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.
Absentia: Season 2
Emily (Stana Katic) struggles to reconnect with her son and seeks out the truth of her missing time with the help of Boston police detective Tommy Gibbs (Angel Bonanni).
New York City socialite Amanda Klein (Georgia Flood) runs away from her wedding and joins a Renaissance Faire where she begins to rethink her views on happiness in this dramedy from Jamie Denbo, Jenji Kohan, Tara Herrmann and Mark A. Burley.
baskets: season 4
The adventures of the Baskets family continue in the fourth season of the comedy.
Big Little Lies: Season 2
Perry’s mother (Meryl Streep) seeks answers as the friendships and marriages of those involved are tested by their secrets and lies.
black mirror: season 5
The three-story fifth season of the British anthology-styled drama returns with episodes featuring Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Nicole Beharie, Miley Cyrus, Madison Davenport, Topher Grace, Damson Idris, Pom Klementieff, Ludi Lin, Anthony Mackie, Angourie Rice, and Andrew Scott.
Burden of Truth: Season 2
Joanna is now working for a new law firm with a new last name (her mother’s maiden name Chang) as she begins working on a new case.
claws: season 3
Desna is now the owner of a casino and partners with Mac (Michael Horse) and Melba Locklear (Rebecca Creskoff).
Designated Survivor: Season 3
The political drama moves to Netflix for its third season which also is the first with new showrunner Neal Baer as Tom Kirkman (Kiefer Sutherland) begins his reelection campaign with some new hires including new chief of staff Mars Harper (Anthony Edwards).
Fear the Walking Dead: Season 5
Morgan Jones (Lennie James) and the rest of the group seek out other survivors and face their fears in the fifth season of the Walking Dead spin-off.
hart of the city: season 3
Stand-up superstar Kevin Hart travels across America in order to learn about the comedy scenes in cities from coast to coast – including Houston, Atlanta, Chicago and Philadelphia – and find each destination’s budding stars.
Former thief Daisy “Jett” Kowalski (Carla Gugino) wants to stay straight after a stint in prison, but crime boss Charlie Baudelaire (Giancarlo Esposito) offers her one “final” job that soon leads to several more in this drama created by Sebastian Gutierrez.
Krypton: Season 2
As General Dru-Zod seeks to rebuild and conquer the universe, Seg-El tries to unite the resistance against Zod.
luther: Season 5
Luther and new partner D.S. Catherine Halliday (Wunmi Mosaku) investigate a potential serial killer as two people from his past reappear.
Malibu Rescue: The Series
A ragtag group of aspiring junior lifeguards from The Valley compete against the snobby local kids for bragging rights and the ultimate tower at Malibu beach.
Charlie Manx’s (Zachary Quinto) victims end up in an imaginary village where every day is Christmas and it is threatened when high school senior Vic McQueen (Ashleigh Cummings) discovers his secret in this supernatural drama based on Joe Hill’s novel of the same name.
Perpetual Grace, LTD
James (Jimmi Simpson) seeks to hustle Pastor Byron Brown (Ben Kingsley) but soon discovers Brown and his wife Lillian (Jacki Weaver) have their own scheme of stealing the savings from their followers in this drama from Steve Conrad and Bruce Terris.
pose: season 2
The second season opens in the year 1990, as Madonna popularizes many of the moves from the underground ball culture in “Vogue” and the AIDS crisis continues.
queen of the south: season 4
In Season 4, Teresa Mendoza expands to the East Coast by taking on the Big Easy — but when new enemies emerge and familial trust is broken, Teresa is forced to make difficult decisions that weigh heavy on her soul.
Queen Sugar: Season 4
Charley works to keep Micah (Nicholas Ashe) safe, Nova goes on a book tour to promote her memoir and Ralph Angel deals with the news from his ex-girlfriend, while they also continue to fight to save the family’s sugar cane farm from the Landry family.
strange angel: season 2
With the United States now engaged in World War II, Jack’s rocket business has flourished as he and his wife Susan (Bella Heathcote) develop a closer relationship with occultist Aleister Crowley (Angus Macfadyen).
Tales of the City
A midlife crisis has Mary Ann (Laura Linney) leaving Connecticut to return to San Francisco where her daughter Shawna (Ellen Page) and ex-husband Brian (Paul Gross) still live. At 28 Barbary Lane where Anna Madrigal (Olympia Dukakis) still rules the roost, she meets a new group of people in this 10-part limited series inspired by the on books by Armistead Maupin.
the chef show
Actor/director Jon Favreau and Los Angeles chef Roy Choi host a cooking and travel series that features a number of guests from both the film and food industries.
The Handmaid’s Tale: Season 3
The beginning of the rebellion will include betrayals, reunions and a journey where they must take a stand against Gilead in the third season of the drama series based on Margaret Atwood’s best-selling novel.
Younger: Season 6
Charles and Liza deal with the changes in leadership at Empirical Press while Kelsey begins her new position as publisher for Millennial Print in the sixth season of the comedy.
3%: season 3
A thriller set in a world sharply divided between progress and devastation, where people are given the chance to make it to the “better side” but only 3% of the candidates succeed.