The year 2017 came with many new and interesting TV shows. From “Victoria” to “Taboo”, “The Young Pope” and Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events”, we have a lot to pick from.
In this article we’re going to present the most interesting and best new TV shows in 2017, and you can watch them on Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO GO and on cable.
- Legion ( FX )
Produced by Noah Hawley ( Fargo ), the Legion TV show presents a new Marvel adventure. The story is centered around David Haller ( Dan Stevens ) a man who lived most of his life in a mental institution and who, once discharged, faces reality. He goes through some experiences that make him wonder if he is normal or crazy.
2. Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events ( Netflix )
Based on the Daniel Handler novel, the TV show starring Neil Patrick Harris as Count Olaf, tells the story of three siblings who lose their parents in a devastating fire. Olaf does everything to get his hands on their fortune. The series is out of the ordinary providing a special atmosphere with powerful fantasy accents. It is a masterpiece from many points of view.
3. One day at a time ( Netflix )
The revamp of the 70’s show follows the life of a family of Cubans, a divorced mother, played by Justina Machado, her children and grandmother, played by Rita Moreno, who try to survive the challenges of the United States of America.
4. Sneaky Pete ( Amazon )
The TV show aired on Amazon Prime follows the adventures of Marcus ( Giovanni Ribisi ) a smart guy, ex con, who tries to survive under a new identity, being on the run from the Mob. Problems follow him everywhere he goes, even in a new family, one that makes a living tracking down convicts.
5. Detroiters ( Comedy Central )
Produced by Jason Sudeikis, who also stars in the show, “Detroiters” tells the story of two gay advertising professionals who try to make it big in the world of advertising.
6. The Young Pope ( HBO )
One of the most appreciated TV shows in 2017, The Young Pope, depicts Jude Law as Pope Pius XIII, the first American Pope in history. A complicated story, very well directed, that depicts that unexpected events and behind the scenes games of the Catholic Church.
7. Riverdale ( THE CW )
“Riverdale” can be defined as a combination between Archie and Twin Peaks. It is a dark, unique story, produced by Greg Berlanti, the same man who gave us Supergirl, The Flash and Arrow.
8. Taboo ( FX )
This TV show present Tom Hardy as an adventurer who, in 1814, returns to London after he was missing in Africa for 10 years. The show presents his struggle to keep the legacy of his father, the powerful East India Company.
9. Victoria ( PBS )
The show presents the story of young Victoria ( Jenna Coleman ) who, in 1837, is crowned as Queen of the British Empire. An excellent TV show that manages to perfectly portray the atmosphere of the 1800’s and the mentalities of the British society at that time.
10. Santa Clarita Diet ( Netflix )
Santa Clarita Diet tells the story of Sheila ( Drew Barrymore ), mother and wife who lives in Santa Clarita, Los Angeles. Sheila gets sick and becomes a zombie and we all know that zombies like to eat human flesh. The show also gives us Timothy Olyphant as Sheila’s husband, Joel.
So there you have it, the top 10 best TV shows in 2017, in our opinion, of course.
Which is your favorite ?