How to watch Now and Then free on Apple TV+ – new bilingual murder-mystery drama

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Now and Then – Apple's TV bilingual murder mystery starring Oscar nominee Marina de Tavira – is being hailed as the new Big Little Lies. In the mood for a haunting flashback or two? Now and Then arrives on on Apple TV+ from Friday 20th May. New subscribers can watch Now and Then free with the Apple TV+ 7-day free trial and binge a lot more besides at the same time.

Watch Now and Then

Season premiere: Friday 20th May 2022

Global stream: Apple TV+ 7-day FREE trial (opens in new tab)

Cast: Marina de Tavira, Rosie Perez, José María Yazpik, Maribel Verdú, Manolo Cardona, Soledad Villamil, Željko Ivanek, Jorge López, Alicia Jaziz

Season finale: Friday 24th June 2022 

Now and Then, which is set in Miami and shot in both Spanish and English, starts with a group of drunken college students on a beach. But when the partying leads to a fatal crash, the group are forever changed by a slew of dark events. 

Now, some 20 years later, the remaining five members of the group are forced back together – reluctantly reunited by a threat that puts their seemingly perfect worlds at risk.

Sounds good? The critics agree, calling Apple TV's arty take on I Know What You Did Last Summer a "captivating crime thriller", and heaping praise on Marina de Tavira's "sultry" performance.

The first three episodes of Now and Then debut globally on 20th May 2022. Follow our guide to get a 7-day free trial of Apple TV+ (opens in new tab) and watch Now and Then wherever you are.

Now and Then episode guide & air dates

Now and Then – new murder mystery on Apple TV+

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Episode 1 – Friday 20th May 2022 

Episode 2 – Friday 20th May 2022

Episode 3 – Friday 20th May 2022 

Episode 4 – Friday 27th June 2022

Episode 5 – Friday 3rd June 2022

Episode 6 – Friday 10th June 2022

Episode 7 – Friday 17th June 2022

Episode 8 – Friday 24th June 2022

Now and Then official trailer

Watch Now and Then on Apple TV+

Now and Then is an Apple Original, so it's exclusive to the Apple TV+ streaming service.

New users get a 7-day free trial of Apple TV+ (opens in new tab). After the trial, it's £4.99 / $4.99 / AU$7.99 a month. There's no contract, so you can cancel any time.

The first three episodes become available on 20th May 2022. The next five episodes air weekly, every Friday, ending with the season finale on 24th June 2022. 

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Apple's premium streaming service offers a ton of original content, from huge hits such as Ted Lasso to Tom Hanks movies and Now and Then. Why not try it free for 7 days? It's just $4.99/£4.99/AU$7.99 a month after, contract-free.

Is Apple TV+ worth trying?

Apple TV+ is Apple's dedicated subscription streaming service, designed to rival the likes of Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+

It's ad-free (aside from Apple ads) and features a host of high-profile shows – such as Now and Then, The Essex Serpent, Shining Girls, They Call Me Magic, Pachinko, WeCrashed, The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey and Severance –  produced by the Apple Originals department.

In our review, we praised Apple TV+ for its "reasonable pricing, superb streaming quality, Dolby Vision HDR support and lavishly-produced exclusives". 

If you're yet to experience Apple TV+, why not take advantage of this 7-day free trial (opens in new tab)?

How to watch Apple TV+ from overseas using a VPN

Apple TV+ is available in over 100 countries. Travelling abroad and can't access your account? Not to worry. You can use a VPN (opens in new tab) to enjoy your Apple TV+ account, as if you were back home.

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