These Are The 35 TV Shows To Pay Attention To This Fall

Pilot season is in full swing, and there are so many amazing new television shows to choose from. From the Gilmore Girls reboot to some movie to television adaptations, here are 35 new TV shows that are a most watch for fall.

1
Better Late Than Never
Premiere Date: Tuesday, August 23rd
Network: NBC
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NBC
Seasoned actors William Shatner, Henry Winkler, George Foreman and Terry Bradshaw star in this sitcom about a group of older gentlemen who head to Asia to seek out new adventures and check off their bucket lists. Watch the trailer here.
2
Atlanta
Premiere Date: Tuesday, September 6th
Network: FX
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FX
Created by and starring Donald Glover, Atlanta is a comedy that follows Earnest 'Earn' Marks after he returns to ATL to manage his cousin's rap career. However, he soon learns that toeing the line between the rap life with the street life is no easy feat. Check out the first episode of the series here
3
Queen Sugar
Premiere Date: Tuesday, September 6th
Network: OWN
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OWN
Visionary director Ava DuVernay's stunning adaptation of Natalie Baszile's novel tells the story of the estranged Bordelon siblings who return to Louisiana to harvest their father's sugar cane fields after his death. True Blood's Rutina Wesley stars in this gorgeously shot drama, produced by Oprah Winfrey. Watch the trailer here.
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4
Quarry
Premiere Date: Friday, September 9
Network: Cinemax
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Cinemax
This Cinemax drama follows a Vietnam soldier who returns home to Memphis in 1972 and gets drawn into a network of paid assassins and corruption. Watch the trailer here.
5
High Maintenance
Premiere Date: Friday, September 16th
Network: HBO
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HBO
Adapted from the highly acclaimed web series, High Maintenance follows an NYC weed dealer and his various neurotic customers.  Watch the trailer here.
6
The Case Of: JonBenet Ramsey
Premiere Date: Sunday, September 18th
Network: CBS
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CBS is trying to get in on the serial case dramas that FX has mastered. For their first series, The Case Of will be focusing on the murder of 6-year old beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey. Watch the trailer here.
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7
The Good Place
Premiere Date: Monday, September 19th
*Will Move To Thursdays
Network: NBC
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NBC
Kristen Bell and Ted Danson star in this whimsical comedy about a not-so-nice woman who accidently ends up in Heaven after she's hit by a truck. Check out the hysterical trailer here.
8
This Is Us
Premiere Date: Tuesday, September 20
Network: NBC
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NBC
The writer and directors of Crazy, Stupid, Love have teamed up again for a tear-jerking drama about a group of people who were all born on the same day. A ton of familiar faces including Mandy Moore and Milo Ventimiglia star in this NBC drama. Check out the trailer here and try not to cry.
9
Bull
Premiere Date: Tuesday, September 20
Network: CBS
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CBS
NCIS alum Michael Weatherly stars in this dramedy based on the early career of Dr. Phil. How intriguing is that? Check out the trailer here.
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10
Speechless
Premiere Date: Wednesday, September 21st
Network: ABC
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ABC
In this sitcom, Minnie Driver stars as a no-holds-bar mom who has a son with cerebral palsy. After moving her family to a much more upscale neighborhood, Driver's character soon realizes she might just be out of her element. Watch the trailer here.
11
Designated Survivor
Premiere Date: Wednesday, September 21
Network: ABC
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ABC
Kiefer Sutherland returns to television in a political drama about a politician thrust into the role of the President after the majority of the United States government is wiped out during the State of the Union. Somehow this scenario seems less nightmarish than our current election season. Watch the trailer here.
12
Lethal Weapon
Premiere Date: Wednesday, September 21st
Network: Fox
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FOX
For some reason, Fox decided it was a grand idea to turn the Lethal Weapon film franchise into a television series. This time, Clayne Crawford is Martin Riggs and Damon Wayans is Roger Murtaugh. Check out the trailer here.
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13
Pitch
Premiere Date: Thursday, September 22nd
Network: Fox
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Fox
In this drama, Kylie Bunbury stars as the first female pitch for the San Diego Padres. It should be pretty cool considering the fact that the MLB is a partner on the show. Watch the trailer here.
14
Notorious
Premiere Date: Thursday, September 22nd
Network: ABC
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ABC
Piper Perabo and Daniel Sunjata star in this ABC legal drama about a celebrity attorney and executive producer who tend to the drama of glitzy and glamorous Los Angelenos. Watch the trailer here.
15
The Exorcist
Premiere Date: Friday, September 23rd
Network: Fox
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Fox
The film to TV adaptations are unending this year, and this time, it's an adaptation  of the 197s horror film The Exorcist. In this series, two Catholic priests battle a family’s demonic possession. Geena Davis makes her return to television in this series. Watch the trailer here.
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16
MacGyver
Premiere Date: Friday, September 23rd
Network: CBS
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CBS
Lucas Till stars in this reboot of the '80s classic as secret agent Angus MacGyver. Watch the trailer for the 21st century take on the series here.
17
Marvel's Luke Cage
Premiere Date: Friday, September 30th
Network: Netflix
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Netflix
In Netflix's third Marvel series after Daredevil and Jessica Jones, Mike Colter stars as Luke Cage and will follow Cage’s origin story as well as the events that occur post- Jessica Jones. Colter will be joined by House of Cards alum Mahershala Ali as Cottonmouth, Alfre Woodard will also star. The series will also have a '90s hip-hop vibe. Watch the trailer here.
18
Timeless
Premiere Date: Monday, October 3rd
Network: NBC
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NBC
What happens when a criminal steals a time-traveling machine to try and alter history in order to destroy the country? A history professor, a scientist and a soldier must go after him! Check out the trailer for this time-warp thriller here.
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19
Conviction
Premiere Date: Monday, October 3rd
Network: ABC
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NBC
Marvel's Agent Carter’s Hayley Atwell returns to ABC in this legal drama as a recovering cocaine addict and First Daughter who is trying to make amends by helping to overturn wrongful convictions. Watch the trailer here.
20
Man With A Plan
Premiere Date: Monday, October 3rd
Network: CBS
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CBS
Friends alum Matt LeBlanc is back on television again, this time in a CBS sitcom about a guy who becomes a stay-at-home dad after his wife goes back to work. Watch the trailer here.
21
No Tomorrow
Premiere Date: Tuesday, October 4th
Network: The CW
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The CW
No Tomorrow is an upcoming romantic-fantasy dramedy starring Tori Anderson and Joshua Sasse. Anderson stars as Evie, a woman complacent in her life until she meets her super hot and free-spirited neighborhood Xavier, who claims that the world is going to end. Inspired by Xavier’s fun-loving spirit, Evie decides to make an “apocalyst”. Watch the trailer here.
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22
Frequency
Premiere Date: Wednesday, October 5
Network: The CW
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The CW
Based on the 2000 film of the same name, The CW is getting a bit darker with their new drama Frequency. Peyton List stars as Raimy Sullivan, a detective who discovers she’s able to speak to her deceased father. As the duo work together to try and piece together the clues of an unsolved murder, they realize that they can’t tamper with the past without changing the present. Check out the trailer here.
23
Divorce
Premiere Date:  Sunday, October 9th
Network: HBO
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HBO
Alert alert!! Sarah Jessica Parker is returning to HBO! This time around SJP will star in Divorce, a series about a woman desperately trying to leave her husband. Watch the trailer for the comedy here.
24
Insecure
Premiere Date:  Sunday, October 9th
Network: HBO
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HBO
YouTube star Issa Rae's network debut follows the friendships between two Black women in Los Angeles. Watch the trailer here.
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25
American Housewife
Premiere Date: Tuesday, October 11th
Network: ABC
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ABC
In this sitcom, Mike & Molly alum Katy Mixon stars as a mother of three whose just trying to make it through the day among the other housewives in wealth-obsessed Westport, Connecticut. Watch the trailer here.
26
Chance
Premiere Date: Wednesday, October 19
Network: Hulu
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Hulu
Hugh Laurie returns to TV as another brilliant but troubled doctor. Set against picturesque San Francisco, this psychological thriller follows Dr. Eldon Chance getting sucked into the seedy underbelly of the city after he's desperately led down a terrible path. Watch the trailer here.
27
The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again
Premiere Date: Thursday, October 20th
Network: Fox
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Fox
Just in time for Halloween, Fox is reviving The Rocky Horror Picture Show. This time, Laverne Cox will star as Dr. Frank-N-Furter. However, Tim Curry is still on board as narrator. There is no trailer yet but we'll let you know when we have one.
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28
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency
Premiere Date: Saturday, October 22nd
Network: BBC America
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Based on the Douglas Adams book series, BBC is adapting the science-fiction detective books to a show. Samuel Barnett stars as the time-traveling detective Dirk Gently and Elijah Wood stars as his reluctant sidekick Todd. Watch the trailer here.
29
Pure Genius
Premiere Date: Thursday, October 27
Network: CBS
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In this series, a Silicon Valley billionaire builds a state of the art hospital that uses cutting edge technology to treat rare and uncurable diseases. He teams up with a surgeon to offer treatment at no cost to patients. Dermot Mulroney stars in the series. Watch the trailer here.
30
The Great Indoors
Premiere Date: Thursday, October 27
Network: CBS
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In this CBS sitcom, Joel McHale stars as a reporter who finds himself tasked with managing a group of young journalists who are working for an outdoor only publication. Watch the trailer here.
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31
Son of Zorn
Premiere Date: Sunday, September 25
Network: Fox
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Voiced by Jason Sudeikis, Son of Zorn is a hybrid animated-live-action series about a hero who returns home to Orange County to reconnect with his ex-wife and son. Watch the trailer here.
32
Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life
Premiere Date: Friday, November 25th
Network: Netflix
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Netflix
You obviously can't go shopping on Black Friday because after almost a decade-long hiatus, the Gilmore Girls are back in Stars Hallow. Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel are back to reprise their roles as is most of the cast. We can't wait to see what they're up to now. Watch the trailer for a sneak peek here.
33
The Crown
Premiere Date: Friday, November 4
Network: Netflix
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Netflix
Netflix is ready to snatch all of the awards with this lush dramatization of Queen Elizabeth II’s years on the throne. Claire Foy stars in this highly anticipated series. Watch the trailer here.
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34
Hairspray Live!
Premiere Date: Wednesday, December 7th
Network: NBC
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After the massive success of The Wiz Live! last year, NBC is getting back in the live musical game with Hairspray Live! Newcomer Maddie Baillio will star as Tracy Turnblad while Ariana Grande, Jennifer Hudson, and Derek Hough will round out the cast. There's no trailer or promo at this time but we'll keep you update when we have more information.
35
Shut Eye
Premiere Date: Wednesday, December 7th
Network: Hulu
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Hulu
Burn Notice’s Jeffrey Donovan returns to TV as a failed magician who tries to set up shop as a storefront psychic. Watch the trailer here.

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