The next 2 weeks see the premiere of 8 new series, the return of Queen of the South as well as the series finale of Shameless. New series premiering in the next two weeks include Amazon Prime Video’s new comedy Frank of Ireland, Netflix’s new sitcom Dad Stop Embarrassing Me! and new fantasy series Shadow and Bone; Disney+’s new comedy Big Shot, HBO’s new sci-fi drama The Nevers and new limited series Mare of Easttown and ABC Sparks’s new teen drama Cruel Summer. In addition, For All Mankind, Snowfall, The Falcon and Winter Soldier and Workin’ Moms conclude their current season.
Other highlights include the premiere of Wahl Street, a docu-series that gives viewers a look into the life of star Mark Wahlberg as well as the premiere of Wipeout, a reboot of the 2008 obstacle course game show. Award season continues with the 56th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards (airing April 18 @ 8pm ET). On the reality front, Hell’s Kitchen and Tough as Nails conclude their current season while Food Network competition series Guy’s Grocery Games and Top Chef Canada return with an all-new seasons.
SUNDAY APRIL 11
Fear the Walking Dead – Season 6 Spring Premiere (AMC @ 9pm ET)
Queen of the South – SEASON 5 PREMIERE (CTV Drama Channel @ 9pm ET)
Shameless – SERIES FINALE (Crave 1 @ 9pm ET)
MONDAY APRIL 12
All American – Season 2 Spring Premiere (Showcase and The CW @ 8pm ET)
America’s Most Wanted – SEASON 1 FINALE (FOX @ 9pm ET)
Rock The Block – SEASON 2 FINALE (HGTV Canada @ 10pm ET)
TUESDAY APRIL 13
The Resident – Season 4 Spring Premiere (CTV and FOX @ 8pm ET)
Workin’ Moms – SEASON 5 FINALE (CBC @ 9pm ET)
Big Sky – Season 1 Spring Premiere (ABC @ 9pm ET and CTV @ 10pm ET)
Prodigal Son – Season 2 Spring Premiere (Global and FOX @ 9pm ET)
WEDNESDAY APRIL 14
THE SECRETS SHE KEEPS – SERIES PREMIERE (CBC @ 8pm ET)
Two women from different walks of life have explosive secrets in common and fight to conceal the truth as their worlds are poised to collide.
Tough as Nails – SEASON 2 FINALE (Global and CBS @ 8pm ET)
Guy’s Grocery Games – SEASON 10 PREMIERE (Food Network Canada @ 10pm ET)
THURSDAY APRIL 15
WAHL STREET – DOCU-SERIES PREMIERE (Crave)
The 6-episode documentary series offers fans a glimpse into global star Mark Wahlberg’s life as he juggles the demands of a rigorous film schedule coupled with an ever-growing network of diverse businesses including his clothing line, Municipal; his gym studio, F45; restaurant chain Wahlburgers and his production company, Unrealistic Ideas.
CHEF BOOT CAMP – SERIES PREMIERE (Food Network Canada @ 9pm ET)
Three struggling chefs embark on a three-day boot camp with Cliff Crooks who will assess their skills in the kitchen and their areas for improvement; he gets a firsthand look and taste of one of their signature dishes.
Backyard Builds – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (HGTV Canada @ 9pm ET)
WIPEOUT – SERIES PREMIERE (CTV Comedy Channel @ 10pm ET)
Contestants try to navigate an extreme obstacle course that has been designed to provoke an unprecedented number of crashes, face plants and wipeouts, with one competitor taking home a $50,000 prize each week.
FRIDAY APRIL 16
FRANK OF IRELAND – SERIES PREMIERE (Amazon Prime Video)
Frank is a 33-year-old catastrophe; a misanthropic fantasist in arrested development who’s convinced that the world owes him. He’s also our hero. He has a tenuous hold on reality, a single room in his mother’s home, an ex he can’t get over and a loyal best friend, Doofus. This is the hilarious story of a man’s hapless search for respect. We don’t want him to succeed, but it’s fun to watch him try.
BIG SHOT – SERIES PREMIERE (Disney+)
After getting ousted from the NCAA, a hothead men’s basketball coach (John Stamos) must take a job at an all-girls high school.
Fast & Furious Spy Racers – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (Netflix)
SUNDAY APRIL 18
56th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards – Award show (Global and CBS @ 8pm ET)
Keith Urban and Mickey Guyton take the stage to host the annual Academy of Country Music Awards ceremony. This year marks the second time the awards show will be broadcast from Nashville at three iconic country music venues: the Grand Ole Opry House, Ryman Auditorium and The Bluebird Cafe.
WWE’S MOST WANTED TREASURES – SERIES PREMIERE (A&E @ 10pm ET)
Stephanie McMahon and Paul “Triple H” Levesque lead a team of collectors and wrestling superstars as they investigate, negotiate, bid and travel across the country to hunt down and reclaim some of the most elusive WWE collectibles.
MONDAY APRIL 19
9-1-1 – Season 4 Spring Premiere (Global and FOX @ 8pm ET)
9-1-1: Lone Star – Season 2 Spring Premiere (Global and FOX @ 9pm ET)
Top Chef Canada – SEASON 9 PREMIERE (Food Network Canada @ 10pm ET)
Salvage Kings – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (History Canada @ 10pm ET)
TUESDAY APRIL 20
CRUEL SUMMER – SERIES PREMIERE (ABC Spark and W Network @ 9pm ET)
WEDNESDAY APRIL 21
Good Trouble – Season 3 Spring Finale (ABC Spark @ 10pm ET)
Snowfall – SEASON 4 FINALE (FX Canada @ 10pm ET)
THURSDAY APRIL 22
Hell’s Kitchen – SEASON 19 FINALE (Citytv and FOX @ 8pm ET)
FRIDAY APRIL 23
For All Mankind – SEASON 2 FINALE (Apple TV+)
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier – SEASON 1 FINALE (Disney+)