Prime Video has shared a new range of TV shows and movies available to grace screens nationwide in June, from action-packed thrills and dark, thought-provoking watches to questionable romances.
From the wickedly funny minds of Kate McCartney and Kate McLennan comes the eight-part crime comedy, Deadloch. The Tasmanian town of Deadloch, a once sleepy seaside hamlet, is left reeling when a local man turns dead on the beach. Two female detectives are thrown together to solve the case: Fastidious local Senior Sergeant Dulcie Collins, a rough as-guts blow-in from Darwin, Senior Investigator Eddie Redcliffe, and their overeager junior constable Abby. As the town prepares to launch the annual arts, food and culture event, Winter Festival, the trio must put their differences aside and work together to find the killer.
Deadloch stars Kate Box, Madeleine Sami, Nina Oyama, Tom Ballard, Alicia Gardiner, Susie Youssef, Pamela Rabe, Kris McQuade, Duncan Fellows, Harvey Zielinski, Shaun Martindale, Katie Robertson, Nick Simpson-Deeks, Mia Morrissey, Leonie Whyman, Mick Davies, Holly Austin, Kartanya Maynard and Naarah.
The fourth and final season of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan finds the titular character on his most dangerous mission yet: facing an enemy both foreign and domestic. As the new CIA Acting Deputy Director, Jack Ryan is tasked with unearthing internal corruption, and in doing so, uncovers a series of suspicious black ops that could expose the country’s vulnerability. As Jack and the team investigate how deep the corruption runs, he discovers a far-worse reality, the convergence of a drug cartel with a terrorist organisation, ultimately revealing a conspiracy much closer to home and testing our hero’s belief in the system he has always fought to protect.
Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Season 4 stars John Krasinski, Wendell Pierce, Michael Kelly, Betty Gabriel, Abbie Cornish, Michael Peña and Louis Ozawa.
Produced by Sweetshop & Green, The Defenders is an incredible, nail-biting, race-against-time thriller that tells the gripping true story of Hakeem al-Araibi, a Bahraini footballer turned political refugee. 2018 when Hakeem stepped off a plane in Thailand to begin his honeymoon, he was surrounded by police with an Interpol arrest order accusing him of terrorist activity. As Hakeem awaited extradition back to Bahrain, a rag-tag group of campaigners led by former Socceroos captain Craig Foster took action. The team of human rights activists, social media warriors, and ordinary Australians launched a campaign to #SaveHakeem. This is the true story of how a group of ordinary people battled against the odds to rescue a player’s life and try to save the very soul of football itself.
Guy Ritchie’s The Covenant follows US Army Sergeant John Kinley (Jake Gyllenhaal) and Afghan interpreter Ahmed (Dar Salim). After an ambush, Ahmed goes to Herculean lengths to save Kinley’s life. When Kinley learns that Ahmed and his family were not given safe passage to America as promised, he must repay his debt by returning to the war zone to retrieve them before the Taliban hunts them down first.
The Covenant stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Dar Salim, Antony Starr, Alexander Ludwig, Bobby Schofield, Emily Beecham and Jonny Lee Miller.
I’m A Virgo
I’m A Virgo is a darkly comedic fantastical coming-of-age joyride about Cootie (Jharrel Jerome), a 13-foot-tall young Black man in Oakland, California. Having grown up hidden away, passing the time on a diet of comic books and TV shows, he escapes to experience the beauty and contradictions of the real world. He forms friendships, finds love, navigates awkward situations, and encounters his idol, the real-life superhero named The Hero (Walton Goggins). I’m A Virgo is a mythical odyssey that questions the purpose of the mythical odyssey.
I’m A Virgo stars Jharrel Jerome, Brett Gray, Kara Young, Allius Barnes, Olivia Washington and Mike Epps.
Medellín follows Pablito, a young YouTuber fascinated by Pablo Escobar, who makes his dream come true by flying to Medellín to walk in the notorious drug lord’s footsteps. A few days later, a video on social media shows that a group of dangerous Narcos kidnapped Pablito. He will only be released for a substantial ransom. « Plata O Plomo! ». But the Narcos are unaware that Pablito has a big brother who will devise a crazy masterplan: putting together a team of underdogs, going head-to-head with the Cartel members in Colombia to get his little brother home safe and sound.
Medellín stars Ramzy Bedia, Anouar Toubali, Brahim Bouhlel, Raymond Cruz, Essined Aponte and Mike Tyson.
Noah has to leave her town, boyfriend and friends behind and move into the mansion of William Leister, her mother’s new rich husband. Seventeen years old, proud and independent, Noah resists living in a mansion surrounded by luxury. There, she meets Nick, her new stepbrother, and the clash of their strong personalities becomes evident from the beginning. Noah soon discovers that behind the image of a model son, Nick hides a life of fighting, gambling and illegal car racing–precisely what she has always run away from. Despite the abyss between them, both begin to feel an irresistible attraction that will soon turn into pure fire and unbridled passion. Neither the ongoing rivalry nor the opposition of those around them can prevent them from falling secretly and madly in love. But Nick’s turbulent present and Noah’s stormy past will put to the test both their lives and their forbidden love.
My Fault (Culpa Mia) stars Nicole Wallace, Gabriel Guevara, Marta Hazas, Iván Sánchez, Eva Ruiz, Victor Varona, and Ivan Massagué.
With Love is a romantic dramedy centred on siblings Lily and Jorge Diaz as they navigate significant life changes and rely on their equally big family to get them through. Following her whirlwind romance with Santiago, Lily focuses all her energy on a personal self-love journey by growing her makeup styling business and looking into homeownership. But when Santiago and Nick profess their feelings for her, Lily wrestles with what is best for her future. Meanwhile, Jorge begins to question whether he and Henry are genuinely compatible. When he meets Henry’s proud Texan parents, he can’t decide whether the relationship is a fairy tale or a nightmare.
With Love Season 2 stars Emeraude Toubia, Mark Indelicato, Rome Flynn, Desmond Chiam, Vincent Rodriguez III, Isis King, Todd Grinnell, Constance Marie and Benito Martinez.
After dominating the boxing world, Adonis Creed (Michael B. Jordan) has thrived in his career and family life. When a childhood friend and former boxing prodigy, Damian (Jonathan Majors), resurfaces after serving a long sentence in prison, he is eager to prove that he deserves his shot in the ring. The face-off between former friends is more than just a fight. To settle the score, Adonis must put his future on the line to battle Damian – a fighter with nothing to lose. Creed III is the third instalment in the successful franchise and is Michael B. Jordan’s directorial debut.
Creed III stars Michael B. Jordan, Tessa Thompson, Jonathan Majors, Wood Harris, Mila Davis-Kent, Florian Munteanu and Phylicia Rashad.