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Doom Patrol is a team of traumatized and downtrodden superheroes, each of whom has suffered a horrible accident that gave them superhuman abilities but also left them scarred and disfigured. The members of the team have found their purpose through The Chief and have come together to investigate some of the world’s weirdest phenomena.

Genre: Action / Adventure / Comedy
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for a Third season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: CTV Sci-Fi Channel, Crave



Deborah Vance (Jean Smart) is a legendary Las Vegas comedy diva looking to appeal to a younger audience. Vance’s agent sends Ava (Hannah Einbinder), an entitled 25-year old, to help freshen up the material, and Vance begins mentoring her.

Genre: Dark Comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for a Second season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Crave



Anthology series about the journey from first love to lasting love, and how the people we’re with along the way make us into who we are when we finally end up with someone forever.

Genre: Romantic comedy / Anthology
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for a Second season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Crave



A young woman (Cristin Milioti), on the run after 10 years in a suffocating marriage to a tech billionaire (Billy Magnussen), suddenly realizes that her husband has implanted a revolutionary monitoring device in her brain that allows him to track her every move.

Genre: Dark Comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for a Second season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Amazon Prime Video Canada



Search Party depicts the lives of New York City resident Dory Sief (Alia Shawkat) and her self-absorbed friends: passive boyfriend Drew Gardner (John Reynolds), flamboyant show-off Elliott Goss (John Early), and flighty actress Portia Davenport (Meredith Hagner). Serving as a contrast to the group is Dory’s ex-boyfriend Julian Marcus (Brandon Micheal Hall), a journalist whose blunt nature frequently puts him into conflict with others.

Genre: Dark comedy / Mystery
No. of Seasons: 4
Status: Renewed for a Fifth Season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Crave



STARSTRUCK follows Jessie (Matafeo), a millennial living in East London juggling two dead end jobs and navigating the awkward morning-after-the-night-before when she discovers the complications of accidentally sleeping with famous film star Tom (Nikesh Patel). What she thought would become an amusing anecdote soon turns into something more, as the couple realize they can’t keep away from each other.

Genre: Comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for a Second season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Crave



DRAMA


Flight attendant Cassandra Bowden (Kaley Cuoco) wakes in her hotel room hungover from the night before in Dubai with a dead body lying next to her. Afraid to call the police, she continues her morning as if nothing happened, joining the other flight attendants and pilots traveling to the airport. In New York, she is met by FBI agents who question her about her recent layover in Dubai. Still unable to piece the night together, she wonders if she could be the killer.

Genre: Drama / Thriller
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for a Second season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Crave



GENERA+ION is a dark yet playful half-hour series following a diverse group of high school students whose exploration of modern sexuality (devices and all) tests deeply entrenched beliefs about life, love and the nature of family in their conservative community.

Genre: Comedy / drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Season 1 concluded July 8, 2021
Canadian Broadcast: Crave



Set after the events of the 2007 CW series, this sequel series will follow a new set of Upper East Siders, the scandals that unfold in their inner circle, and the trials and tribulations of private school life.

Genre: Teen drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiered July 8, 2021
Canadian Broadcast: Crave



Set in crowded, expensive London, Trigonometry follows a cash-strapped couple who open their small apartment to a third person, discovering a new way to live – and love – in the process.

Genre: Drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiered May 27, 2020 (USA) / July 3, 2020 (Canada)
Canadian Broadcast: CBC Gem



Raised by Wolves centers around “two androids — Father and Mother — tasked with raising human children on a mysterious new planet. As the burgeoning colony of humans threatens to be torn apart by religious differences the androids learn that controlling the beliefs of humans is a treacherous and difficult task.

Genre: Sci-Fi / Drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for a Second season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Crave, CTV Sci-Fi Channel



After striking out on his own, Batman’s former partner Dick Grayson encounters a number of troubled young heroes in desperate need of a mentor.

Genre: Action / Adventure / Sci-Fi
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for a Third season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Netflix Canada



A martial arts prodigy emigrates from China to San Francisco and becomes a hatchet man for an organized crime family.

Genre: Action / Crime drama
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for a Third season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: HBO Canada



ANIMATION


Four new specials that continue the Adventure Time stories that captured imaginations and introduced unlikely heroes Finn and Jake, best buds who traversed the mystical Land of Ooo and encountered its colorful inhabitants. The first of these specials is BMO, which follows the lovable little robot on a new adventure.

Genre: Adventure / Science fantasy
No. of Seasons: 4 specials
Status: Fourth special premiere TBA; 3rd special premiered May 20, 2021
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



Regular Show creator J.G. Quintel’s animated series about a millennial couple, their five-year-old daughter and their divorced friends.  It was originally set to air on TBS, but was delayed several times and is now headed to HBO Max as an original.

Genre: Sitcom
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for 3rd & 4th seasons; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Netflix Canada



New animated series explores Fungietown with Seth, a science-loving elementary school student who loves making new discoveries and going on adventures. While Seth is on the hunt for the next great scientific discovery, he’ll constantly stir up trouble for the other inhabitants of his fun-loving town.

Genre: Comedy / fantasy
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Season 2 premiered June 4, 2021
Canadian Broadcast: Teletoon



Harley Quinn (Kaley Cuoco) has finally broken things off once and for all with the Joker (Alex Tudyk) and attempts to make it on her own as the criminal Queenpin of Gotham City in this half-hour adult animated action-comedy series. With the help of Poison Ivy (Lake Bell) and a ragtag crew of DC castoffs, Harley tries to earn a seat at the biggest table in villainy: the Legion of Doom!

Genre: Adult animation / Black comedy
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for a Third season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Adult Swim Canada



Jellystone! features various Hanna-Barbera characters living in the park town of Jellystone — where they can’t help but make trouble for one another.

Genre: Animated comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premieres July 29, 2021 (USA) / Fall 2021 (Canada)
Canadian Broadcast: Teletoon



The classic Looney Tunes characters will be featured in 80 new episodes, each 11 minutes long and comprised of animated shorts that vary in length and include adapted story lines for today’s audience.

Genre: Comedy / Slapstick
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Second season premiered July 8, 2021
Canadian Broadcast: Teletoon



The Prince centers around a biting, satirical look at the life of Prince George of Cambridge, the youngest heir to the British throne, as he navigates the trials and tribulations of being a royal child.

Genre: Adult animated sitcom
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiered July 29, 2021
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



Two best friends go to a magic sleep-away camp, where nothing is what it seems.

Genre: Comedy / Fantasy
No. of Seasons: 4
Status: Season 4 premiered June 17, 2021
Canadian Broadcast: Teletoon



Eight-year-old Tiggy and his gadget-building cat, Gweeseek, search for the lost items of Wee Gee City. With Tiggy’s cheerful attitude and Gweeseek’s exceptional inventing capabilities, the duo navigate day-to-day dilemmas at the Department of Lost and Found.

Genre: Comedy / Sci-fi
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Season 2 premiered March 11, 2021
Canadian Broadcast: Teletoon



Hold on to your hats, New York! Legendary cartoon characters Tom and Jerry are moving their big chase to the Big Apple in the all-new original series Tom and Jerry in New York. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, this adventure comedy follows the iconic cat and mouse duo as they settle in to their new digs at the Royal Gate Hotel and unleash mayhem across the big city, inciting hilarious chaos uptown, downtown and everywhere their manic escapades take them.

Genre: Animated comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiered July 1, 2021 (USA) / TBA (Canada)
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



Teenage superheroes strive to prove themselves as members of the Justice League.

Genre: Action / Adventure / Sci-Fi
No. of Seasons: 3
Status: Renewed for a Fourth season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Teletoon



COMING SOON

THE SEX LIVES OF COLLEGE GIRLS

New comedy from Mindy Kaling that follows three 18-year-old college freshman roommates attending the fictional Evermore College. “A bundle of contradictions and hormones, these sexually active college girls are equal parts lovable and infuriating”.

Genre: Comedy / drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premieres 2021
Canadian Broadcast: Crave


Ansel Elgort will try to end corruption in the eponymous police department in this new series based on Jake Adelstein’s 2010 memoir of the same name.

Genre: Crime drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premieres 2021
Canadian Broadcast: N/A


Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai travels back to 1920s Shanghai to reveal the story of how 10-year-old Sam Wing (future shop owner Mr. Wing in the 1984 movie) met the young mogwai called Gizmo.

Genre: Comedy / fantasy
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for a Second season; Series premieres 2021
Canadian Broadcast: N/A


Aquaman: King of Atlantis begins with Aquaman’s first day on the job as the new king of Atlantis… and he’s got a lot of catching up to do. Luckily, he has his two royal advisors to back him up – Vulko, the scholar, and Mera, the water controlling warrior-princess. Between dealing with unscrupulous surface dwellers, elder evils from beyond time and his own half-brother who wants to overthrow him, Aquaman is going to have to rise to the challenge and prove to his subjects, and to himself, that he’s the right man for the trident!

Genre: Action / Adventure
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



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