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The Ultimate Guide to What to Watch in May

The Ultimate Guide to What to Watch in May

Looking for some must-watch TV? Whether you’re a reality junkie, a sports fan or a lover of drama and suspense, this watch guide has something for you. There’s a lot to watch each month, and we’re here to help you find the best shows, sports and movies to watch in May – and beyond. Explore our ultimate watch guide so you don’t have to spend your valuable time searching for what to watch next.

‘OMG Fashun’ – E! – Mondays 9/8c

Brace yourself for a flamboyant ride through the realms of haute couture with Julia Fox and stylist Law Roach as your fabulous guides. Unleashing the wild imaginations of avant-garde designers, OMG Fashun promises to redefine fashion like never before. Catch the premiere with a double dose of audacity Mondays on E!

‘Restoring Galveston’ – Magnolia Network – Tuesdays 8/7c

Join Michael and Ashley Cordray on their journey of architectural resurrection as they breathe new life into a 1912 boarding house, sculpting it into a bespoke haven in Galveston, Texas. Prepare to witness the metamorphosis unfold Tuesdays at 8/7c on Magnolia Network.

‘Lopez vs Lopez’ – NBC – Tuesdays 8/7c

Mayan and George Lopez, now living and working side by side, navigate the maze of life together, offering a glimpse into the mishaps and mirth that define “The Lopez Way.” Tune in for a fresh season packed with laughter, love, and lovably loopy moments, only on NBC.

‘The Rookie’ – ABC – Tuesdays 9/8c

John Nolan, the LAPD’s seasoned rookie, proves age is just a number as he tackles crime with wit, wisdom, and a splash of humor. As he nears the end of his training, Nolan faces his toughest test yet, confronting the consequences of his pursuit of truth. Catch the drama unfold every Tuesday at 9/8c on ABC.

‘Love & Marriage: Huntsville’ – OWN – Saturdays 8/7c

Join three powerhouse couples as they stir the pot in Alabama, with drama ranging from legal woes to romantic entanglements. Buckle up for a wild season with twists and turns galore, airing Saturdays at 8/7c on OWN.

‘Reginald the Vampire’ – SYFY (Choice and Above) – May 8 

Sink your teeth into the unconventional tale of Reginald Andres, the vampire next door. With a motley crew of undead misfits, Reginald navigates the complexities of vampire life, proving that blood and heartache go hand in hand. Don’t miss the nocturnal escapades starting May 8 only on SYFY.

‘Smiling Friends’ – Adult Swim – May 9

Dive into the weird and wonderful world of Adult Swim’s lineup, where laughter knows no bounds. Whether you’re a fan of Rick and Morty or crave the quirkiness of SMILING FRIENDS, Adult Swim delivers non-stop entertainment.

‘Anne Rice’s Interview with a Vampire’ – AMC – May 12

Step into the luxurious world of vampires and intrigue with Anne Rice’s timeless tale. Follow Louis and his enthralling journey through love, blood, and the pitfalls of immortality as he shares his story with journalist Daniel Molloy. Prepare for a sensuous reinvention of a gothic classic, starting May 12 on AMC.

‘Naked and Afraid XL’ – Discovery – May 12

Survival of the fittest takes on a new meaning as twelve intrepid souls brave the Colombian Badlands for an epic 40-day challenge. From scorching heat to deadly predators, they’ll endure it all in their quest for survival. Tune in for the ultimate test of human resilience, starting May 12 on Discovery.

‘Race to Survive: New Zealand’ – USA/SYFY – May 20

Embark on an adrenaline-fueled odyssey through New Zealand’s rugged terrain, where only the most determined will emerge victorious. With $500,000 on the line, contestants face ancient caves, alpine summits, and their own limits in a quest for glory.

Keep Watching With Great Deals

DIRECTV offers discounts on the latest titles. Explore these hot movies available (or soon to be available) to rent for 10% off. 

  • Rent Arthur The King for less on DIRECTV starting May 7
  • Rent The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare for less on DIRECTV starting on May 10
  • Rent Monkey Man on DIRECTV for less starting May 28

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