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TV in May 2018 - What are you watching?


Pesky Therizinosaurus
Oct 25, 2017
New year, new ERA.

I'm trying something new this time around - rather than do a thread that covers 4 months of TV at a time, I'm going to make a new thread each month!

January TV thread
February TV thread
March TV thread
April TV thread

~ Recent Highlights ~

Aggretsuko - Netflix

Ash vs Evil Dead - Starz

Howards End - Starz

National Treasure: Kiri - Hulu

Below is a list of new and returning shows for May. I try to cover everything scripted (broadcast, cable, premium, streaming, foreign) as well as some of the more notable unscripted series. If you notice anything missing, just let me know!


Tuesday, 1

Night Train with Wyatt Cenac - Starz On Demand

Take My Wife - Starz On Demand

The Haves and Have Nots - OWN - 9/8c

Wednesday, 2

Cobra Kai - YouTube Red

Being Serena - HBO - 10/9c

Colony - USA - 10/9c

My House - Viceland - 10:30/9:30c

Friday, 4

A Little Help with Carol Burnett - Netflix

Busted! - Netflix

Dear White People - Netflix

The Rain - Netflix

America Divided - EPIX - 9/8c

The Jazz Ambassadors - PBS - 10/9c

Saturday, 5

Diablo Guardian - Amazon

Sunday, 6

Sweetbitter - Starz - 8/7c

The Wrong Daughter - Lifetime - 8/7c

Vida - Starz - 8:30/7:30c

Billions - Showtime - 9/8c - Time Period Debut

Darrow & Darrow: In the Key of Murder - Hallmark - 9/8c

I'm Dying Up Here - Showtime - 10/9c

Monday, 7

Keeping Faith - Acorn TV

SuperMansion - Crackle

Running Wild with Bear Grylls - NBC - 10/9c

X Company - Ovation - 10/9c

Thursday, 10

Motherland - Sundance Now

Safe - Netflix

Friday, 11

All Night - Hulu

Bill Nye Saves the World - Netflix

Evil Genius: The True Story of America's Most Diabolical Bank Heist - Netflix

Saturday, 12

Patrick Melrose - Showtime - 9/8c

Sunday, 13

Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance - Lifetime - 8/7c

Little Women - PBS - 8/7c

Tuesday, 15

Carter - Bravo (CA), AXN (US), UKTV (UK)

Friday, 18

13 Reasons Why - Netflix

You Are Wanted - Amazon

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story - PBS - 9/8c

Saturday, 19

Fahrenheit 451 - HBO - 8/7c

Royally Ever After - Hallmark - 9/8c

Sunday, 20

Deadly Matrimony - Lifetime - 8/7c

Joe Pera Talks with You - Adult Swim - 12/11c

Monday, 21

Sando - Acorn TV

Tuesday, 22

Mob Psycho 100 - Netflix

Terrace House: Opening New Doors - Netflix

The Great American Read - PBS - 8/7c

Wednesday, 23

Explained - Netflix

The Split - SundanceTV - 10/9c

Thursday, 24

Fauda - Netflix

American Ninja Warrior: Red Nose Day - NBC - 8/7c

Terrence Howard's Fright Club - Fox - 8/7c

Hollywood Game Night: Red Nose Day - NBC - 9/8c

Red Nose Day Special - NBC - 10/9c

Friday, 25

The Toys That Made Us - Netflix

Picnic at Hanging Rock - Amazon

My Last Days - The CW - 8/7c

Phenoms - Fox - 8/7c

Saturday, 26

Taken - NBC - 8/7c - Time Period Debut

The Tale - HBO - 10/9c

Sunday, 27

The Break with Michelle Wolf - Netflix

The Fourth Estate: The First 100 Days - Showtime - 7:30/6:30c

Monday, 28

Girl in the Bunker - Lifetime - 8/7c

The Bachelorette - ABC - 8/7c

Six - History - 10/9c

Tuesday, 29

Arrested Development - Netflix

America's Got Talent - NBC - 8/7c

Beat Shazam - Fox - 8/7c

The Chinese Exclusion Act - PBS - 8/7c

Animal Kingdom - TNT - 9/8c

Love Connection - Fox - 9/8c

100 Code - WGN America - 10/9c

Queen Sugar - OWN - 10/9c

World of Dance - NBC - 10/9c

Wednesday, 30

Dallas & Robo - YouTube Red

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Netflix

American Ninja Warrior - NBC - 8/7c

Masterchef - Fox - 8/7c

Queen Sugar - OWN - 10/9c - Time Period Debut

Reverie - NBC - 10/9c

Six - History - 10/9c - Time Period Debut


Liza On Demand - YouTube Red
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Pesky Therizinosaurus
Oct 25, 2017
Cobra Kai - YouTube Red (May 2)

In the highly-anticipated return of two iconic characters, the arch-rivals from the legendary 'Karate Kid' film series reunite over 30 years after the events of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament.

Now living in the affluent hills of Encino, Daniel LaRusso leads an enviable life with his beautiful family, while running a successful string of car dealerships throughout the valley. Meanwhile, his high school adversary, Johnny Lawrence, whose life has taken a rocky turn, seeks redemption by reopening the infamous Cobra Kai karate dojo. Their lives inevitably become intertwined and the rivalry is reignited, setting forth the next generation of “karate kids”.

Being Serena - HBO (May 2)

The series will give viewers unprecedented access to Williams during her pregnancy, new motherhood and marriage, while documenting her journey back to supremacy on the court. Viewers will experience her life from every angle as the intimate first-person show delves into her landmark career, family life and expanding role as a businesswoman and investor in the worlds of tech, fashion, fitness and philanthropy.

My House - Viceland (May 2)

'My House' is an insider's guide to New York City's hyper-competitive underground queer ballroom scene. The show follows the lives of six inimitable and fierce voguers -- Tati 007, Alex Mugler, Jelani Mizrahi, Lolita Balenciaga and Relish Milan -- while the ultimate expert, Precious Ebony, a bold and brazen commentator on the scene, lays out the rules, the rivalries and all the drama in between. Throughout the season, we track this eclectic cast and their respective 'houses,' each voguer's intensely personal familial team, as they prepare to compete while still facing personal challenges and striving to take their art to a higher level.

A Little Help with Carol Burnett - Netflix (May 4)

In this original unscripted series starring comedy legend Carol Burnett, kids dish out advice to celebrities and everyday people in front of a live audience.

Busted! - Netflix (May 4)

Korea’s most beloved entertainers are brought together by a mysterious host to solve a series of crime cases in this Netflix Korean variety show. Determined, but clueless, the team of amateur detectives bumble their way through the crime scenes resulting in endless comedy and drama.

The Rain - Netflix (May 4)

Ten years after a brutal virus has wiped out most of the population in Scandinavia, two young siblings embark on a search for safety. Only guided by their father's notebook about the virus and the hazards of this new world, they start a dangerous journey through the country joining a group of other young survivors. Facing grave perils, the group must quickly realize that the greatest danger does not come from the outside - it comes from within.

Diablo Guardian - Amazon (May 5)

Based on Xavier Velasco's award-winning novel, 'Diablo Guardián' tells the story of Violetta, a young woman who flees her native Mexico to start anew in New York City. But instead of a living a dream, Violetta is awoken to a harsh reality when she runs out of money, sending her into the arms of the villainous Nefastófeles.

Sweetbitter - Starz (May 6)

'Sweetbitter' tells the story of Tess, a 22-year-old who arrives in New York City ready to pursue a new life. When she finds herself interviewing for a position at one of the best restaurants in the city, she thinks she's found a steady income and a safe place to wait. But Tess is quickly intoxicated by the chaotic, adrenalized world behind-the-scenes, tasting expensive wine, exploring dive bars, and learning who she can trust.

'Sweetbitter' illuminates the sensory journey of developing a palate. How the sweet, sour, salt, bitter, and umami threaten, complement and ultimately need each other so that we can learn to taste. 'Sweetbitter' is a show about the life that happens to you while you're waiting.

'Sweetbitter' is adapted from the best-selling novel of the same name by Stephanie Danler.

The Wrong Daughter - Lifetime (May 6)

Kate and Joe have longed to be parents and are considering in vitro options... when Danica, a child Kate gave up 17 years ago, appears on Facebook. Danica comes to live with them, but she's not their real child. She's an impostor who will do anything, even kill, to get the mother's love she never had!

A Lifetime Channel Original Movie.

Vida - Starz (May 6)

'Vida' is a half-hour drama series focusing on two Mexican-American sisters, Emma and Lyn, from the Eastside of Los Angeles who couldn't be more different or distanced from each other. Circumstances force them to return to their old neighborhood, where they are confronted by the past and surprising truth about their mother's identity.

Darrow & Darrow: In the Key of Murder - Hallmark (May 6)

A simple offer of legal advice turns into the biggest challenge of Claire Darrow's legal career when her new beau, District Attorney Miles Strasberg, introduces her to his younger half-sister, Phoebe. A singer who has just completed her first album, Phoebe fears that she may have signed away her rights to her ex-producer, who is threatening to destroy the recordings. When the producer is found dead in his studio, police find evidence and motive enough to arrest Phoebe. Though Claire has never tried a murder case, Miles can't imagine trusting his beloved sibling's fate to anyone else. Working side by side with Miles, Claire sets out to uncover the truth behind the crime.

A Hallmark Channel Original Movie.

Keeping Faith - Acorn TV (May 7)

This thriller tells the story of lawyer, wife and mother Faith as she fights to find the truth behind the sudden disappearance of her husband, Evan. She comes to discover that her beautiful, idyllic hometown harbors many dark secrets that threaten the lives of Faith and her family. Faith’s ordeal transforms her from a stay-at-home, fun-loving and carefree mother to detective, action hero and lover.

Motherland - Sundance Now (May 10)

The series follows Julia, who always wanted her kids to be brought up like she was -- by her mother. But instead her mom has abandoned her, so now she is thrown head first into the Motherland where it's sink or swim. While she struggles with work and life she meets a full array of hands-on parents including the 'Alpha Moms' headed by Amanda, who is the Queen Bee: everything is organized, vacuum-packed and sterile -- even the kitchen chalk board is a statement of success. At the other end of the spectrum is single mom Liz, who is low energy but full of life hacks. She has learned to do things her way. Then there's Kevin. He's the stay-at-home Dad who embraces the Motherland with gusto -- much to the irritation of the other mothers.

Safe - Netflix (May 10)

After his teenage daughter goes missing, widowed surgeon Tom Delaney begins unearthing dark secrets about the people closest to him.

All Night - Hulu (May 11)

During an all-night, lock-in graduation party, a group of new grads will do whatever it takes to make their remaining high school dreams come true.

Evil Genius: The True Story of America's Most Diabolical Bank Heist - Netflix (May 11)

In 2003 in Erie, Pennsylvania, a robbery gone wrong and a terrifying public murder capture the nation's attention, and a bizarre collection of Midwestern hoarders, outcasts, and lawbreakers play cat-and-mouse with the FBI. Eventually, a middle-aged mastermind named Marjorie Diehl-Armstrong - once a town beauty, now a woman grappling with mental illness - is arrested. But 15 years later, Evil Genius proves there's more to the conspiracy and murders than was ever thought.

Patrick Melrose - Showtime (May 12)

Based on the acclaimed Patrick Melrose series of semi-autobiographical novels written by Edward St. Aubyn, 'Patrick Melrose' is an acerbic and fearless look at the protagonist's harrowing odyssey from a deeply traumatic childhood to his remarkable survival as an adult.

Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance - Lifetime (May 13)

'Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance' follows the fairytale romance of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle from the moment they met after being set up by friends, through their initial courtship when they were able to keep their romance under wraps, and ultimately the intense global media attention surrounding their relationship and Meghan's life as a divorced American actress.

A Lifetime Channel Original Movie.

Little Women - PBS (May 13)

Loved by generations of women worldwide, 'Little Women' is a truly universal coming of age story, as relevant and engaging today as it was on its original publication in 1868.

Set against the backdrop of the Civil War, the story follows sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March on their journey from childhood to adulthood. With the help of their mother, Marmee, and while their father is away at war, the girls navigate what it means to be a young woman: from sibling rivalry and first love, to loss and marriage. Set in Concord, Massachusetts, Alcott's semi-autobiographical story became an instant bestseller when it was published and remains one of the most widely read novels of all time. A recent Harris poll listing it as one of America's ten favorite books confirms its enduring place in the cultural landscape.

Carter - Bravo (CA), AXN (US), UKTV (UK) (May 15)

When Harley Carter was a teenager, he experienced 15 minutes of fame when he solved the mystery of a serial killer plaguing his small town. Now, years later, Harley has become a famous Hollywood actor playing a grown-up version of what he actually was as a kid. And it’s wearing on him. After an embarrassing public meltdown in Hollywood, Harley returns to his hometown to take a break but finds that he can’t leave solving mysteries behind. Carter taps into his acting experience to become a real-life detective, partnering with (and reconnecting to) his childhood friends, no-nonsense police veteran Sam Shaw and witty, street-wise coffee truck owner, Dave Leigh.

Fahrenheit 451 - HBO (May 19)

The drama film is based on Ray Bradbury's classic novel of the same name, depicting a future where the media is an opiate, history is rewritten and "firemen" burn books. Michael B. Jordan portrays Montag, a young fireman who forsakes his world and struggles to regain his humanity as he battles his mentor, fire captain Beatty, played by Michael Shannon. Sofia Boutella stars as Clarisse, an informant caught between the competing interests of Montag and Beatty.

Royally Ever After - Hallmark (May 19)

Schoolteacher Sara's boyfriend Danny proposes, then reveals he is the prince of a small country called St. Ives, and they need his disapproving parents' blessing to marry. His sister surprisingly supports the marriage, training Sara to be perfect princess material. Sara must fight to remain true to herself, while adjusting to this new fairytale lifestyle, where love comes with rules and regulations.

A Hallmark Channel Original Movie.

Deadly Matrimony - Lifetime (May 20)

After only three months of getting married to Leo, the marriage takes a treacherous turn as Sara discovers the truth behind his mysterious past.

A Lifetime Channel Original Movie.

Joe Pera Talks with You - Adult Swim (May 20)

A teacher in Michigan's Upper Peninsula explores subject matters such as pancakes, blueberries, eggs, toast, sausage, bacon, English muffins, coffee, orange juice, maple syrup, waffles, cornbread, and strawberries.

Sando - Acorn TV (May 21)

Victoria “Sando” Sandringham is the charismatic loose cannon CEO and public face of a popular discount furniture store chain, Sando’s Warehouse. As Sando tries to reconnect with her estranged family in order to win back her beloved company, she finds both goals might be hard to achieve.

Sando built her empire on being a down-to-earth larrikin and is something of a national treasure—to all but her family. They banished her a decade ago after her one-night-stand (and resulting pregnancy) with her daughter’s fiancé was shockingly revealed—at the wedding! Now, after a health scare, her career on a precipice and her professional nemesis, Tony primed to push her into the abyss, Sando is determined to rekindle the family relationship. She needs them, and in spite of their initial apprehension … and unbridled hatred … soon they’ll discover they might actually need her, too.

Mob Psycho 100 - Netflix (May 22)

There's an organization gathering espers for a nefarious purpose. Powerful psychic Mob, however, is just trying to be the protagonist of his own life.

The Great American Read - PBS (May 22)

A new PBS series and multi-platform initiative that celebrates the joy of reading and the books we love.

Hosted by television personality and journalist Meredith Vieira, the series will introduce viewers to the full list of America's 100 favorite novels selected through a demographically representative national survey conducted by YouGov.

The series will also feature interviews with celebrities, authors, superfans and everyday Americans discussing the way particular books have influenced them and their significance in American popular culture. Then, after a multi-platform initiative throughout the summer, which will include live public events, social media components and national reading clubs, the series will resume in the fall with several themed episodes, including an exciting finale, culminating in the first-ever national vote to choose "America's Best-Loved Novel." It will be the most expansive national celebration of books and reading aimed at engaging multi-generational readers across multiple platforms ever created.

Explained - Netflix (May 23)

This enlightening series digs into a wide range of topics such as the rise of cryptocurrency, why diets fail, and the wild world of K-pop.

The Split - SundanceTV (May 23)

'The Split' examines the fast-paced world of high-powered female divorce lawyers through the lens of three sisters - Hannah, Nina and the youngest, Rose. Hannah and Nina are leading divorce and family law lawyers working for rival firms, while Rose is still searching for her place in life. The lives of the sisters and their mother, face disruption when their estranged father/husband Oscar returns after a 30-year absence.

Set in London, the capital of international high profile divorces, 'The Split' sees personal and professional lives intertwine 'hrough surprising cases, scandalous affairs and big-figure settlements, as the drama examines the very fabric of 21st century marriage, the meaning of commitment and the nature of the ever-changing idea of family.

Terrence Howard's Fright Club - Fox (May 24)

Terrence Howard pranks friends and fans by inviting them to his his remote estate in New Orleans where they experience bizarre encounters with swamp monsters and voodoo spells.

Picnic at Hanging Rock - Amazon (May 25)

'Picnic at Hanging Rock' is a gripping reimagining of the Australian novel that plunges into the mysterious disappearance of three schoolgirls and their governess. Starring Natalie Dormer as the enigmatic headmistress of Appleyard College, the six episode limited series follows the subsequent investigation and the event's far-reaching impact on the students and staff of the college.

Phenoms - Fox (May 25)

The five-part documentary chronicles the journey of the next great soccer players on their quests to represent their respective countries in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

The series allows fans and viewers to experience the personal lives of players through unprecedented behind-the-scenes access. Some of the players featured include young stars from the world's top clubs and countries such as Dele Alli, Davinson Sanchez, Marco Asensio, Paulo Dybala, Gabriel Jesus, Ousmane Dembele, Adrien Rabiot, Leon Goretzka, Corentin Tolisso, Hirving Lozano and Marquinhos.

This captivating global sports documentary series has been created by the world's top sports documentarians and award-winning storytellers -- filmmakers who've won Emmys, Peabodys and Academy Awards, including Jeff and Michael Zimbalist, Kevin Klauber, Chris Perkel, Leo Pearlman, Jane Preston, Alastair Uhlig, Lovinsa Kavuma, Bart van den Aardweg, Mirko Dreiling, Marco Schillaci, Gilles Rof, Joan Lloret and Sofia Geveyler.

The Tale - HBO (May 26)

'The Tale' follows Jennifer as she faces life-altering questions when a short story she wrote for school at age 13 forces her to re-examine her first sexual relationship - and the stories we tell ourselves in order to survive.

The film is based on award-winning writer-director Jennifer Fox's own true story.

The Break with Michelle Wolf - Netflix (May 27)

With four years of working on shows including, 'The Daily Show' and 'Late Night w/ Seth Meyers', it's now Michelle's turn to host and her new weekly show will take a break from the seriousness of today's late night comedy.

The Fourth Estate: The First 100 Days - Showtime (May 27)

This four-part docu series examines the inner workings of The New York Times during President Donald J. Trump's first year in office.

Girl in the Bunker - Lifetime (May 28)

Following last year's harrowing true story, 'Girl in the Box' that reached over two million viewers, Lifetime presents the disturbing new original movie 'Girl in the Bunker', based on the true story of Elizabeth Shoaf who was abducted and held captive in a hidden underground bunker.

While walking home from the school bus stop, a man dressed as sheriff's deputy handcuffs Elizabeth for marijuana possession and marches her deep into the woods against her protests and placed in an underground bunker. Elizabeth's sudden disappearance sparks a massive police search with hundreds of volunteers and officers fanning through miles of dense woodland while helicopters circled overhead. At the mercy of a dangerous and psychologically unhinged captor, Vinson Filyaw, a fugitive sexual predator, Elizabeth realizes that in order to survive, she must take matters into her own hands and gradually began to win his trust as she plots her escape.

A Lifetime Channel Original Movie.

100 Code - WGN America (May 29)

'100 Code' is a tense crime thriller, following the hunt for a serial killer who targets young, blonde and blue-eyed women, found dead in fields of flowers. Through a special arrangement with the NYPD, Detective Tommy Conley is permitted to observe and advise the Stockholm PD, as he suspects a connection between a series of murders in New York and a death in Sweden. Upon arrival in Stockholm, he is paired with Mikael Eklund, a Swedish cop with an aversion to American culture. Both detectives despise each other, but the two are quickly forced to resolve their differences as the mysterious killings continue. With the vicious killer still at large, Conley and Eklund embark on a hunt that leads the duo down a path of no return.

Reverie - NBC

This grounded new thriller follows Mara Kint, a former hostage negotiator and expert on human behavior who became a college professor after facing an unimaginable personal tragedy. But when her former boss, Charlie Ventana, brings her in to save ordinary people who have lost themselves in a highly advanced immersive virtual-reality program in which you can live out your wildest dreams, she finds that in saving others, she may actually have discovered a way to save herself.

Liza On Demand - YouTube Red

'Liza on Demand' follows the chaotic misadventures that ensue as the eponymous character takes on various gigs, tasks and odd jobs in her quest to climb the ranks and become an “elite tasker."


Oct 25, 2017
Excellent thread and awesome work, as always! This month is a little quieter for me outside of currently airing shows and things returning to Netflix, so it'll be a catch-up month for me. The end of the month looks really strong, though!


The Fallen
Oct 25, 2017
Toronto, Canada
Cobra Kai - Too bad there's no YT Red in Canada :(
Vida - I liked what I saw in the trailer
Fahrenheit 451 - I've been looking forward to this for a long time now

dead souls

Oct 25, 2017
Looking forward to Patrick Melrose. Showtime+Cumberbatch? Sounds potentially great to me.

Coming off of Homeland/Billions Showtime is killing it.


Oct 25, 2017
Oh thank the gods, there aren't that many additions to my seemingly never ending list of shows I want to watch.

Vida and The Rain are the only two that I'm particularly interested in, with Busted! as a potential "Eh, let's give it a look."
Apr 27, 2018
Watching WestWorld S2 at this moment. I'll start Fear The Walking Dead soon (hope it's better than the original show)


Oct 27, 2017
I am so going to be all over Rain. Three more days. :)

Safe, Fahrenheit 451 and (maybe) Reverie should also be interesting.


Oct 25, 2017
Great work RatskyWatsky

Will watch:
Dear White People - If for no other reason that this show upsets some very annoying people. It also is a good show so there's at least two good reasons to watch it.
Patrick Melrose - I'm a simple man, if it has Benedict Cumberbatch in it I will most likely watch it. Luckily for me it looks like pretty good show.
The Tale - Looks gut wrenching.
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Probably not gonna binge it on the day of release. But I've fairly consistently enjoyed the show

Might Watch:
Safe - If it's well received.
Fahrenheit 451 - If it's well received. Looks pretty good though.
The Split - I like Abi Morgan but I'm not sold on the premise so it's another "if it's well received."
Picnic at Hanging Rock - If it's well received. I adore the orignal film and TV remakes have a mixed record for me.

This is like the lightest month in quite a while! Thank fuck for that, maybe I will finally have time to be a social animal, work on bettering my self, or even go on a dat- remembers backlog ... dammit. Stop making so much good TV


Resettlement Advisor
Oct 25, 2017
Thanks, Ratsky!

Probably just Colony for me. It's a relatively thin month for new content.


Oct 25, 2017

(Also Taskmaster US, but that started last Friday, whereas original-flavour British Taskmaster is hitting tomorrow)

Umming and ahhing over whether to start a thread, one was suggested in the Game Show OT and getting more eyes on Taskmaster would benefit everyone.


Oct 31, 2017
From a UK angle....

Taskmaster UK new series on Dave ..

Also Humans Series 3 starts in May on Channel 4 (I'd guess Sunday 13th May 9pm as Homeland finishes on the 6th May 9pm timeslot)

Likely to binge on Westworld Season 1 and pick up on Season 2 if I like it.


Oct 27, 2017
You're the best, Ratsky. That said, nothing interesting this month to me aside from Cobra Kai I guess? Though it's not interesting enough to get me to subscribe to YTR.


Oct 25, 2017
Not sure it counts as new, but Arrested Development is getting a normal cut of its fourth season on May 4th!

And it mentions the fifth season is "real soon".


Oct 25, 2017
The trailer is geo-locked to the us (I tried to make a youpak link but it didn't work for me so I used a VPN, if you want to a direct link and not an embed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncfFNRKjgaI)

It's pretty amazing how out there CBS All Access is compared to its broadcast brother. And so far they're 2 for 2 on the drama side with Star Trek Disco and The Good Fight. Hope this delivers.


Oct 25, 2017
The trailer is geo-locked to the us (I tried to make a youpak link but it didn't work for me so I used a VPN, if you want to a direct link and not an embed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncfFNRKjgaI)

It's pretty amazing how out there CBS All Access is compared to its broadcast brother. And so far they're 2 for 2 on the drama side with Star Trek Disco and The Good Fight. Hope this delivers.
Oh my, I had no idea this was anywhere close to coming out. Parsons and his story is so insane and wonderful and the show looks like it has a pretty great handle on it.

Can't wait for:
L. Ron Hubbard to show up.


The Fallen
Oct 25, 2017
Probably only Colony in terms of new stuff. Fahrenheit HBO looks so bland, but I'll watch for Michael Shannon at least.

I finished Bellevue with Sookeh and it was fun and trashy Canadian noir/sad feelings up and down. Highly recommended.

I am finally getting to Marvel's Defenders and will bust through it pretty quickly, in case it's boring.


Oct 25, 2017
My only new commitments this month are Diablo Guardian and Queen Sugar. I'm cautiously optimistic about Diablo Guardian. I adore the novel and hope it survives the adaptation. Queen Sugar feels a little early compared to previous seasons, but I'm not gonna complain.

Maybe it's time I watch Dear White People since I'll have more time on my hands in May.

Chitown B

Nov 15, 2017
My only new commitments this month are Diablo Guardian and Queen Sugar. I'm cautiously optimistic about Diablo Guardian. I adore the novel and hope it survives the adaptation. Queen Sugar feels a little early compared to previous seasons, but I'm not gonna complain.

Maybe it's time I watch Dear White People since I'll have more time on my hands in May.
you should. it's really good.


Oct 25, 2017
A year and a half since its first season and having chewed through a couple of showrunners (lol, Amazon, lol) the long gestated second season of Goliath is happening.

... it looks like a very bland "prestige drama"


Oct 25, 2017
A year and a half since its first season and having chewed through a couple of showrunners (lol, Amazon, lol) the long gestated second season of Goliath is happening.

... it looks like a very bland "prestige drama"
Sooner than I was expecting!

Still no Patriot trailer :( I need my folk singing coincidence-driven spy comedy!


Oct 25, 2017
Hard to say what'll watch this month. There's not much new stuff I wanna check out. The Rain I'll probably check out some rainy Sunday when I got nothing else to do, as it's filmed at my place. But May will be all about catching up with my weekly shows and all the returning shows from April. Haven't even finished Legion S1 (got the finale left), The Expanse S1 (got the finale left), or started up The Handmaid's Tale S2, Westworld S2, The Originals S5 or Into the Badlands S3 yet. This shit is actually stressing me out a bit, as I want to be in on the discussions for these shows.


Oct 27, 2017
- Arrested development season 4
- Kimmy schmidt
- catching up on Barry
- Pose looks fun lmao

Is there any other comedy shows i should check that went up by this year?


Oct 27, 2017
Catching up on Counterpart, that show is damn good. It's kind of like Fringe meets The Americans. Highly recommended.


Oct 25, 2017
- Arrested development season 4
- Kimmy schmidt
- catching up on Barry
- Pose looks fun lmao

Is there any other comedy shows i should check that went up by this year?
Killing Eve is technically a drama. But it's also the funniest (and best) new show of the year.
Nov 30, 2017
Right now I'm only watching Silicon Valley.

Just finished the Punisher recently and it was fantastic.

The other show I need to start is Westworld season 2.


Oct 27, 2017
Catching up on Counterpart, that show is damn good. It's kind of like Fringe meets The Americans. Highly recommended.
I still have Counterpart on my watchlist (or rather waiting list ;)), but this is a good recommendation. I loved Fringe and I really like The Americans. :)
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