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The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019  

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List Rules Only new shows premiering in 2019.

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 are you most looking excited to see?

Spanning a wide variety of genres, the new TV shows 2019 will bring include 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 include 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 can't wait to see.

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The Witcher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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The Witcher (Netflix, 2019) is a fantasy action-adventure series based on the series of short stories and novels by Andrzej Sapkowski. Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), a solitary monster hunter, ...more
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The Twilight Zone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
voting closed at #1 April 1 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 77
The Twilight Zone (CBS All Access, 2019) is an American anthology drama web television series based on the 1959 television series. An updated version of the classic TV series featuring various ...more
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Watchmen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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Watchmen (HBO, 2019) is an American drama television series created by Damon Lindelof, based on the comic book series. Set in an alternate history where superheroes are treated as outlaws.
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voting closed at #4 May 31 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 81
Good Omens (Amazon Video, 2019) is a six-part television serial based on the novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman. After being accustomed to life on Earth, the demon Crowley (David Tennant) ...more
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The Mandalorian is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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The Mandalorian (Disney+, 2019) is an American space opera web television series set in the Star Wars universe created by George Lucas. Taking place after the events in Return of the Jedi, but ...more
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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resis... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
August 30
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (Netflix, 2019) is a fantasy television series, and a prequel to 1982 Jim Henson film The Dark Crystal. Rian (Taron Egerton), Brea (Anya Taylor-Joy), and Deet ...more
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Harley Quinn (DC Universe, 2019) is an American action comedy adult animation web television series based on the DC Comics character. After breaking up with the Joker, harley Quinn (Kaley Cuoco) ...more
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Avatar: The Last Airbender is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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Avatar: The Last Airbender (Netflix, 2019) is a live-action adaptation of the animated series created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko. Aang and his friends fight to save the world ...more
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Penny Dreadful: City of Angels is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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Penny Dreadful: City of Angels (Showtime, 2019) is a British-American horror drama television series created by John Logan as a follow up to the Penny Dreadful series.
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What We Do in the Shadows is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
voting closed at #9 March 27 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 94
What We Do in the Shadows (FX, 2019) is an American comedy television series based on the 2014 film. A look at the lives of three vampires who have been living as roommates for hundreds of years ...more
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voting closed at #8 January 15 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 53
Roswell, New Mexico (The CW, 2019) is an American television drama series developed by Carina Adly Mackenzie. After returning to her hometown of Roswell, New Mexico, the daughter (Jeanine Mason) ...more
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Swamp Thing is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
voting closed at #12 May 31 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91
Swamp Thing (DC Universe, 2019) is an American superhero horror drama web television series based on the DC Comics character. Abby Arcane (Crystal Reed) returns home to Houma, Louisiana to ...more
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voting closed at #12 February 15 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 76
The Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019) is an American television series developed by Steve Blackman, based on the comic book series by Gerard Way. A disbanded group of superheroes reunite after ...more
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Treadstone is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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Treadstone (USA, 2019) is an American action drama television series, based on the Bourne Film series, created by Tim Kring. The show explores the origin story and present-day actions of CIA ...more
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Chernobyl is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
voting closed at #15 May 6 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 95
Chernobyl (HBO, 2019) is an American-British historical drama television miniseries created by Craig Mazin. In April 1986, an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the USSR becomes ...more
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His Dark Materials is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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His Dark Materials (HBO, 2019) is a British fantasy adventure series based on the novel series by Philip Pullman. Two children embark on a magical adventure through parallel universes.
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Halo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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Halo (Showtime, 2019) is a sci-fi action television series based on the video game franchise.
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voting closed at #14 February 15 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 94
Doom Patrol (DC Universe, 2019) is an American superhero drama web television series based on the DC Comics superhero team. Led by Dr. Niles Caulder (Timothy Dalton), the Doom Patrol – ...more
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voting closed at #15 January 27 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 74
I Am the Night (TNT, 2019) is a six-episode limited television series directed by Patty Jenkins, Victoria Mahoney, and Carl Franklin. Given away as an infant by her teenage mother to a black ...more
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voting closed at #16 January 16 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 58
Deadly Class (Syfy, 2019) is an American television action-thriller series created by Anthony and Joe Russo, based on the Image comic book series. A coming-of-age story set against the backdrop ...more
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Lovecraft Country is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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Lovecraft Country (HBO, 2019) is a drama horror television series based on the novel by Matt Ruff. In 1950s Jim Crow America, Atticus Black (Jonathan Majors), his friend Letitia (Jurnee ...more
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Hanna is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
voting closed at #22 March 29 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 64
Hanna (Amazon Video, 2019) is an American action drama television series, based on the 2011 film of the same name. The story follows the journey of an extraordinary young girl, Hanna (Esme ...more
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Star Trek: Picard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
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Star Trek: Picard (CBS, 2019) is an American television series featuring the Star Trek character Jean-Luc Picard as part of an expansion of the Star Trek franchise. The series is set 18 years ...more
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voting closed at #20 January 14 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 58
The Passage (Fox, 2019) is an American drama television series developed by Liz Heldens, based on the novels by Justin Cronin. When a botched U.S. government experiment turns a group of death ...more
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Pennyworth is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Anticipated New Shows Of 2019
voting closed at #24 July 28 - Rotten Tomatoes Score: 64
Pennyworth (Epix, 2019) is an American drama television series based on the DC Comics characters. The story of how Bruce Wayne's legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth (Jack Bannon), a former ...more