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First, look at what’s coming to Google TV this week 13th August 2022. As a reminder, you can read about what’s new on Google TV every week with our weekly roundups. The latest Top TV Shows on Google TV this Week are below.
Game of Thrones
Creators: David Benioff, D.B. Weiss
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Cast: Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams
Synopsis: In the mythical continent of Westeros, several powerful families fight for control of the Seven Kingdoms. As conflict erupts in the kingdoms of men, an ancient enemy rises once again to threaten them all. Meanwhile, the last heirs of a recently usurped dynasty plot to take back their homeland from across the Narrow Sea.
Creators: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas
Genres: Action, Drama
Cast: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Eamonn Walker, Kara Killmer, David Eigenberg, Charlie Barnett
Synopsis: The story of firefighters and paramedics in the city of Chicago, both on a personal and professional level.
Better Call Saul
Creators: Peter Gould
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Cast: Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Patrick Fabian, Rhea Seehorn, Michael Mando, Giancarlo Esposito, Michael McKean
Synopsis: Six years before Saul Goodman meets Walter White. We meet him when the man who will become Saul Goodman is known as Jimmy McGill, a small-time lawyer searching for his destiny, and, more immediately, hustling to make ends meet. Working alongside, and, often, against Jimmy, is “fixer” Mike Erhmantraut. The series will track Jimmy’s transformation into Saul Goodman, the man who puts “criminal” in “criminal lawyer.
Creators: Paul Abbott, John Wells
Genres: Comedy, Drama
Cast: Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky, Shanola Hampton, Jeremy Allen White, Steve Howey, Emma Kenney
Synopsis:Watch the Irish American family the Gallaghers dealing with their alcoholic father Frank. Fiona, the eldest daughter, takes the role of the parent to her five brothers and sisters. Lip, Ian, Debbie, Carl, and Liam deal with life on the South Side of Chicago. Fiona balances her sex life and raising her siblings. Every episode is another crazy situation that one or more of the Gallagher six get into. Watch them grow and learn how to make their way in life with what little they have.
Creators: Stephen Carpenter, David Greenwalt, Jim Kouf
Genres: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Cast: David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Russell Hornsby, Sasha Roiz, Reggie Lee, Bree Turner, Claire Coffee
Synopsis: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he’s descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as “Grimms,” he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a Grimm.
Creators: John Linson, Taylor Sheridan
Genres: Drama, Western
Cast: Kevin Costner, Kelly Reilly, Luke Grimes, Wes Bentley, Kelsey Asbille, Danny Huston, Brecken Merrill
Synopsis: Follow the violent world of the Dutton family, who controls the largest contiguous ranch in the United States. Led by their patriarch John Dutton, the family defends their property against constant attack by land developers, an Indian reservation, and America’s first National Park.
Creators: Andrei Tarkovsky
Genres: Crime, Drama
Cast: Finn Cole, Ellen Barkin, Shawn Hatosy, Ben Robson, Jake Weary, Christina Ochoa
Synopsis: 17-year-old Joshua J Cody moves in with his freewheeling relatives in their Southern California beach town after his mother dies of a heroin overdose. Headed by boot-tough matriarch Janine Smurf Cody and her right-hand Baz, who runs the business and calls the shots, the clan also consists of Pope, the oldest and most dangerous of the Cody boys; Craig, the tough and fearless middle son; and Deran, the troubled, suspicious baby of the family.
Creators: Dan Goor, Michael Schur
Genres: Adventure, Comedy, Reality-TV, Talk-Show
Cast: James May, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, Matt LeBlanc, Sabine Schmitz
Synopsis: Top Gear is a British television series about motor vehicles, primarily cars, and is a relaunched version of the original 1977 show of the same name, airing since 2002, and becoming the most widely watched factual television programme in the world.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Creators: Steven Kane, Kyle Killen
Genres: Action, Adventure, Crime|, Thriller, War
Cast: Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T, Dann Florek, Richard Belzer, Kelli Giddish, Peter Scanavino, Philip Winchester
Synopsis: In the criminal justice system, sexually-based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are their stories.
This Is Us
Creators: Dan Fogelman
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Cast: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan
Synopsis: Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up in the United States of America in present and past times. As their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in curious ways, we find that several of them share the same birthday – and so much more than anyone would expect.