WHAT’S ON IN JUNE
With Father’s Day around the corner, football games back on and tonnes of new movies to watch to get us all back in the summer mode after the bad weather days, Netgem TV lists its top recommendations on what to watch this month.
London, UK, 9th June 2020 – While lockdown seems to ease across the nation, usual entertainment go-tos such as cinema, theatres and concert halls are still re-thinking the best and safest ways to reopen. In the meantime, TV content providers, like Netgem TV, continue to bring the best entertainment to screens across the nation.
As from this week, football players return to the field and Netgem TV will provide subscribers with some of the best football games through its Premier Sports and LaLigaTV content. On June 21st, families will be so tempted by the movie arrivals on Rakuten TV, that Father’s Day will be a perfect occasion for the whole family to enjoy a popcorn and movie marathon. Parasite, Dolittle and The Personal History of David Copperfield are an example of just how good the new release slate looks like. Overall, the scripted and non-scripted content from all channels available through Netgem TV will take TV users to unexpected places without moving from their living rooms.
GET IN THE MOOD TO SEE THE BALL ROLLING AGAIN AS LALIGA RETURNS
When: From June 11th
Information: Football league in Spain is returning on Thursday 11th of June at 9pm (BST), with the local derby between Sevilla and Real Betis. There are 11 rounds of games still to be played in LaLiga, with Barcelona two points clear of Real Madrid.
PARTICIPATE IN A HISTORIC EVENT: BISLETT IMPOSSIBLE GAMES
When: Saturday 13th June
Where: BBC TWO
Information: On June 13th, TV viewers will get a glimpse of what may become athletic’s ‘new normal’. The Impossible Games is being organised as a replacement for Norway’s regular Diamond League event. For the first time, a major international meet will take place with athletes competing in different countries and even continents, and not a single fan in the stands.
TRAVEL BACK IN TIME TO REFLECT ON WHAT WAS LIFE LIKE FOR BLACK JAZZ BANDS IN THE 1930s IN BRITAIN
When: Thursday 18th June
Information: Dancing on the edge is set in the early 1930s and follows black jazz musicians, the Louis Lester Band, as they find fame amongst the parties and performances of London’s upper class society. Although many recoil at the performance of black musicians in polite society, the city’s more progressive socialites, including members of the Royal Household, take the band under their wing. Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor and Matthew Goode.
EXPERIENCE THE FOOTBALL THRILL WITH THE PREMIER LEAGUE BACK ON
When: Friday 19th June
Information: As from Friday 19th Netgem TV users will be able to watch a selection of some of the English Premier League games live. On the 19th of June, the weekend will kick off with the Norwich v Southampton game at 6pm. The last days of June will be packed with great games, including the Merseyside Derby between Everton and Liverpool on Sunday 21st at 7pm through the Pick service.
CONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE THE RETURN OF FOOTBALL WITH THE RESTART OF THE SERIE A LEAGUE
When: Saturday 20th June
Where: Premier Sports
Information: Cristiano Ronaldo, Romelu Lukaku and Italian football’s finest will be back on the field in June with the Serie A league’s return. On Saturday 20th, the first matches to kick off will be Torino v Parma at 6:30pm (BST) followed by Verona v Cagliari at 8:45pm (BST).
CELEBRATE FATHER’S DAY WITH THE PERFECT MOVIE MARATHON
When: Sunday 21st June
Where: Rakuten TV
Information: 4-time Oscar winner Parasite, Charles Dickens’ tale adaptation of The Personal History of David Copperfield, along with fantasy comedy adventure Dolittle, starring Robert Downey Jr are all strong contenders for a family marathon to celebrate Father’s Day this year.
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