The Best New Television Adaptations Of 2022

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Vote up the best TV adaptations of other media that premiered their first season in 2022.

The best television adaptations re-imagine stories for the small screen in a way that feels like it was meant to be, and the best television adaptations shows of 2022 bring their stories to the TV set seamlessly. From comics and books to updates for new audiences, the new television adaptations TV series premiering in 2022 may not be original stories but they do justice to their origins.

The podcast-to-TV show adaptation is always an interesting one, taking a story that relies so heavily on audio and bringing it into a visual medium requires a deft hand and some creativity. The found-footage horror series Archive 81 steps up to the plate with confidence, expanding its scares into frightful feasts for the eyes. Other adaptations are telling stories we've seen both on page and screen - The Man Who Fell To Earth both continues and adapts the story told in the 1976 David Bowe film of the same name and adapted from the same book. Other adaptations in 2022 include an American version of an Argentinian crime drama (The Cleaning Lady), a comic book adaptation that is somehow not part of the DCEU or MCU (Naomi), and a favorite YA book series brought to animated life (Supernatural Academy).

From comics to books to podcasts, favorite stories are getting retold for television. Vote up the best new television adaptations series that are airing for the first time in 2022 and see where your new favorites rank.