What to Watch

The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019  

Ranker TV
June 25, 2019 414 votes 34 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.

list ordered by
1
Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
November 10

Season 4

Rick and Morty (Adult Swim, 2013) is an American adult animated science-fiction sitcom created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. Cynical mad scientist Rick Sanchez and his fretful, easily ...more
2
SEAL Team is listed (or ranked) 2 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
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
5
Superstore is listed (or ranked) 5 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
6
Atypical is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 3

Atypical (Netflix, 2017) is a coming-of-age dark comedy television series created and written by Robia Rashid. Sam (Keir Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, looks for a ...more
7
SWAT is listed (or ranked) 7 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
8
A Million Little Things is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 2

A Million Little Things (ABC, 2018) is an American family drama television series created by D. J. Nash. A group of friends intertwined in each other's lives all realize they need to start ...more
9
How to Get Away with Murder is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 6

This television show is an American drama television series created by Peter Nowalk. A law professor (Viola Davis) at a prestigious Philadelphia university and five of her students become ...more
10
Schooled is listed (or ranked) 10 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
11
Jack Ryan is listed (or ranked) 11 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
12
Disenchantment is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 20

Season 2

Disenchantment (Netflix, 2018) is an adult animated sitcom created by Matt Groening. The series follows the story of Bean (Abby Jacobson), an alcoholic princess, her elf companion Elfo (Nat ...more
13
The End of the F***ing World is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
November 5

Season 2

The End of the F***ing World (Netflix, 2018) is an eight-part British absurdist dark comedy-drama television series, based on the comic series by Charles S. Forsman. 17-year-old James (Alex ...more
14
The Deuce is listed (or ranked) 14 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
15
The Crown is listed (or ranked) 15 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
16
American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 16 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
17
The Ranch is listed (or ranked) 17 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
18
Mr. Mercedes is listed (or ranked) 18 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
19
The 100 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
TBA

Season 7 - Final Season

The 100 (The CW, 2014) is an American post-apocalyptic science fiction drama television series developed by Jason Rothenberg, loosely based on the book by Kass Morgan. 97 years after a nuclear ...more
20
This Is Us is listed (or ranked) 20 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
21
Grey's Anatomy is listed (or ranked) 21 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
22
Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 22 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
23
Chicago Med is listed (or ranked) 23 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
24
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
25
NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Shows Returning To TV For Fall 2019
September 29

Season 11

NCIS: Los Angeles is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres, which premiered on the CBS network on September 22, 2009. NCIS: Los ...more