UPDATED: Check out the best shows starring movie stars in 2020!
The lines between movie stars and television stars are blurrier than ever before. Decades ago, actors would start out on TV and gradually work their way up to starring in movies. After the start of the golden age of television, numerous movie stars flocked to television series to be part of a premier movement. There are numerous TV shows starring movie stars, and chances are good you have seen at least a couple of them over the years.
Julia Roberts is one of the biggest actresses in the world, but she recently made the jump to the small screen with an incredible performance in Homecoming. Steve Buscemi has starred in many classic films, and in 2019, he portrayed God in the series The Miracle Workers on TBS. This is only the tip of the star-studded iceberg. Regardless of whether you still tune in to cable shows or only watch Netflix original series, you are bound to watch a series starring your favorite movie actor.
The following list contains TV shows that will air new episodes in 2019. All of them star at least one famous movie actor. Vote on your favorites to let everyone know what they should be watching this upcoming year.
Genres (Tv): Action, Drama, Period DramaPeaky Blinders (BBC Two, 2013) is a British television action drama created by Steven Knight,... more
Genres (Tv): Sci-fi, Horror, Supernatural, Period dramaStranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series... more
Genres (Tv): Period dramaTaboo (FX, 2017) is a British television drama series created by Tom Hardy, Edward "Chips"... more
Genres (Tv): Fantasy, Action, Adventure, DramaThe Witcher (Netflix, 2019) is a fantasy action-adventure series based on the series of short... more
Genres (Tv): ComedySanta Clarita Diet (Netfklix, 2017) is an American comedy series created by Victor Fresco.... more
Genres (Tv): Comedy, DramaShameless (Showtime, 2011) is an American comedy-drama television series developed by John... more
Genres (Tv): Superhero, ActionThe Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019) is an American television series developed by Steve... more
Genres (Tv): Historical dramaThe Crown (Netflix, 2016) is an American-British biographical drama series created by Peter... more
Genres (Tv): ComedyMiracle Workers (TBS, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by Simon Rich, and... more
Genres (Tv): ComedyBig Little Lies (HBO, 2017) is an American dramatic miniseries created by David E. Kelley,... more
BarryMovie Star: Bill Hader (Superbad, Trainwreck)
Genres (Tv): ComedyBarry (HBO, 2018) is an American television comedy series created by Bill Hader and Alec Berg.... more
Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, DramaTrue Detective (HBO, 2014) is an American anthology drama television series created by Nic... more
Genres (Tv): Sci-fi, Mystery, ActionAltered Carbon is an American science fiction television series created by Laeta Kalogridis,... more
Genres (Tv): Drama, MysteryI Am the Night (TNT, 2019) is an American limited television series created by Sam Sheridan.... more
Genres (Tv): Drama, Police proceduralL.A.'s Finest (Spectrum, 2019 )is an American drama television series based on the Bad Boys... more
Genres (Tv): DramaBillions (Showtime, 2016) is an American television drama series created by Brian Koppelman,... more
Genres (Tv): Comedy, Science FictionLiving With Yourself (Netflix, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by... more
Genres (Tv): ComedyThe Righteous Gemstones (HBO, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by Danny... more
Genres (Tv): Fantasy, Neo-noirCarnival Row (Amazon Video, 2019) is an American neo-noir fantasy web television series... more
Genres (Tv): Action, Adventure, Comedy-drama, Mystery, Science fictionDoom Patrol (DC Universe, 2019) is an American superhero drama web television series based on... more
Genres (Tv): Crime, DramaThe Alienist (TNT, 2018) is an American television period drama event series created by Cary... more
Genres (Tv): Drama, AnthologyThe Sinner (USA, 2017) is an American anthology drama TV series developed by Derek Simonds,... more
Genres (Tv): Drama, Thriller, MysteryCollateral (BBC Two, 2018) is a four-part British television drama serial created by David... more
Genres (Tv): ComedyPerfect Harmony (NBC, 2019) is an American comedy television series. Former Princeton music... more
Genres (Tv): Comedy, Dark comedyOn Becoming a God in Central Florida (Showtime, 2019) is an American dark comedy television... more