News

TV Premiere Dates 2019

When will the most anticipated new and returning shows of fall TV premiere? Find out with our calendar of TV and streaming premiere dates.

by | December 6, 2019 | Comments

Rotten Tomatoes’ premiere dates calendar keeps track of the most anticipated new series of fall TV and your favorite returning shows. Bookmark this page to get updates on when the latest Netflix series launch, when Disney+ shows will premiere, what the holiday films and specials are coming your way, and more. 


Locke and Key (Netflix)

(Photo by Netflix)

Click to open full image in new tab.

Netflix has set February 7 for the premiere of Locke and Key, the Carlton Cuse–produced adaptation of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez’s IDW comic book series that has been in development for more than a decade. The mystery series revolves around the Locke family, three siblings and their mother who move into their ancestral home – Keyhouse – after the murder of their father. Keyhouse, as the Lockes quickly discover, is filled with magical keys that hold special powers. That draws out a demon who wants to steal the keys, which may have played a role in the murder of the Locke paterfamilias. The series stars Darby Stanchfield (Scandal), Jackson Robert Scott (IT), and Connor Jessup (American Crime).



The Thirteenth Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) returns with the launch of season 12 on Wednesday, January 1 at 8 p.m. ET/PT with friends Ryan (Tosin Cole), Yasmin (Mandip Gill) and Graham (Bradley Walsh). Subsequent episodes will air Sundays at 8 p.m. ET/PT beginning January 5 on BBC America. The season kicks off with a two-part episode entitled “Spyfall.”



Last season on The Magicians, magic was saved, but at a terrible cost: Quentin Coldwater died heroically to save his friends — and the world. Julia (Stella Maeve), Alice (Olivia Taylor Dudley), Eliot (Hale Appleman), Margo (Summer Bishil), Penny (Arjun Gupta), and their friends (and frenemies) must learn to navigate a world without him. In season 5, premiering January 15 at 10 p.m. ET/9C, a new threat has arisen: in freeing magic, the balance tipped the other way and there’s too damn much of it. As the excess builds, an apocalypse looms.



Cantankerous Larry David returns for season 10 of his HBO drama in January. Vince Vaughn joins the fun in a multi-episode arc.



Better Call Saul will return with a two-night premiere event on February 23 and 24, 2020. The fifth season will premiere on Sunday, February 23 at 10 p.m. ET/9C following a new episode of The Walking Dead. The season will continue the next night, Monday, February 24, with an encore presentation of the season premiere at 8 p.m. ET/7C followed by the season’s second episode at 9 p.m. ET/8C. Subsequent episodes will air Monday nights at 9 p.m. ET/8C. The new season will find Bob Odenkirk’s Jimmy McGill finally embracing his Saul Goodman persona to practice law, and the fallout that ensues for everyone around him, including fellow attorney and girlfriend Kim Wexler (Rhea Seehorn), fixer Mike Ehrmantraut (Jonathan Banks), meth kingpin/restauranteur Gus Fring (Giancarlo Esposito), and Jimmy’s criminal associate Nacho Varga (Michael Mando).


Find out when the rest of your favorite shows return and new shows premiere below.

Update (12/12): Pavarotti (Dec. 30), Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Jan. 24), Next in Fashion (Jan. 29), Briarpatch (Feb. 6), The Sinner (Feb. 6), Interrogation (Feb. 6), Wrong Man (Feb. 9), Hillary (Mar. 6), Ride with Norman Reedus (Mar. 8); Messiah (Jan. 1)


Like this? Subscribe to our newsletter and get more features, news, and guides in your inbox every week.


  December | 2020 TV Premiere Dates

ARCHIVE: January | February | March | April  | May | June | July | August | September

OctoberNovember | 2018 Premieres

Also: Renewed & Cancelled


December


Sunday, Dec. 1
Dead Kids (2019) 17% Netflix
Brain Games: Season 8 (2020)  8 p.m., National Geographic

Monday, Dec. 2
Making It: Season 2 (2019)  NBC

Tuesday, Dec. 3
Tiffany Haddish: Black Mitzvah (2019) Netflix
The First Temptation of Christ (2019) Netflix
Team Kaylie: Part 2 ()  Netflix
One Day at Disney (2019)  Disney+

Wednesday, Dec. 4

Let's Dance (2019) Netflix
() % Netflix
Magic for Humans: Season 2 (2019)  Netflix
The Moodys: Season 1 (2019) 64% 9 p.m., Fox
Vikings: Season 6 (2019) 100% 9 p.m., History
Five Day Biz Fix: Season 1 (2019) CNBC
The Gulf: Season 1 (2019)  Sundance Now

Thursday, Dec. 5
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Season 3 (2019) 79% Amazon Prime Video
A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby (2019) 36% Netflix
Same Time, Next Christmas (2019) Netflix
Apache: The Life of Carlos Tevez: Season 1 (2019)  Netflix
Home for Christmas: Season 1 (2019)  Netflix
V Wars: Season 1 (2019) 56% Netflix
Growing Up Hip Hop: Season 5 (2019) WE tv
Tell Me a Story: Season 2 (2019)  CBS All Access

Friday, Dec. 6
Reprisal: Season 1 (2019) 53% Hulu
Into the Dark, Episode 3: "A Nasty Piece of Work" 82% Hulu
Astronomy Club: The Sketch Show: Season 1 (2019) 100% Netflix
The Chosen One: Season 2 (2019) Netflix
The Confession Killer: Season 1 (2019) 100% Netflix
Fuller House: Season 5 (2019)  Netflix
Glow Up: Season 1 (2019)  Netflix
Marriage Story (2019) 94% Netflix
Spirit Riding Free: The Spirit of Christmas (2019)  Netflix
Three Days of Christmas: Season 1 ()  Netflix
Teasing Master Takagi-san: Season 2 (2019)  Netflix
Triad Princess: Season 1 (2019) Netflix
Virgin River: Season 1 (2019)  Netflix
Truth Be Told: Season 1 (2019) 31% Apple TV+
One Day at Disney: Shorts: Season 1 (2019) Disney+
Clifford the Big Red Dog: Season 1 () Amazon Prime Video

Sunday, Dec. 8
The L Word: Generation Q: Season 1 (2019) 81% 10 p.m., Showtime
Expedition Bigfoot: Season 1 (2019)  10 p.m., Travel Channel
Work in Progress: Season 1 (2019) 100% 11 p.m., Showtime

Monday, Dec. 9
A Family Reunion Christmas, Netflix
The Heart Guy: Season 4 (2019) Acorn TV

Tuesday, Dec. 10
Michelle Wolf: Joke Show (2019) 100% Netflix
Ellen's Greatest Night of Giveaways: Season 1 (2019) NBC

Thursday, Dec. 12
Jack Whitehall: Christmas with my Father (2019) Netflix

Friday, Dec. 13
The Expanse: Season 4 (2019) 100% Amazon Prime Video
6 Underground (2019) 36% Netflix
Marvel's Runaways: Season 3 (2019) 83% Hulu
The Grand Tour: Season 4 (2019) Amazon Prime Video

Sunday, Dec. 15
A Very Merry Cavallari, 10 p.m., E!

Monday, Dec. 16
Slings & Arrows: Season 3, Acorn TV
Laurel Canyon, 9 p.m., Epix

Tuesday, Dec. 17
Ronny Chieng: Asian Comedian Destroys America! (2019) Netflix

Wednesday, Dec. 18
Don't F**K with Cats: Hunting An Internet Killer: Limited Series (2019) 67% Netflix
Soundtrack: Season 1 (2019) 38% Netflix
Mad About You: Season 1 (2019) 42% Part 2, Spectrum On Demand
Wisting, Sundance Now
()  ABC
Good Times: Live in Front of a Studio Audience, ABC

Thursday, Dec. 19
() Netflix
Ultraviolet: Season 2 (2019) Netflix
Season 1: Season 1 (2019) Netflix
A Christmas Carol (2018) 52% 7:30 p.m., FX

Friday, Dec. 20
The Two Popes (2019) 89% Netflix
The Witcher: Season 1 (2019) 68% Netflix
The Aeronauts (2019) 71% Amazon Prime Video
Pick of the Litter: Season 1 (2019)  Disney+
Togo (2019) 92% Disney+

Saturday, Dec. 21
Crash Landing on You: Season 1 (2019)  Netflix

Monday, Dec. 23
From Father to Daughter, Acorn TV

Tuesday, Dec. 24
Lost in Space: Season 2 (2019) 85% Netflix
John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch (2019) 96% Netflix
Terrace House: Tokyo 2019-2020: Part 2, Netflix
Carole & Tuesday: Part 2, Netflix
Como caído del cielo (2019) Netflix

Wednesday, Dec. 25
Murdoch Mysteries: Season 13, Acorn TV
Call the Midwife: Holiday Special, PBS
Lucy Worsley’s 12 Days of Tudor Christmas, PBS

Thursday, Dec. 26
Close to the Enemy: Miniseries (2016) Sundance Now
You: Season 2 (2019) 87% Netflix
The App (2019)  Netflix
() % Netflix
Fast & Furious: Spy Racers: Season 1 (2019) 83% Netflix

Friday, Dec. 27
Into the Dark, Episode 4: "Midnight Kiss" 56% Hulu
The Gift: Season 1 (2019)  Netflix
Kevin Hart: Don't F... This Up: Season 1 (2019)  Netflix
()  Showtime
Duran Duran: There's Something You Should Know (2018) 83% Showtime

Saturday, Dec. 28
Hot Gimmick: Girl Meets Boy, Netflix

Sunday, Dec. 29
Flirty Dancing: Season 1 (2019) 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, Fox

Monday, Dec. 30
Alexa & Katie: Season 3 (2019) : Holiday Episode, Netflix
The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.: Reawakened, Netflix
Pavarotti, 8 p.m., Showtime

Tuesday, Dec. 31
The Degenerates: Season 2 (2019) Netflix
The Neighbor​, Netflix
Yanxi Palace: Princess Adventures, Netflix
Ghost Stories (2020) 33% Netflix


Back to Top



Back to Top


Like this? Subscribe to our newsletter and get more features, news, and guides in your inbox every week.

  December |  | 2020 TV Premiere Dates

ARCHIVE: January | February | March | April  | May | June | July | August | September

October | November | 2018 Premieres

Also: Renewed & Cancelled

Pages: 1 2 3 4 Next

Tag Cloud

Television Critics Association movie Family football justice league Britbox Turner Esquire USA worst movies E3 singing competition biopic indiana jones Pet Sematary crime drama Pride Month Marvel Television CW Seed space heist movie Musical archives HBO Max nfl Discovery Channel monster movies Winners 72 Emmy Awards based on movie fast and furious Calendar Turner Classic Movies marvel cinematic universe Marvel Studios BBC teaser Rock Tumblr Nat Geo APB video on demand popular transformers TruTV RT21 stand-up comedy all-time feel good IFC Films revenge true crime blaxploitation American Society of Cinematographers international boxoffice Rocketman aliens Food Network Trivia FX critics directors miniseries Writers Guild of America renewed TV shows Arrowverse superhero mob trailers DirecTV TLC New York Comic Con Election BBC One award winner south america CMT japanese Baby Yoda CBS All Access DC Universe Netflix Christmas movies Warner Bros. independent cults Countdown streaming LGBTQ Action YouTube Red Marathons Travel Channel Showtime Walt Disney Pictures Legendary GoT docuseries supernatural scary Comic Book news game of thrones Reality Competition Neflix a nightmare on elm street comics FOX Superheroe Fall TV discovery comiccon gangster Black Mirror Nickelodeon romantic comedy toy story basketball disaster prank Trailer Comedy Central legend Thanksgiving Columbia Pictures El Rey new york Academy Awards CNN Pacific Islander toronto police drama live action comic Freeform name the review FXX Vudu Toys Character Guide hollywood Spectrum Originals TCA 2017 Box Office sequel Polls and Games Apple TV+ french canceled rt labs critics edition Grammys slasher Stephen King Photos anime VICE MSNBC Podcast RT History australia 93rd Oscars black comedy CBS Tarantino Pop TV marvel comics franchise NYCC TCA Awards documentaries godzilla Crackle Funimation suspense Crunchyroll witnail dark ghosts Exclusive Video IFC Mary Poppins Returns zero dark thirty Disney Paramount cancelled ESPN parents Reality A&E halloween tv vampires Spring TV The Arrangement Animation composers festivals Epix Cosplay PlayStation 2019 YouTube Amazon First Reviews Lifetime television stop motion robots spain scary movies Peacock comic book movie Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Elton John posters San Diego Comic-Con Sneak Peek new zealand medical drama art house Extras AMC Plus TV movies Hear Us Out crime thriller hispanic heritage month First Look cinemax sports Marvel jamie lee curtis LGBT razzies films USA Network sopranos joker vs. comic books Mary poppins casting Starz A24 ITV Emmys anthology Valentine's Day sequels Year in Review olympics dragons theme song TV TCM 24 frames young adult Nominations Lionsgate 2016 The Walt Disney Company Spike Quiz TCA The Purge dceu cancelled TV shows japan Tomatazos Paramount Plus GLAAD Summer Fantasy Ellie Kemper MTV adaptation Brie Larson Image Comics Amazon Prime aapi hist X-Men Anna Paquin 99% spinoff king arthur Opinion Certified Fresh zombie batman TV renewals Mystery kong Disney Channel Winter TV President dc unscripted richard e. Grant critic resources Trophy Talk new star wars movies nbcuniversal 4/20 AMC TV Land Biopics Disney streaming service Syfy telelvision mutant YA HBO Go Star Wars dramedy Television Academy cancelled TV series cancelled television reboot comedies Captain marvel series chucky Cannes natural history 007 The Walking Dead social media Disney+ Disney Plus NBA war DGA Set visit Film slashers Black History Month classics Logo 73rd Emmy Awards Paramount Network rt labs kaiju mcc History Mary Tyler Moore christmas movies Mindy Kaling Super Bowl PBS Interview laika political drama science fiction green book 71st Emmy Awards See It Skip It concert SDCC wonder woman politics Acorn TV foreign VOD 90s binge Pirates nature Western stoner Sundance TV Ovation BAFTA game show NBC Dark Horse Comics cartoon Classic Film book Endgame spanish language Best and Worst indie Instagram Live tv talk The CW Musicals movies historical drama king kong FX on Hulu rom-coms romance blockbuster TCA Winter 2020 know your critic TV One Sundance Now sitcom zombies BBC America 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards rotten Teen Hulu BET die hard Pixar Country Fox Searchlight Disney Plus ABC crossover halloween versus TNT criterion Kids & Family Hallmark debate blockbusters canceled TV shows MCU 2021 Star Trek streaming movies free movies comic book movies scene in color action-comedy Rom-Com scorecard Bravo dreamworks 2018 talk show screen actors guild Apple TV Plus Schedule Apple Broadway travel golden globe awards Fox News adenture women Masterpiece rotten movies we love TBS Lifetime Christmas movies finale Infographic venice Binge Guide Music asian-american diversity rt archives 45 spanish adventure cooking dexter fresh harry potter Emmy Nominations best 2017 ABC Family james bond Oscars jurassic park thriller Alien Christmas SXSW Lucasfilm 1990s Sundance reviews Comics on TV documentary Shudder boxing psycho Hallmark Christmas movies WGN DC streaming service Heroines SundanceTV cats hidden camera universal monsters worst spider-man Pop superman Netflix Awards Tour Ghostbusters docudrama elevated horror BET Awards mission: impossible Red Carpet biography Avengers Adult Swim 20th Century Fox ABC Signature Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Video Games spy thriller live event facebook black child's play IMDb TV deadpool technology high school period drama Superheroes National Geographic Rocky kids animated ID PaleyFest mockumentary Martial Arts Tubi golden globes Drama remakes Chernobyl Wes Anderson WarnerMedia Premiere Dates sag awards Sony Pictures Awards psychological thriller Creative Arts Emmys cars book adaptation 2020 genre Cartoon Network festival screenings 2015 video twilight Watching Series doctor who children's TV target latino cops Holiday E! Sci-Fi VH1 Amazon Prime Video crime obituary 21st Century Fox HBO TIFF italian The Witch The Academy breaking bad Mudbound OWN serial killer quibi hispanic Song of Ice and Fire Comedy what to watch OneApp lord of the rings dogs Universal Pictures strong female leads Horror royal family werewolf Tokyo Olympics Women's History Month Holidays Comic-Con@Home 2021 saw spider-verse YouTube Premium Universal Shondaland Film Festival ratings emmy awards ViacomCBS Amazon Studios DC Comics satire pirates of the caribbean GIFs