Koktail TV Guide: What to Watch in May

Eric E. Surbano

03 May 2022

Our picks for what to watch this month

A new month means another round of bingeable shows to keep you glued to your couch. From time-travelling love stories to a galaxy far, far away, here are our picks for what to watch this May. 



The Time Traveler's Wife

Premieres on May 16 on HBO GO

From Sherlock co-creator Steven Moffat comes a series from the novel of the same name that follows the love story of Clare and Henry. However, their love story is complicated by Henry’s unique condition: he involuntarily travels through time. 



Now & Then

Premieres on May 20 on Apple TV+

A weekend getaway turns horrific for a group of college friends, but they promptly decide to move on with their lives and forget about the whole thing. Twenty years later, the past has come back to haunt them, and all their perfect lives are threatened to be turned upside down. 



Love, Death + Robots: Volume 3

Premieres on May 20 on Netflix 

The critically-acclaimed anthology series returns for another round of dark comedy and stunning visuals. Executive produced by Deadpool director Tim Miller and iconic filmmaker David Fincher, enjoy the show’s signature mix of fantasy, horror, and sci-fi in its latest season. 



Stranger Things 4: Part 1

Premieres on May 27 on Netflix

The first part of the final season of Netflix’s award-winning series kicks off six months after the Battle of Starcourt. Eleven and her friends are separated and are struggling to navigate high school, but puberty is the least of their problems when the Upside Down haunts them once more. However, there might be a chance for them to finally put an end to all of it—for good. 



Obi-Wan Kenobi

Premieres on May 27 on Disney+ Hotstar

Ten years after seeing the Jedi decimated and his apprentice transform into the most fearsome Sith the galaxy has ever known, Obi-Wan Kenobi is in hiding while also watching over a young Luke Skywalker.