<This new year is also the beginning of a decade, and with it comes a torrent never before seen of excellent television series of various genres, offered by more and more services of streaming and chains. It doesn't matter if you feel like watching comedy, science fiction, drama, some suspense or a docuserieWell, this year there will be a lot of quality television. For you to prepare, we create this list of the most anticipated series of 2020. Enjoy!
Star Trek: Picard(CBS All Access, January 23)
No Star Trek fan can miss this series. Patrick Stewart return to his role as Jean-Luc Picard to guide his team after the events in Star Trek: Nemesis, including the destruction of the planet Romulus and the death of Data. The series, which occurs 20 years later, at the end of the 24th century, introduce many new characters along with others who return. Stewart is also an executive producer. The first season will have 10 episodes.
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier(Disney Plus)
This series tell the story of how Sam Wilson (aka Falcon) and Bucky Barnes (Winter Soldier) deal with the consequences of the events of Avengers: Endgamey face what might be their new purpose (and their new powers, now that Falcon has received the shield of Captain America). Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan repeat their roles in this series with which Disney Plus seeks to expand the Marvel Universe with series and movies. The first season will only have six episodes.
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The new pope(HBO, Canal +, January 13)
In this dramatic series that is the continuation of The Young Pope (2016), Jude Law returns to his role as Pope Po XIII and John Malkovich is Pope John Paul III, who is now the new Pope. The nine episode show, which was first broadcast on January 10 on the Sky Atlantic channel, was originally to be considered the second season of The Young Pope. You can't miss the appearances of Sharon Stone and Marilyn Manson.
The Walking Dead: World Beyond(AMC, TBA)
If you are a fan of The walking dead, you don't want to miss the most recent derivative of this post-apocalyptic horror drama. Set in another part of the world, now another group of survivors try to live in the new world. The program takes place 10 years after the beginning of the apocalypse, and the protagonists will be two young women who do not know a different world than the current one, which can turn you into a hero or a villain, depending on how your group has survived during the last decade .
The original science fiction film of 2013, starring Chris Evans, is based on the French graphic novel Le Transperceneige. This new version in serial format be a thriller post-apocalyptic dystopic. Passengers traveling aboard the giant Snowpiercer train try to survive in a world that has become a frozen pramo. The protagonists are Daveed Diggs and Jennifer Connelly.
The stand(CBS All Access)
This post-apocalyptic horror and fantasy miniseries, based on Stephen King's novel of the same name, is the most recent interpretation of a story about a world devastated by a plague where survivors face a struggle between good and evil. Mother Abigail, 108, and the survivors, must try to save the world from the Dark Man, Randall Flagg. This is the second time that the novel is converted into a mini-series; The first was in 1994 by ABC. The protagonists are James Marsden, Amber Heard and Greg Kinnear, with Whoopi Goldberg as Mother Abigail and Alexander Skarsgard as Flagg.
This drama and horror series, Jordan Peele's most recent project, is based on a novel by Matt Ruff. The story revolves around Atticus Black, who embarks on a road trip with her friend Letitia and her to George to find her lost father. Set in the 50s, the characters face horrors of American racism, in addition to supernatural forces. Jonathan Majors stars in the role of Black and Jurnee Smollett-Bell in the role of Letitia, with Courtney B. Vance as George. You can see a taste around the second 28 of the next HBO premieres video (above).
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, who won the Emmy awards this year for her series Fleabag Y Killing Eve, is executive producer of this thriller Comedy about Ruby Dixie, a woman who wants to reinvent herself by contacting an old love, Billy Johnson, who is a successful life guide. Merritt Weaver plays Dixie and Domhnall Gleesones Johnson. Waller-Bridge also appears as a character named Flick.
Avenue 5(HBO, January 19)
Another from HBO. This science fiction comedy is set in space, in a future style Star trek, and presents a star cast headed by Hugh Laurie as the captain, with Josh Gad as the clueless billionaire who owns the ship, Suzy Nakamura as the associate owner and Zach Woods as the director of customer relations. With the funny triler and Will Smith among the executive producers, it is worth checking out.
The Outsider(HBO, January 12)
This chilling miniseries is also based on a Stephen King novel. Terry Maitland, a popular children's baseball coach and coach is arrested and accused of raping, mutilating and killing an 11-year-old boy. He maintains that he is innocent, but the people turn against him while facing the charges and those who know him try to rectify the evidence. With Ben Mendelsohn in the role of detective Ralph Anderson and Jason Bateman as Maitland, this being a thriller safety pin.
Messiah (Netflix, January 1)
Perfect for a new year marathon, this thriller starring Mehdi Dehbi, Tomer Sisley, Michelle Monaghan and John Ortiz addresses the issue of the reaction of the modern world to a man who claims to be the return of Jesus incarnate. Apparently he can grant miracles, which is made of a large number of desperate believing followers. Is it the leader of a cult? A cheater? A true tables? Whoever it is, in this new apocalyptic series, many suspect their actions.
Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer(Amazon Prime Video, January 31)
Fans of real-life crime stories will devour this. It's a docuserie about Elizabeth Kendall, ex-girlfriend of serial killer Ted Bundy, and her daughter Molly, who speak for the first time after 40 years of silence. They share their experiences with the charismatic murderer and reveal new and disturbing details about their lives. Although enough documentaries and films have already been made about this dreadfully sinister and brutal murderer, it offers a completely different perspective. Includes family photos never seen before.