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5 brand new TV shows to watch in July 

Need some new TV shows to watch in July?

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Although plenty of shows have had to pause filming due to the lockdown, July will see the premiere of some terrific new series - and we can't wait to watch them. We have put together the top five must-watch shows that we can guarantee everyone will be talking about in the next few weeks.

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With the likes of Cate Blanchett, Rosamund Pike and The Handmaid's Tale star Yvonne Strahovski at the helm of these prestige dramas, which will surely be Golden Globe contenders in the coming months, check out our top picks here... 

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Cate Blanchett, who stars in both Mrs America and Stateless, opened up about the two shows to Deadline, and the decision for the shows to be released on streaming services. She said: "There’s so much out there. It’s finding the right form to tell a story. A story will tell you which way it needs to be told if you’re alive to it. You could have made a film about this, but it somehow felt durational.

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"There’s also something about reaching people in their homes with the story. It wasn’t about, 'Oh, I want to make a piece of television,' it was more about this was the right form to tell the story."