Acorn TV has announced the titles that are coming to the AMC-owned streaming service in June. The Acorn TV June 2022 lineup adds to the service’s wide variety of acclaimed English and foreign-language dramas, engaging comedies, documentaries and more.
The Acorn TV June 2022 schedule includes London Kills Season 3, Hidden Season 3, and Martin Clunes: Islands of the Pacific.
ACORN TV JUNE 2022 HIGHLIGHTS
London Kills (Acorn TV Original)
Season 3 Binge Premieres Monday, June 6
Returning with its cutting-edge documentary style, London Kills dramatizes the experiences of an elite murder investigation squad in central London, led by Detective Inspector David Bradford (Hugo Speer, Shadow and Bone, Marcella) and the core cast including Sharon Small (Flesh and Blood, The Bay) as Detective Sergeant Vivienne Cole, Bailey Patrick (Bridgerton, Bodyguard) as Detective Constable Rob Brady and Tori Allen-Martin (Unforgotten, Pure) as Trainee Detective Constable Billie Fitzgerald.
In season 3, the elite murder investigation team deals with a series of killings – which turn out to be linked. It soon becomes clear that the killer has access to information from within the police service itself – are the detectives hunting one of their own?
Hidden (Acorn TV Exclusive)
Season 3 Binge Premieres Monday, June 20
DCI Cadi John (Sian Reese-Williams, Line of Duty) and DS Owen Vaughan (Siôn Alun Davies) return for the third and final installment of this hit Welsh crime drama. Twelve months after Mia Owen’s arrest, Cadi is at a crossroads, with her life in flux. After painful deliberation, Cadi and her sisters have decided to sell the family home, while Cadi is navigating a new relationship.
To compound matters, a job opportunity has come up in Liverpool, forcing Cadi to ask herself the question – is it time to leave North Wales or time to face down demons, embrace her new relationship and make Bangor her permanent home? Cadi is still searching for an answer when she and Vaughan are called to investigate the brutal murder of a man in the remote Dysynni Valley.
Martin Clunes: Islands of the Pacific (Acorn TV Exclusive)
Two-Episode Binge Premiere Monday, June 27
Martin Clunes (Doc Martin, Manhunt) embarks on an epic ocean wide adventure in search of the real Pacific in the latest installment of his popular travel series. His voyage is inspired by reading a book given to him when he was a child by his father about the Kon-Tiki expedition across the Pacific. Martin has always yearned to follow in those explorers’ footsteps.
The Pacific Ocean, the largest ocean on the planet, covering 63 million square miles, is strewn with tens of thousands of islands with coral atolls, jungle clad mountains, and lava spewing volcanoes. It is rich in animal life and has an astonishing kaleidoscope of humanity.
ACORN TV SCHEDULE
AVAILABLE JUNE 6
London Kills, Season 3 (Acorn TV Original) | All episodes
EPISODE 1: Grace
The detectives investigate a string of murders. Could the killer be a police officer? Meanwhile, Rob is
forced to hand over vital evidence when his family is threatened.
EPISODE 2: Cyber Bully
As the detectives investigate who murdered a schoolboy, Vivienne is forced to reveal her intimate
connection to a suspect.
EPISODE 3: Blood
As Billie comes face to face with the man who killed her father, Vivienne pleads with her ex-husband, a
Detective Superintendent, to do the right thing.
EPISODE 4: Control Freak
The detectives lock horns with a widow who refuses to grieve ʹ is she a cold fish or a ruthless killer?
Chief Super Mulgrew gives the detectives the slip, with fatal consequences.
EPISODE 5: Crossing the Line
David and Vivienne cross a huge line ʹ both professionally and personally. (5 EPS, 2022)
Murdoch Mysteries, Season 15 (Acorn TV Exclusive) | Episode 15 of 24 (U.S. Only)
Murdoch’s son Harry is coming to visit when he and Ogden, who is pregnant, are abducted by a nefarious, vengeful foe. (1 EP, 2022)
AVAILABLE JUNE 13
Murdoch Mysteries, Season 15 (Acorn TV Exclusive) | Episode 16 of 24 (U.S. Only)
“It’s A Wonderful Game”
A charity basketball game turns dour for Murdoch and his colleagues when a friend of the game’s inventor is murdered. (1 EP, 2022)
Crownies | All episodes
Starring Todd Lasance (Spartacus: Blood and Sand), Hamish Michael (Janet King) and Marta Dusseldorp (Janet King, Jack Irish), this Australian drama follows five solicitors as they face the pressure and< endearing madness of a modern single life – in a fast paced workplace that highlights the moral dilemmas and big issues facing an apparently civilized society.
In a world that exists solely to see ‘wrong-doers’ brought to justice, and where the average age of the solicitors is 27, there is a big divided between these young solicitors and the barristers at the top. Yet they are the initial point of contact with the police, and it is they who do most of the liaising with the victims and the witnesses ʹ and recommend what goes to court. (22 EPS, 2011)
50 Shades of Green
Marking Alan Titchmars’s 70th birthday and his 50 years as a gardener, this film explores horticulture across the UK, from ancient oaks to blink-and-you’ll-miss-it explosions of seasonal flora, with visits to Kew Gardens, Blenheim Palace and more. With appearances from Mary Berry and Griff Rhys Jones, it is jam-packed, glossy production in honor of one of the UK’s favorite gardeners. (Film, 2019)
AVAILABLE JUNE 20
Hidden, Season 3 | All episodes (Exclusive)
DCI Cadi John (Sian Reese-Williams, Line of Duty) and DS Owen Vaughan (Siôn Alun Davies) return for the third and final installment of the hit Welsh crime drama. After a local man’s body is found in a remote river, DCI John gets embroiled in the case which bears the signs of a brutal and frenzied attack.
Since we last saw John, her relationship with pathologist Rachel West has flourished ʹ despite the
secrets Cadi keeps from her ʹ and she relies on Rachel to help identify the cause of death. Nearby, a local laborer, Siôn Thomas (Sion Ifan, Stad), returns home to his brother Glyn (Justin Melluish), who has Down’s syndrome. Siôn became Glyn’s carer after the tragic death of their mother years previously.
Having perpetually been let down by the various systems that should have protected them, Siôn is
frustrated and wants nothing more than to provide for his brother. (6 EPS, 2022)
Murdoch Mysteries, Season 15 (Acorn TV Exclusive) | Episode 17 of 24 (U.S. Only)
Violet Hart investigates the murder of protester at a civil rights event with W.E.B. Du Bois and Booker T.
Washington. (1 EP, 2022)
A hotel filled with glamour, elegance, history and character and truly the first luxury hotel in Britain, The Savoy has sat alongside the River Thames for over 130 years. It has hosted rock stars and royalty, Oscar winners and prime ministers and now it is opening its doors to viewers, so step across its famous Strand forecourt and through the gilded revolving doors of The Savoy.
Filmed over the most dramatic period of the hotel’s history – from the incredibly busy winter season to its devastating coronavirus shutdown – this series offers a fascinating glimpse into the experiences of being a guest at this iconic hotel, and share the real-life characters behind the scenes. As a global crisis looms, follow the staff continuing to make the magic happen with their hard work and exquisite attention to detail before the hotel was forced to shut its doors for the first time ever in its history.
Also including The Savoy Christmas Special: The festive season has arrived at the hotel and staff are pushed to breaking point as they welcome hundreds of residential guests and diners across Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve. (5 EPS, 2020)
AVAILABLE JUNE 27
Martin Clunes: Islands of the Pacific (Acorn TV Exclusive) | All episodes
Following on from the success of his previous seasons touring the islands of America and Australia, this time Martin Clunes (Doc Martin) is on an epic journey across the Pacific, meeting people and getting to know about their lives, cultures and stories.
Martin explores French Polynesia through French baguettes and coral wine, in Vanuatu he climbs an active volcano and meets a tribe who worship Prince Philip, and gets up close to sea lions, iguanas, tortoises, penguins, finches and baby sharks on the legendary Galapagos Islands. (3 EPS, 2022)
Murdoch Mysteries, Season 15 (Acorn TV Exclusive) | Episode 18 of 24 (U.S. Only)
After a secret agent is found dead in the cellar of a Korean family’s store, Murdoch enlists a reluctant Terence Meyers. (1 EP, 2022)