By: Mariam Elhamy
TV Addicts, rejoice! To keep you plugged into what is premiering every month, we put together a monthly list of new TV series set to air! We’ve added a description and a trailer for each show, so all you have to do is choose what sounds good and start streaming!
*Shows are listed in alphabetical order.
A FAMILY REUNION: CHRISTMAS
Four sisters celebrate Christmas in their family home at 3 different times in their lives: teen-hood, adulthood and elderly age… When the McKellan family moves from Seattle to Georgia to be closer to extended family, the transition is like being a catfish out of water.
ASTRONOMY CLUB: THE SKETCH SHOW
Comedy to discuss real-world topics. Exploring an array of topics ranging from pop culture and social issues to the black experience.
FULLER HOUSE: SEASON 5
HOME FOR CHRISTMAS
Tired of the constant comments on her relationship status, perpetually single Johanne starts a 24-day hunt for a boyfriend to bring home for Christmas.
INSIDE EDGE: SEASON 2
Inside Edge is the story of the Mumbai Mavericks, a T20 cricket franchise playing in the Powerplay League… With enough twists and turns to cause whiplash, Inside Edge is your window into the world of the powerful men and women who run the game behind the game, who will stop at nothing to get what they want.
JOE PERA TALKS WITH YOU: SEASON 2
The series stars comedian Joe Pera as a fictionalized version of himself, living in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and teaching choir at a local middle school. Pera attempts to talk directly to the audience about mundane subject matter such as iron, Sunday breakfast, fall drives and sleeping.
MAGIC FOR HUMANS: SEASON 2
From baffling people on the street to orchestrating elaborate tricks, Justin Willman blends good-natured magic with grown-up laughs.
MARVEL’S RUNAWAYS: SEASON 3
Season three introduces Morgan Le Fey (Elizabeth Hurley) as the Runaways search for Chase, Gert and Karolina.
MIDSOMER MURDERS: SEASON 21
Midsomer Murders is a detective drama set in modern-day England. The stories revolve around the efforts of Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby (and later his successor, cousin John Barnaby) to solve numerous murders that take place in the picturesque but deadly villages of the fictional county of Midsomer. The Barnabys have worked with several different sergeants throughout the run of the show: Detective Sergeant (DS) Gavin Troy (Daniel Casey), DS Dan Scott (John Hopkins), DS Ben Jones (Jason Hughes), DS Charlie Nelson (Gwilym Lee) and DS Jamie Winter (Nick Hendrix).
ONE DAY AT DISNEY
The documentary series features a look into a workday of a variety of employees at Disney’s many divisions, including ABC, Disney Cruise Line, Disneyland Resorts, Lucasfilm, Radio Disney, Walt Disney Imagineering, and Walt Disney Studios.
PROJECT RUNWAY: SEASON 18
16 new designers are judged by Elle Editor-in-Chief Nina Garcia, fashion designer Brandon Maxwell and former Teen Vogue Editor-in-Chief Elaine Welteroth on the 18th season of the fashion designing competitive reality show.
Katherine Harlow (Abigail Spencer), now going by the name Doris, seeks vengeance against her brother (Rory Cochrane) and the gang who left her for dead when her niece is kidnapped by the same gang in this series created by Josh Corbin.
TEAM KAYLIE: PART 2
The plot revolves around Kaylie Konrad (Bryana Salaz), a famous 19-year-old billionaire. Kaylie receives a community service court order to lead the Wilderness Club at an inner city middle school.
TELL ME A STORY: SEASON 2
The second season is set in Nashville and reimagines Beauty and the Beast, Sleeping Beauty and Cinderella.
THE CONFESSION KILLER
Five-part true-crime series focuses on the case of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas, who confessed (in exacting detail) to over 300 murders in the 1980s. The problem? Recent evidence contradicts many of his claims, suggesting that he isn’t the killer he says he is.A field trip to NASA for Charlie Brown and the Peanuts crew helps Snoopy realize his dreams to be an astronaut.
THE EXPANSES: SEASON 4
After losing her memory in a near-fatal car crash that kills her husband, Jess becomes determined to bring the killer to justice. She is also convinced that somebody is trying to kill her because she has unraveled a big secret during the investigation.
THE L WORD: GENERATION Q
The sequel to the 2004-09 drama The L Word introduces PR exec Dani Nùñez (Arienne Mandi), adjunct professor Micah Lee (Leo Sheng), assistant Sarah Finley (Jacqueline Toboni), and TV producer Sophie Suarez (Rosanny Zayas) to Bette Porter (Jennifer Beals), Alice Pieszecki (Leisha Hailey) and Shane McCutcheon (Katherine Moennig).
THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL: SEASON 3
Midge and Susie are on the road with singer Shy Baldwin (Leroy McClain) as well as doing some USO shows.
TIFFANY HADDISH: BLACK MITZVAH
Tiffany Haddish is embracing stardom, and flaunting her mistakes in her first Netflix Comedy Special. Black Mitzvah is a badass coming-of-age celebration filled with teachable moments and Tiffany’s brash, barrier-breaking brand of comedy.
Growing up in the shadow of her Triad father, Angie craves an independent life of her own. Defying her father’s wishes, she takes on a gig as an undercover bodyguard for a famous actress at an agency, where she must navigate the unfamiliar world of glitz, glamour and even love.
vikings: season 6
Ivar the Boneless meets Russian Prince Oleg (Danila Kozlovsky), while his brother Bjorn Ironside takes over as ruler of Kattegat, Lagertha seeks a quieter life, and Ubbe (Jordan Patrick Smith) and Torvi (Georgia Hirst) search for Floki in Iceland in the sixth and final season that will be split into two batches, with the final 10 episodes airing in 2020.
WORK IN PROGRESS
Life was not going well for Abby (Abby McEnany), but her life is changed when she starts dating a younger trans-man (Theo Germain) in this comedy created by McEnany and Tim Mason.