Looking for the best upcoming TV shows of 2017?
If so, you’ll be delighted to find out that 2017 is bringing dozens of new and returning productions with A-list names. Designated Survivor, Powerless, 24: Legacy, One Day at a Time, Taboo, and The Walking Dead are just a few of the upcoming TV shows. The New Year is looking pretty awesome so far, with dark comedies, new dramas, and action-packed TV series.
We have compiled a list of the Best TV shows To Watch In 2017:
This intriguing TV series tells the story of an explorer who builds his own shipping empire in the 1800s. The leading characters are played by Tom Hardy, Richard Dixon, Leo Bill, Jonathan Pryce, and David Hayman. Taboo will be released on January 10, 2017.
Emerald City (NBC)
The first season of Emerald City will make it on the big screen on January 6. The action takes places in a world that resembles The Wizard of Oz, featuring the Lion, Tin Man, Dorothy, and other familiar characters. This fantasy drama film is starring Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Adria Arjona, and Vincent D’Onofrio. In the movie, Dorothy is transported to a mystical land ruled by magic.
Time After Time (ABC)
Based on the 1979 movie, Time After Time depicts the adventures of H.G. Wells and his time machine. The leading character is transported to modern day America in pursuit of Jack the Ripper. Freddie Stroma plays H. G. Wells, delivering an outstanding performance. The cast also includes Will Chase, Nicole Ari Parker, and Jennifer Ferrin.
One Day at a Time (Netflix)
This upcoming sitcom already has a built-in fan base, starring popular names like Rita Moreno, Justina Machado, and Todd Grinnell. It’s based on the 1975 TV series with the same name. The action revolves around a Cuban-American family going through all sorts of hilarious events. It’s going to be funny, interesting, and quite original.
Midnight, Texas (NBC)
If you’re a fan of True Blood, you’ll love this upcoming TV series! The story takes place in a small Texan city populated with physics, vampires, witches, and other characters that are out of this world. The locals face many different threats, working together to restore peace in their community. Midnight, Texas is based on the book series by Charlaine Harris, starring Sarah Ramos, Bob Jesser, Joleen Baughman, and Jason Lewis.
Set in the DC universe, Powerless is about the employees of an insurance agency who must assess the damage caused by battles between superheroes and bad guys. This TV show has the potential to be quite funny and original, so it’s worth checking it out.
Star Trek: Discovery (CBS)
This upcoming American TV series will be launched in May 2017. The action is set a decade before the events of the original Star Trek series. According to its producer, Star Trek: Discovery is based on an event in the franchise history that has been discussed but never been explored.
The Walking Dead (AMC)
In the mid season finale, Rick is reunited with Daryl at the Hilltop community and plans to launch an insurrection against Negan and the Saviors. Rick is in for an uphill battle. Negan has all the cards to create a winning hand, and there’s no stopping him. It wouldn’t take much for Negan to destroy Alexandria, so the faster Rick moves to take down the Saviors, the better.