The news of Globoplay in august they bring unpublished seasons of exclusive series of the platform, new productions Globo, as well as soap operas of the station’s past. Among the premieres are the third season of Killing Eve, the mystery thriller The Head and new episodes complete the franchise Chicago. See what’s coming soon in the app.
Documentaries discuss racial issues and prejudice
Without premiere dates set for August, exclusive documentaries and national titles that discuss racism and address the fight against prejudice also arrive at Globoplay. They are: Inside My Skin, The Case of the Wrong Man and Boy 23. These works are added to others already available on the platform on the same subject as in I’m not your Negro, Inside Alabama: Life In Hale County, US Black Movement and Nonviolence and Black Lives Matter – The Black Movement Today.
Globoplay news in August [Exclusivo]
Persecutions and provocations that lead Killing Eve – Double Obsession continue with the arrival of the third season. The plot revolves around Eve (Sandra Oh), a secret agent who is obsessed with being able to capture a mysterious murderer, Villanelle (Jodie Comer). In this sequence, the public will find out what happened after the shot fired by Villanelle. Winner of international awards, among them the Golden Globe (best actress for Sandra Oh) and the Emmy (best actress for Jodie Comer).
The mystery thriller The Head develops a plot of survival and investigation that takes place in one of the most remote places on the planet, Antarctica. The story unfolds in three timelines told through the conflicting testimonies of the last survivors of a mission at a research station. The cast features Álvaro Morte, John Lynch, Katharine O’Donnelly, Alexandre Willaume and Laura Bach.
The Chicago franchise, at last, will be complete, and fans will have the only title available: Chicago P.D. Police drama accompanies the lives of those who put everything at risk to serve and protect. On the one hand, the uniformed policemen who patrol the streets; on the other, the intelligence unit that fights the city’s main crimes, such as organized crime, drug trafficking and murders. Leading the intelligence team is Sergeant Hank Voight (Jason Beghe), a man who has his own sense of justice and is always willing to circumvent the law, whether for just reasons or not.
Tower of Babel – Novela
Year of production: 1998 – 1999
The story begins in the greater São Paulo, at the end of the 1970s. Former fireworks expert José Clementino (Tony Ramos) finds a job as a bricklayer in the construction of a sumptuous shopping center, one of the works carried out by engineer César’s construction company Toledo (Tarcísio Meira). Clementino commits a crime and is arrested.
César Toledo testifies against him at the trial, and his testimony is decisive for the conviction. Twenty years pass, Clementino gains freedom and returns bitterly. Starting his revenge, he gets a job as a watchman for Tropical Towers to destroy the enterprise.
Author: Silvio de Abreu
Director: Denise Saraceni and Carlos Manga
Get Shorty: The Movie Mafia
Comedy and Crime Series (27 episodes)
Year of production: 2017 – In production
Miles Daly decides to abandon crime by joining the filmmaking business in Hollywood, but in doing so, he ends up taking the mafia into the film industry.
Away from you
Romance Series (16 episodes)
Year of production: 2017 – 2019
Dancer Candela and businessman Massimo lead completely different lives. After a series of meetings at Prague airport, fate plays a trick.
Mystery Series, Thriller (6 episodes)
Year of production: 2020 – In production
After losing contact with the outside, members of an Antarctic research station appear dead and it is up to Commander Johan to find out what happened.
Radical Beast – Novel
Year of production: 1988
The plot revolves around Cláudia (Malu Mader), who leaves Rio de Janeiro and returns to her hometown ready to take revenge for the extermination of her family, which occurred 15 years earlier. The young woman gets a job at Fazenda Olho d’Água, whose owners are suspected of the murders. However, she is surprised by the demonstration of friendship of Altino Flores (Paulo Goulart), the patriarch. Stubborn with the idea of revenge, she tries in every way to act coolly, but ends up getting involved with Altino’s children, Heitor (Thales Pan Chacon) and Fernando (José Mayer), with whom she falls in love. The young woman still faces the persecution of Joana (Yara Amaral), Altino’s wife, who discovers her identity.
Author: Walther Negrão
Director: Gonzaga Blota
The Untamed – Novel
Year of production: 1997
Despite the local decay of the fictional Greenville, some residents do not lose sight, such as the Mendonça and Albuquerque, owners of the Monguaba Plant. They would never allow the involvement of a “noble” family with any man. In the 1970s, Eulália de Mendonça and Albuquerque (Adriana Esteves) fell in love with Zé Leandro (Carlos Alberto Riccelli), cane cutter. The two suffer from the persecution of Mendonça and Albuquerque, and Pedro Afonso (Cláudio Marzo), Eulália’s brother, threatens Zé Leandro with death. The boy is forced to flee, but promises to return to fetch his beloved, who is pregnant. The child is born and baptized as Lúcia Helena (Leandra Leal). Eulália starts to live in secret, fleeing from her brother’s resentment and from the poison of her sister-in-law, Altiva (Eva Wilma), a mean and mean woman. And she shares with her daughter the expectation of her husband’s return.
Authors: Aguinaldo Silva and Ricardo Linhares
Director: Marcos Paulo
Other Globoplay August releases
Killing Eve – Double Obsession – Season 3
Action & Drama Series (8 episodes)
Year of production: 2018 – In production
Eve is a secret agent who is obsessed with being able to capture a mysterious assassin and therefore embarks on a dangerous hunt.
Action Series (84 episodes)
Year of production: 2014 – In production
The Chicago P.D. Intelligence Unit, led by Detective Sergeant Hank Voight, combats organized crime, drug trafficking, murders and more.
The Last Wave
Drama and Fantasy Series
Year of production: 2019 (6 episodes)
A coastal city is shaken by the encounter of a sinister cloud and a giant wave during a surfing competition, resulting in phenomena that are difficult to explain.
The Truth about the Harry Quebert Case
Crime and Drama Series
Year of production: 2018 (10 episodes)
Young writer Marcus discovers that his former teacher Harry Quebert is accused of killing a girl. Marcus then decides to investigate the case and write a book about it.
Bluff City Law – Memphis Law
Drama Series (10 episodes)
Year of production: 2019
After her mother’s death, the brilliant lawyer Sidney Strait returns to work with her father in the renowned family office, seeking law and justice in controversial cases.
The Gifted – Season 2
Action & Fantasy Series (16 episodes)
Year of production: 2017 – 2019
The Gifted is based on the properties of X-Menda Marvel Comics and follows ordinary parents who take their family on the run after they discover their children’s mutant abilities.
Rio Heroes – Season 2
Action and Drama Series
Year of production: 2019 (5 episodes)
Rio Heroes tells the story of a violent and clandestine MMA championship created by a former fighter, who defends primitive fighting, without any rules.
So, what will you see at Globoplay in August?