2017 tv The Most Anticipated New Shows of 2017  

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List Rules Upvote the new TV shows premiering in 2017 that you are most excited for. List includes shows premiering on major networks, cable TV, premium channels, and streaming platforms.

The golden age of television doesn't seem to be ending anytime soon. Need proof? These upcoming TV shows of 2017 show that the quality of television keeps improving. Featuring a variety of genres, including sitcoms, fantasy, and period dramas, this year's lineup of TV series is sure to satisfy everyone from families to comic book fans to just plain TV lovers. With streaming services like Netflix and Hulu continuing to produce outstanding content, TV networks are stepping it up with better shows featuring A-list actors and award-winning showrunners.

On this list of the most anticipated TV shows of 2017, you will notice many film actors making the jump to television. Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, and Shailene Woodley star in the HBO miniseries Big Little Lies. In spring 2017, Pierce Brosnan returns to television with AMC's The Son, a western drama series. 

Upcoming 2017 shows that are expected to top this list include Netflix's and Marvel's Iron Fist, the latest series in the Marvel Cinematic Universe; the return of David Lynch's cult classic Twin Peaks on Showtime, which features many of the original cast; and Ryan Murphy's latest anthology TV series, Feud, starring Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon.

There are lots of great new TV shows premiering this year. But it's up to you to decide which are the most anticipated TV shows of 2017. Take a look at these trailers, and vote your personal picks up to the top of the list.

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Game of Thrones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows of 2017

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American Gods Starz - Premieres Apr. 30

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Star Trek: Discovery CBS, CBS All Access - Premieres May

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The Handmaid's Tale Hulu - Premieres Apr. 26

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voting closed at #1 Legion FX - Premieres Feb. 8

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voting closed at #2 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Netflix - Premieres Jan. 13

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voting closed at #2 Taboo BBC One, FX - Premieres Jan. 10

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voting closed at #5 Big Little Lies HBO - Premieres Feb. 19

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voting closed at #8 Riverdale The CW - Premieres Jan. 26

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Twin Peaks is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows of 2017
Twin Peaks Showtime - Premieres May 21

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Iron Fist Netflix - Premieres Mar. 17

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voting closed at #10 Emerald City Premieres Jan. 6

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voting closed at #26 Santa Clarita Diet Netflix - Premieres Feb. 13

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voting closed at #17 The Mick Fox - Premiered Jan. 1 - Metacritic score 49%

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voting closed at #12 Victoria PBS, ITV - Premieres Jan. 15

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voting closed at #21 Powerless NBC - Premieres Feb. 2

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voting closed at #29 Feud FX - Premieres Mar. 5

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voting closed at #16 Imposters Bravo - Premieres Feb. 7

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Trial & Error NBC - Premieres Mar. 7

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voting closed at #11 Taken NBC - Premieres Feb. 27

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Superior Donuts is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows of 2017
voting closed at #28 Superior Donuts CBS - Premieres Feb. 2

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voting closed at #15 The Young Pope HBO, Sky Atlantic, Canal+ - Premieres Jan. 15

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voting closed at #14 Six History - Premieres Jan. 18

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Midnight Texas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows of 2017

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voting closed at #29 24: Legacy Fox - Premieres Feb. 5

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voting closed at #20 Training Day CBS - Premieres Feb. 2

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voting closed at #26 Z: The Beginning of Everything Amazon Video - Premieres Jan. 27

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The Son AMC - Premieres Apr. 8

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voting closed at #30 Shots Fired Fox - Premieres Mar. 22

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voting closed at #27 Detroiters Comedy Central - Premieres Feb. 7

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voting closed at #19 Crashing HBO - Premieres Feb. 19

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The Deuce is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows of 2017
The Deuce HBO

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Great News NBC - Premieres Apr. 25