2019 tv The Best New Fantasy TV Shows Of 2019  

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List Rules Only fantasy television shows that premiered their first season in 2019.

Long-running series like Doctor Who and Game of Thrones will always top any best fantasy TV shows list, but that doesn't stop the desire for new fantasy series to sink our teeth into. So we turn to the television flicks and streaming shows that premiering in 2019 for our next fantastical fix. In other words, we're always looking for the next great series, and 2019's best fantasy shows offer a fresh new crop of shows to get obsessed with. This list of fantasy series offers plenty of fantastically fantastical shows getting their start in '19.

Whether you're looking for sci-fi fantasies or want to be a little more based in reality with historical-fantasy shows there are plenty of upcoming new series to get your fix. Some of 2019's fantasy shows are adaptations of written work - such like Netflix's adaptation of The Witcher, based on the original short stories and novels by Andrzej Sapkowski, or Phillip Pullman's His Dark Materials. The best fantasy shows of 2019 won't disappoint, so plop yourself down on the couch and get watching.

Be sure to vote up your favorite fantasy shows of 2019, and vote down any you're not feeling. You can also add any new series to the list - so long as they premiered in '19.

A Discovery of Witches is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows Of 2019
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A Discovery of Witches (2018, Sky One) is a British TV Series based on the All Souls historical fantasy trilogy by Deborah Harkness. When Diana Bishop (Theresa Palmer), a historian and reluctant witch, unexpectedly discovers a bewitched manuscript, she begins to unravel its secrets about magical begins. Professor and vampire Matthew Clairmont (Matthew Goode) offers his help, and the two team up while dodging threats from the creature world. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Teresa Palmer, Matthew Goode, Edward Bluemel, Louise Brealey, Malin Buska

Premiered: 2018

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The Witcher is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows Of 2019
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The Witcher (Netflix, 2019) is a fantasy action-adventure series based on the series of short stories and novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, Anya Chalotra, Anna Shaffer

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His Dark Materials is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows Of 2019
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His Dark Materials (HBO, 2019) is a British fantasy adventure series based on the novel series by Philip Pullman. Two children embark on a magical adventure through parallel universes. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Dafne Keen, Lin-Manuel Miranda, James McAvoy, Ruth Wilson, Clarke Peters

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The Order is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New Fantasy TV Shows Of 2019
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The Order (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama web television series created by Dennis Heaton and Shelley Eriksen. College freshman Jack Morton (Jake Manley) joins a fabled secret society and is thrust into a world of magic, monsters and intrigue. He uncovers dark family secrets, an underground battle between werewolves, and the magical dark arts. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jake Manley, Sarah Grey, Matt Frewer, Sam Trammell, Max Martini

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