12 TV shows we can’t wait for in 2017

Still Star-Crossed

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When you hear the name Shonda Rhimes you know that you’re going to be in for a good time. Which is why our ears pricked up about a new take on Romeo and Juliet. Following Rosaline, whom rejected Romeo pre-play as she deals with politics of 16th Century Verona

The Punisher 

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Another Netflix Marvel offering places the spotlight on Frank Castle, including guest appearances by Karen Page and probably Daredevil this will be the first Marvel show too focus on a villain and will potentially be connected too the Defenders series.

American Gods 

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When ex-convict ‘Shadow’ is taken out of prison on early release too attend his wife’s funeral he happens across a man named ‘Wednesday’ whom offers his some work. Things might not be exactly what they seem as they cross America.

The Handmaiden’s Tale

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In a future, America is under a totalitarian theocracy, Offred is kept as the concubine too The Commander. Forced into sex-slavery as a way of repopulating the earth, Offred works through the new system and tries to figure out a way too free herself.

Beyond

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A boy wakes twelve years after a coma only things aren’t exactly what they appear too be as he begins to form mysterious abilities and he’s thrown into a conspiracy theory where he learns he can’t trust anyone around him.

Powerless

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How does life work in a world of superheroes when you’re just ordinary? It’s a daily task for Emily Locke an insurance adjuster in a Gotham-city like world. But even worse are the ‘normal’ villains including her new boss Del.

Room 104

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In a single hotel room, five different stories are told and the assorted characters whom pass through it at different times. Room 104 is a look in the vunerable and often strange goings on in mid-size hotels.

Emerald City 

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Coming this January, a New Oz is rising in the Emerald City. Emerald City takes a dark look at what exactly the origin of the city is in between the Witches and Dorothy. A fantasy Game of Thrones esque look at one of the most well known fantasy landscapes.

A Series of Unfortunate Events

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After a less than stellar movie adaptation Lemony Snicket’s “A series of Unfortunate Events” has been given another chance with a Netflix adaptation. The three Baudelaire children have their lives rocked forever when their parents perished (perished means killed) and their wicked uncle tries too get at their inheritance.

Riverdale

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The Archie comics are getting a dark twisted TV adaptation with this CW series. Archie’s got a six pack and is juggling the interests of many different girls including one teacher.

Legion

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Another Marvel comic adaptation but not as you know it. Legion tells the story of David Haller, a man with an outlandish amount of power. Only a different part of his split personality takes over, commanding a different part of his power. Things seem to be on a downwards spiral until he meets a mysterious woman.

Sharp Objects

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Another dark offering by Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn, a reporter leaves a mental hospital and returns too her hometown in order too investigate a gruesome murder. Dark and complicated female characters and plot twists, Sharp Objects is one too note down in your diary.

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