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Solar Opposites centers around a team of four aliens who escape their exploding home world only to crash land into a move-in ready home in suburban America. They are evenly split on whether Earth is awful or awesome.

Genre: Animated sitcom / Sci-fi
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premieres May 8, 2020
Canadian Broadcast: N/A


The Great is a satirical, comedic drama about the rise of Catherine the Great from outsider to the longest reigning female ruler in Russia’s history.

Genre: Drama

No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premieres May 15, 2020
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



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A psychological-horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse, Castle Rock is an original story that combines the mythological scale and intimate character storytelling of King’s best-loved works, weaving an epic saga of darkness and light, played out on a few square miles of Maine woodland.

Genre: Psychological Horror / Science Fiction Anthology
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Second season premiered October 23, 2019
Canadian Broadcast: CTV Sci-Fi Channel, CraveTV



Dollface follows Jules (Kat Dennings), a young woman who – after being dumped by her longtime boyfriend – must deal with her own imagination in order to literally and metaphorically re-enter the world of women, and rekindle the female friendships she left behind.

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



A woman forced into sexual servitude struggles to survive in a terrifying, totalitarian society.  Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood.

Genre: Dystopian Drama
No. of Seasons: 3
Status: Renewed for Fourth season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: CTV Drama Channel, CraveTV



Set against the backdrop of 18th century Georgian London, Harlots follows the Wells family, led by matriarch Margaret (Samantha Morton). When her daughter Charlotte (Jessica Brown Findlay) places herself in the home of arch-rival bawd Lydia Quigley (Lesley Manville), their toxic and deep-set rivalry is taken to a dangerous new level. Meanwhile, alluring and wealthy socialite Lady Fitz (Liv Tyler) is drawn by Charlotte into the plot against Lydia, as well.

Genre: Period Drama
No. of Seasons: 3
Status: Third season premiered July 10, 2019 (USA) / October 3, 2019 (CAN)
Canadian Broadcast: Super Channel Fuse



A departure from Nick Hornby’s 1995 novel and beloved 2000 film, Hulu’s High Fidelity centers on Rob (Zoë Kravitz, who also serves as an executive producer), a female record store owner in the rapidly gentrified neighbourhood of Crown Heights, Brooklyn who revisits past relationships through music and pop culture, while trying to get over her one true love.

Genre: Romantic Comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiered February 23, 2020
Canadian Broadcast: Starz Canada



Into The Dark is a horror event series from prolific, award-winning producer, Jason Blum’s independent TV studio. The series includes 12 super-sized episodes, with a new installment released each month inspired by a holiday and will feature Blumhouse’s signature genre/thriller spin on the story.

Genre: Horror Anthology
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Second season premiered September 6, 2019
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



Light as a Feather follows five teen girls as they deal with the supernatural fallout stemming from an innocent game of “Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board” When the girls start dying off in the exact way that was predicted, the survivors must figure out why they’re being targeted — and whether the evil force hunting them down is one of their own.
Genre: Supernatural Thriller
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Season 2, part 2 premiered October 4, 2019
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



Based on Sally Rooney’s New York Times best-selling novel, Normal People tracks the tender but complicated relationship of Marianne and Connell from the end of their school days in a small-town in west Ireland to their undergraduate years at Trinity College.

Genre: Drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiered April 29, 2020
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



PEN15 is middle school as it really happened. Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle star in this adult comedy, playing versions of themselves as thirteen-year-old outcasts in the year 2000, surrounded by actual thirteen-year-olds, where the best day of your life can turn into your worst with the stroke of a gel pen.

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



Ramy is a first generation Egyptian-American who is on a spiritual journey in his politically-divided New Jersey neighborhood. RAMY will bring a new perspective to the screen as it explores the challenges of what it’s like being caught between a Muslim community that thinks life is a moral test and a millennial generation that thinks life has no consequences.

Genre: Comedy
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Renewed for Second season; premieres May 29, 2020
Canadian Broadcast: Starz Canada



Reprisal is a hyper-noir revenge tale following a relentless femme fatale (Abigail Spencer) who, after being left for dead, leads a vengeful campaign against a bombastic gang of gear heads.

Genre: Drama
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiered December 6, 2019
Canadian Broadcast: N/A



From Executive Producers Lorne Michaels and Elizabeth Banks comes Shrill, a comedy series starring Aidy Bryant as Annie, a fat young woman who wants to change her life – but not her body. Annie is trying to start her career while juggling bad boyfriends, a sick parent, and a perfectionist boss.

Genre: Comedy
No. of Seasons: 2
Status: Renewed for a Third season; premiere TBA
Canadian Broadcast: Crave



The Act is a seasonal anthology series that tells startling, stranger-than-fiction true crime stories. The first season follows Gypsy Blanchard, a girl trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother. Her quest for independence opens a Pandora’s box of secrets, one that ultimately leads to murder.

Genre: True Crime Anthology
No. of Seasons: 1
Status: Series premiered March 20, 2019
Canadian Broadcast: Starz Canada


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