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Stuck In A Series Slump? These 10 HBO Max Shows Will Liven Up Your Weekend

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by Simone Johnson

Hacks | 2021 - Present

Jean Smart plays the legendary Deborah Vance, a Las Vegas comedian who's hit a snag in her career. She takes a young comedy writer under her wing to help her revamp her material, which results in a bizarre relationship. The dramedy returned for its sophomore season this month, so you have all weekend to catch up.

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The Staircase | 2022 - Present

When Michael Peterson's wife dies, he tells the police it was due to her falling down the stairs. But after a medical examiner discovers she died from much more violent causes, it opens up a murder investigation. Did we mention this compelling mini-series mystery is based on a true-crime story? (You've been warned!)

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