This week’s list of Crave recommendations for your weekend viewing features a highly-anticipated Stephen King drama, plus a variety of new Crave Original series.
HBO begins 2020 with a bang with the premiere of the buzzy mystery miniseries, The Outsider. Based on a Stephen King novel of the same name, the series follows the investigation of a little league coach who is accused of gruesomely raping and killing a young boy. The Outsider stars Jason Bateman as the man suspected alongside Ben Mendelsohn as a skeptical cop and recent Golden Globe nominee Cynthia Erivo as an investigator who can’t shake the supernatural events connected to the case. On top of that, you can follow all the twists and turns as Lainey Lui hosts Crave’s new after show, aptly titled Cravings: The Aftershow. In the first installment of the series, Lainey will be joined weekly by co-host Teddy Wilson to discuss each episode of The Outsider. You can stream The Outsider on January 12th at 9ET and the Aftershow will air, you guessed it, right after the two-hour premiere.
Up and coming Canadian comedians Evany Rosen and Kayla Lorette are the showrunners and stars of the new Crave original comedy series New Eden, a scripted true-crime mockumentary, the series centers around the co-founders of a feminist commune in the 1970s that slowly unraveled into an alien worshiping cult and murder scene. Combined with the ridiculous backstory, is a realistic true-crime structure, the entire story, which spans several decades is told through created found footage and interviews with New Eden members. If you’re a fan of over the top but witty satire you don’t want to miss New Eden, the entire first season is available to stream on Crave today.
etalk‘s own Chloe Wilde is here to inspire, taking her fitness blog on the road for another all-new Crave Original series, Healthy is Hot. Also the name of her self-love fitness blog and podcast, HiH is a six-part travel series where the host adventures across Canada to try exciting and sometimes scary physical and mental challenges . Be warned—watch at your own risk as this series is guaranteed to have you adding items to your 2020 New Year’s resolutions, not to mention travel destinations. You can binge the entire first season of Healthy is Hot on Crave starting January 10.