Paul Haggis Miniseries And True Detective Finale: August on HBO Canada

Ballers and The Brink also wrap up.

Jennifer Coxby Jennifer Cox

HBO Canada has announced what’s in store for viewers in August, and it includes new series, specials, and exciting season finales.

Here are some highlights:

– Original documentaries Toe Tag Parole: To Live and Die on Yard A and Back On Board: Greg Louganis premiere Monday, August 3rd at 9pm and Tuesday, August 4th at 10pm, respectively

– Season 2 of HBO’s drama True Detective comes to an end with an extended 1.5 hour finale, Sunday, August 9th at 9pm

– From creator David Simon and Canadian director Paul Haggis, the miniseries adaptation of Lisa Belkin’s novel Show Me A Hero premieres Sunday, August 16th at 8pm

– Comedian Tig Notaro’s first HBO comedy special Tig Notaro: Boyish Girl Interrupted premieres on Saturday, August 22nd at 10pm

– Season finales of Sunday night comedies Ballers and The Brink air August 23rd, beginning at 10pm

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver continues to bring new satirical insights Sunday nights at 11pm

– Fourth and final season of the explosive CINEMAX thriller Strike Back airs Fridays at 11pm