Winter is ending, and some of the best TV shows around are about to present themselves. Our Spring preview covers shows that debut (or return) in the months of March, April, and May. As always, our full schedule of upcoming and returning shows can be found here.
UPDATE: 05/10/2016 – Powers added.
UPDATE: 05/05/2016 – Peaky Blinders added.
UPDATE: 05/03/2016 – Scream release date updated, trailer added.
UPDATE: 04/28/2016 – Houdini and Doyle added.
UPDATE: 04/22/2016 – Lady Dynamite added, Person of Interest trailer added.
UPDATE: 04/12/2016 – Wayward Pines and Bloodlines added, trailer for Time Traveling Bong added.
UPDATE: 04/02/2016 – New Trailer for Marseille added.
UPDATE: 03/18/2016 – New trailer for Silicon Valley added.
UPDATE: 03/16/2016 – Person of Interest added.
UPDATE: 03/14/2016 – New trailer for Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, as well as a release date and trailer for Preacher.
UPDATE: 03/11/2016 – New Trailer for the Netflix series The Ranch, and HBO’s Game of Thrones.
UPDATE: 03/02/2016 – New trailers for Penny Dreadful and Agents of SHIELD.
Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016
Hap and Leonard – Sundance
This East Texas set crime drama follows the unlikely friendship of Hap Collins, a draft dodging ex-con, and Leonard Pine, a black Vietnam Veteran whow as disowned by his family after coming out as gay. The 2 work together as Private Investigators.
Friday, March 4th, 2016
House of Cards – Netflix
Netflix’s political drama returns for more corrupt shenanigans.
Bosch – Amazon
LOST’s The Man in Black returns to his Amazon original series about a a hard edged Homicide detective for the LAPD.
Slasher – Chiller
Chiller’s first foray into original content is about a series of copycat killings based on the murders of our portagonist’s parents.
Sunday, March 6th, 2016
Once Upon a Time – ABC
ABC’s fairy tale and Disney crossover series returns.
The Last Man on Earth – Fox
Back to finish it’s second season, The Last Man on Earth is set to revel the fates of Phil 2, and Phil 1’s Astronaut brother.
Monday, March 7th, 2016
Bates Motel – A&E
The Carlton Cuse produced Psycho prequel continues.
Damien – A&E
A&E’s adaptation of The Omen movies kicks off.
Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD – ABC
Hydra and SHIELD continue their war, as Ward’s corpse enters the fray as host to an evil lifeform.
Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
Underground – WGN
WGN premiere’s its underground railroad drama.
Friday, March 11th, 2016
Flaked – Netflix
Will Arnett returns to Netflix in his 3rd comedy series with the service. This one is about a struggling self-help guru.
The Characters – Netflix
This ambitious anthology comedy series gives several hot stand up comics a shot at showing us their own series.
Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
The Americans – FX
The Russian spies in 1980s America are back, and things are more complicated than ever.
Friday, March 18th, 2016
Marvel’s Daredevil – Netflix
Matt Murdock is back to fight crime in New York’s Hell’s Kitchen. This time, a new player is in town, a darker vigilante, The Punisher.
Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
The Path – Hulu
Breaking Bad‘s Aaron Paul, and Hannibal‘s Hugh Dancy headline this drama series about a Scientology-esque cult.
Thursday, March 31st, 2016
Archer – FX
The comedic adventures of animated spy Sterling Archer and his rag tag band of misfits continues.
Rush Hour – CBS
CBS debuts their adaptation of the Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker movie franchise.
Friday, April 1st, 2016
Banshee – Cinemax
Back for its final season, Cinemax’s underrated action series brings Buffy‘s Eliza Dusku on board.
The Ranch – Netflix
Ashton Kutcher reunites with That 70s Show costar Danny Masterson in this series about 2 brothers trying to run a Colarado ranch.
Wynonna Earp – SyFy
This adaptation, of a comic book series by the same name, focuses on a descendant of Wyatt Earp who works for the US Marshalls’ Monster Squad, battling supernatural threats.
Friday, April 8th, 2016
Catastrophe – Amazon
Amazon’s comedy series about an accidental pregnancy kicks off its second season.
Saturday April 9th, 2016
Outlander – Starz
Starz’ time traveling Scottish period drama from Battlestar Galactica Showrunner Ron Moore continues.
Sunday, April 10th, 2016
Fear the Walking Dead – AMC
The California set The Walking Dead spin-off continues, as our survivors have made it to the coast, and plan to escape on a boat.
Monday, April 11th, 2016
The Detour – TBS
TBS’ comedy about a disastrous family roadtrip launches in April.
Hunters – SyFy
The Walking Dead Executive Producer Gale Anne Hurd brigns us this new series about Alien Terrorists.
Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
The Last Panthers – Sundance
The late David Bowie wrote the theme song for this drama about the notorious Pink Panthers, a group of jewel thieves.
Thursday, April 14th, 2016
Orphan Black – BBCAmerica
BBC America’s science fiction series about human cloning continues.
Friday, April 15th, 2016
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt – Netflix
They alive, damn it! It’s a miracle! Season 2 of Kimmy Schmidt returns us to the warm embrace of quirky Tina Fey written comedy.
Monday, April 18th, 2016
12 Monkeys – SyFy
SyFy’s adaptation of the beloved Terry Gilliam time travel film returns for its second season.
Tuesday, April 19th, 2016
The Night Manager – AMC
AMC is bringing us this espionage series starring Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers) and Hugh Laurie (House).
Containment – The CW
The CW is bringing us a drama about a massive viral infection which causes the quarantine of an entire city.
Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
Time Traveling Bong – Comedy Central
This ridiculous 3 part series is about… well… just read the title.
Sunday, April 24th, 2016
Game of Thrones – HBO
Dragons, death, betrayal, and full frontal nudity. Game of Thrones is back for season 6, and we cannot wait.
Silicon Valley – HBO
Season 3 of Mike Judge’s (Beavis and Butthead) parody of the American tech industry looks as hilarious as ever.
Rebellion – Sundance
This 5-part mini series tells the bloody story of the birth of modern Ireland, and the conflict between England and the once independent island nation.
Sunday, May 1st, 2016
Penny Dreadful – Showtime
After a spectacularly dark second season, Penny Dreadful is back to haunt our dreams for a 3rd time, Victorian London style.
Monday, May 2nd, 2016
Houdini and Doyle – Fox
A historical fiction pieces about the adventures of famed Magician and Escape Artist Harry Houdini, and Sherlock Holmes Author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
Person of Interest – CBS
The 5th and final season of CBS’s prescient action drama about government surveillance and artificial intelligence.
Thursday, May 5th, 2016
Marseilles – Netflix
This French series starring Gérard Depardieu explores the politics of a local election.
Friday, May 6th, 2016
Grace and Frankie – Netflix
What happens when 2 elderly women must cope with the sudden revelation that their spouses are gay, and leaving them for eahcother? A heart warming comedy series about acceptance.
Friday, May 20th, 2016
Lady Dynamite – Netflix
This new Netflix comedy comes from Mitch Hurwitz (Arrested Development) and Pam Brady (South Park)
Sunday, May 22nd, 2016
Preacher – AMC
One of the most highly anticipated television comic book adaptations of all time, finally has an official release date.
Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
Wayward Pines – Fox
Season 2 of the M. Night Shyamalan series.
Friday, May 27th, 2016
Bloodlines – Netflix
Netflix’s dark family drama returns.
Monday, May 30th, 2016
Roots – A&E/History/Lifetime
This adaptation of the book and classic mini series is being simulcast by 3 separate cable channels.
Scream – MTV
MTV is bringing back their adaptation of the late Wes Craven’s classic horror franchise.
Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
Peaky Blinders – Netflix
The British post World War gangster drama continues when the entire 3rd season drops on Netflix.
Powers – Playstation Network
The comic book adaptation is back for its second season.
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