Wednesday: Rogen and Byrne’s ‘Platonic’

The future of Hollywood (if the writers strike ends) may be the wholesale shift of movies to streaming series. Seth Rogen and Rose Byrne have made a number of agreeable comedies over the years; now they pour their talent into the new episodic “Platonic” (Apple TV+, streaming) about old pals who reunite in their 40s to see if they can still be friends — though one is a lawyer and mom and the other a poorly-dressed brewmaster. It’s fun to watch the two pros at work (and likely ad libbing a lot of their stuff) in the series from “Friends from College” creators Nick Stoller and Francesca Delbanco. 

The esteemed graphic novel “American Born Chinese” (Disney+, streaming) is made into a decent looking Asian-American coming-of-age series that happens to feature the two Oscar winners from the “Everything Everywhere at Once,” Michelle Yeoh and Ke Huy Quan. 

From Australia comes the psychological thriller “The Clearing” (Hulu, streaming), about a woman who thinks a missing girl case may be connected to the cult she was once part of. 

“The Ultimatum: Queer Love” (Netflix, streaming) broadens the concept of the reality series to include same sex and nonbinary couples. JoAnna Garcia Swisher hosts.

The updated animated “Chip ’n’ Dale: Park Life” (Disney+, streaming) returns for a second season.

“Survivor” (CBS, 8 p.m.) has another big three hour finale to end its 44th season — half the length of every episode of season 45 will be in the fall. 

But wrapping up for good after nine years is “The Flash” (CW, 8 p.m.).

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