The Best Hulu Originals of 2019 

Molly Gander
Updated December 6, 2019 · 4:51pm PST 206 votes 117 voters 7.8k views 13 items

List Rules Only new original shows from Hulu that premiered their first season in 2019.

Hulu may be an already great place to watch your old favorite shows, but they're also a contender when it comes to original programming. They've already proven they've got a great eye for content with the shows they've acquired or that have premiered in previous years and will keep proving that with new Hulu Originals in 2019.

The release schedule for upcoming Hulu original series include comedies, true crime, docu-series and even the return of some favorite old shows in fresh new forms. Which new shows coming to Hulu are the best? Vote up the best new Hulu Original series and add any original Hulu shows newly premiered in 2019 we might have missed.

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PEN15 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hulu Originals of 2019
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February 08

PEN15 (Hulu, 2019) is an American comedy web television series, created by Maya Erskine, Anna Konkle, and Sam Zvibleman. Erskine and Konkle play versions of themselves as 13-year-old outcasts in the year 2000, surrounded by actual 13-year-olds, where the best day of your life can turn into your worst with the stroke of a gel pen. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Maya Erskine, Anna Konkle

Genres (Tv): Comedy

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The Act is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hulu Originals of 2019
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March 20

The Act (Hulu, 2019) is an American true crime anthology drama web television series. A girl's (Joey King) quest for independence from the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother ultimately leads to murder. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Patricia Arquette, Joey King, Chloë Sevigny, AnnaSophia Robb, Calum Worthy

Genres (Tv): Drama, True Crime

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Shrill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hulu Originals of 2019
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March 15

Shrill (Hulu, 2019) is an American comedy web television series, based on the book Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman by Lindy West. While the world around her deems her not good enough because of her weight, a young woman (Aidy Bryant) tries to make it as a journalist, while juggling bad boyfriends, sick parents and a perfectionist boss. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Aidy Bryant, Lolly Adefope, Luka Jones, Ian Owens, John Cameron Mitchell, + more

Genres (Tv): Comedy

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Wu-Tang: An American Sag... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hulu Originals of 2019
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September 4

Wu-Tang: An American Saga (Hulu, 2019) is an American drama web television miniseries created by RZA and Alex Tse. Bobby Diggs aka The RZA, strives to unite a dozen young black men that are torn between music and crime but eventually rise to become the unlikeliest of American success stories. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Ashton Sanders, Shameik Moore, Siddiq Saunderson, Julian Elijah Martinez, Marcus Callender, + more

Genres (Tv): Drama

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