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The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019  

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June 25, 2019 333 votes 26 voters 72 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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SEAL Team is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 2

Season 3

SEAL Team (CBS, 2017) is an American drama series created by Ben Cavell. The drama follows the lives of elite Navy SEALs Jason Hayes (David Boreanaz) and Clay Spenser (Max Thieriot) as they ...more
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Superstore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 26

Season 5

Superstore (NBC, 2015) is an American single-camera sitcom television series about a group of employees working at Cloud 9, a fictional big-box store in St. Louis, Missouri. The ensemble cast ...more
3
American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 18

Season 9

American Horror Story (FX, 2011) is an American anthology horror television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, ...more
4
NCIS is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 24

Season 17

NCIS is an American police procedural drama television series, revolving around a fictional team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, which conducts investigations ...more
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SWAT is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 2

Season 3

S.W.A.T. (CBS, 2017) is an American drama series based on the 1975 series of the same name. Locally born and bred S.W.A.T. lieutenant Hondo Harrelson (Shemar Moore) is torn between loyalty to ...more
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Chicago Med is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 25

Season 5

Chicago Med (NBC, 2015) is an American medical drama television series created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead. Set in Chicago, the show focuses on the emergency department at Gaffney Chicago ...more
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Ray Donovan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
November 17

Season 7

Ray Donovan is an American television drama series created by Ann Biderman for Showtime. The twelve-episode first season premiered on June 30, 2013. The pilot episode broke records of ...more
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Grey's Anatomy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
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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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FBI is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 24

Season 2

F.B.I. (CBS, 2018) is an American drama television series created by Dick Wolf. The inner workings of the New York office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
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Chicago P.D. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 25

Season 7

Chicago P.D. (NBC, 2014) is an American police procedural drama television series created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead. The show follows the Chicago Police Department uniformed cops who patrol ...more
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This Is Us is listed (or ranked) 11 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
12
Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 10

Season 15 - Final Season

Supernatural (The CW, 2005) is an American fantasy horror television series created by Eric Kripke. Two brothers, Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles), follow their father's ...more
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Riverdale is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 9

Season 4

Riverdale (The CW, 2017) is an American teen drama television series developed by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the characters of Archie Comics. The series follows Archie Andrews' (KJ Apa) ...more
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Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 29

Season 18

Family Guy is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series centers on the Griffins, a family consisting of parents Peter and Lois; ...more
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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 7

Season 6

The Flash (The CW, 2014) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Geoff Johns, based on the DC Comics character. CSI Barry Allen (Grant ...more
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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 16 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
17
Law & Order: Special Victims U... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 26

Season 21

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City, where it is also primarily produced. In the style of the ...more
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The Masked Singer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 25

Season 2

The Masked Singer (Fox, 2019) is an American reality competition series based on the South Korean show King of Mask Singer. Hosted by Nick Cannon, the show features celebrities singing in a ...more
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The Good Doctor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
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Season 3

The Good Doctor (ABC, 2017) is an American medical-drama television series based on the 2013 South Korean series of the same name. Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore) is a young pediatric surgeon ...more
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Mr Inbetween is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 12

Season 2

Mr. Inbetween (FX, 2018) is an Australian television black comedy-drama series, inspired by the 2005 feature film The Magician, which was created, written by and starred Scott Ryan. The show ...more
21
Letterkenny is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 14

Season 7

Letterkenny is a 2016 Canadian sitcom created by Jared Keeso and developed and written by Keeso and Jacob Tierney, with Tierney as director. Friends Wayne (Keeso) and Daryl (Nathan Dales) live ...more
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Arrow is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
October 15

Season 8 - Final Season

Arrow is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. Five years after being stranded on a hostile ...more
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Chicago Fire is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 25

Season 8

Chicago Fire is an American television drama series that airs on NBC and was created by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas with Dick Wolf serving as an executive producer. The series originally ...more
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9-1-1 is listed (or ranked) 24 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) 25 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