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New Hulu Originals Coming In May 2022

Hulu has a variety of new original programming coming to the streaming service throughout the month of May 2022 including the series finale of “The Girl From Plainville,” two new limited series “Candy” and “Conversations With Friends,” the Hulu Original movie “The Valet” and more.

Check them all out below!

The Girl From Plainville: Limited Series Finale (Hulu Original) – May 3

A SXSW Official Film Selection, “The Girl From Plainville” is inspired by the true story of Michelle Carter’s unprecedented “texting-suicide”  case. Based on the Esquire article of the same name by Jesse Barron, the limited series explores Carter’s relationship with Conrad Roy III and the events that led to his death and, later, her conviction of involuntary manslaughter.

Episode 108 ‘Blank Spaces’: Coco’s last day. Michelle struggles with the future. The Carters and Roys both try to find closure after tragedy.


Dragons: The Nine Realms: Complete Season 2 (Hulu Original) – May 5

With Project ICARIS furthering expeditions deeper into the fissure, keeping dragons a secret is becoming increasingly harder for the Dragon Riders. Meanwhile Jun, D’Angelo and Alex are growing more suspicious of Tom and Thunder’s frequent solo quests, revealing Tom’s mission of uncovering his viking heritage and mysterious connection with dragons.

You can watch a trailer for Season 2 below:


Candy: Limited Series Premiere (Hulu Original) – May 9

Candy Montgomery is a 1980 housewife and mother who did everything right—good husband, two kids, nice house, even the careful planning and execution of transgressions—but when the pressure of conformity builds within her, her actions scream for just a bit of freedom. With deadly results. The series stars Jessica Biel, Melanie Lynskey, Timothy Simons, Pablo Schreiber, and Raúl Esparza. A five-night event, episodes will roll out daily through Friday, May 13.

You can watch the trailer for “Candy” below:


Conversations with Friends: Complete Limited Series (Hulu Original) – May 15

Based on Sally Rooney’s best-selling novel, “Conversations with Friends” follows Frances (Alison Oliver), a 21 year old college student, as she navigates a series of relationships that force her to confront her own vulnerabilities for the first time. The series also stars Joe Alwyn, Sasha Lane and Jemime Kirke.

You can watch a trailer for “Conversations with Friends” below:


THE VALET (2022) (Hulu Original) – May 20

In “The Valet,” world famous movie star, Olivia (Samara Weaving) faces a PR disaster when a paparazzi snaps a photo of her with her married lover, Vincent (Max Greenfield). The hard-working valet Antonio (Eugenio Derbez) accidentally appears in the same photo and is enlisted to pose as Olivia’s new boyfriend as a cover up. This ruse with Olivia thrusts Antonio into the spotlight and unexpected chaos. In this fish out of water romantic comedy, two worlds and cultures collide as both Olivia and Antonio start to see themselves more clearly than ever before. “The Valet,” directed by Richard Wong and written by Rob Greenberg and Bob Fisher, is the English-language remake of the hit French film.


LOOK AT ME: XXXTENTACION (2022) (Hulu Original) – May 26

“Look At Me: XXXTENTACION” explores how Florida teenager Jahseh Onfroy became SoundCloud rapper XXXTENTACION, one of the most streamed artists on the planet. Through frank commentary from family, friends and romantic partners, and unseen archival footage, director Sabaah Folayan offers a sensitive portrayal of an artist whose acts of violence, raw musical talent and open struggles with mental health left an indelible mark on his generation before his death at the age of 20.


Shoresy: Series Premiere (Hulu Original) – May 27

The six-episode, half-hour Hulu Original comedy sees the foul-mouthed, chirp-serving, mother-loving, fan favorite character, Shoresy, join a senior AAA hockey team in Sudbury on a quest to never lose again.

Shot on location in Sudbury, the hockey comedy series “Shoresy” features bench boss Jared Keeso in the titular role, alongside a cast of certified beauticians and absolute legends – from sci-fi stars to real life big hitters. Tasya Teles (“The 100”) stars as Nat, with Harlan Blayne Kytwayhat (“Tribal”) as Sanguinet, Blair Lamora (“Paranormal Nightshift”) as Ziigwan, and Keilani Rose (“Flimsy”) tapped as Miigwan. From, Blainville, QC, rapper Jonathan-Ismael Diaby stars as Dolo, with former Montréal Canadien, author, and actor Terry Ryan as Hitch. Ryan McDonell (“The Crossing”) stars as Michaels, with Max Bouffard (“Letterkenny”) as JJ Frankie JJ, and former Kahnawake Condor and MMA fighter Andrew “The Canon” Antsanen joining the cast as Goody. Legendary all-time tough guy Jon “Nasty” Mirasty, former ‘Canes centre Brandon Nolan, and three time Stanley Cup winner, Jordan Nolan star as Jim, Jim, and Jim, respectively, with Listowel’s Keegan Long as Liam, and North Bay’s Bourke Cazabon as Cory.

You can watch a teaser for “Shoresy” below:


 

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