New season, new shows! ABC has picked up 8 pilots to series, and we have the first-look teasers at some of the fall’s newest shows of 2016. Click to WATCH!
It’s the best and worst time of the year. While some of our favorite shows didn’t make the cut for next season, new shows have been announced that we’re really excited about. From Shonda Rhimes’ Time After Time to Hayley Atwell’s Conviction, it’s going to be a great year in TV. Keep checking back for more updates on all the fall TV shows of 2016!
Lawyer and former First Daughter Hayes Morrison (Hayley Atwell) is about to accept a job offered from her sexy nemesis, NY District Attorney Wayne Wallis, to avoid jail time for cocaine possession and avoid hurting her mother’s Senate campaign. Working with his team at the new Conviction Integrity Unit will let her use her brilliant mind to turn over cases where there is credible suspicion of wrongful conviction, and give her a chance to turn things around with her high-powered political family.
Kiefer Sutherland stars as Tom Kirkman, a lower cabinet member who unexpectedly becomes president after a devastating attack on Washington. He will struggle to prevent the country and his own family from falling into chaos, as he is thrust into one of the most difficult presidencies in history.
Still Star-Crossed, a period drama from Shondaland, picks up where the famous story of Romeo and Juliet ends, charting the treachery, palace intrigue and ill-fated romances of the Montagues and Capulets in the wake of the young lovers’ tragic fate.
*Time After Time
Author H.G. Wells is transported to modern day Manhattan in pursuit of Jack the Ripper. Once H.G. arrives in New York City, he finds a world he never thought possible and a young woman who captivates him.
Based on the web series, Downward Dog is about a struggling millennial, Nan (Allison Tolman), from the point of view of her lonely and philosophical dog, Martin. One session at obedience school already makes them realize that even at their worst, they may be the best thing for each other.
The new series is inspired by the real stories of famed criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos and cable news producer Wendy Walker.
Jenna Elfman stars as Alice, who meets the love of her life — a divorced father with three young kids. This massive shock turns Alice’s life upside-down, and her imaginary friend from childhood shows up to help her settle into her new life.
HollywoodLifers, which show are you most looking forward to seeing this fall? Let us know!