Apple TV+’s ‘Foundation’ Top Anticipated New Show in September

Apple TV+’s science-fiction series “Foundation” was the top anticipated new show on the TV Time chart for September, while Netflix’s “Sex Education” was the most anticipated returning show.

“Foundation,” which debuts Sept. 24, is an adaptation of Isaac Asimov’s classic sci-fi novels. The story follows a group of exiles who learn that the only way to save the Galactic Empire from destruction is to defy it. Dr. Hari Seldon (Jared Harris) predicts the fall of the Empire and he and his followers establish the Foundation to attempt to provide civilization a future. The series also stars Lee Pace, Terrance Mann, Cassian Bilton, Lou Llobell, Leah Harvey, Laura Birn and Alfred Enoch.

The second-most-anticipated new show was Hulu’s “Y: The Last Man,” debuting Sept. 13. The DC Comic-based series takes place in a post-apocalyptic world in which a cataclysmic event decimates every mammal with a Y chromosome.

Taking the third spot on the new show chart was Disney+’s “Star Wars: Visions,” which debuts Sept. 22. It’s a collection of animated short films based on the “Star Wars” universe presented by top anime creators.

Netflix took the top three spots on the returning shows chart. Season three of top returning show “Sex Education,” a teen comedy, starts streaming Sept. 17. Season five of Spanish crime heist show “Money Heist,” No. 2 on the returning show chart, comes out Sept. 3. And season two of the Belgian sci-fi thriller “Into the Night,” which landed at No. 3 on the returning show chart, debuts Sept. 8.

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Most Anticipated New Shows for September:

  1. “Foundation” (Apple TV+) — Sept. 24
  2. “Y: The Last Man” (Hulu) — Sept. 13
  3. “Star Wars: Visions” (Disney+) — Sept. 22
  4. “Midnight Mass” (Netflix) — Sept. 24
  5. “Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol” (Peacock) — Sept. 16

 

Most Anticipated Returning Shows for September:

  1. “Sex Education” (Netflix) — Sept. 17
  2. “Money Heist” (Netflix) — Sept. 3
  3. “Into the Night” (Netflix) — Sept. 8
  4. “American Crime Story” (FX) — Sept. 7
  5. “The Morning Show” (Apple TV+) — Sept. 17

Disney+’s ‘What If …’ Top Anticipated New Show in August

Disney+’s “What If …” was the top anticipated new show on the TV Time chart for August.

The Marvel Universe animated anthology series, debuting Aug. 11, explores major Marvel moments had they gone differently.

Two new Hulu shows took the second and third spots on the chart. “Nine Perfect Strangers” (No. 2) is based on the New York Times bestseller about a health and wellness resort and debuts Aug. 18. “Only Murders in the Building” (No. 3) is a comedy murder mystery series and hits screens Aug. 31.

Topping the anticipated returning shows chart for August was NBC’s long-running cop comedy “Brooklyn Nine-Nine.” The show’s eighth season debuts Aug. 12.

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Most Anticipated New Shows for August:

  1. “What If …” (Disney+) — Aug. 11
  2. “Nine Perfect Strangers” (Hulu) — Aug. 18
  3. “Only Murders in the Building” (Hulu) — Aug. 31
  4. “Heels” (Starz) — Aug. 15
  5. “The Chair” (Netflix) — Aug. 20

 

Most Anticipated Returning Shows for August:

  1. “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” (NBC) — Aug. 12
  2. “American Horror Story” (FX) — Aug. 26
  3. “Control Z” (Netflix) — Aug. 4
  4. “Titans” (2018)(HBO Max) — Aug. 12
  5. “See” (Apple TV+) — Aug. 27

TV Time: Disney+ Series ‘The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’ Top Anticipated New Show in March

The Disney+ Series “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier” was the top anticipated new show on the TV Time chart for March.

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“The Falcon and the Winder Soldier,” debuting on March 19, features Sebastian Stan and Anthony Mackie reprising their Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero roles. The mismatched duo teams up for a global adventure.

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Also appearing on the new show chart were three other series from streamers. At No. 2 was “Foundation,” debuting March 1 on Apple TV+. It’s a science fiction show based on the book series of the same name by Isaac Asimov. At No. 3 was HBO Max’s Zack Snyder’s Justice League, the director’s new cut of the Warner Bros. film hitting home screens March 18. And at No. 5 behind NBC’s sci-fi series “Debris” was another superhero series, “Invincible,” coming out on Amazon Prime Video March 26. It’s an adult animated show based on the comic book character of the same name by Robert Kirkman.

 

Most Anticipated New Shows for March:

  1. “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier” (Disney+) — March 19
  2. “Foundation” (Apple TV+) — March 1
  3. Zack Snyder’s Justice League (HBO Max) — March 18
  4. “Debris” (NBC) — March 1
  5. “Invincible” (Amazon Prime Video) — March 26

 

Most Anticipated Returning Shows for March:

  1. “My Hero Academia” (NTV) — March 27
  2. “The Flash” (2014) (CW) — March 2
  3. “Good Girls” (NBC) — March 7
  4. “Love Alarm” (Netflix) — March 12
  5. “Final Space” (TBS) — March 20

CW’s ‘Superman & Lois’ Top Anticipated New Show on February TV Time Chart

The CW’s “Superman & Lois” was the top anticipated new show, and the CBC’s “Workin’ Moms” the top anticipated returning show, on the TV Time Charts for February.

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“Superman & Lois,” debuting on the CW Feb. 23, follows the famous superhero and journalist, who after years of facing supervillains, monsters, and aliens, try to deal with the stress and complexities that come with raising two boys as working parents.

Season five of the comedy “Workin’ Moms” debuts Feb. 16 on Canada’s CBC.

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Netflix took two of the top five spots on the new show chart. At No. 4 was “Firefly Lane,” debuting Feb. 3. It follows Tully and Kate, who meet as young girls on Firefly Lane and become inseparable friends throughout 30 years of ups and downs. At No. 5 was “Tribes of Europa,” hitting screens Feb. 19. Set in 2070, it follows three siblings trying to change the fate of Europe after a global catastrophe fractures it into countless micro-states fighting for dominance.

Among other streamers, Apple TV+’s “For All Mankind” came in at No. 3 and Amazon’s “The Family Man” at No. 4 on the returning shows chart. Both debut their sophomore seasons in February. The alt-history series “For All Mankind” moves to 1983 in the midst of the Cold War, where tensions between the U.S. and the USSR are at their peak. “The Family Man” is an Indian spy series.

 

Most Anticipated New Shows for February:

  1. “Superman & Lois” (CW) — Feb. 23
  2. “Clarice” (CBS) — Feb. 11
  3. “The Equalizer” (CBS) — Feb. 7
  4. “Firefly Lane” (Netflix) — Feb. 3
  5. “Tribes of Europa” (Netflix) — Feb. 19

 

Most Anticipated Returning Shows for February:

  1. “Workin’ Moms” (CBC) — Feb. 16
  2. “Black Lightning” (CW) — Feb. 8
  3. “For All Mankind” (Apple TV+) — Feb. 19
  4. “The Family Man” (Amazon Prime Video) — Feb. 12
  5. “Harrow” (ABC) — Feb. 7

‘The Stand’ Top New, ‘Attack on Titan’ Top Returning Shows on TV Time Anticipated Series Charts for December

CBS All Access’s “The Stand” was the most anticipated new show, while “Attack on Titan” was the top anticipated returning show on the TV Time charts for December.

“The Stand,” a limited series based on the Stephen King novel, is a nine-episode production starring Whoopi Goldberg and Alexander Skarsgard. The series chronicles King’s apocalyptic vision of a world decimated by plague and embroiled in an elemental struggle between good and evil. The fate of mankind rests on the shoulders of the 108-year-old Mother Abagail (Goldberg) and a handful of survivors. Their worst nightmares are embodied in a man with a lethal smile and unspeakable powers: Randall Flagg (Skarsgard), the Dark Man.

The fourth and final season of anime series “Attack on Titan” is streaming on various services around the world beginning Dec. 7. The series based on the manga is set in a world where humanity lives within cities surrounded by enormous walls that protect them from gigantic man-eating humanoids referred to as Titans.

Taking the silver on the anticipated new series chart was Netflix’s “Bridgerton,” hitting screens on Christmas. The romance series is produced by Shonda Rhimes and is based on Julia Quinn’s bestsellers about eight close-knit siblings of the Bridgerton family looking for love and happiness in London high society.

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Coming in at No. 2 on the returning shows chart was the adult animation series “Big Mouth,” season four of which debuted Dec. 4. The series follows a group of kids facing the horrors and delights of puberty.

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Most Anticipated New Shows for December:

  1. “The Stand” (CBS All Access) — Dec. 17
  2. “Bridgerton” (Netflix) — Dec. 25
  3. “Your Honor” (Showtime) — Dec. 6
  4. “The Wilds” (Amazon Prime Video) — Dec. 11
  5. “Tiny Pretty Things” (Netflix) — Dec. 14

 

Most Anticipated Returning Shows for December:

  1. “Attack on Titan” — Dec. 7
  2. “Big Mouth” (Netflix) — Dec. 4
  3. “Shameless” (Showtime) — Dec. 6
  4. “Home for Christmas” (Netflix) — Dec. 18
  5. “The Expanse” (Amazon Prime Video) — Dec. 16