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The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019

Updated September 16, 2020 45.5k votes 2.5k voters 73.4k views331 items

List RulesOnly new shows premiering in 2019.

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UPDATED: Check out The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2020!

Get ready to make more time for binge-watching with the best new TV shows premiering in 2019. Featuring spinoffs, adaptions, miniseries, and more, this list of 2019 TV premieres includes Netflix original series, upcoming HBO shows, and new superhero shows from DC Universe. Of all the upcoming TV shows 2019 has to offer, what were you most excited to see?

Spanning a wide variety of genres, the new TV shows 2019 included HBO's Watchmen from The Leftovers showrunner Damon Lindelof, Amazon original series Good Omens, and a live-action Halo series based on the popular video game franchise. Other 2019 upcoming shows included What We Do in the Shadows, Harley Quinn, His Dark Materials, and Roswell, New Mexico. Whatever your interests, you'll surely find something to enjoy from the long list of 2019 TV shows featuring premiere dates. Just take a look below!

For more of the top upcoming TV series dropping throughout 2019, check out the list below and vote up the shows you couldn't wait to see. Then see what is upcoming in 2020 (including some shows that were slated to air 2019 but got pushed back and we still can't wait to wach).

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    The Witcher
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    The Witcher

    Henry Cavill, Freya Allan

    Genres (Tv)Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Drama

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 58%

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    The Twilight Zone
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    Simon Kinberg, Jordan Peele

    Genres (Tv)Anthology, Drama, Fantasy, Horror

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 77%

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    Watchmen
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    Regina King, Don Johnson

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Superhero, Action, Mystery

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 64%

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    Good Omens
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    David Tennant, Michael Sheen

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Fantasy

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 81%

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    The Mandalorian
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    The Mandalorian

    Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Space Opera, Science Fiction

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 89%

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    The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance
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    The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

    Taron Egerton, Anya Taylor-Joy

    Genres (Tv)Fantasy

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 87%

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    Harley Quinn
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    Kaley Cuoco, Lake Bell

    Genres (Tv)Adult animation, Superhero, Comedy, Action

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 92%

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    What We Do in the Shadows
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    Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 94%

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  • 9
    Avatar: The Last Airbender

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  • 10
    Penny Dreadful: City of Angels
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    Penny Dreadful: City of Angels

    Natalie Dormer, Daniel Zovatto

    Genres (Tv)Period drama, Horror, Fantasy, Thriller

    Pushed to 2020

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    Roswell, New Mexico
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    Roswell, New Mexico

    Jeanine Mason, Nathan Parsons

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Romance, Sci-fi

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 53%

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    V-Wars
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    Ian Somerhalder, Adrian Holmes

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Thriler, Horror, Vampires

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

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    Star Trek: Picard
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    Patrick Stewart, Santiago Cabrera

    Genres (Tv)Science fiction, Drama

    Pushed to 2020

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    The Umbrella Academy
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    Ellen Page, Tom Hopper

    Genres (Tv)Superhero, Action

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 76%

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    Carnival Row
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    Orlando Bloom, Cara Delevingne

    Genres (Tv)Fantasy, Neo-noir

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57%

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    Hanna
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    Esme Creed-Miles, Mireille Enos

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Action

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 64%

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    Swamp Thing
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    Andy Bean, Derek Mears

    Genres (Tv)Superhero, Fantasy

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%

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    Deadly Class
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    Benedict Wong, Benjamin Wadsworth

    Genres (Tv)Action, Thriller, Drama

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 58%

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    I Am the Night
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    Chris Pine, India Eisley

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Mystery

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 74%

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    Chernobyl
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    Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård

    Genres (Tv)Historical drama

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 95%

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    The Undoing
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    The Undoing

    Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Pushed to 2020

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    Doom Patrol
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    April Bowlby, Diane Guerrero

    Genres (Tv)Action, Adventure, Comedy-drama, Mystery, Science fiction

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 94%

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    Treadstone
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    Omar Metwally, Tracy Ifeachor

    Genres (Tv)Action, Drama

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 54%

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    His Dark Materials
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    Dafne Keen, Lin-Manuel Miranda

    Genres (Tv)Adventure, Fantasy

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 82%

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    The Passage
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    Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Saniyya Sidney

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 58%

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