Hulu has a variety of new original programming coming to the streaming service throughout the month of January 2024 including the premieres of the Original series “Death and Other Details” starring Violett Beane and Mandy Patinkin, the Original comedy thriller movie “Self Reliance,” the true crime docuseries “Daughters of the Cult” and much more.
Check them all out below!
Ishura: Series Premiere (Hulu Original) – January 3
The Demon King, who filled the whole world with fear, was defeated. However, the name and very existence of the Hero who accomplished this feat remains a mystery. Now that the age of fear is over, all that remains in the world is a certain power, one that could become its next great threat. This power belongs to the shura, who possess the strength of ahundred demons, making them undefeatable by any ordinary means. The shura, who have mastered all kinds of abilities, stake their dignity, pride, and their lives in unprecedented and unstoppable battles to fulfill their desires. The fight to crown the ultimate Hero now begins.
Daughters of the Cult: Complete Docuseries (Hulu Original) – January 4
“Daughters of the Cult” is a shocking five-episode deep-dive into the history of the polygamous Ervil LeBaron cult told directly through the eyes of the people who were there. Hidden in plain sight throughout the Southwest and Mexico, a splinter group of Mormon fundamentalist cult members perpetrate a deadly wave of violence and abuse for decades in the name of their fanatical prophet Ervil LeBaron, dubbed the ‘Mormon Manson’. Survivors, relatives of killers and law enforcement now come forward to paint an emotional and grisly picture of a brutal madman ordering cold-blooded executions. Despite running from the FBI for most of their young lives there is triumph, healing, and sisterhood for the brave few who escape the cult and begin anew.
Self Reliance (2023) (Hulu Original) – January 12
When a middle-aged man (Jake Johnson) is invited into a limo by famous actor Andy Samberg, his dull life takes a thrilling turn. Johnson is offered a chance to win a million dollars in a dark web reality TV show, where assassins from all over the world attempt to kill him for 30 days. The catch? He can’t be killed if he’s not entirely alone, leading him to recruit an unlikely team to help him survive.
You can watch a trailer for the film below:
Death and Other Details: Series Premiere (Hulu Original) – January 16
Set amidst the glamor of the global elite, “Death and Other Details” centers on the brilliant and restless Imogene Scott (Violett Beane), who finds herself in the wrong place/wrong time (okay, it was kinda her fault) and becomes the prime suspect in a locked room murder mystery. The setting? A lavishly restored Mediterranean ocean liner. Suspects? Every pampered guest and every exhausted crew member. The problem? To prove her innocence, she must partner with a man she despises—Rufus Cotesworth (Mandy Patinkin), the world’s greatest detective.
A Shop for Killers: Series Premiere (Hulu Original) – January 17
Jian’s only guardian is her uncle. After his sudden death, she learns of a suspicious shopping mall that he left behind. Who was her uncle, and what kind of shopping mall did he run? Before Jian can even fathom what is going on, she is attacked by unidentified people who are after her uncle’s supplies. Now that she is alone, will Jian survive against them?
Superhot: The Spicy World of Pepper People: Complete Season 1 (Hulu Original) – January 22
Superhot spicy peppers are on fire lately – but while most experiment with heat, others live their lives in pursuit of fire. “Superhot” is a wild ride into the Spicy World of Pepper People – the self-proclaimed chili heads who have taken the chili pill and want to find out how deep the rabbit hole goes. This 10-part series goes deep into a subculture fueled by spice: from the elite growers who strive to create new superhots to the chili eaters who chase the endorphin rush of consuming them. Along the way, one legendary chili head sets out on a quest to answer the spiciest of questions: is there a pepper that can challenge the world’s hottest?
Tell Me That You Love Me: Complete Season 1 (Hulu Original) – January 24
Since he lost his hearing as a kid, artist Cha Jinwoo has gotten used to his solitary life. One day, an aspiring actress Jung Moeun, enters his quiet daily routine. This relaxing classic melodrama is about love and communication of the two who speak with their hands and listen with their hearts.