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The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019  

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June 25, 2019 391 votes 33 voters 78 items

List Rules Vote up the shows you're the happiest to see return. Only returning shows premiering new episodes during 2019 fall TV season.

The best TV shows returning fall 2019 offer almost too many great choices for binge-watching entertainment. Between 2019's new fall shows and this great crop of returning favorites, watch lists will be full as we enter autumn. Featuring sitcoms, dramas, and Netflix original series, this list of returning TV shows includes fall 2019 season premiere dates and information on which shows start their last season in 2019. Which 2019 returning shows are you most looking forward to?

There are some great fall 2019 season premieres, including Young Sheldon, Bob's Burgers, Grey's Anatomy, and This Is Us. Many favorite shows are starting their final seasons in 2019, such as The Good Place, Supernatural, and Empire - so be sure to catch their series finales in 2020!

Vote up the fall 2019 returning shows you're most excited to watch and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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The Deuce is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 9

Season 3

The Deuce (HBO, 2017) is a television drama series set in and around Times Square, New York. It tells the story of the legalization and ensuing rise of the adult industry in New York beginning ...more
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Jack Ryan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
November 1

Season 2

Jack Ryan (Amazon Video, 2018) is an American television series created by Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland, based on the character created by Tom Clancy. When CIA analyst Jack Ryan (John ...more
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The Crown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 3

The Crown (Netflix, 2016) is an American-British biographical drama series about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. The series begins with the 1947 wedding of young Elizabeth ...more
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American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 4

American Housewife (ABC, 2016) chronicles the daily life of an average wife and mother who tries to stand out among the housewives and their privileged children in her hometown of Westport, ...more
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Schooled is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 25

Season 7

Schooled (ABC, 2019) is an American comedy television series, and a spinoff of The Goldbergs. In the 1990s, the teachers of William Penn Academy are heroes to their students, despite their ...more
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The Ranch is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 13

Season 4, first half (Part 7) - Final Season

The Ranch (Netflix, 2016) is an American comedy web television series created by Don Reo and Jim Patterson. The son (Ashton Kutcher) of a Colorado rancher returns home from a semi-pro football ...more
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Mr. Mercedes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 10

Season 3

Mr. Mercedes (Audience, 2017) is an American mystery thriller television series developed by David E. Kelley, based on the novel by Stephen King. Still haunted by the unsolved case of "Mr. ...more
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This Is Us is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 24

Season 4

This Is Us (NBC, 2016) is an American television series created by Dan Fogelman. Follows a unique ensemble, as their paths cross and their life stories interwine, from sharing the same birthday, ...more
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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 25

Season 11 - Final Season

Modern Family is an American television sitcom that premiered on ABC on September 23, 2009, which follows the lives of Jay Pritchett and his family, all of whom live in suburban Los Angeles. ...more
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Grey's Anatomy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 16

Grey's Anatomy is an American medical soap opera television series that premiered on American Broadcasting Company as a mid-season replacement on March 27, 2005. The series has aired eleven ...more
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9-1-1 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 23

Season 3

9-1-1 (Fox, 2018) is an American procedural drama television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. The show explores the high-pressure experiences of police, paramedics and ...more
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Fresh Off the Boat is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 6

Fresh Off the Boat is a comedy series starring Randall Park, Constance Wu, Ian Chen, Hudson Yang, and Forrest Wheeler that is inspired by the life of chef and food personality Eddie Huang and ...more
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America's Funniest Home Videos is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 30

America's Funniest Home Videos is an American reality television program airing on ABC, which features humorous homemade videos that are submitted by viewers. The most common videos feature ...more
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Bless This Mess is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 24

Season 2

Bless This Mess (ABC, 2019) is an American sitcom comedy television series. Newlyweds Rio (Lake Bell) and Mike (Dax Shepard) make the decision to change the course of their life together and ...more
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Charmed is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 11

Season 2

Charmed (The CW, 2018) is an American fantasy drama television series developed by Jennie Snyder Urman, and a reboot of the 1998 series. After the death of their mother, sisters Macy (Madeleine ...more
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 25

Season 14

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (FXX, 2005) is an American television sitcom created by Rob McElhenney. The series follows "The Gang", a group of five depraved underachievers: twins ...more
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Single Parents is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 25

Season 2

Single Parents (ABC, 2018) is an American sitcom television series created by Elizabeth Meriwether and J.J. Philbin. A group of single parents form their own support system as they raise their ...more
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God Friended Me is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 29

Season 2

God Friended Me (CBS, 2018) is an American fantasy drama series created by Steven Lilien and Bryan Wynbrandt. An atheist's (Brandon Micheal Hall) life is turned upside down when he is ...more
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Magnum, P.I. is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 27

Season 2

Magnum, P.I. (CBS, 2018) is an American crime drama series, and a remake of the 1980 series. An ex-Navy SEAL (Jay Hernandez) returns home from Afghanistan and uses his military skills to become ...more
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New Amsterdam is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 24

Season 2

New Amsterdam (NBC, 2018) is an American medical drama television series developed by David Schulner. A new medical director (Ryan Eggold) is hired to run one of the most prominent hospitals in ...more
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Blindspot is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 5 - Final Season

Blindspot (NBC, 2015) is an American drama television series created by Martin Gero. When a mysterious tattooed woman (Jaimie Alexander) is found naked inside a travel bag with no recollection ...more
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Running Wild with Bear Grylls is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
November 5

Season 5

Running Wild with Bear Grylls is a survival skills reality television series starring Bear Grylls. In each episode, Grylls brings a different celebrity along on his adventures. Celebrities such ...more
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Making It is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 2

Making It (NBC, 2018) is an unscripted reality competition series hosted by Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman. Incredibly talented people come together for a friendly competition of art and crafts.
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Madam Secretary is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 6

Season 6 - Final Season

Madam Secretary is an American political drama television series created by Barbara Hall and executive produced by Lori McCreary and Morgan Freeman. It stars Téa Leoni as Elizabeth ...more
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All American is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 7

Season 2

All American (The CW, 2018) is an American television drama series created by April Blair. When a rising high school football player (Daniel Ezra) from South L.A. is recruited to play for ...more