What are the best new TV shows that you can watch this fall 2013? Continue reading and find out more about the top 10 best shows this fall!
With the summer half way to the end, the days near the pool are wrapping up and what a better way to make it count than a Must-Watch TV shows list for the 2013 Fall. With more than 40 new TV series announced on ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and the CW, judging by their trailers, here is a top 10. Make sure you’re marking them on your calendar!
Top 10 Best New TV Shows for Fall 2013
Cast: Tom Mison (Ichabod Crane), Nicole Beharie (Det. Abbie Mills), Orlando Jones (Capt. Frank Irving), Katia Winter (Katrina Crane), John Cho (Andy Dunn). Clancy Brown (Sheriff August Corbin), Richard Cetrone (Headless Horseman)
Plot: Ichabod Crane and the Headless Horseman are brought from 18th century to the present day by some time-travel conspiracy. Waking up in the modern Sleepy Hollow, Crane partners with a local detective to figure out a 250 years-old mystery.
Premiere Date: September 16
Day, Time and Channel: Mondays at 9 pm on FOX
Genre: Sci-fi, Thriller
Credits: Len Wiseman (Director), Phillip Iscove, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci (Writers), Phillip Iscove, Heather Kadin (Executive Producers)
Cast: Jonathan Rhys Meyers (Dracula), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Jonathan Harker), Ben Miles (Browning), Jessica de Gouw (Mina Murray), Thomas Kretschmann (Abraham Van Helsing), Nonso Anozie (R.M. Renfield)
Plot: Giving a twist to Bram Stoker’s novel, we are introduced to Dracula, an American businessman who arrives in 19th century London with the displayed intention of bringing modern science to Victorian society. Underneath that façade, his true intention is revenge against the descendents of those who cursed him and ruined his life centuries ago. It seems like nothing could hinder his plan, except falling in love with a woman who is the spitting image of his dead wife.
Premiere Date: October 25
Day, Time and Channel: Fridays at 10 pm on NBC
Genre: Drama, Horror
Credits: Andy Goddard, Steve Shill (Directors), Cole Haddon, Rebecca Kirsch, Daniel Knauf (Writers), Christopher Hall (Producer), Harley Peyton (Co-executive producer)
The Crazy Ones
Cast: Robin Williams (Simon Robers), Sarah Michelle Gellar (Sydney Roberts), Hamish Linklater (Andrew), Amanda Setton (Lauren Slotsky), James Wolk (Zach Cropper)
Plot: As an advertising agency, you have to give your best in order for you to make it to another day. But when the head of the advertising agency is a capricious, erratic father and his co-founder is his antagonistic daughter, you can bet there will be sparks flying. In the center of this boiling mix is Zach Cropper, the cheeky, although charming copywriter who messes things up, from time to time.
Premiere Date: September 26
Day, Time and Channel: Thursdays at 9 pm on CBS
Credits: Jason Winer (Director), David E. Kelley (Writer), Tommy Burns (Producer), Bill D’Elia (Executive Producer), Aaron Greenberg (Associate Producer)
Cast: Danielle Campbell (Davina), Eka Darville (Diego), Charles Michael Davis (Marcel), Daniel Gillis (Elijah), Callard Harris (Thierry), Claire Holt (Rebekah), Joseph Morgan (Klaus)
Plot: The Vampire Diaries spin-off presents us a torn Klaus who is back in New Orleans, a city that his family built, now controlled by Marcel, his former best friend and protégé. Having a baby on its way, Klaus is trying to claim back his city while gathering allies for the income battle.
Premiere Date: October 15
Day, Time and Channel: Tuesdays at 8 pm on The CW
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-fi
Credits: Michael Narducci, Julie Plec (Writers), Gina Girolamo, Leslie Morgenstein (Executive Producers), Ron McLeod (Producer)
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland
Cast: Peter Gadiot (Cyrus), John Lithgow (The White Rabbit), Sophie Lowe (Alice), Emma Rigby (Queen of Hearts), Michael Socha (Knave of Hearts)
Plot: Returned from her adventure, Alice reveals what marvels she encountered in that extraordinary land, like the invisible cat or the hookah smoking caterpillar or the eccentric queen. But because it is the Victorian Era, nobody believes her, considering her a troubled girl. The doctors’ desire is to cure her, but the treatment will make her oblivious to everything that had happened. Although she wants to forget, she can’t deny her feeling for that genie. No matter what everybody is telling her, in her heart she knows that impossible land is real.
Premiere Date: October 10
Day, Time and Channel: Thursdays at 8 pm on ABC
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Credits: Ralph Hemecker (Director), Adam Horowitz, Edward Kitsis (Writers), Jane Espenson (Consulting Producer), Zack Estrin, Steve Pearlman (Executive Producers)
Cast: Dylan McDermott (Agent Duncan Carlisle), Toni Collette (Dr. Ellen Sanders), Tate Donovan (Brian Sanders), Sandrine Holt (Maria Gonzales), Rhys Coiro (Kramer Daly), Billy Brown (Archer Petit), James Naughton (President Paul Kincaid)
Plot: As Dr. Ellen Sanders is preparing for the president’s operation, her husband and her children are captured by rogue FBI Agent Duncan Carlisle and she finds herself, against her will, in a political conspiracy. In order to save her family, she has to kill the head of state.
Premiere Date: September 23
Day, Time and Channel: Mondays at 10 pm on CBS
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Credits: Jeffrey Nachmanoff (Director), Alon Aranya, Omri Givon (Writers), Joseph Berger-Davis (Associate Producer), Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman (Executive Producers)
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Cast: Ming-Na (Melinda May), Clark Gregg (Phil Coulson), Elizabeth Henstridge (Jemma Simmons), Iain De Caestecker (Leo Fitz), Brett Dalton (Grant Ward), Chloe Bennet (Skye)
Plot: Agent Phil Coulson puts together a highly trained team, whose members are agents from Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistic Division, also known as S.H.I.E.L.D. Together they investigate the unusual, protecting the ordinary from the extraordinary.
Premiere Date: September 24
Day, Time and Channel: Tuesdays at 8 pm on ABC
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-fi
Credits: Joss Whedon (Director), Jack Kirby, Stan Lee, Jed Whedon (Writers), Jeffrey Bell (Executive Producer), Garry A. Brown(Producer), Chris Cheramie (Co-Producer)
The Michael J. Fox Show
Cast: Michael J. Fox (Mike Henry), Betsy Brandt (Annie Henry), Kate Finneran (Leigh), Wendell Pierce (Harris Green), Juliette Goglia (Eve Henry), Ana Nogueira (Kay Costa)
Plot: After twenty years as a TV reporter and being the poster boy for the Parkinson’s disease, Mike Henry decides it’s time to spend more time with his family. After five years as a stay-home dad, he decides to return to work as a news anchor.
Premiere Date: September 26
Day, Time and Channel: Thursdays at 9:30 pm on NBC
Credits: Victor Nelli Jr. Will Gluck (Directors), Sam Laybourne (Writer), Michael J. Fox, Will Gluck, Sam Laybourne (Executive Producers)
Cast: James Spader (Raymond ‘Red’ Reddington), Megan Boone (Elizabeth Keen), Ryan Eggold (Tom Keen), Diego Klattenhoff (Donald Ressler), Harry Lennix (Harold Cooper), Ilfenesh Hadera (Agent Jennifer Palmer)
Plot: Raymond Reddington, the world’s most elusive outlaw, turns himself in and he offers to provide information about every client he has worked with. His solely requirement is he has to work with Elizabeth Keen, a new FBI profiler.
Premiere Date: September 23
Day, Time and Channel: Mondays at 10 pm on NBC
Genre: Crime, Drama
Credits: Joe Carnhan (Director), Jon Bokenkamp, Brandon Margolis, Brandon Sonnier (Writers), John Eisendrath, John Fox (Executive Producers), Katrin L. Goodson (Associate Producer)
Cast: | Karl Urban (John Kennex), Michael Ealy (Dorian), Lili Taylor (Maldonado), Minka Kelly (Valerie Stahl), Michael Irby (Detective Richard Paul), Mackenzie Crook (Rudy Lom), Mekia Cox(Anna)
Plot: Thirty-five years in the future and LAPD has a new image. Every cop is paired with a highly evolved human-like android. A certain partnership is more special since the robot has unforeseen emotional responses.
Premiere Date: November 4
Day, Time and Channel: Mondays at 8 pm on FOX
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-fi
Credits: Brad Anderson (Director), J.H. Wyman (Writer), J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burk (Executive Producers), Kathy Lingg, Reid Shane (Co-Executive Producers), Athena Wickham (Producer)