The final week of April sees the premiere of 6 new series, the series finale of God Friended Me and Homeland, the return of Medici, The Last Kingdom & Vida and the season finale of 8 series. New series premiering this week include Amazon Prime Video original Upload, Apple TV’s Trying, Netflix originals Hollywood & Never Have I Ever, HBO’s Betty and Penny Dreadful: City of Angels from Showtime. Series concluding their current season this week include Breeders, Charmed, Dave, Dispatches From Elsewhere, Ghostwriter, Last Man Standing, NCIS: Los Angeles and Prodigal Son.
Other highlights include the premiere of Disney+’s new documentary series Prop Culture.
SUNDAY APRIL 26
The Last Kingdom – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (Netflix)
God Friended Me – SERIES FINALE (CTV and CBS @ 9pm ET)
Homeland – SERIES FINALE (Crave 1 @ 9pm ET)
Vida – SEASON 3 PREMIERE (Starz Canada @ 9pm ET)
NCIS: Los Angeles – SEASON 11 FINALE (Global and CBS @ 10pm ET)
PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS – SERIES PREMIERE (Crave 1 @ 10pm ET)
A spiritual descendant of PENNY DREADFUL, set in Victorian-era London, PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS begins in 1938 Los Angeles, a time and place deeply infused with Mexican-American folklore and social tension. Rooted in the conflict between characters connected to the deity Santa Muerte and others allied with the Devil, this chapter will explore an exciting mix of the supernatural and the combustible reality of that period, creating new occult myths and moral dilemmas within a genuine historical backdrop.
MONDAY APRIL 27
After a traumatic year, all an Indian-American teen wants is to go from pariah to popular — but friends, family and feelings won’t make it easy on her.
Prodigal Son – SEASON 1 FINALE (Global and FOX @ 9pm ET)
Breeders – SEASON 1 FINALE (FX Canada @ 10pm ET)
Dispatches From Elsewhere – SEASON 1 FINALE (AMC @ 10pm ET)
WEDNESDAY APRIL 29
Dave – SEASON 1 FINALE (FXX Canada @ 10pm ET)
THURSDAY APRIL 30
Last Man Standing – SEASON 8 FINALE (FOX @ 8pm ET)
FRIDAY MAY 1
Ghostwriter – SEASON 1 FINALE (Apple TV+)
HOLLYWOOD – SERIES PREMIERE (Netflix)
In post-World War II Hollywood, an ambitious group of aspiring actors and filmmakers will do almost anything to make their showbiz dreams come true.
Medici – SEASON 3 PREMIERE (Netflix) **Final Season**
PROP CULTURE – SERIES PREMIERE (Disney+)
Film historian and prop collector Dan Lanigan reunites iconic Disney movie props with the filmmakers, actors, and crew who created and used them in some of Disney’s most beloved films. Throughout this journey, Dan will recover lost artifacts, visit private collections, and help restore pieces from the Walt Disney Archives to their original glory. Among the films featured this season are Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Mary Poppins, The Muppet Movie, Tron and Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
TRYING – SERIES PREMIERE (Apple TV+)
All Nikki and Jason want is a baby—the one thing they can’t have. So they decide to adopt. With their dysfunctional friends, screwball families, and chaotic lives, will the adoption panel agree that they’re ready to be parents?
UPLOAD – SERIES PREMIERE (Amazon Prime Video)
In 2033, people who are near death can be “uploaded” into virtual reality hotels run by 6 tech firms. Cash-strapped Nora lives in Brooklyn and works customer service for the luxurious “Lakeview” digital afterlife. When L.A. party-boy/coder Nathan’s self-driving car crashes, his high-maintenance girlfriend uploads him permanently into Nora’s VR world. Upload is created by Greg Daniels (The Office).
Charmed – SEASON 2 FINALE (The CW @ 8pm ET)
BETTY – SERIES PREMIERE (HBO Canada @ 11pm ET)
A diverse group of young women navigate their lives through the male-dominated world of skateboarding in New York City.