Looking for the latest entertainment and TV happenings to fill in your time during this isolation period? We’ve got you covered.
There’s no better time than now to binge-watch on movies and television series. Even though we have no access to the cinema right now, fret not. Online streaming apps are still bringing you lots of entertainment and new shows. So grab that bag of popcorn and start watching! This month, there are plenty of movies of various genres waiting for you to explore. Romance, thriller, horror, action, documentary – you want it, they’ve got it.
1. Dive into a deeper understanding of the COVID-19 virus with Discovery Channel
23rd January 2020 is a date that will go down in history. It is the day when China took a historic step to quarantine an entire city of over 11 million people in a bid to stop the COVID-19 virus. The pandemic took over the world in just two months, shutting down countries globally and impacting the lives of billions. To shed light on this new invisible enemy against humanity, Discovery Channel is bringing in experts to answer important questions everybody has around this global health crisis.
Premiering on 5th April at 9pm, COVID-19: Battling the Devil profiles the minutes that led to the mass quarantine of Wuhan, the Chinese city at the epicenter of the pandemic. The documentary transports viewers inside the world’s biggest lockdown as scientists race to understand and contain the virus.
The second program, Pandemic: COVID-19, is set to premiere on 26th April. This hour-long special examines how, within a matter of weeks, COVID-19 spread throughout China and beyond. The program will delve inside the fight to contain the pandemic with the latest coverage on how authorities across the world are coordinating to test and treat patients, as well as seek solutions to prevent further spread.