New on Foxtel Drama in August: Atlantis, Empire, The Mentalist & More


Looking to update your viewing list? A bunch of new shows will premiere on Foxtel this month, so Drama subscribers will have their evenings full. Here’s a quick look at what’s to come.

From riveting dramas to action-packed series, there’s something in store for everyone. Here’s a list of new and returning titles that Foxtel Drama subscribers might be interested in this month.

Mon 3

  • Atlantis, S2 – FOX8
  • Rogue, S1 – SoHo
  • From Dusk Till Dawn, S1 – FX

Thu 6

  • Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, S1 – BBC First

Fri 7

  • The Mentalist, S6 – TVH!TS
  • Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, S15 – Universal Channel

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Sat 8

  • 7 Days In Hell (movie) – showcase
  • Bitten, S1 – FOX8
  • WPC 56, S3 – BBC First

Mon 10

  • True Detective S2 finale – showcase
  • Game Of Thrones, S1-5 – showcase

Wed 12

  • The Interceptor, S1 – BBC First

Thu 13

  • Graceland, S3 – SoHo

Sun 16

  • The Amazing Race – FOX8

Mon 17

Wed 19

  • Texas Rising, S1 – FX
  • Hell On Wheels (fifth and final season) – FX

Sun 23

  • Satisfaction, S2 – showcase

Mon 24

  • Wallander, S3 – 13th Street

Tue 25

  • Doctor Who: The Day Of The Doctor, S8 – Syfy

Fri 28

  • Aug Law & Order: Criminal Intent – Universal Channel

Mon 31

  • Dallas, S3 – SoHo
  • Empire, S1 – FOX

As for movies, here’s what’s available this month on Foxtel Store + Box Office:

  • The Lazarus Effect – Wed 5
  • Pitch Perfect 2 – Thu 6
  • The Duff – Wed 12
  • Insurgent – Wed 12
  • Unfinished Business – Wed 12
  • The Gunman – Wed 19
  • While We’re Young – Wed 19
  • Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 – Thu 20
  • The Longest Ride – Wed 26
  • Fast And Furious 7 – Thu 27

For an even greater list of new shows coming to Foxtel, take a look here. Potential customer? Compare Foxtel packages here.