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The Best Hulu Originals of 2019  

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December 28, 2018 158 votes 94 voters 6.8k views 10 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.

The Act is listed (or ranked) 1 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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#23 of 117 on The Best 2019 Original Streaming Platform Shows #44 of 116 on The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu #70 of 112 on The Best Current Dramatic TV Shows #15 of 54 on The Best Hulu Original Series

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PEN15 is listed (or ranked) 2 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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#68 of 117 on The Best 2019 Original Streaming Platform Shows #83 of 116 on The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu #67 of 76 on The Funniest Shows on TV Right Now #12 of 33 on The Best Current Shows That Deal with Millennial Stuff

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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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#66 of 117 on The Best 2019 Original Streaming Platform Shows #87 of 116 on The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu #19 of 33 on The Best Current Shows That Deal with Millennial Stuff #11 of 38 on The Best Current TV Shows For Women, Ranked

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Four Weddings and a Funeral is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hulu Originals of 2019
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July 31

Four Weddings and a Funeral (Hulu, 2019) is an American comedy television series based on the 1994 film of the same name. our American friends reunite for a fabulous London wedding. But after a bombshell at the altar throws their lives into turmoil, they must weather a tumultuous year of romance and heartbreak. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Zoe Boyle, Nathalie Emmanuel, Guz Khan, Sophia La Porta, Harish Patel, + more

Genres (Tv): Comedy

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#6 of 38 on The Best New Limited Series of 2019 #14 of 117 on The Best 2019 Original Streaming Platform Shows #74 of 273 on The Best New Shows That Premiered in 2019 #17 of 20 on The Best Wedding Shows in TV History

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