UK TV Air Dates for US & UK Shows in 2021/2022
Lots and lots of UK premiere dates (and returning shows) for the first half of the year and beyond! As always, if there’s any TV Show you’d like to see a UK tv premiere date for, just leave it in the comments, and we’ll do our best to find it for you. 🙂
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(TBC) = To be confirmed. If a show is listed as (TBC) this means it’s either not an official date from the channel, or is subject to change.
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The greatest moustache in the world returns for another outing.
The very long-running crime drama returns, but now Comcast owns Sky, it is moving from Universal (also owned by Comcast) to Sky Witness.
The long running medical show is still going.
The epic hit charting the work of AC-12 returns.
DCI Vera and her sharp wit are back to solve North East England’s worst crimes.
From the guys behind Arrow, Grant Gustin dons the speedster outfit to take on the role of Barry Allen aka The Flash.
From the team behind Flash/Arrow comes Melissa Benoist as Supergirl, Kara Zor-El, cousin of Superman, who was sent away from Krypton and taken in by by the Danvers family where she hides her identity as Kara Danvers.
America Ferrera (Ugly Betty) and Ben Feldman (Mad Men) star in a workplace comedy about a unique family of employees at a supersized megastore. Best guess is early 2020 for Season 5, but nothing confirmed yet.
Medical Drama From House’s David Shore starring Bates Motel’s Freddie Highmore about a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome.
‘Grey’s Anatomy’ spin-off series about the heroic firefighters at Seattle Fire Station 19.
Coming-of-awkward-age dramedy starring Gillian Anderson & Asa Butterfield.
A modern day re-imagining of H.G. Wells’ classic sci-fi title starring Gabriel Byrne and Elizabeth McGovern.
Samson Kayo and Jane Horrocks star in this comedy series about paramedic partners in the South London ambulance service.
Animation about a family running a burger joint.
PLL returns with all 7 Season on BBC iPlayer.
Show based on the classic ‘The Karate Kid’ movies starring original actors Ralph Macchio and William Zabka. Moving from YouTube to Netflix who will air Season 3 exclusively.
RuPaul’s reality competition returns to find the next drag superstar.
Another season for the California spinoff.
A remake of the classic 80’s P.I. drama.
Limited series adaptation of the bestselling Stephen King novel.
Claire Wilson, a popular young high school English teacher, has an affair with an 18-year-old student, Eric Walker. The miniseries explores the complexities and consequences of their forbidden romance
David Tennant & Michael Sheen star in a comedy about the cast of a stage show trying to rehearse via video chat during the lockdown.
Nicolas Cage presents the History Of Swear Words…
Show which follows the Lagina brothers, Rick and Marty, as they embark on a 220-year-old treasure hunt.
More light-hearted murder investigation in the Caribbean.
Some people were born on the same day as each other in this drama starring Milo Ventimiglia (Heroes, Gilmore Girls), Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan and Ron Cephas Jones. Dropped by More4 but the Season 3 has arrived on Region 2 DVD.
New Amsterdam, tracking the air date on More4 in the UK. The main listing is here.
A Discovery of Witches is a contemporary love story set against the backdrop of Oxford academic life, but in a world where a handful of witches, vampires, and daemons live and work unseen amongst humans, hiding in plain sight.
Hailee Steinfeld stars as Emily Dickinson. Poet. Daughter. Total rebel. In this coming-of-age story, Emily’s determined to become the world’s greatest poet.
Sitcom starring Lee Mack.
Major Crimes detective Hudson teams up with Rex, a former-K9 German Shepherd.
Norse Gods are living in America and not an almighty Johnson in sight. Based on the Neil Gaiman novel.
Luke Evans takes the lead in this true crime drama, a three-part mini-series depicting the pursuit of a cold-blooded serial killer.
Not a new version of Room 101, but an HBO anthology comedy-drama about people who pass through Room 104 of an American motel.
Was supposed to be an anthology drama from Mr Robot’s Sam Esmail, but cancelled after one season, which starred Rosario Dawson.
RuPaul brings Drag Race to the UK.
Sci-fi action series about a resourceful young woman who has lost everything but finds a new life at Earth’s Space Training Academy.
A little known cartoon… Still going strong.
Topical comedy show with Adam Hills, Alex Brooker and Josh Widdicombe.
Adult animated comedy fantasy series from ‘The Simpsons’ Matt Groening.
New series from M. Night Shyamalan about a couple in mourning after an unspeakable tragedy creates a rift in their marriage and opens the door for a mysterious force to enter their home.
Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany return as Scarlet Witch/Wanda Maximoff and The Vision in their MCU tv series.
Spin-off series from the hugely popular ‘Pretty Little Liars’.
Canadian tv cop show set in the 1890’s following William Murdoch as he solves crime in Toronto using cutting edge (for 1890!) forensic science.
Comedy about a disgraced Harvard philosophy scholar Jack Griffin (Glenn Howerton) who loses out on his dream job to his rival Miles Leonard (Tom Bennett), and is forced to return to Toledo, Ohio and work as a high-school Advanced Placement Biology teacher.
New police drama starring Noel Clarke & Ashley Walters.
When Family Liaison Officer Lisa Armstrong (Morven Christie, Granchester, The A Word) is assigned to a missing person’s investigation she realises with horror that she has a personal connection with this frightened family.
Greg Berlanti’s rather darker take on Archie Comics returns!
David Mitchell and Robert Webb return in new Channel 4 sitcom about a pub landlord and an interloping ex-foster child…
Will and Grace (along with Karen and Jack) are back for the first time in ten years. Dropped by Channel 5, but you can buy Season 10 (or revival Season 2!) on DVD.
Naval Criminal Investigative Service return as the veteran police procedural continues.
An animated comedy set on the lower decks of one of Starfleet’s least important ships.
Animated series which follows a group of six teenagers chosen for a once-in-a-lifetime experience at a new adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar.
Drama from Russell T Davies which follows a group of friends through the 80s AIDS epidemic.
Series follows the coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school.
HBO does teen drama as a group of high school students navigate love and friendships in a world of drugs, sex, trauma and social media. Zendaya stars.
British crime noir detective series starring Anna Friel.
Part live-action/part computer-animated comedy from Jon Brown (‘Loaded’, ‘Fresh Meat’, ‘Veep’) about a trio and their obsession with an MMORPG.
TV series based on the acclaimed 2013 film and comic book of the same name starring Jennifer Connelly and Daveed Diggs.
A spin-off from Murdoch Mysteries, which sees Frankie Drake, the first female private detective, solving crime in 1920s Toronto.
Following in the footsteps of Hannibal, Bates Motel and countless others, here’s another TV version of a film series, this time about the young antichrist.
Adaptation of the Dark Horse comic book starring Alan Tudyk.
Richard Hammond and ‘MythBusters’ Tory Belleci, stranded together on a desert island.
The firefighters and medics of Engine 51 are back in the UK courtesy of Sky Witness.
Police orientated Chicago Fire spinoff.
A spin-off from Chicago Fire – this one set in a hospital… which isn’t on fire… I hope… That wouldn’t be good…
Drama about the lives of a SEAL team starring David Boreanaz.
Patrick Dempsey stars in a dark and twisted thriller based on the world of millionaire bankers.
True crime documentary/news magazine series.
The excellent James Spader returns as Raymond ‘Red’ Reddington for a new season of Blacklisty goodness (or badness… yep, probably badness if Red is involved).
Rio and Mike (Dax Shepard and Lake Bell) drop everything to make the move from skyscrapers to farmhouses, but soon realise that the simpler life isn’t as easy as they planned.
Canadian procedural dramedy starring Jason Priestley as ex-pro hockey player turned P.I. Seasons 1-3 available on Sky & NOW TV on demand from 15 January 2021.
‘Zero Zero Zero’ is an adaptation of Roberto Saviano’s novel from the producers on ‘Gomorrah’.
Chloe Sevigny stars as Catherine Jenson, a recently promoted homicide detective who tracks down vicious serial killers and endlessly attempts to reveal the truth behind her brother’s disappearance, with the aid of college professor Dr Thomas Schaeffer (James D’Arcy – ‘Agent Carter’). Cancelled after one season.
Anthology series set approximately 15 years in the future when a company has developed a test that can determine the person you were most meant to love with 100% accuracy.
‘The Daily Show with more prep time’ returns for a new, hilarious and genius season!
From Ronald D. Moore, set in an alt-history where the USSR beats the U.S. to the moon.
The series follows Daemon and Ana Helstrom, the son and daughter of a mysterious and powerful serial killer. The siblings have a complicated dynamic as they track down the worst of humanity – each with their attitude and skills. Coming to Disney+ in the UK under the new “general entertainment” section, branded “Star”.
New crime drama from ‘Big Little Lie’s creator David E. Kelley. Coming to Disney+ in the UK under the new “general entertainment” section, branded “Star”.
YA dramedy set in the world of 2018 movie ‘Love, Simon’. Coming to Disney+ in the UK under the new “general entertainment” section, branded “Star”.
Batman prequel which will follow the early life of the Wayne family butler.
The US cable show about undead monsters returns.
Limited series starring Bryan Cranston as a respected judge whose son is involved in a hit-and-run that leads to a high-stakes game of lies, deceit and impossible choices.
Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan reprise their MCU roles. Was set to premiere Aug 2020, but after the pandemic shut everything down, it’s now moved to an as-yet-unannounced new date.
Adaptation of Leigh Bardugo’s best-selling Grishaverse novel series ‘Shadow and Bone’ & ‘Six of Crows’.
Not Yet Scheduled TV Shows 2021
These are shows which we've been told have a UK channel, but there is not enough info out there to predict an air date.
TV series based on the beloved 1992 movie ‘A League of Their Own’ (if you’re looking for the Sky One quiz show, you will find that here!)
Drama set in a multicultural academy school.
Ashley Jensen (Extras) stars as PR-guru turned-amateur-sleuth Agatha Raisin. Dropped by Sky, but renewed by streaming service Acorn TV – a US streaming service that specialises in UK imports.
Anthology spin-off to ‘American Horror Story’ which will feature individual stories per episode rather than per season. I think should fall under the BBC/FX carriage deal for the UK, but not officially confirmed.
An insightful and suspenseful series about a sexual consent scandal amongst British privileged elite and the women caught up in its wake. Based on the international bestselling novel ‘Anatomy of a Scandal’ by Sarah Vaughan.
A hitchcockian psychological thriller written by Harry and Jack Williams (‘The Missing’, ‘Liar’, ‘Fleabag’). starring Joanne Froggatt.
Astronaut Niko Breckenridge (Katee Sackhoff) leads a crew on a mission to explore the genesis of an alien artifact. As she and her young crew investigate, they face unimaginable danger on what might very well be a one-way mission.
More espionage fun with everybody’s favourite animated spy.
A new adaptation of the Jules Verne’s classic starring David Tennant.
Live-action series based on the popular video game franchise.
Half-hour comedy series created by and starring Community’s Donald Glover.
Space comedy from the genius that is ‘Veep’ & ‘Thick Of It’ creator Armando Iannucci starring Hugh Laurie.
Based on a compelling true story, the hit 2019 Edinburgh Fringe one-man stage-play follows the writer/performer Richard Gadd’s warped relationship with his female stalker and the impact it has on him as he is ultimately forced to face a deep, dark buried trauma…
Spin-off series from The Missing.
Batwoman returns for a 2nd season… with a new Batwoman!
Richard Armitage stars in this CIA spy series set in the German capital.
Spin off from the awesome Breaking Bad, starring Bob Odenkirk reprising his role as lawyer Saul Goodman. Airing on Netflix UK just hours after the US.
A mother, torn from her daughter embarks upon a harrowing journey, stopping at nothing to find her. Thrust alongside a small group of American refugees, she must brave a hostile new world and make brutal decisions during the most deadly summer of a zombie apocalypse. Stars Jaime King from the creators of ‘Z Nation’
Sitcom about an upper-middle-class African-American family starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross.
Based on the film, Jasmine Cephas Jones reprises her role as Ashley, a woman who is nipping at the heels of a middle-class life in Oakland until Miles (Rafael Casal), her partner of 12 years and father of their son, is suddenly incarcerated.
James Nesbitt plays Northern Irish police detective Tom Brannick in this new original crime drama.
New 10 part drama event series set in 43 A.D. about the Roman invasion of what would become the British Isles starring Kelly Reilly, Zoë Wanamaker & David Morrissey.
Another American police show. This time however, it is a comedy making fun of all the other American police shows.
Fantasy-noir set in a neo-Victorian city in which mythical creatures fleeing their war-torn homeland have gathered, and tensions are simmering between citizens and the growing immigrant population. Stars Cara Delevingne & Orlando Bloom.
A revival of the infamous home makeover show with Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen and Davina McCall.
A drama based on the novel series of the same name by Sherryl Woods.
The series skewers and satirises the complex state of contemporary sexual politics, while asking if romance can survive in the post #MeToo era. Sarah Solemani (‘Him and Her’, ‘Barry’) and Steve Coogan (‘Alan Partridge’, ‘Philomena’) star.
Robert Carlyle and Victoria Hamilton star in a new drama ‘COBRA’ for Sky One this Autumn which asks the question “what happens in the corridors of power during a time of national emergency?”
Four-part drama from Spielberg starring Javier Bardem about legendary Spanish conqueror Hernan Cortes.
Live-action version of the worldwide phenomenon anime series.
Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina follows a group of second-rate, drunken adventurers on a quest to save the realm from terrifying monsters and dark magical forces, only to discover they become a family in the process.
A small Texas town when a beautiful popular teen, Kate (Olivia Holt), is abducted and, seemingly unrelated, a girl, Jeanette (Chiara Aurelia), goes from being a sweet, awkward outlier to the most popular girl in town and, by ’95, the most despised person in America.
A gripping horror story about two warring sisters – one human, one monster – who must unite to reverse a supernatural pact gone horribly wrong, and with it mend their grief-stricken family.
Larry David’s ground-breaking comedy show returns.
Inspired by the novel of the same name, the STARZ Original series “Dangerous Liaisons” tells the origin story of the early years of the iconic characters Merteuil and Valmont when they meet as passionate young lovers in the slums of 18th century Paris.
A TV sequel to the classic war movie, one of the most acclaimed German films of all time.
An apocalyptic drama where sleep can kill you.
A dark comedy starring Christina Applegate about a powerful friendship that blossoms between a tightly wound widow and a free spirit with a shocking secret.
Legal comedy starring Will Sharpe and Katherine Parkinson.
Candid and family-centred comedy from writer Lisa McGee, set during The Troubles in Northern Ireland.
Torchwood & Broadchurch writer Chris Chibnall returns with Jodie Whittaker as The 13th Doctor.
A female-led reboot of classic tv series Doogie Howser M.D.
The ‘Fallout’ franchise is making the leap from gaming to tv, produced by Westworld’s Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy.
Inspired by the Coen brothers 1996 film of the same name. Was scheduled for April in the US but the date has now been pushed to September.
Semi-autobiographical comedy series starring Canadian comedian Mae Martin, with Charlotte Ritchie and Lisa Kudrow.
YA vampire story about a teenage vampire, whose “first kill” turns out to be more complicated than she could possibly imagine!
An adaptation of Isaac Asimov’s sprawling space opera trilogy from David S. Goyer and Josh Friedman.
A brand new series of the Emmy Award-winning fan favourite.
Season 1 was the story of how Albert became Einstein and stared Geoffrey Rush. Season 2 told the story of Pablo Picasso staring Antonio Banderas, whilst Season 3 will focus on Aretha Franklin.
Set in 1832 West Yorkshire, England, Gentleman Jack is inspired by the true-story and coded journals of Anne Lister (played by Suranne Jones), and follows her attempt to revitalize her inherited home, Shibdhen Hall.
Gritty Italian mafia drama comes to the Sky Atlantic. ‘L’Immortale’ acts as both a prequel and a sequel to the events of the
season three finale, whilst you wait for Season 5!
More elaborate architectural home building projects with Kevin McCloud.
A priest, who also happens to be a retired Scots Guard, teams up with a policeman in 1950s Cambridgeshire. Renewed for season 4… BUT it’ll be the final season with James Norton in the lead role.
Mark Bonnar and Jamie Sives star as two disparate brothers, united by guilt when they accidentally run over and kill an old man on a darkened street.
The illegitimate son of the world’s most feared witch, Nathan has spent his whole life being monitored for signs he may follow the same destructive path as his father.
The picturesque but drug-ridden towns of Calderdale return for a third series, once again starring Sarah Lancashire. It won’t be soon though, most likely in 2018
New animated series, voiced by BBT’s Kaley Cuoco.
Jeremy Renner returns as Hawkeye, and it is believed that the show will see him train and hand over the mantle to Kate Bishop.
Gal Gadot stars as the iconic Hedy Lamarr in a limited series.
Drama set in the world of small-town pro wrestling starring Stephen Amell.
Hitmen is about two best friends, misfits Fran and Jamie (Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc), who have stumbled into a career in contract killing.
A tv series based on the YA horror film franchise.
An international spy thriller with a super-soldier twist.
New version of the drama with Uzo Aduba in the lead role.
From Issa Rae this new comedy looks at the “contemporary black experience”.
GCHQ workplace comedy starring David Schwimmer.
Animated series based on Robert Kirkman’s comic book, voice (mainly) by the cast of ‘The Walking Dead’!
The long-running sitcom about a group of misfit friends returns.
New series based on the book series by author Lee Childs.
Inspired by real events, the drama explores the lives of convicted killers Susan (Olivia Colman) and Christopher Edwards and asks how this devoted and mild-mannered couple came to kill Susan’s parents and bury them in the back garden of their Mansfield home.
The horror/fantasy series revolves around 3 siblings who, after the gruesome murder of their father, move to their ancestral home in Maine only to find the house has magical keys that give them a vast array of powers.
A supernatural action-adventure detective series, based on the best-selling novels by Jonathan Stroud.
Tom Hiddleston resumes his role as the God of Mischief in a new series that takes place after the events of Avengers: Endgame.
Netflix reboot of the classic tv series.
Tom Ellis stars in this DC adaptation as the Prince of Hell who moves to Los Angeles.
Remake of the classic 80’s series. Lucas Till takes the Richard Dean Anderson role. Support comes in the form of ex-CSI George Eads and bald, male Pete Thornton has become a woman played by Sandrine Holt.
Animated series based on the popular card game from the Russo Brothers.
Rowan Atkinson plays a new character in this riotous comedy about a man who finds himself at war with a bee…
Drama based on the memoirs of former London Metropolitan police detective DCI Colin Sutton starring Martin Clunes.
Mystery drama that sees a plane disappear from radar, only to return 5 years later after being presumed lost at sea.
A detective in a small Pennsylvania town investigates a local murder while trying to keep her life from falling apart.
Kate Winslet executive produces and stars in this limited series as a small-town Pennsylvania detective who investigates a local murder as her life crumbles around her.
The show charts Alex Godman’s (James Norton) journey as he is drawn deeper and deeper into the world of organised crime.
The series follows Kamala Khan, a teenage Pakistani-American from a religious family in New Jersey who discovers she has superpowers.
Australian competitive cooking game show.
Lucy Lawless stars as fearless private investigator Alexa Crowe, who solves the most baffling crimes as well as coping with the frustrations of everyday life.
NCIS in New Orleans, starring Quantum Leap and Enterprise’s Scott Bakula.
The new Bellevue Hospital director’s maverick approach disrupts the status quo while always prioritizing patient care. Stars The Blacklist’s Ryan Eggold.
An adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan’s best-selling graphic novel about time-travelling, newspaper-delivery girls.
A six-episode limited series about the legendary Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones, based on Jones’ 2018 memoir Lonely Boy: Tales from a Sex Pistol
Serial killer drama starring Tom Payne and Michael Sheen from Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter (‘Riverdale’, ‘The Flash’).
New ITV crime drama starring Ben Miller and Frances De La Tour.
Two teams race across an area of the world using any method of transport other than a plane.
New drama series based around the ‘Resident Evil’ franchise.
Norman Reedus rides motorbikes with celebrities.
Series based on the Patricia Highsmith series of novels and starring Andrew Scott.
Russian Doll follows a young woman named Nadia (Natasha Lyonne) on her journey as the guest of honour at a seemingly inescapable party one night in New York City.
A family drama that will explore the tattered American dream through the eyes of complicated and compromised chief of police Del Harris (Jeff Daniels) in a Rust Belt town in southwest Pennsylvania.
Workplace thriller starring Adam Scott directed and executive produced by Ben Stiller.
Coming-of-awkward-age dramedy starring Gillian Anderson & Asa Butterfield.
A live-action version of the Marvel comic book character.
A murder-mystery set in… well… guess where… starring Douglas Henshall (‘Primeval’). Season 6 is filming in 2020, so may land late 2020 or early 2021.
Forensic pathologists help police solve murders in Manchester.
An adaptation of Mick Herron’s CWA Gold Dagger Award-winning British espionage books starring Gary Oldman.
First TV drama from ‘Boyz n the Hood’ director John Singleton, about the 80’s cocaine epidemic in NYC.
New animated series, aimed at a younger audience, set in the Star Trek universe.
New animated series following Clone Force 99 in a rapidly changing galaxy in the immediate aftermath of the Clone War.
A comedy written, created by and starring 2018 Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Rose Matafeo, about the awkward morning-after-the-night-before when she discovers the complications of accidentally sleeping with a film star.
The hopeless Greek-Cypriot lettings agent will face his biggest challenge yet at the family business Michael & Eagle Lettings.
Adaptation of Harlan Coben’s novel starring Cush Jumbo, James Nesbitt & Richard Armitage
Succession follows the Roy family who control one of the biggest media and entertainment conglomerates in the world.
Follows the adventure of Gus – part deer, part boy – who leaves his home in the forest to find the outside world ravaged by a cataclysmic event. Based on the Vertigo comic book.
Eight-episode drama set in 1814 starring Tom Hardy as a son thought long dead, who returns home to London from Africa to inherit what is left of his father’s shipping empire. Executive produced by Hardy alongside Ridley Scott and Peaky Blinder’s Steven Knight. This will be one to watch!
Not a low-budget remake of The 4400, but a drama about a small group of youths sent back to an Earth destroyed by a nuclear war – 100 of them.
A new comedy series from Academy Award-winning duo Chris Miller and Phil Lord.
A new darkly comic horror co-production from debut screenwriter Siân Robins-Grace?(producer on ‘Sex Education’)., which tells the story of a woman who finds herself looking after a… let’s say… “uncooperative” baby.
The Capture looks at a troubling world of misinformation and fake news as a proud soldier finds himself caught in a web of lies, betrayal and corruption. Callum Turner & Holliday Grainger star.
Greg Davies writes and stars in a comedy about a crime scene cleaner.
A six-part drama series set around the British Consul in Barcelona.
A 2-part drama telling the real-life story of Joseph Merrick starring Charlie Heaton.
Based on Chris Bohjalian’s novel of the same name, the series stars Kaley Cuoco as Cassie, a flight attendant who wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a dead man. NOTE: It’s in as Sky Atlantic as a placeholder, but it might pop up on Sky One or Sky Witness. All we know at the moment is that Sky has definitely picked it up.
New period drama from Julian Fellowes (Downton Abbey) set in 1880s New York, a period dubbed the “gilded age” as vast amounts of new money exchanged hands and fortunes were made.
Spin-off from ‘The Good Wife’, following Diane Lockhart to a new law firm.
Based on Margaret Atwood’s dystopian novel about a near-future USA under the grip of a totalitarian theocracy… Stars Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski and Alexis Bledel.
Inspired by the true events, the anthology drama follows stories of real-life viral outbreaks.
A new supernatural twisted take on the Sherlock Homles story.
A sequel to the original hit drama which follows a group of lesbians and their friends, connections, family, and lovers in LA.
TV series based on the popular video game from the creators of ‘Chernobyl’.
Drama from David E. Kelley based on Michael Connelly’s series of bestselling novels.
Tv series based on the movie about a scrappy underdog youth hockey team.
Brand New HBO sci-fi series from Joss Whedon!
From Stephen Merchant & Elgin James, the series follows seven strangers from different walks of life forced together to complete a Community Payback sentence in Bristol.
An adaptation of Thomas Perry’s bestselling novel, starring Jeff Bridges about a retired CIA operative forced back into a world he thought he had left behind.
Sci-fi drama where a DNA test can find your perfect partner. Based on the novel by John Marrs from ‘Misfits’ creator Howard Overman.
Scifi comedy series from ‘Ted’ & ‘Family Guy’ creator Seth MacFarlane. Moves from Fox to Hulu in the US for Season 3 (which hopefully won’t affect the UK broadcast…). Due to return Late 2020.
‘Westworld’ creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy tackle William Gibson’s 2014 novel ‘The Peripheral’.
The world of The Power is our world, but for one twist of nature. Suddenly, and without warning, all teenage girls in the world develop the power to electrocute people at will.
A comedy about football… but also not about football…
A six-part original supernatural thriller set on an oil rig in the North Sea.
Nathan Fillion stars as the oldest rookie in the LAPD.
TV series based on Neil Gaiman’s acclaimed comic book.
A mind-bending murder mystery which presents an intriguing puzzle – how do you solve a murder when every time you are getting close to the answer, you wake up in someone else’s body?
Adaptation of the Jo Nesbø novel, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, with Denis Villeneuve directing.
Four planes crash on the same day in four different countries. Three children miraculously survive… Based on the trilogy of books by Sarah Lotz.
Drama series based on the globally popular fantasy saga from Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski, which also spawned some hugely popular video games!
A six-episode live-action limited prequel series to ‘The Witcher’.
New comedy series following a witchfinder and his suspect on a road-free road trip through an England gripped by civil war, famine and plague.
An adaptation of the renowned Chinese sci-fi novel trilogy by Liu Cixin.
A tv reboot of the popular Tom Hanks movie about a U.S. Marshal and his dog.
Nicola Walker (Spooks) leads a strong cast in this cold-case murder mystery.
A new original series from Vikings creator Michael Hirst that continues the storytelling of his beloved epic saga.
Animated anthology series which imagines if major moments in the MCU had gone a little differently.
A well-heeled young teacher is posted to a small Canadian mining town in the 19th century.
Political thriller starring Tom Hiddleston.
TV series based on the original 80s movie, with Warwick Davis returning as Willow Ufgood.
World War II told through the intertwining fates of ordinary people drawn from Britain, Poland, France, Germany and the United States. Actress Helen Hunt and Sean Bean star.
Comedy set in Victorian London which follows booze-hound detective Rabbit (Matt Berry), his hapless partner Strauss (Freddie Fox) and the country’s first female police officer Mabel (Susan Wokoma).
Big Bang Theory spin-off following the exploits of a young Sheldon Cooper, growing up in Galveston, Texas.
40yr old tries to reboot her career by pretending to be 26. Dropped by Sony Channel then picked up by Comedy Central in the UK.
Musical dramedy starring Jane Levy as Zoey, who begins to hear the innermost wants and desires of the people around her through songs.
The Unknowns - TV shows not yet picked up in the UK or no exact air date info
This is a list of everything else! TV shows people have asked about, but have yet to be picked up by any UK network, or have been dropped by their UK network, or we simply have no air date info about them!
Dramedy about a group of friends who, for different reasons and in different ways, are all stuck in their lives, but when one of them dies unexpectedly, it’s just the wake-up call the others need to finally start living.
US NFL drama from Greg Berlanti. A rising high school football player from South Central L.A. is recruited to play for Beverly Hills High.
Legal drama starring Jessica Camacho (‘The Flash’s Gypsy), Wilson Bethel (‘Daredevil’) and Marg Helgenberger (‘CSI’, ‘Under The Dome’).
Comedy set at the headquarters of a major American automotive company in Detroit where a floundering group of executives try to rediscover the company identity amidst a rapidly changing industry.
Not to be confused with American Crime Story, American Crime is also anthology crime drama.
Katy Mixon stars as Katie Otto, who tries to stand out among the wealthy, pretentious, arrogant housewives and their privileged children after moving to her new hometown of Westport, Connecticut. Dropped by W in the UK after 3 Seasons, although it is also on Amazon Prime, so they will (hopefully) have season 4 at some point!
Spoof police procedural in the vein of Police Squad.
Ellen Barkin stars as Janine ‘Smurf’ Cody, matriarch of a crime family. Inspired by the David Michôd movie of the same name. Dropped by Amazon Prime after 3 Seasons.
It’s time for Animaniacs! And we’re zany to the max! So just sit back and relax. You’ll laugh ’til you collapse. We’re Animaniacs! The classic cartoon series returns!
New live-action take on the beloved animated series
Chuck Lorre/Marco Pennette comedy starring Thomas Middleditch (‘Silicon Valley’) and Annaleigh Ashford (‘Masters of Sex’).
The more violent US version of Robot Wars comes to the UK. Bigger, badder, and way more destructive! Read our interview with BattleBots’ exec Tom Gutteridge.
Mike Judge reimagines his Gen-X creations for a new Gen-Z world…
A dramatic reboot of ‘The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air’ from Will Smith & Morgan Cooper.
A “revival” of ‘Beverly Hills 90210’ which sees the original cast play heightened versions of themselves as they get back together to try and reboot the series…
Animated comedy which follows a group of Southerners who are always broke as a joke and struggling for the American dream of status and wealth.
A comedy about a man who, after having a heart attack, falls in love with his Nigerian nurse.
Comedy about an outrageously wealthy trust fund baby is cut off by his father, he and his wife move into her estranged sister’s Reseda home, forcing the two siblings to reconnect.
Drama starring Kristin Kreuk as a big-city lawyer who returns to her hometown to take on what she thinks is a simple case representing a pharmaceutical giant, but finds herself in a fight for justice for a group of sick girls.
Comedy about modern-day man who, at a crossroads in his life, decides to live according to the Bible.
A comedy about an empty-nester mom who decides to reinsert herself into her grown children’s lives.
Comedy starring Patricia Heaton (‘The Middle’) as Carol Chambers, who, after raising her two children and retiring from teaching, embarks on a unique second act: she’s going to become a doctor.
Series based around the red-haired, freckled-faced doll possessed by the soul of serial killer Charles Lee Ray.
A sequel set 6 months after the event ‘The Silence of the Lambs’ starring Rebecca Breeds (‘Pretty Little Liars’, ‘The Originals’) in the title role.
A new reboot of the beloved 90s classic movie, but with Dionne as the lead, following the disappearance of Cher…
Josh Holloway is an FBI agent in a Los Angeles run by aliens, while is family is torn between collaboration and resistance. Sky One currently has “no plans” to air the 3rd Season.
When a loving father of four gets a cancer diagnosis, he calls on a few of his closest allies to step in as back-up dads.
Michael Chiklis stars as a US border patrol agent who finds himself working for the very people he’d previously been trying to stop.
Rachel Weisz stars in the series, inspired by the 1988 David Cronenberg thriller, from Alice Birch, lead writer of the acclaimed ‘Normal People’.
New ‘X-Files’ type sci-fi drama from J.H. Wyman (‘Almost Human’, ‘Fringe’) starring Jonathan Tucker & Riann Steele.
Brand new “epic and intimate” sci-fi fantasy drama from J.J. Abrams.
A modern cop drama that blends the spirit of a classic Western with a modern-day attitude and gritty authenticity. Stephen Dorff stars.
Stylish thriller, the sequel to Deutschland 83 and 86.
Set in a near-future, where America is in the midst of a new civil war. The action takes place in New York City, more specifically, the island of Manhattan, which has been turned into a demilitarized zone, aka the DMZ.
Stars Kat Dennings (‘2 Broke Girls’) as a young woman who, after being dumped by her longtime boyfriend, must deal with her own imagination in order to literally and metaphorically re-enter the world of women.
Eight-episode limited series based on Beth Macy’s bestselling book about America’s struggle with opioid addiction.
Original drama from JJ Abrams and LaToya Morgan (‘The Walking Dead’), that revolves around the life of a gutsy getaway driver for a growing crime syndicate that goes from awful to wildly, stupidly, dangerously awful.
Musical drama series about a fictional hip hop music and entertainment company, Empire Enterprises. Stars Terrence Howard. May or may not return for 5Star for Season 6.
A young woman’s dreams of an upstanding life with her new fiancé and his upstanding family are dashed when her younger train wreck half-sister comes to live with her to escape their train wreck of a father.
When the wealthy CEO of the world’s largest Christian network dies in a plane crash, his wife and adult children are stunned to discover he has grown, illegitimate kids who also are in his will. Southern gothic dramedy starring Kim Cattrall.
An outspoken atheist whose life is turned upside down when he is “friended” by God on social media.
HBO Max reboots the teen drama.
A group of Black friends unpack the ups and downs of life and love at a wine bar. ‘Arrow’s Mr Terrific Echo Kellum stars.
Live-action tv series following the adventures of the Green Lantern Corps.
Animated prequel to the ‘Gremlins’ movies.
Spin-off from Black-ish which sees teenage daughter Zoey (Yara Shahidi) head to college.
Live action TV series based on the popular video game.
Comedy about a woman trying to be the perfect mom, boss, wife, friend and daughter.
Follows a flawed and irreverent blind woman is the only “witness” to the murder of her drug-dealing friend.
A multi-generational comedy about a young couple whose broke parents move in with them.
New live-action series based on the DC Comics team.
New Law & Order spin-off inspired by the New York City Hate Crimes unit.
Special Victims Unit spin-off starring Christopher Meloni as Elliot Stabler, now the head of an organised crime task force.
A massive sinkhole mysteriously opens in Los Angeles trapping half of a family in a primaeval world.
Continues the story of ‘The Vampire Diaries’ and ‘The Originals’, as we follow the next generation of supernatural beings at The Salvatore School for the Young and Gifted.
Aidan Turner stars as Leonardo da Vinci in a new series from ‘The Man in the High Castle’s Frank Spotnitz.
A revival of the original series which sees Noah Wyle join the cast alongside original stars Gina Bellman, Christian Kane and Aldis Hodge.
PLL’s Lucy Hale stars as a young woman who is diagnosed with terminal cancer, but finds out she’ll actually live, so has to deal with the choices she made when she was live life like she was dying.
An 80’s prequel spin-off from ‘Black-ish’ following a young version of the mother Bow as an intellectually brilliant but also clueless, confused and awkward 12-year-old.
Romantic musical drama that looks at the love stories connecting a diverse, disparate group of people in contemporary Los Angeles.
Anna Faris stars in this sitcom about a dysfunctional mum and daughter.
Ted Danson as a wealthy businessman who runs for mayor of Los Angeles for all the wrong reasons… From ’30 Rock’s Tina Fey and Robert Carlock.
A new take on the classic teen detective novels.
A doctor becomes a therapist for an American football team. Three seasons exist.
Propulsive, fact-based thriller about the emergence of a deadly, rogue artificial intelligence.
An adaptation of Liane Moriarty’s novel, from the team that adapted Moriarty’s other best-selling novel, ‘Big Little Lies’.
A family drama about an only-child who discovers her pioneering fertility doctor father used his own sperm to conceive upwards of a hundred children.
In a reimagining of the TV classic, a newly single Latina mother raises her teen daughter and tween son with the “help” of her old-school mom. Cancelled by Netflix after 3 seasons but rescued by Pop in the US… so now has no UK broadcaster…
Our Flag Means Death is loosely based on the true adventures of Stede Bonnet, a pampered aristocrat who abandoned his life of privilege to become a pirate. From ‘People of Earth’ creator David Jenkins and Oscar-winning director/exec producer Taika Waititi.
Series based at the infamous hotel and featuring iconic characters from Stephen King’s ‘The Shining’.
Reimaging of the classic 90’s show with an immigration twist.
John Cena stars as Peacemaker, The Suicide Squad’s master of weapons in a new action-adventure-comedy series.
Spin-off series from ‘Suits’ which follows Jessica Pearson as she’s forced to enter the dirty world of Chicago politics.
New town. New secrets. New Little Liars
Katey Sagal (‘Sons of Anarchy’) stars as Annie “Rebel” Bello, a blue-collar legal advocate without a law degree. Inspired by the life of activist Erin Brockovich.
Abigail Spencer (‘Timeless’) stars as a femme fatale who, after being left for dead, leads a vengeful campaign against a bombastic gang of gear heads.
The classic 90’s sitcom returns!
A revival of the classic series with some original characters returning, along with a new cast playing their children!
Tv adaptation of the Scream movie series. Renewed for a 6 episode 3rd season, but due to the problems with The Weinstein Co. (who own the series) it was in limbo without a home for a time. It is now back on VH1 in the US. No confirmed UK broadcaster at the moment.
The story of a couple whose marriage is reignited by their divorce.
Musical drama from ‘Empire’ creator Lee Daniel’s about 3 young singers.
Ethan Peck, Anson Mount and Rebecca Romijn reprise their roles as Spock, Pike & Number One in a brand new Star Trek series.
Rosario Dawson returns to the role of Ahsoka Tano, former Jedi Padawan to Anakin Skywalker, in her own series.
Lando gets his own series!
New live-action Star Wars series.
A new live-action series set in the high republic era!
New Arrowverse show following Superman & Lois.
A modern-day retelling of beloved fairy tales twisted into a dark psychological thriller.
Six-part thriller about a brutal murder on a British nuclear submarine, inspired by J.S. Law’s novel.
Comedy-drama about 3 friends who work for Scarlet, a global women’s magazine. Amazon UK dropped the series.
Military drama starring Anne Heche and Mike Vogel.
Coming-of-age drama series centred on a group of residents who become linked by coincidence but bonded by the need for connection and redemption.
Roseanne spin-off series with Roseanne.
TV series based on the John Wick movies.
Comedy from the ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ team about 3 guy friends in a retirement community whose equilibrium is upset by the arrival of a female rebel whose ready to challenge their place as top dogs.
Animated series based on the award-winning video game Cuphead.
Queen Latifah takes on the title role as an enigmatic woman with a mysterious background who uses her extensive skills to help those with nowhere else to turn.
Animated series about the Alaskan adventures of the Tobin family from the creators of ‘Bob’s Burgers’.
Kenan Thompson strives to be a super dad to his two adorable girls while simultaneously balancing his job and a father-in-law who “helps” in the most inappropriate ways.
Set in the 1970s, an Irish-Catholic family with a working-class dad, traditional mom and eight boisterous sons navigates changes big and small during one of America’s most turbulent decades.
Adaptation of the Walter Tevis novel of the same name and the iconic film starring David Bowie.
The nicest guy in the Midwest moves his family into a tough neighbourhood in L.A. where not everyone appreciates his extreme neighbourliness.
After a white cop in Chicago mistakenly shoots and kills a black doctor, we follow three vastly different families that all have connections with the case as the story is told from each perspective.
Series from Steven Moffat based on the Audrey Niffenegger novel.
A new mystery thriller from Harry and Jack Williams, the duo behind hits such as ‘The Missing’, ‘Baptiste’, and ‘Liar’.
The Underground Railroad chronicles young Cora’s journey as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South.
Comedy starring Walton Goggins as a recent widower who discovers he is now a hot commodity in the dating world.
Adaptation of Anne Rice’s classic vampire book series
The drama follows residents of an apartment building in Brooklyn who have built a bonded family of friends and neighbors.
A new series based on Sir Terry Pratchett’s popular and beloved ‘Discworld’ novels.
A multi-cultural family sitcom that shows how, when two people with young children and overzealous extended families truly love each other, barely anything is possible.
Sci-fi musical drama set in a future where the kids discover the banned music of hip-hop.
The drama follow an elite unit of helicopter pilots trained to perform clandestine international and domestic missions. Netflix had said it would air 01 November… Then it didn’t appear, so we’re still waiting…
Walker, Texas Ranger returns in the shape of Jared Padalecki.
Epic fantasy drama based on Robert Jordan’s The Wheel of Time novels.
After an emotional breakup, 2 government agents are forced to work with together, as they lead an inter-agency team of spies who periodically save the world (and one other).
Comedy series which follows Keef, An African-American Cartoonist finally on the verge of mainstream success when an unexpected incident changes everything.
Legendary Old West lawman Wyatt Earp’s great-granddaughter Wynonna (Melanie Scrofano – Damien) drags herself back to her home town, only to find it overrun with the ghosts of the assorted criminals and creeps dispatched by her great-granddaddy. Was airing on 5Spike (now Paramount UK), but they are saying they have “no plans to acquire Series 4 at present…”
FX series which follows Yorick Brown, the last male human survivor of a planet-wide plague that simultaneously kills every mammal possessing a Y chromosome.
A comedy which focuses on different chapters of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s life.