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    70 Of The Best TV Shows To Stream On HBO Max In May

    The Time Traveler's Wife, The Staircase, a new season of Gentleman Jack and more great titles you'll want to stream this month.

    1. 100 Foot Wave (2021–)

    a still from 100 Foot Wave with Garrett McNamara surfing a huge wave

    2. *A Black Lady Sketch Show (2019—)

    Skye Townsend, Ashley Nicole Black, Robin Thede and Gabrielle Dennis in A Black Lady Sketch Show

    3. Adventure Time (2010–18)

    Ice King and Princess Bubblegum in "Adventure Time"

    4. And Just Like That... (2021)

    A promo image of Miranda, Carrie, and Charlotte in "And Just Like That..."

    5. *The Baby (2022)

    Natasha holding the baby in a laundry basket in The Baby

    6. *Barry (2018—)

    Bill Hader on the phone in Barry

    7. Boardwalk Empire (2010–14)

    A still from "Boardwalk Empire"

    8. Chernobyl (2019)

    A still from "Chernobyl" with two scientists in a lab together

    9. Doctor Who (2005–)

    A still from "Doctor Who" of the Doctor and Amy standing on a beach next to the Tardis

    10. Enlightened (2011–13)

    Laura Dern and Luke Wilson in "Enlightened"

    11. Euphoria (2019–)

    A still from "Euphoria" where Rue is resting with her eyes closed in a diner booth

    12. *The Flight Attendant (2020–)

    Cassie holding binoculars in "The Flight Attendant"

    13. Frayed (2019–)

    a still of Sammy and her two children from Frayed

    14. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990–96)

    Will Smith in "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air"

    15. Friends (1994–2004)

    David Schwimmer as Ross Geller, Matt LeBlanc as Joey Tribbiani, Matthew Perry as Chandler Bing, Lisa Kudrow as Phoebe Buffay, Jennifer Aniston as Rachel Green, and Courteney Cox as Monica Geller

    16. Game of Thrones (2011–19)

    Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow in "Game of Thrones"

    17. *Gentleman Jack (2019—)

    Sophie Rundle and Suranne Jones about to kiss in Gentleman Jack

    18. Ghosts (UK) (2019—)

    A still from Ghosts where Alison has a ghost staring her straight in the face and she doesn't know it

    19. Girls (2012–17)

    Lena Dunham, Zosia Mamet, and Jemima Kirk in "Girls"

    20. The Gilded Age (2022)

    The cast of the Gilded Age seated in a parlor

    21. Gossip Girl (2021–)

    A still of Julien and Zoya in "Gossip Girl"

    22. *Hacks (2021–)

    Jean Smart and Hannah Einbinder in "Hacks"

    23. Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts (2022)

    Rupert Grint, Emma Watson and Daniel Radcliffe sitting together in a still from Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts

    24. I May Destroy You (2020)

    A still of Arabella at the dinner table

    25. Insecure (2016–21)

    A still of Issa and Lawrence in "Insecure"

    26. *Jerrod Carmichael: Rothaniel (2022)

    Jerrod onstage in Rothaniel

    27. Julia (2022)

    Julia Child pouring wine into a pot in Julia

    28. Last Week Tonight (2014–)

    John Oliver at his desk on "Last Week Tonight With John Oliver"

    29. The Leftovers (2014–17)

    Justin Theroux in The Leftfovers

    30. Lovecraft Country (2020)

    A still from "Lovecraft Country"

    31. Love Life (2020–)

    A still of Marcus in "Love Life"

    32. *Made for Love (2021–)

    Cristin Milioti in "Made for Love"

    33. Mare of Easttown (2021)

    Kate Winslet in "Mare of Easttown"

    34. Minx (2022)

    Jake Johnson and Ophelia Lovibond talking in Minx

    35. My Mom, Your Dad (2022)

    A still of a romantic date from My Mom, Your Dad

    36. The Nanny (1993–99)

    Ray Romano, Fran Drescher, and Rachel Chagall in "The Nanny"

    37. The O.C. (2003–07)

    Mischa Barton, Peter Gallagher, Kelly Rowan, Benjamin McKenzie, Adam Brody, and Rachel Bilson in "The O.C."

    38. Olive Kitteridge (2014)

    Frances McDormand

    39. The Other Two (2018–)

    Molly Shannon and Case Walker in "The Other Two"

    40. Our Flag Means Death (2022)

    The pirate crew in our flag means death staring up at the sky together

    41. Painting with John (2021-)

    John Lurie sitting in the forest outside his home

    42. *PAUSE with Sam Jay (2021—)

    Sam Jay in a courtroom in a judges chair in Pause with Sam Jay

    43. Peacemaker (2022)

    John Cena and Freddie Stroma in Peacemaker

    44. Raised by Wolves (2020-)

    A still from raised by wolves of Mother walking through the jungle

    45. Rick and Morty (2013–)

    Rick, Summer and Morty from Rick and Morty

    46. The Righteous Gemstones (2019–)

    A still of Adam DeVine performing onstage in The Righteous Gemstones

    47. Scenes From a Marriage (2021)

    A still of Mira and Jonathan from "Scenes From a Marriage"

    48. Search Party (2016–22)

    Dory, Drew, Elliott, and Portia shopping at a pet store in "Search Party"

    49. Selena + Chef (2020–)

    Selena Gomez in her kitchen in "Selena + Chef"

    50. The Sex Lives of College Girls (2021–)

    A still from "The Sex Lives of College Girls"

    51. Sex and the City (1998–2004)

    Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte, and Miranda all out to dinner

    52. Six Feet Under (2001–05)

    Nate and David at a graveyard in "Six Feet Under."

    53. Somebody Somewhere (2022)

    Bridget Everett in Somebody Somewhere

    54. The Sopranos (1999–2007)

    Tony Soprano walking in a bathrobe in "The Sopranos"

    55. *The Staircase (2022)

    Toni Collette and Colin Firth in The Staircase

    56. Starstruck (2021–)

    Jessie and Tom sitting drinking tea together in "Starstruck"

    57. Station Eleven (2021–)

    Mackenzie Davis riding horseback in a caravan in Station Eleven

    58. Steven Universe (2013–20)

    A still from Steven Universe of Steven and his Crystal Gem friends

    59. Succession (2018–)

    The Roy family in Succession

    60. *That Damn Michael Che (2021—)

    Michael Che

    61. *The Time Traveler's Wife (2022)

    Theo James in The Time Traveler's Wife

    62. The Tourist (2022)

    Jamie Dornan in the tourist

    63. True Detective (2014–19)

    Mahershala Ali in True Detective season 3

    64. Veep (2012–19)

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Veep

    65. Watchmen (2019)

    Regina King in Watchmen

    66. Westworld (2016–)

    A still of Dolores in Westworld

    67. What Happened, Brittany Murphy? (2021)

    A childhood photo of Brittany Murphy

    68. The White Lotus (2021–)

    Connie Britton in White Lotus

    69. Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty (2022)

    John C. Reilly standing on a basketball court in winning time

    70. The Wire (2002–08)

    A still from "The Wire"

    * Denotes title (or season) has been newly added to HBO Max for May.

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