August 11
The Addams Family 2

August 12
Secret Headquarters

August 14
South Park The 25th Anniversary Concert

August 17
Double Shot At Love With DJ Pauly D & Vinny (Season 2)
Love & Listings (Season 2)

August 18
When You Least Expect It
Flag Day

August 19
Big Nate (New Episodes)
Orphan: First Kill

August 22

August 24
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)

August 25
Star Trek Lower Decks (Season 3)

August 31
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 Society'

Michael Courtney/Nickelodeon/Paramount+

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. 

"Honor Society," now streaming

'Jerry & Marge Go Large' 

Jerry and Marge Go Large
Jake Giles Netter/Paramount+

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.

"Jerry & Marge Go Large," now streaming

'The Offer'  

Episode 102
Nicole Wilder/Paramount+

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. 

"The Offer," now streaming 

'Star Trek: Strange New Worlds' 

Marni Grossman/Paramount+

"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. 

"Star Trek: Strange New Worlds," now streaming 



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.

"Halo," now streaming 

'Star Trek: Picard' season 2

Star Trek: Picard
Nicole Wilder/Paramount+

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.

"Star Trek: Picard," now streaming

The best TV deals right now

If you prefer to forego the movie theater in favor of streaming the best new movies at home, it might be time to upgrade your home theater. Keep reading to check out the best deals on TVs, antennas, TV stands and more. 

Samsung 'The Frame' QLED 4K smart TV 2022

Samsung The Frame TV 2022

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65" Samsung QN900A Neo QLED TV

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Amazon Fire TV Stick with 4K Ultra HD
Best Buy

This Amazon streaming stick with a new Wi-Fi antenna design is optimized for 4K streaming. The Amazon Fire TV Stick pairs with compatible Bluetooth headphones and comes equipped with Alexa-enabled voice-control technology. 

Amazon Fire TV Stick with 4K Ultra HD, $30 (reduced from $50)

Amazon Fire TV Cube: $70

Amazon Fire TV Cube

With a hexa-core processor that delivers fast, fluid 4K streaming, the Fire TV Cube is the most powerful option when it comes to Amazon's Fire TV streaming systems. Equipped with a control-compatible soundbar and A/V receivers, you can go entirely hands-free, and just ask Alexa when you want to change something on the TV. 

Amazon Fire TV Cube, $70 (reduced from $120)

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