‘Party Down,’ ‘Snowfall,’ ‘Bel-Air’ All Return: What’s Premiering This Week (February 21-26)
A listing of original new and returning series, movies and documentaries debuting this week on streaming and cable services
A trio of scripted series returns leads the list of original shows, movies and specials debuting this week.
FX on February 22 will debut the sixth and final season of its drama hit series Snowfall. The series, which chronicles how an off-the-books CIA operation contributed to the destruction rock cocaine leveled upon the vibrant community of South Central L.A., stars Damson Idris.
Starz on February 24 launches season three of its comedy series Party Down, 13 years after canceling the show after two seasons.
The series, which follows a group of caterers hoping to eventually make it to Hollywood, brings back the show's former cast members, including Kevin Marino, Adam Scott, Jane Lynch, Martin Starr, Megan Mullally and Ryan Hansen. Joining the cast for the third season are Tyrel Jackson Williams and Jennifer Garner, according to the network.
Peacock’s Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reboot series Bel-Air debuts its second season on February 23. Former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star Tatyana Ali joins the cast of returning regulars that includes Jabari Banks, Adrian Holmes, Cassandra Freeman, Olly Sholotan, Coco Jones and Jimmy Akingbola.
Below are video trailers and premiere dates for multiple shows debuting the week of February 21 to February 16 on cable networks and streaming services (for some videos, viewer discretion is advised):
February 23: Black Snow (drama) — Sundance Now
February 23: Outer Banks (returning series) — Netflix
February 24: Bruiser (drama) — Hulu
February 24: The Consultant (drama) — Amazon Prime Video
February 24: Liaison (drama) — Apple TV Plus
February 24: We Have a Ghost (fantasy movie) — Netflix
February 25: The Weeknd: Live at SoFi Stadium (music special) — HBO
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