Fall TV Show Rundown


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Fall is quickly approaching and with that comes the premiere of a plethora of TV shows, both old and new.

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan shows CIA analyst Jack Ryan forcibly leaving his desk job and being thrown into the field after he discovers a string of bank transfers from a rising Islamic terrorist. The show stars John Krasinski, Abbie Cornish, Wendell Pierce, and Ali Suliman. All eight episodes of season one are now available for streaming on Amazon Video.

Kidding, a comedy-drama produced by Showtime, stars Jim Carrey, Frank Langella, Judy Greer, and Catherine Keener. The show follows children’s TV presenter Jeff Piccirillo, also known as Mr. Pickles, as he navigates his way through a family crisis. Kidding premiered on Sept 9.

Manifest, NBC’s new drama series, will premiere on Sept. 24. After a turbulent but routine flight, the crew and passengers of Montego Air Flight 828 return to find out the rest of the world has presumed them dead for five years, despite the fact that only a few hours have passed for them. Manifest follows the crew and passengers as they re-adjust to their normal lives, while experiencing some strange phenomenons.  The show stars Melissa Roxburgh, Josh Dallas, Athena Karkanis, J. R. Ramirez, Parveen Kaur, and Luna Blaise.

The CW will premiere a reboot of the Warner Brothers’ fantasy drama Charmed. This reboot will start on Oct. 14 and features Madeleine Mantock, Melonie Diaz, Sarah Jeffery,  Rupert Evans, Ser’Darius Blain, and Ellen Tamaki. Charmed follows three sisters, Macy, Mel, and Maggie, who find out after the death of their mother that they are powerful witches and possess the Power of Three. They use their newfound powers to protect the innocent people in their hometown from supernatural foes.  

For fans missing The Vampire Diaries and The Originals, Mystic Falls returns in the CW’s new show Legacies. The show takes place two years after the events of The Originals and will follow Hope Mikaelson, the tribrid daughter of Klaus Mikaelson and Hayley Marshall, on her adventures at the Salvatore School for the Young and Gifted. Legacies stars returning cast members Danielle Rose Russell and Matt Davis, as well as new cast members, including Kaylee Bryant and Jenny Boyd. The pilot will premiere on Oct. 25 at 9 pm.

Between comedies, dramas, and supernatural fantasy series, there will certainly be a new show for everyone to watch this fall. Make sure to check out the line-up!