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.
american dad: season 16
American Dad is returning for its sixteenth season. This season, show creator Seth McFarlane will return as the show’s central character Stan Smith, a CIA agent and loyal husband to his wife Francine (Wendy Schaal).
Set in the 1970s, the series takes a look at the life of Don Cornelius (Sinqua Walls) and the people who helped make Soul Train, including the dancers, the crew and musicians such as Gladys Knight (Kelly Rowland), Martha Reeves (K. Michelle), Diana Ross (Michelle Williams), Rufus Thomas (Bobby Brown) and Ike and Tina Turner (McKinley Freeman and Gabrielle Dennis).
Chef’s Table: Volume 6
A food series in which some of the world’s most renowned chefs share their personal stories, inspirations, and unique styles.
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: season 4
The season stars Rachel Bloom as Rebecca Bunch, a distraught young woman, dealing with the consequences of pleading guilty to attempted murder at the end of the previous season.
Free Rein: Valentine’s Day
Love is in the air as Zoe and friends go on a quest to find a fabled Maid’s Stone. But when rivalry blinds them to danger, it’s Raven to the rescue!
High Flying Bird
A sports agent pitches a controversial business opportunity to a rookie basketball player during a lockout. Steven Soderbergh movie features Moonlight break-out star André Holland as the high-powered sports agent. The whole film was shot on a smartphone – but you wouldn’t know it!
Into the Dark: Down
A horror anthology series featuring tales inspired by holidays. This Valentine’s Day, it’s going…Down! The next installment of Blumhouse’s Into the Dark premieres.
Just add magic: season 4
Just Add Magic tells the story of three young friends who find a mysterious cookbook that has recipes of dishes that have magic spells, they then create a secret cooking club.
man with a plan: season 3
When his wife Andi returns to work, old-school father Adam Burns takes on more of the responsibilities of parenting his three rambunctious children (Kate, Emme and Teddy). Adam must learn to balance this challenge with running a contracting business with his brother Don, while at the same time dealing with his overbearing father Joe.
It’s your typical workplace comedy, except that the workplace is heaven, and the uninspiring, checked-out boss is God (played by Steve Buscemi, replacing the originally cast Owen Wilson). Daniel Radcliffe stars as a low-level employee/angel charged with handling all of humanity’s prayers. The Lorne Michaels-produced series comes from Man Seeking Woman creator Simon Rich (which he adapts from his own book, What in God’s Name).
One Day at a Time: season 3
The series follows the life of Penelope, a newly single Army veteran, and her Cuban-American family, as they navigate the ups and downs of life. Now a nurse, Penelope is raising two strong-willed children. When faced with challenges, Penelope turns to her “old-school” mother, and her building manager, who has become an invaluable confidant. The series offers a contemporary take on what life looks like in both good and bad times, and how loved ones can help make it all worthwhile.
Season three of the reimagining of the Norman Lear 1970s sitcom introduces Lydia’s sister Mirtha (Gloria Estefan), Penelope’s brother Tito (Danny Pino), Penelope’s cousins Pilar and Estrellita (Stephanie Beatriz and Melissa Fumero).
Ray Romano: Right Here, Around the Corner
Ray Romano, the comedian releases his first comedy special in 23 years with jokes about surviving marriage, aging and how to choose friends.
Matilda Gray, an ambitious musician and talented cellist, has her life suddenly turned upside down when her mother commits suicide. While going through her deceased mom’s possessions, Gray finds an old box filled with newspaper cuttings about the disappearance of a young girl from a small Welsh village more than 20 years ago. With her trusted friend Hal by her side, Gray travels to Wales to see if the case of the missing girl and her own mother’s death are in any way related. What Gray finds out, however, leads her to question her own identity.
ride with norman reedus: season 3
Ride with Norman Reedus: Season 3 follows “The Walking Dead” star and motorcycle enthusiast Norman Reedus as he hits the open road to explore local biker culture and celebrate the best and brightest collectors, mechanics and craftsmen around the country.
The comedy-drama tells the story of Nadia, a 30-something New Yorker who dies at her own birthday party… She gets caught in a mysterious loop, repeatedly attending the same party and dying at the end of the night, only to wake up in the bathroom of her friend’s flat, forced to relive the party over and over again and dying in increasingly absurd ways after each reset and waking up the next day unharmed.
Siempre Bruja (Always a Witch)
Carmen, a 19-year-old witch from the past, travels in time to escape burning at the stake. There’s only one catch: she has to promise to never use her powers. After she agrees, she finds herself in contemporary Colombia. But can she learn how to navigate the new world? University life, dating apps, indoor plumbing…
Suburra: Season 2
The Italian story of crime, religion and politics in the city of Rome continues. Suburra is inspired by the real-life events of the Mafia Capitale investigation. The drama is focused on power clashes and corruption in Rome and the Vatican City, among organized crime, politicians and churchmen.
The Challenge: War of the Worlds
The Challenge: War of the Worlds is the thirty-third season of the MTV reality competition series The Challenge. This season will feature alumni from Real World, The Challenge, Are You the One? (U.S.), The Bachelor Canada, The Bachelorette, Big Brother (U.S.), Love Island (UK), Survivor Turkey, American Ninja Warrior, Party Down South, Geordie Shore, Ex on the Beach (Brazil, U.S., and UK), Telemundo, and Floribama Shore competing for a share of a $1 million prize.
The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants: season 2
The series revolves around the adventures of pranksters and comic book artists George Beard and Harold Hutchins, and their strict principal Mr. Krupp, who was hypnotized by George & Harold to become their creation: Captain Underpants, a brief-wearing superhero. For season 2, it looks like George and Harold have big plans for their summer vacation, but they’ll have to survive everything the school teachers, principal, and new and returning supervillains throw at them. Looks like more epic action is in store for the two best friends and their comic book-inspiring world!
the real housewives of Beverly hills: season 9
The reality Tv show tells the story of the everyday struggles of Beverly Hills housewives.
The Umbrella Academy
Ellen Page is set to return to TV in her first starring role in 15 years for Netflix’s new fantasy series The Umbrella Academy. The show is set in an alternate reality where JFK was never assassinated, and centres around 7 orphans (43 who were mysteriously born on the same day to mothers who had shown no signs of pregnancy in the days prior) with different superpowers who reunite after years apart to solve the mystery of their foster father’s death.
The Walking Dead: Season 9 (Part 2)
Now that Rick is out and The Whisperers are in, the story’s certainly set for a showdown amongst Hilltop, The Kingdom, and Alexandria, and you can definitely expect more fatalities to come.
The thriller centers around a crisis in the Los Angeles art world which sees a supernatural force exacting revenge against greedy, pretentious art lovers. After paintings by an unknown artist are discovered, the supernatural force enacts revenge on those who have allowed their greed to get in the way of art.
Professor Jonah Mulray (John Simm) flies to Hong Kong after being informed of his wife’s death there and discovers the truth behind her death is more complicated than just the ex-policeman (Anthony Wong) connected to his wife in this crime drama created by Mark Denton and Jonny Stockwood.
2 Dope Queens: season 2
Based on the podcast, 2 Dope Queens by Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson, the series encompasses various topics about sex, romance, race, hair, living in New York, and Billy Joel.