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What’s New on Hulu: July 2021

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Is it hot in here? Or is that just Hulu’s sizzlin’ summer lineup?

We’ll cut right to the chase because—let’s be real—you have a lot of streaming to do this month. From The Tokyo 2020 Olympics,* to buzzworthy titles like Manifest and Summer of Soul, here’s what’s hot and new on Hulu in July.

* Live TV plan required. Regional restrictions, blackouts and additional terms apply.

New Hulu Originals

McCartney 3,2,1

All you need is love, really. But documentaries featuring your favorite Paul McCartney songs are always a real mood booster, too.

Premiering on Friday, July 16, the six-part Hulu Original docuseries McCartney 3,2,1 examines more than 50 years of culture-defining music from the perspective of two living legends: Paul McCartney and super-producer Rick Rubin.

Rare, in-depth interviews shine new light on the creation and inspiration for McCartney’s iconic music that became the soundtrack of our lives. Don’t miss it.

Stream more Music Documentaries & Biopics

This Way Up, Season 2

Written by and starring Irish comedian Aisling Bea, the award-winning and Certified FreshHulu Original series This Way Up is finally back for season two on Friday, July 9.

With rehab in the rearview for Aine (Bea) and pivotal relationship decisions ahead for her sister, Shona (Sharon Horgan), we’re all excited to see what happens next.

Discover more Shows Starring Female Comedians

New Shows on Hulu

Manifest, Complete Season 3

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It seems like everyone on the planet is talking about the third season of NBC’s supernatural drama Manifest, and we’re no exception (we have a lot of feelings). Check out our Insider’s Guide for answers to your burning questions following season 2 and how to watch Manifest season 3 on Hulu.

Explore the Insider’s Guide to Manifest Season 3

RuPaul’s Drag Race, Season 7

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Calling all RuPaul’s Drag Race fans! The complete seventh season of the Emmy®-winning VH1® competition series is now streaming. Check out this and more LGBTQ+ shows and movies on Hulu.

Discover more LGBTQ+ Movies & Shows

Love Island UK, Season 7 Premiere

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Think Love Island UK is like every other reality dating show? Think again!

On Monday, July 12, a new fleet of glamorous singles arrive at the beautiful Love Island villa for season 7. Only, plot twist, the islanders’ fate lies in the hands of the audience at home, who has the power to decide who stays and who goes.

Check out more Romantic Comedies on Hulu

New Movies on Hulu

Bohemian Rhapsody

Title art for the musical biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody.

If you can’t resist tapping your foot to the tune of “Another One Bites the Dust” or clapping along to “We Will Rock You,” then you’ll love this portrait of the legendary rock band, Queen, and their iconic lead singer, Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek).

Streaming on Thursday, July 1, the four-time Oscar®-winning film Bohemian Rhapsody tells the story of the British rock band, from the group’s inception in the early ’70s to their famous reunion performance at Live Aid in 1985.

Check out more Oscar®-Winning Movies on Hulu

Mystic Pizza

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If you live in a small town like Mystic, Connecticut, chances are you’ve spent a summer slinging pizzas like Daisy (Julia Roberts), Kat (Annabeth Gish), and Jojo (Lili Taylor). The classic ’80s rom-com Mystic Pizza follows the teenagers through the ups-and-downs of the pivotal summer after high school, as the next chapter of their lives takes shape.

Check out more ’80s Romance Movies

Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar

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From Bridesmaids costars and cowriters, Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo, comes Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar, a comedy about two best friends who leave their small town and embark on the adventure of a lifetime.

Grab your best friend and catch the Hulu premiere on Friday, July 9.

Discover more Comedy Movies on Hulu

New Documentaries on Hulu

Summer of Soul

Now streaming, the powerful documentary Summer of Soul—part music film, part historical record—recounts an epic event in the summer of 1969 that celebrated Black history, culture, and fashion.

Footage from the event was never seen and largely forgotten about, until now. Don’t miss never-before-seen concert performances by Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, Sly & the Family Stone, Gladys Knight & the Pips, Ray Baretto, and many more.

Discover the Best Documentaries on Hulu

New FX on Hulu Series

American Horror Stories

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From the creators of American Horror Story comes another FX on Hulu anthology series, American Horror Stories. Each episode of the twisted, horror-drama spin-off promises to bring you a different nightmare.

Don’t miss the two-episode season premiere on Thursday, July 15.

Discover more FX on Hulu Shows & Movies

Guide to The Tokyo 2020 Olympics

How to Watch the Olympics on Hulu

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The long-overdue Tokyo 2020 Olympics* are right around the corner, and we want to make sure you don’t miss a second of the action. Check out our Olympics Guide for how to stream the events on Hulu, when to tune in for live coverage/ceremonies, and more.

Discover How to Watch the Olympics on Hulu

* Live TV plan required. Regional restrictions, blackouts and additional terms apply.

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Sports Movies on Hulu

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Need help getting hyped up for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics? We’ve got you covered. Discover the best sports movies streaming now, inspired by some of the Olympic events we’re looking forward to most this summer.

Check out the Best Sports Movies Streaming Now

*I, Tonya requires SHOWTIME® on Hulu add-on subscription.

Patriotic Movies on Hulu

Tom Cruise in a Navy fighter pilot uniform, starring in the movie Top Gun

Celebrate the Fourth of July all month long with movies that radiate the American spirit—stories of heroism, breaking boundaries, underdogs emerging victorious, getting knocked down (and getting back up again). Check out our top patriotic picks streaming now.

Discover Patriotic Movies Streaming Now

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