The thrill seeker’s guide to the ultimate range of blockbusters and Box Sets on NOW TV

Here's our pick of the best stories to get stuck into on NOW TV


by Carl Smith |
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When it comes to TV and movies, we like to think we're pretty experienced. You name it, we've most likely watched it; and we love nothing more than being the first to recommend the hottest new shows to our friends.

We don't like feeling left out of the conversation, you know? Major FOMO.

So, in true heat style, here we are to talk you through NOW TV's amazing range of quality content to see you through September and beyond; with some incredible stories to get stuck into and characters you'll be SO invested in.

With a stellar line-up of movies and shows to suit every mood, we’ve picked our NOW TV favourites you’ll have to tell your friends about this autumn.



Starring Emily Watson and Jared Harris, the multi-award-winning drama explores the truth behind the Chernobyl nuclear disaster of 1986.

This five-part Sky original series is sure to have you on the edge of your sofa; and you don’t just have to take our word for it. Chernobyl is one of the highest-rated IMDB shows of all time, which is some high acclaim indeed.

Join the conversation and stream Chernobyl on NOW TV.


©Joker © 2018 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved

He’s one of the most notorious villains in the superhero world; but there’s a lesser-known side to The Joker that the comic books kept from us.

In the critically-acclaimed movie Joker, Joaquin Phoenix plays protagonist Arthur; a failed comedian battling mental health issues.

If you’re after a thought-provoking thriller, look no further. This new incarnation of the Joker sees Arthur come face-to-face with his alter ego; and it’ll have you captivated from the get-go.

Get involved and join the hype around the movie by streaming Joker on NOW TV.

The Third Day

The Third Day
©The Third Day

Jude Law and Naomie Harris star in this tour-de-force of a psychological thriller that breaks the mould.

The Third Day is split into two halves; telling the tales of two characters drawn to a mysterious island in search of answers.

This series is unique and – believe us – its appeal is ubiquitous. Get totally immersed in the characters’ stories as they embark on individual journeys of self-discovery that’ll have you hooked from the get-go.

Stream The Third Day weekly on NOW TV from 15th September and stick a reminder in your calendar – you do NOT want to miss this.

Jumanji: The Next Level

Jumanji: The Next Level
©Jumanji: The Next Level © 2019 CTMG, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Perfect for a fun night with the family, the latest instalment in the Jumanji franchise sees our favourites return – with some big changes.

Join Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black and Kevin Hart as they return to the game of Jumanji to rescue the missing part of their puzzle. Experience the dangerous game with the gang and find out if they manage to make it out alive.

Stream Jumanji: The Next Level on NOW TV.

Discover the ultimate line-up with all of these movies and shows streaming on NOW TV, plus so much more. With this much choice at your fingertips, what are you waiting for? Amazing stories live on NOW TV.

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