Feb 22, 2024 - Economy

What to watch on Apple TV+, Netflix, Prime Video and more

Soccer star Lionel Messi in new documentary "Messi's World Cup: The Rise of a Legend"

Lionel Messi. Photo: Apple TV+

Here's what's new on Apple TV+, Netflix, Max, Disney+, Paramount+ and Prime Video.

What we're watching: One soccer icon's journey to becoming World Cup champion, Tyler Perry's newest steamy thriller and a live action take on a hit animated show.

"Messi's World Cup: The Rise of a Legend" available now on Apple TV+

The intrigue: Follow Lionel Messi's journey with the Argentina national team to World Cup glory while hearing from the legend himself in this new four-part series.

Driving the news: Since joining MLS club Inter Miami last season, the global soccer icon has driven ticket prices, doubled his team's value and starred in his first Super Bowl commercial.

"Mea Culpa" available now on Netflix

What's happening: Kelly Rowland and Trevante Rhodes star in Tyler Perry's new thriller about a defense attorney who uncovers more than she anticipated while trying to determine the guilt of her client.

What they're saying: "What I love about 'Mea Culpa' is that you have to watch it three or four times to catch every little clue that was dropped along the way. It's going to keep a lot of people guessing until the end," Perry said in a press release.

"Avatar: The Last Airbender" available now on Netflix

State of play: This is the PG live-action rendition of the hit Nickelodeon series of the same title.

"The Second Best Hospital in The Galaxy" on Prime Video

  • Stephanie Hsu, Kieran Culkin, Keke Palmer, Sam Smith, Maya Rudolph and Natasha Lyonne star in this new adult animated series about two renowned alien surgeons who tackle medical emergencies across the galaxy. Available now.

"The Family Stallone" season 2 on Paramount+

  • This season, the Stallone daughters move from LA to New York and Miami to chase dreams, navigate college and find love. Meanwhile, parents Sylvester and Jennifer settle in Palm Beach before the whole family reunites for a trip to Italy. Available now.

"Mike Epps: Ready To Sell Out" on Netflix

  • Mike Epps discusses his finances, code switching and work husbands in his fourth Netflix comedy special. Available now.

"Star Wars: The Bad Batch" season 3 on Disney+

  • Clone Force 99's battle to survive the aftermath of Order 66 and the formation of the Empire comes to a conclusion in the final season of this series. Available now.

"Jenny Slate: Seasoned Professional" on Prime Video

  • Jenny Slate talks about embarrassing school field trips, motherhood and being brave for the sake of finding love in this new comedy special. Available now.
  • Of note: Slate co-created and voiced the titular character in the Academy Award-nominated film "Marcel the Shell With Shoes On."

"Last Week Tonight With John Oliver" season 11 on Max

  • Driving the news: This Emmy-winning program discussing current events from politics, culture and entertainment has been renewed through 2026. Available now.

"Constellation" on Apple TV+

  • An astronaut seeks to expose the truth about space travel after realizing parts of her life are missing in this new psychological thriller. Available now.

"Formula 1: Drive to Survive" season 6 on Netflix

  • This season follows 10 teams and 20 drivers on their journey to the 2023 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. Available Friday.
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