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Kevin Garvey (Justin Theroux) and Nora Durst (Carrie Coon) in The Leftovers

The Leftovers – Season 3 (8 episodes, streaming from July 4 exclusively on NOW TV, Drama/Thriller/Romance)

ALL eight episodes from the third and concluding series of HBO's critically acclaimed drama are available to stream exclusively on NOW TV next week, culminating in a heart-wrenching final episode that forces viewers to take a leap of faith with the characters.

Filmed on location in Australia and Texas, these gripping instalments follow Kevin Garvey (Justin Theroux) in the aftermath of an event called The Departure, which resulted in two per cent of the world's population vanishing without trace or explanation.

Kevin's search for answers positions him at the centre of a religious movement fronted by charismatic reverend Matt (Christopher Eccleston). When rumours circulate about a second Departure, the survivors face agonising decisions about the present and future.

Gypsy (10 episodes, streaming from June 30 exclusively on Netflix, Thriller/Drama/Romance)

NAOMI Watts and Billy Crudup lend their star power to this serpentine 10-part Netflix psychological thriller written by Lisa Rubin, which is directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson (Fifty Shades Of Grey), Victoria Mahoney and Coky Giedroyc.

Manhattan therapist Jean Holloway (Watts) has a picture-perfect life with her attorney husband, Michael (Crudup), but beneath the glossy surface, their relationship is just as twisted and dysfunctional as many of Jean's patients.

Their daughter Dolly (Maren Heary) identifies as a boy and Jean's connection to her mother (Blythe Danner) is strained.

The therapist develops dangerously intimate and illicit relationships and she adopts a fake name, Diane, to embark on a passionate affair with a musician called Sidney (Sophie Cookson), who is the ex-girlfriend of one of her patients.

As personal fantasies blur with Jean's professional life, she spirals out of control.

Homeland – The Complete Sixth Season (Cert 15, 609 mins, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, available now on Amazon Video and other download and streaming services, available from July 3 on DVD £29.99/Blu-ray £44.99, Action/Thriller)

THE Emmy award-winning US drama, loosely based on the Israeli series Hatufim, gets a thrilling reboot for the sixth series, which tests the resolve of former intelligence officer Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) as she devotes her time to raising her young daughter Frannie and helping a foundation that supports Muslims, who have been mistreated in the United States.

Her good friend, black operative Peter Quinn (Rupert Friend), has suffered a stroke after a sarin gas attack and is assuaging the pain with drugs.

Meanwhile, Carrie's former mentor Saul Berenson (Mandy Patinkin) and fellow CIA official Dar Adal (F Murray Abraham) have a new master to appease – President-elect Elizabeth Keane (Elizabeth Marvel).

When Carrie's work follows her home with potentially catastrophic consequences, she must reunite with Saul and Quinn to protect US citizens. The four-disc DVD and Blu-ray box sets include all 12 episodes.

Prison Break – The Complete Fifth Season (Cert 15, 387mins, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, available now on Amazon Video and other download and streaming services, available from July 3 on DVD £29.99/Blu-ray £44.99, Action/Thriller)

EIGHT years after Michael Scofield (Wentworth Miller) and his brother Lincoln (Dominic Purcell) ran for their lives in the hit TV series Prison Break, the slippery siblings return for these globe-trotting nine episodes full of twists, turns and betrayal.

Michael has been dead for seven years and his wife Sara (Sarah Wayne Callies) has slowly moved on with her life, raising their son Mike (Christian Michael Cooper) with a new husband, Jacob (Mark Feuerstein).

She is shocked when Lincoln provides her with a photograph of a man called Kaniel Outis in Ogyia Prison in Yemen, who looks exactly like Michael.

Lincoln is convinced his brother is still alive and he heads to Yemen with C-Note (Rockmond Dunbar) to orchestrate a daring escape.

Meanwhile, a shadowy operative known as Poseidon is monitoring Sara.

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