Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019: 'Game of Thrones', 'True Detective', 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' and many more!
From 'Game of Thrones', 'True Detective', a 'Pretty Little Liars' sequel and a 'Loki' TV show, 2019 is going to make our TV dreams come true!
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - True Detective season 3 HBO Cast: Mahershala Ali, Stephen Dorff, Carmen Ejogo
The tremendously popular HBO crime drama 'True Detective' returns for a third season on January 13, 2019. This time around we will see Mahershala Ali as the lead along with Stephen Dorff. The third part of the anthology will take place in the Ozarks over three separate time periods, as partner detectives investigate a macabre crime involving two missing children.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine NBC Cast: Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Cruz
'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' had the craziest year ever. They were first abruptly canceled after a very successful run of five seasons and let go by Fox with no hope of revival. Soon after, NBC decided to give the cop comedy a new lease of life and even went on to add additional episodes in the new season roster. This will be Captain Holt and the gang's first appearance since the fiasco on a brand new network — who knows if they will still be the same...but here's hoping! Season 6 of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine ' will air on January 10, 2019.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Rosewell, New Mexico The CW Cast: Heather Hemmens, Maria DeLuca, William Greely, Rosa Arredondo
The CW series is an adaptation of Melinda Metz's popular book series 'Rosewell High' and a reboot of the 90's TV show, 'Rosewell'. The original series starred Shiri Appleby, Jason Behr, Katherine Heigl, and Majandra Delfino. The show follows the lives of the residents of Rosewell whose lives were altered when a UFO left behind aliens living among them pretending to be human. From what creator Carina Adly Mackenzie says, the reboot has the original cast's approval. The show premieres on January 15, 2019
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Game of Thrones HBO Cast: Emilia Clarke, Kit Harrington, Lena Headey
HBO's blockbuster series is coming back for a much awaited eighth season in April next year. It will also be the last ever for the series — do not miss this one! For those of you still not taken over by the frenzy that is 'GoT', the show follows several royal families as they try to establish their control over the Iron Throne.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Big Little Lies HBO Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley
This Emmy winning series is coming back next year for a second season. In spite of being made as a limited series — its success speaks for itself. The plot revolves around three emotionally troubled women from Monterey, California, whose lives turn upside down after they get involved in a murder investigation.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Lucifer season 4 Netflix Cast: Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Leslie Ann Brandt
'Lucifer' is a fresh new spin on an age-old tale that has been recycled on the screen for as long as we can remember. In this story, Lucifer, a demon, returns from hell to reside in Los Angeles. He is a hotshot club owner who gets involved in solving gruesome and tricky criminal cases with the local police. The news is that the upcoming season, fourth in the roster, will also feature a new character called Eve. Played by 'Imposters' alum Inbar Lavi, Eve's presence will make things go haywire in the demon's life. 'Lucifer' returns next year on Netflix, after was shown the door at Fox this year. One of the most popular shows on Fox, 'Lucifer's cancellation came as a rude shock to all fans.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Mr. Robot season 4 USA Network Cast: Rami Malek, Carly Chaikin, Portia Doubleday
Much before Rami Malek became a sensation with 'Bohemian Rapsody', he was was a star in Sam Esmail's 'Mr. Robot'. Malek plays Elliot Alderson, a cybersecurity engineer, and hacker who suffers from social anxiety disorder and clinical depression. Things begin to get interesting when he gets recruited by a character called Mr. Robot, to join a hijacking cult. The third season of the show wrapped up towards the end of last year and the next season is expected to premiere sometime in 2019.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 -Homeland season 8 Showtime Cast: Claire Danes, Damian Brody, Mandy Patinkin
Developed by Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa, Claire Danes starrer 'Homeland' will be coming back for their eighth and final season in 2019. Based on the Israeli series 'Prisoners of War' the series follows Carrie Mathison, a CIA agent who has bipolar disorder who goes after Nicholas Brody, a U.S. Marine Corps Scout Sniper who she believes has changed alliances after being held captive by al-Qaeda as a prisoner of war. There's a chance that the final season will go back to Isreal and put any Trump mentions behind.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists Freeform Cast: Sasha Pieterse, Janel Parrish, Sophia Carson
'Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists' is a sequel to the widely popular TV show 'Pretty Little Liars'. Based on the novel 'The Perfectionists' by Sara Shepard, this sequel will tell us about what happened to the suburban clique of Rosewood, California. Not much is known about the sequel at this point, but Janel Parrish has confirmed that a lot of the plot points left untied in the original show will be resolved in this sequel. Sasha Pieterse and Parrish will be reprising their roles of Alison DiLaurentis and Mona Vanderwaal respectively in the upcoming series.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Four Weddings and a Funeral Hulu Cast: Nathalie Emmanuel, Nikesh Patel, Rebecca Rittenhouse, and John Paul
Mindy Kaling is all set to make an adaptation of the 1994 Hugh Grant-starrer 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' and we couldn't be more excited! She's even written the remake along with Matt Warburton who has worked with her before on 'The Mindy Project'. The plot will follow a group of friends who navigate their way through life and its curveballs as their paths overlap through the series.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Watchmen HBO Cast: Regina King, Tim Blake Nelson, Don Johnson
Based on a comic series by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, 'Watchmen' tells the story of "an alternate history where 'superheroes' are treated as outlaws" and "embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while attempting to break new ground of its own," reported Deadline.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Good Omens BBC Two/ Amazon Prime Cast: Michael Sheen, David Tennant, Anna Maxwell Martins
Looks like next year will be all about demons going well. 'Good Omens' follows Crowley, the demon and angel Aziraphale who land on Earth in 2018 and find that they quite like the life on the planet. However, the Antichrist doesn't feel the same. The two team up to stop the great battle between heaven and hell, and an unlikely friendship blossoms. The trailer looks absolutely hilarious — and David Tennant looks fantastic as Crowley
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Veep season 7 HBO Cast: Julia Louis Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is Vice President of the United States Selina Meyer, who finds the job is nothing like she expected, but everything her incompetent staff warned her about. All the last six seasons of this political satire comedy has received critical acclaim and for good reason - Meyer's comic timing is absolutely hilarious!
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Loki Disney+ Cast: Tom Hiddleston
A live-action series centered around a fan-favorite character from the Marvel Cinematic Universe Loki, the god of mischief is set to release on Disney's new streaming platform, Disney+.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - The Witcher Netflix Cast: Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, Anya Chalotra
Superman is returning to the small screen with Netflix's 'The Witcher', slotted to release sometime in 2019. Created by Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, the story follows Geralt of Rivia, Cavill's character, a solitary monster hunter as struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. But when destiny hurtles him toward a powerful sorceress, and a young princess with a dangerous secret, the three must learn to navigate the increasingly volatile Continent together.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Star Wars: Mandolarin Disney+ Cast: Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano, Nick Nolte
Set in the 'Star Wars' universe created by George Lucas, the series will take place after the events of 'Return of the Jedi' and before 'The Force Awakens', and follows a lone Mandalorian gunfighter beyond the reaches of the Republic. Pedro Pascal in the middle of inter-galaxy combat — we are here for it!
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019- Snowpiercer TNT Cast: Daveed Diggs, Jennifer Connolly, Mickey Sumner
'Snowpiercer' went through quite a bit since a pilot was ordered in 2016. Josh Friedman, who was set as a showrunner, left the project in early stages after a creative dispute and was replaced with former 'Orphan Black' creator and showrunner Graeme Manson. After another dispute with now-showrunner Manson, pilot director Scott Derrickson refused to return for re-shoots, after 'radically different visions' by the new executive. Based on the film (starring Chris Evans) by the same name, the exact plotline of the show isn't out to the public yet. However, judging by the film's plot, it will be centered around the theme of climate engineering going horribly wrong leaving the world in an ice age that nearly extinguishes life as we know it.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Twilight Zone reboot CBS Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, John Cho, Allison Tolman
Based on the original 1959 show, Jordon Peele will be producing the reboot and we can definitely expect some good stuff. As far as the story goes, Rod Sterling's original was an anthology series, connected by recurring themes of paranoia, horror and science fiction. Each story had characters, who found themselves dealing with unusual events, which the show liked to call the Twilight Zone. The casting looks amazing too — Kumail Nanjiani, John Cho, Allison Tolman, Jacob Tremblay, and the likes will be starring in the reboot.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - Swamp Thing DC Universe Cast: Jennifer Beals, Andy Bean, Alec Holland
Based on DC's 'Swamp Thing', the superhero horror show follows protagonist Abby Arcane after she returns home to Houma, Louisiana to investigate a deadly swamp-borne virus, where she develops a bond with scientist Alec Holland. After Holland tragically dies, Arcane discovers the mysteries of the swamp and that Holland may not be dead after all.
Top 20 TV shows to look out for in 2019 - untitled Buffy series Network unknown Cast: unknown
Not much is known about the Buffy show — except this — this upcoming show may not be a reboot at all. It may be a sequel to the original show 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' or may follow someone who is entirely a new character. Joss Whedon, who created the original series will be the executive producer for the upcoming show along with writer Monica Breen acting as the showrunner. There's no casting news for the show so far. The original series featured Sarah Michelle Gellar.