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The Most Anticipated 2020 TV Midseason Premieres

Updated December 14, 2020 1.5k votes 64 voters 1.5k views125 items
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Here are all the upcoming TV shows that premiered between January and Spring 2020. Also known as 2020 mid-season premieres, this list of 2020 winter and spring TV premieres features all the new series that came to HBO, NBC, Netflix, CBS, Fox, ABC, The CW, and more. Which 2020 midseason show were you most looking forward to?

Midseason replacements are nothing new, and releasing later in the year only gets us viewers even more anticipated for the new shows coming to TV screens. For January 2020 TV premieres, we had some great options coming our way. From sci-fi series such as the upcoming Picard, to dramas like Ratched, the 2020 TV premieres truly had something for everyone.

Check out the list of midseason premieres coming out in 2020 and vote up the ones you were most excited to see. 

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  • Star Trek: Picard1
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    Star Trek: Picard

    Patrick Stewart, Santiago Cabrera

    Genres (Tv)Science fiction, Drama

    Premiering: January 20

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  • Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector2
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    Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector

    Russell Hornsby, Arielle Kebbel

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Thriller, Drama

    Premiering: January 20

    Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector (NBC, 2020) is an American crime drama television... more on Wikipedia
  • Locke & Key3
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    Locke & Key

    Darby Stanchfield, Connor Jessup

    Genres (Tv)Supernatural, Horror, Fantasy, Drama

    Premiering: February 20

    Locke & Key (Netflix, 2020) is an American drama television series based on the comic book... more on Wikipedia
  • Tommy4
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    Tommy

    Edie Falco, Michael Chernus

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Drama

    Premiering: February 20

    Tommy (CBS, 2020) is an American television drama series. The show centers around Abigail... more on Wikipedia
  • neXT5
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    neXT

    John Slattery, Fernanda Andrade Michael Mosley

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Drama, Thriller, Science fiction

    Premiering: Midseason

    neXT (Fox, 2020) is an American crime thriller, sci-fi drama television series. Brilliant but... more on Wikipedia
  • 9-1-1: Lone Star6
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    9-1-1: Lone Star

    Rob Lowe, Liv Tyler

    Genres (Tv)Procedura drama, Action

    Premiering: January 20

    9-1-1: Lone Star (Fox, 2020) is an American procedural drama television series and a spinoff... more on Wikipedia

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  • Ratched7
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    Ratched

    Sarah Paulson, Alice Englert

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Premiering: July 05

    Ratched (Netflix, 2020) is an American television series based on Ken Kesey's novel One Flew... more on Wikipedia

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  • Party of Five8
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    Party of Five

    Brandon Larracuente, Niko Guardado

    Genres (Tv)Teen drama, Family drama

    Premiering: January 20

    Party of Five (Freeform, 2020) is an American teen drama television series created by Amy... more on Wikipedia

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  • Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens9
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    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Premiering: January 22

    Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens (Comedy Central, 2020) is an American comedy television series.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Katy Keene10
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    Katy Keene

    Lucy Hale, Ashleigh Murray

    Genres (Tv)Musical, Comedy, Drama

    Premiering: February 20

    Katy Keene (The CW, 2020) is an American musical comedy-drama television series developed by... more on Wikipedia

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  • The War of the Worlds11
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    The War of the Worlds

    Eleanor Tomlinson, Rafe Spall

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

    Premiering: February 20

    The War of the Worlds (BBC, 2020) is a British television drama based on the H.G. Wells novel... more on Wikipedia

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  • LEGO Masters12
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    LEGO Masters

    Will Arnett

    Genres (Tv)Reality Television

    Premiering: February 20

    LEGO Masters (Fox, 2020) is a American reality show based on a British series of the same... more on Wikipedia
  • High Fidelity13
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    High Fidelity

    Zoë Kravitz, David H. Holmes

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Premiering: February 14

    High Fidelity (Hulu, 2020) is an American comedy television series adapted from the novel of... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Baker & the Beauty14
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    The Baker & the Beauty

    Nathalie Kelley, Victor Rasuk

    Genres (Tv)Romantic musical, Dramedy, Comedy, Drama

    Premiering: Midseason

    The Baker & the Beauty (ABC, 2020) is an American romantic musical comedy-drama series and an... more on Wikipedia
  • Messiah15
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    Messiah

    Tomer Sisley, Michelle Monaghan

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Thriller

    Premiering: January 20

    Messiah (Netflix, 2020) is an American drama-thriller television series created by Michael... more on Wikipedia
  • FBI: Most Wanted16
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    FBI: Most Wanted

    Julian McMahon, Alana de la Garza

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Drama

    Premiering: January 20

    FBI: Most Wanted (CBS, 2020) is an American crime drama television series created by Dick Wolf... more on Wikipedia

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  • Hunters17
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    Hunters

    Logan Lerman, Jerrika Hinton

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Period drama

    Premiering: February 21, 2020 

    Hunters (Amazon, 2020) is an American drama web television series created by David Weil. In... more on Wikipedia

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  • Diary of a Future President18
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    Diary of a Future President

    Tess Romero, Selenis Leyva

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Premiering: January

    Diary of a Future President (Disney+, 2020) is an American comedy television series created by... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Good Lord Bird19
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    The Good Lord Bird

    Ethan Hawke, Daveed Diggs

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Miniseries

    Premiering: February 20

    The Good Lord Bird (Showtime, 2020) American drama miniseries based on the book of the same... more on Wikipedia

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    Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist

    Jane Levy, Skylar Astin

    Genres (Tv)Musical fantasy, Dramedy, Musical, Fantsasy, Comedy

    Premiering: January 20

    Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (NBC, 2020) is an American musical fantasy dramedy television... more on Wikipedia
  • The Stranger21
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    The Stranger

    Richard Armitage, Siobhan Finneran

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Mystery, Thriller

    Premieres: January 30

    The Stranger (Netflix, 2020) is a British mystery thriller series based on the novel by Harlan... more on Wikipedia
  • Ragnarok22
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    Ragnarok

    David Stakston, Jonas Strand Gravli

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Premiering: January 31

    Ragnarok (Netflix, 2020) is a television drama series created by Adam Price. A small Norwegian... more on Wikipedia
  • Deputy23
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    Deputy

    Stephen Dorff, Yara Martinez

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Police procedural, Western

    Premiering: January 20

    Deputy (Fox, 2020) is an American Western procedural drama television series created by Will... more on Wikipedia
  • For Life24
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    For Life

    Nicholas Pinnock, Indira Varma

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Thriller, Legal drama

    Premiering: February 20

    For Life (ABC, 2020) is an American legal drama television series created by Hank Steinberg.... more on Wikipedia

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    Dracula

    Claes Bang, John Heffernan

    Genres (Tv)Horror, Fantasy

    Premiering: January 4

    Dracula (Netflix, BBC One, 2019) is a British-American horror-fantasy television limited... more on Wikipedia

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