MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Filipinos can get ready to explore the devious nature of gossip gone digital in Gossip Girl, delve into the criminal underworld in No Sudden Move, and get an in-depth look at true crime on Traffickers: Inside The Golden Triangle, all exclusively and only on HBO GO.
Eight years after the original website went dark, a new generation of New York private school teens are introduced to the social surveillance of Gossip Girl. This brand-new HBO Max Original series will be premiering on HBO GO on Satuday, July 8 with new episodes premiering every subsequent Thursday.
Being picked up eight years after the original website went dark, with original cast member Kristen Bell returning as narrator. Now, a new generation of privileged New York teens are introduced to the social surveillance of Gossip Girl, highlighting the increasingly pervasive influence of social media and celebrity culture on teenagers, set against the ever-changing landscape of New York City. Stars Jordan Alexander, Eli Brown and Thomas Doherty.
No Sudden Move
Set in 1955 Detroit, the movie centers on a group of small-time criminals who are hired to steal what they think is a simple document. When their plan goes horribly wrong, their search for who hired them – and for what ultimate purpose – weaves them through all echelons of the race-torn, rapidly changing city. No Sudden Move premieres in July on HBO GO.
The movie is directed by Steven Soderbergh and has an all-star cast including Don Cheadle, Benicio del Toro, David Harbour, Ray Liotta, Jon Hamm and Brendan Fraser.
Traffickers: Inside The Golden Triangle is a three-part HBO Asia Original documentary series that exposes the secretive epicenter of illicit drug production and follows the rise and demise of three infamous drug kingpins chasing power, wealth and infamy, inside the Golden Triangle. The series will be premiering all three episodes on HBO GO on July 23, Friday.
Unravel how ‘the Opium King’, ‘The Mekong River Pirate’ and ‘The Playboy Drug Lord’ exploited drugs, war and violence to claw their way to the top. With exclusive interviews from members of their own inner circles, drug enforcement agents, and victim’s families, Traffickers brings to life the crimes and busts that brought these drug kingpins to their knees.
DC’s empowered women unite on HBO GO
There’s no better time for Filipino DC fans to binge-watch their favorite series, and this July, fans get to be empowered by women on the small screen as the first five seasons of Supergirl and the first season of DC’s Stargirl lands on HBO GO for the first time.
Supergirl Seasons 1-5
More than one Kryptonian survived the destruction of their home planet, however Kara Zor-El was lost in the Phantom Zone for years before arriving on Earth where her famous cousin Kal-El aka Superman had also found refuge. Raised by her adoptive family, the Danvers, Kara grew up learning to hide her powers until the fateful day when she decided to embrace her abilities as Supergirl. The first five seasons of Supergirl starts streaming on July 1, Thursday on HBO GO.
Follow her remarkable adventures, personal trials and inner conflict as she navigates her life as both Kara and Supergirl, across five eventful seasons. Stars Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks and Chyler Leigh.
DC’s Stargirl Season 1
DC’s STARGIRL follows high school sophomore Courtney Whitmore as she inspires an unlikely group of young heroes to stop the villains of the past. The first season of the show starts streaming as well on July 1, Thursday on HBO GO.
This drama reimagines Stargirl and the very first superhero team, the Justice Society of America, in an unpredictable series that focuses on the character that started creator Geoff Johns’ career as a comic book writer when he created her in 1999, lovingly inspired by his late sister who was killed in a 1996 plane explosion. Stars Brec Bassinger, Yvette Monreal and Anjelika Washington.
KEY TITLES LEAVING HBO GO IN JULY
As we are getting excited for these new titles this July, we would also like to say goodbye to a few key titles leaving HBO GO this month.
|ESCAPE PLAN: THE EXTRACTORS||July 1|
|GEMINI MAN||July 6|
|FAST & FURIOUS: HOBBS & SHAW||July 6|
|SUPERMAN II||July 10|
|SUPERMAN III||July 10|
|SUPERMAN IV THE QUEST FOR PEACE||July 10|
|ANCHORMAN: THE LEGEND OF RON BURGUNDY||July 15|
|TEEN SPIRIT||July 24|
|AUSTIN POWERS IN GOLDMEMBER||July 31|
|BATMAN VS. TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES||July 31|
|OUR BRAND IS CRISIS||July 31|
|PRIEST (2011)||July 31|
|ANGEL HAS FALLEN||July 31|
Stream or download all these titles and more on HBO GO. Download the app from the App Store or Play Store on your device to experience a vast selection of television series, movies – from action and adventure to comedies, documentaries and critically-acclaimed productions. Can’t decide what to watch? Just try the “I’m feeling random” feature to discover something new!
You can also access HBO GO via Cignal or at https://www.hbogoasia.com/. HBO GO is also available via Android TV, Apple TV, LG TV and Samsung Smart TV – and comes with AirPlay and Google Cast functionality.