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About the Show

The Weekly is a new documentary TV series from The New York Times, bringing unparalleled journalism to the screen.


Each half-hour episode features a Times journalist investigating one of the most pressing issues of the day. With more than 1,550 journalists scattered across 160 countries, The Times produces 2,500 stories a week – investigative reports, political scoops, cultural dispatches. And each week, The Weekly chooses to tell one of these stories in a visual and unforgettable way.


Discover more at: NYTimes.com/TheWeekly


The Weekly is the first major foray into television news for both The Times and FX. The series premieres on Sunday, June 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on FX, with streaming available on Hulu the following day.


The Weekly is produced by The New York Times and Left/Right, a Red Arrow Studios company. Executive producers of The Weekly are Mat Skene, Jason Stallman, Sam Dolnick, Stephanie Preiss, Ken Druckerman, Banks Tarver and Mary Robertson.



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Season 1
Season 1

Sn.1 Ep.30

"Open Arms"

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Open Arms

Expires in 27 days

American arms manufacturers are supplying bombs in a war that is considered the world's worst humanitarian crisis. Schools, hospitals and mosques are often targets. Why does the U.S. allow this? The Trump administration believes it creates jobs. Presented by FX.

26 minutes • TV-MA • Aired 03/20

Sn.1 Ep.29

"Balaraba"

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Balaraba

Expires in 20 days

Balaraba was a teenager when she was kidnapped by Boko Haram fighters in Nigeria. She refused to carry out a suicide bombing, saving dozens of lives. Now for the first time, she's sharing her story openly. Presented by FX.

26 minutes • TV-MA • Aired 03/13

Sn.1 Ep.28

"The Sicario"

LATEST Sn.1 Ep.28

The Sicario

Expires in 6 days

A notorious hitman - who claims to have killed about 100 people - may walk free without being charged with a single crime. Presented by FX.

26 minutes • TV-MA • Aired 02/28


  • “first-rate exercise in investigative journalism”
    - TV Insider
  • “...authentic, well-produced, and informative, The Weekly achieves exactly what the New York Times intended”
    - The Daily Dot
  • “...for anyone interested in smart television that focuses on fascinating, unique and underreported stories”
    - Mediaite
  • “You’ll come away from every episode of The Weekly ready to impress at the next happy hour with your comprehensive understanding of current events”
    - Decider