UPDATED: Check out the Best Television Dramas of 2020!
Here’s a look at the best current television dramas that have aired or are currently airing new episodes in 2019. Not only are there lots of new drama TV shows premiering in 2019 but many favorite drama series are returning. They all bring the feels, but what are the best new and returning drama TV shows in 2019?
As a television genre, drama is all-encompassing. There are heavy dramatic fantasies like Game of Thrones or action dramas such as The Walking Dead and Outlander. Other dramas are more about tension and emotion, such as Riverdale, The Handmaid's Tale, and True Detective. Some 2019 dramas like Supernatural have been going on for over a decade and show no signs of stopping, while others are new drama shows (The Passage) or airing their last season in 2019 (Mr. Robot).
Which drama TV shows are you going to watch in 2019? Let us know by voting thumbs up or down in the list below. Then check out the dramas airing in 2020.
- 9479The Handmaid's Tale (Hulu, 2017) is an American web television series created by Bruce Miller,... more
- 6144Euphoria (HBO, 2019) is an American drama television series based on the Israeli series. A... more
- 5540When They See Us (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama web television miniseries created by Ava... more
The Good DoctorFreddie Highmore, Antonia ThomasThe Good Doctor (ABC, 2017) is an American medical-drama television series based on the 2013... more
- 6350Vikings (History, 2013) is a historical drama television series created by Michael Hirst. A... more
- 6856The Crown (Netflix, 2016) is an American-British biographical drama series created by Peter... more
- 6654The Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019) is an American television series developed by Steve... more
- 5946Ozark (Netflix, 2017) is an American crime drama series created by Bill Dubuque. Financial... more
- 6150How to Get Away with Murder (ABC, 2014) is an American legal thriller television series... more
- 6757Riverdale (The CW, 2017) is an American teen drama television series developed by Roberto... more
- 4937Billions (Showtime, 2016) is an American television drama series created by Brian Koppelman,... more
- 5746Criminal Minds (CBS, 2005) is an American police-procedural television program. The series... more
- 6051The Walking Dead (A&E, 2010) is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series... more
- 5039Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (NBC, 1999) is an American police procedural, legal, crime... more
- 6963The Blacklist (NBC, 2013) is an American crime thriller television series created by Jon... more
- 4942Shameless (Showtime, 2011) is an American comedy-drama television series developed by John... more
- 2515Emergence (ABC, 2019) is an American mystery-themed thriller drama television series created... more
- 4438Mr. Robot (USA Network, 2015) is an American drama-thriller television series created by Sam... more
- 4742Sex Education (Netflix, 2019) is an British comedy-drama web television series created by... more
- 3730The Act (Hulu, 2019) is an American true crime anthology drama web television series. A girl's... more
- 2921Prodigal Son (Fox, 2019) is an American drama television series created by Chris Fedak and Sam... more
- 5148Outlander (Starz, 2014) is a historical drama television series developed by Ronald D. Moore,... more
BarryBill Hader, Stephen RootBarry (HBO, 2018) is an American television comedy series created by Bill Hader and Alec Berg.... more
9-1-1Angela Bassett, Connie Britton9-1-1 (Fox, 2018) is an American procedural drama television series created by Ryan Murphy and... more
- 3432Chicago Fire is an American television drama series that airs on NBC and was created by... more