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Watch These Shows with your BFF’s this Friendship Day

Friendship’s Day is around the corner and if you haven’t made any plans yet, put on your comfy clothes, gather your friends, and enjoy an entertainment marathon with STARZPLAY. MENA region’s fastest growing subscription video on demand (SVOD) has curated a list of top shows and movies that celebrate the bonds of friendship. So, what better way to spend the day than binge-watching some of the best shows and movies which will surely remind you of the memorable moments you’ve shared with your best friends.


Here’s a look at STARZPLAY’s top picks:

The Spy Who Dumped Me


Best friends Audrey and Morgan are going about their humdrum lives in Los Angeles until Audrey’s ex-boyfriend suddenly shows up with a team of deadly assassins on his trail. Unexpectedly thrust into an international conspiracy, the pair soon find themselves dodging killers and a suspicious British agent while hatching a plan to save the world. Watch the trailer here.


When John Bennett was a little boy, he made a wish that Ted, his beloved teddy bear, would come alive. Thirty years later, Ted is still John’s constant companion, much to the chagrin of Lori, John’s girlfriend. Though Lori’s displeasure is exacerbated by the pair’s bad behavior, she’s not the one who’s most disappointed with John; it may take the intervention of John’s boyhood toy to help him grow up at last. Watch the trailer here.

The Big Bang Theory


Leonard and Sheldon are brilliant physicists, the type that understand how the universe works. But none of that genius helps them interact with people, especially women. All this changes when an aspiring actress named Penny moves in next door, and in Leonard sees a whole new universe of possibilities… including love.  Watch the trailer here.


Every teenager thinks their parents are evil. What if you found out they actually were? Marvel’s Runaways is the story of six diverse teenagers who can barely stand each other but who must unite against a common foe – their parents. Watch the trailer here.

Doom Patrol

After they’ve suffered horrible accidents, the DC’s beloved group of outcast Super Heroes, are brought together by modern-day scientist Dr. Niles. Together the super-powered freaks will fight for a world that wants nothing to do with them.

Citizen Penn

It’s more a story about helping others. Sean Penn went to Haiti after the earthquake for what he thought was a two-week aid mission to drop off supplies, help doctors provide immediate medical care, and then get out and get back to his normal life. Instead, he stayed and created an organization called J/P HRO (now CORE) that took over management duties for the largest camp for displaced people in the entire country. The show is available via the discovery+ add-on channel on STARZPLAY.  

May’s Menu


In this show, that’s about how to prepare a menu at home, chef May will be sharing the meal that she made with other people at the end of the episode. The show is available via the discovery+ add-on channel on STARZPLAY.  


With thousands of hours of premium content including blockbuster movies,  exclusive TV showskids content, sporting events and Arabic series, STARZPLAY is today the number one player in the MENA region. The service is available in 20 countries across the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan for fans to enjoy quality content anytime, anywhere and from any device.


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