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Success hits hard. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson stars as Spencer Strasmore, a retired football superstar trying to reinvent himself as a financial manager for current players in sun-soaked Miami.

Genre: Comedy-Drama
No. of Seasons: 5
Status: Fifth and Final season premiered August 25, 2019



Barry is a dark comedy starring Bill Hader as a depressed, low-rent hitman from the Midwest. Lonely and dissatisfied in his life, he reluctantly travels to Los Angeles to execute a hit on an aspiring actor. Barry follows his “mark” into an acting class and ends up finding an accepting community in a group of eager hopefuls within the LA theater scene. He wants to start a new life as an actor, but his criminal past won’t let him walk away —can he find a way to balance both worlds?

Genre: Dark Comedy
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for Third season; premiere TBA



Based on Liane Moriarity’s bestselling book, and featuring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, and Shailene Woodley, this darkly comedic series tells the tale of three mothers whose seemingly perfect lives unravel to the point of murder.

Genre: Drama / Mystery
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Season 2 premiered June 9, 2019



Camping stars Jennifer Garner and David Tennant as Kathryn and Walt, a not-so-happily married couple. A meticulously planned outdoor trip to celebrate Walt’s 45th birthday is derailed by uninvited guests and forces of nature, turning the weekend into a test of marriage and friendship

Genre: Comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: TBD



Larry David stars as… Larry David, living the good life out in Los Angeles and stumbling through one faux-pas after another.

Genre: Dark Comedy
No. of Seasons: 9
Status: Renewed for Tenth season; premieres 2020



The Deuce explores 1970s New York at the beginning of what would become the billion-dollar American sex industry.  Starring James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal.

Genre: Drama
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Third and Final season premiered September 9, 2019



Euphoria follows a group of high school students as they navigate love and friendships in a world of drugs, sex, trauma, and social media. Actor and singer Zendaya leads an ensemble cast including Hunter Schafer, Jacob Elordi, Algee Smith and Sydney Sweeney.

Genre: Drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for a Second season; premiere TBA



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. Most notably for the time period, a part of Lister’s plan is to help the fate of her own family by taking a wife.

Genre: Drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for Second season; premiere TBA



Based on the web series from Katja Blichfeld and Ben Sinclair, High Maintenance stars Sinclair as “The Guy,” a bike-riding, weed-delivery salesman with an eclectic variety of Brooklyn clients.

Genre: Comedy-Drama
No. of Seasons: 3
Status: Renewed for a Fourth season; premiere TBA



Issa Rae stars as Issa Dee, who struggles to navigate the tricky professional and personal terrain of Los Angeles along with her best friend Molly (Yvonne Orji).

Genre: Comedy-Drama
No. of Seasons: 3
Status: Renewed for Fourth season; premiere TBA



When the most important friend in her life seems to have disappeared without a trace, Elena Greco, a now-elderly woman immersed in a house full of books, turns on her computer and starts writing the story of their friendship. Based on the bestselling series by Elena Ferrante.

Genre: Drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for Second season; premiere TBA



The Rigtheous Gemstones is a comedy that centers around a world-famous televangelist family with a long tradition of deviance, greed and charitable work — all in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. McBride will star as main character Jesse Gemstone, who sees himself as a maverick in the ministry game, taking what his father, Eli Gemstone, has built and expanded it for a more modern audience.

Genre: Comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for a Second season; series premiered August 18, 2019



An anthology series set in a single hotel room, where every guest who comes to stay reveals a unique set of circumstances and quirks. From the Duplass Brothers.

Genre: Drama / Horror Anthology
No. of Seasons: 2
Status:  Renewed for a Third season; premieres September 13, 2019



Silicon Valley follows the misadventures of introverted computer programmer Richard Hendricks (Thomas Middleditch) and his brainy friends as they attempt to strike it rich in a high-tech gold rush.

Genre: Comedy
No. of Seasons: 5
Status: Renewed for Sixth season and Final season; premieres October 27, 2019



Succession tracks the lives of the Roy family as they contemplate their future once their aging father (Brian Cox) begins to step back from the media and entertainment conglomerate they control.

Genre: Drama
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Season 2 premiered August 11, 2019



Touch darkness and darkness touches you back. From creator/executive producer Nic Pizzolatto, comes this searing series of troubled cops and the investigations that drive them to the edge. Each season features a new cast and a new case.

Genre: Anthology Crime Drama
No. of Seasons: 3
Status: Season 3 premiered January 13, 2019



Live without limits in a world where every human appetite can be indulged. Starring Evan Rachel Wood, Anthony Hopkins, Jeffrey Wright, James Marsden, Thandie Newton, Ed Harris and more — this dark odyssey follows the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin.

Genre: Sci-Fi Western
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for Third season; premieres 2020


COMING SOON


A modern-day re-imagining of Alan Moore’s groundbreaking graphic novel about masked vigilantes from creator/producer Damon Lindelof (The Leftovers, Lost).

Watchmen is set in “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.

Genre: Superhero Drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premieres October 20, 2019


Oscar-winner Helen Mirren stars as Catherine the Great, the tumultuous monarch and politician who ruled the Russian empire and transformed its place in the world in the 18th century. The four-part historical drama will follow the end of Catherine’s reign and her affair with Russian military leader Grigory Potemkin that helped shape the future of Russian politics.

Genre: Historical Drama
No. of Seasons: 4-part mini-series
Status: Series premieres October 21, 2019

Mrs. Fletcher is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Tom Perrotta. The show is a dual coming-of-age story, exploring the impact of internet porn and social media on the lives of Eve Fletcher (Kathryn Hahn), an empty-nest mother, and her college freshman son.

Genre: Comedy
No. of Seasons: 7-part Limited series
Status: Series premieres October 27, 2019


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