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Amazon Originals to stream in South Africa in May 2022
Check out which Amazon Originals will be hitting your screens this month if you’re a Prime Video subscriber in South Africa.
The Wilds S2 | 6 May
Survival hangs in the balance for a group of teenage girls stranded on a deserted island, after the explosive discovery that what’s happening to them is an elaborate social experiment. Season 2 ups the drama and keeps you guessing, with the introduction of more test subjects – a new island of teenage boys – who must also fight for survival under the watchful eye of the experiment’s puppet master.
The Unsolved Murder of Beverly Lynn Smith | 6 May
From Nathalie Bibeau, the director of The Walrus and the Whistleblower, the Amazon Original docuseries dives deep into the elaborate and controversial 2007 sting operation that was designed to investigate a suspect in the murder of 22-year-old Beverly Lynn Smith in 1974 – but only ended up raising more questions – and a search for justice that spans decades.
- I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth vs Michelle Carter
- Last Blue Ride: The Hannah Cornelius Story
The Kids in the Hall | 13 May
The iconic Canadian comedy troupe – Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney, and Scott Thompson – is back with a new season of their groundbreaking sketch series, featuring a fresh batch of fun off beat characters and beloved favourites, with sketches that pack a satirical punch, laced with the hilarious, edgy and fearless comedy The Kids are famous for.
Lovestruck High | 18 May
Lovestruck High is a brand-new, immersive reality dating show that transports 15 UK singles to a very special American High School setting for a second chance at finding love. In Lovestruck High, an eclectic and diverse class of students won’t be going back to just any ordinary High School; they’ll be fulfilling their teenage fantasies by entering the nostalgic picture-perfect world of an American High School. The students’ ultimate assignment is to secure a date for Prom.
Night Sky | 20 May
Spanning space and time, Night Sky follows Irene (Sissy Spacek) and Franklin York (J.K. Simmons), a couple who, years ago, discovered a chamber buried in their backyard which inexplicably leads to a strange, deserted planet. They’ve carefully guarded their secret ever since, but when an enigmatic young man (Chai Hansen) enters their lives, the Yorks’ quiet existence is quickly upended, and the mystifying chamber they thought they knew so well turns out to be much more than they could ever have imagined.
Please note that dates and titles are subject to change.