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It's a Sin 1.

It's a Sin

February 18, 2021
The five-part miniseries written and created by Russell T Davies is set in the early 1980s where five friends (Olly Alexander, Omari Douglas, Callum Scott Howells, Lydia West and Nathaniel Curtis) move to London and find their lives forever changed by HIV/AIDS. [Premiered originally in the UK on Channel 4 on 22 Jan 2021 and in the US on HBO Max on 18 Feb 2021]
Metascore:
91
User Score:
8.8
Painting With John: Season 1 2.

Painting With John: Season 1

January 22, 2021
John Lurie reflects on life and the lessons he's learned as he paints at his home in the Caribbean.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
Elizabeth Is Missing: Season 1 3.

Elizabeth Is Missing: Season 1

January 3, 2021
80-something Maud (Glenda Jackson) has Alzheimer's and is convinced her best friend Elizabeth (Maggie Steed) has vanished in this adaptation of Emma Healey's novel of the same name by Andrea Gibb. [Premiered originally in the UK on BBC One on 8 Dec 2019, airs in the US as a part of PBS' Masterpiece in 2021]
Metascore:
86
User Score:
6.5
The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song: Season 1 4.

The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song: Season 1

February 16, 2021
The four-hour, two-part miniseries hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the history of black churches that began when slaves were brought from Africa to the Americas.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Euphoria Special Episode Part 1: Rue 5.

Euphoria Special Episode Part 1: Rue

December 6, 2020
Rue (Zendaya) talks with Ali (Colman Domingo) on Christmas Eve in the special episode of Euphoria titled Trouble Don't Last Always.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.2
Lupin: Season 1 6.

Lupin: Season 1

January 8, 2021
Assane Diop (Omar Sy) seeks to steal a necklace his father was accused to taking years ago in the French series created by George Kay with François Uzan that was inspired by the is inspired by the Arsène Lupin books by Maurice Leblanc.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
5.7
All Creatures Great and Small (2021): Season 1 7.

All Creatures Great and Small (2021): Season 1

January 10, 2021
New graduate James Herriot (Nicholas Ralph) travels to the Yorkshire village of Darrowby for an assistant position with veterinarian Siegfried Farnon (Samuel West) in this reboot of the 1970s series based on the books written by Alf Wight (under the pen name of James Herriot). [Premiered originally in the UK on Channel 5 on 1 Sep 2020; set to air in the US as part of PBS's Masterpiece in Jan 2021]
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.3
Beartown: Season 1 8.

Beartown: Season 1

February 22, 2021
An assault accusation against one of the players of a small town's junior ice-hockey team on its way to a national title nearly destroys the community in the Swedish-language drama based on Fredrik Backman's novel of the same name. [Premiered originally in several European countries on HBO España, Nordic, Portugal and HBO GO (Central Europe) on 18 Oct 2020]
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Dickinson: Season 2 9.

Dickinson: Season 2

January 8, 2021
Emily struggles with fame as she meets Edgar Allan Poe (Nick Kroll), architect Frederick Law Olmsted (Timothy Simons), and newspaper editor Sam Bowles (Finn Jones).
Metascore:
81
User Score:
7.1
Amend: The Fight for America: Season 1 10.

Amend: The Fight for America: Season 1

February 17, 2021
Will Smith hosts this six-part documentary series about the history of the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution with reading from Mahershala Ali, Samuel L. Jackson, Diane Lane, Pedro Pascal, and Yara Shahidi.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
4.0
Euphoria Special Episode Part 2: Jules 11.

Euphoria Special Episode Part 2: Jules

January 24, 2021
The second special episode of Euphoria titled F*ck Anyone Who's Not a Sea Blob follows Jules (Hunter Schafer) during the holidays.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.2
Servant: Season 2 12.

Servant: Season 2

January 15, 2021
Leanne returns to Dorothy and Sean's in the second season of the M. Night Shyamalan thriller.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
WandaVision: Season 1 13.

WandaVision: Season 1

January 15, 2021
Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany) are living in the suburban town of Westview and trying to hide their powers, but they soon begin to suspect something is up when life begins mirroring classic TV shows.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
6.5
The Great North: Season 1 14.

The Great North: Season 1

January 3, 2021
The animated comedy set in Alaska follows the Tobin family led by single father Beef (voiced by Nick Offerman) and his children: Judy (voiced by Jenny Slate), Wolf (voiced by Will Forte), Ham (voiced by Paul Rust), and Moon (voiced by Aparna Nancherla).
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
Pretend It's a City 15.

Pretend It's a City

January 8, 2021
Directed by Martin Scorsese, writer Fran Lebowitz talks about a variety of topics about New York City, including the arts, its subways, Times Square, and tourists.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
5.4
Allen v. Farrow 16.

Allen v. Farrow

February 21, 2021
The four-part documentary series from Kirby Dick, Amy Ziering and Amy Herdy, looks into the sexual abuse accusation by then 7-year-old daughter Dylan against Woody Allen that led to a custody trial and the reveal of Allen’s relationship with elder daughter, Soon-Yi.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
3.9
The Lady and the Dale 17.

The Lady and the Dale

January 31, 2021
The four-part documentary series produced by Mark and Jay Duplass looks at the life of Elizabeth Carmichael, her promise of a fuel-efficient, three-wheeled car in the 1970s and the fraud case that exposed her past that included her life as Jerry Dean Michael and being involved in a counterfeiting operation.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
The Wilds: Season 1 18.

The Wilds: Season 1

December 11, 2020
A group of teenage girls must learn to work together when they are stranded on an island after their plane crashes in this thriller drama series created by Sarah Streicher.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
7.2
For All Mankind: Season 2 19.

For All Mankind: Season 2

February 19, 2021
The second season of the Ronald D. Moore sci-fi series begins in 1983 as tensions from the Cold War spill onto NASA.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
6.0
Bridgerton: Season 1 20.

Bridgerton: Season 1

December 25, 2020
Set in the 1800s, the debut of Daphne Bridgerton (Phoebe Dynevor) is ruined by rumors written by Lady Whistledown (voiced by Julie Andrews) but then she meets eternal bachelor, the Duke of Hasting (Regé-Jean Page) in this historical romantic drama based on Julia Quinn's series of novels and created by Chris Van Dusen.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
4.7
Framing Britney Spears 21.

Framing Britney Spears

February 5, 2021
The Samantha Stark-directed documentary about Britney Spears' rise to pop star to her current conservatorship status airs as part of “The New York Times Presents” docuseries.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
9.0
A Suitable Boy 22.

A Suitable Boy

December 7, 2020
Set in North India in 1951, 19-year-old Lata Mehra (Tanya Maniktala) deals with her mother (Mahira Kakkar), who wants to marry her off to a man of her choosing. While Maan (Ishaan Khatter), a relative by marriage, falls for courtesan singer Saeeda Bai (Tabu) in this Andrew Davies adaptation of the Vikram Seth novel. [Premiered originally in the UK on BBC One on 26 Jul 2020 and on Acorn TV in North America on 7 December 2020]
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer 23.

Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer

January 13, 2021
The four-part documentary series about serial killer Richard Ramirez, who killed people in Los Angeles and San Francisco between June 1984 to August 1985, features archival footage, photos, and interviews with survivors, victim's families, and the detectives who help capture him.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
7.3
Tiger 24.

Tiger

January 10, 2021
The two-part documentary series directed by Matthew Heineman and Matthew Hamachek chronicles the career of golfer Tiger Woods and features interviews and previously unseen footage.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
tbd
Cobra Kai: Season 3 25.

Cobra Kai: Season 3

January 1, 2021
The Karate Kid spin-off series moves to Netflix for its third season.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
8.2
Resident Alien: Season 1 26.

Resident Alien: Season 1

January 27, 2021
Harry (Alan Tudyk), an alien with a mission to kill humans, crashes on Earth and assumes the identity of a doctor in the small-town of Patience, Colorado in this series based on the Dark Horse comic.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
6.7
Young Rock: Season 1 27.

Young Rock: Season 1

February 16, 2021
The comedy series created by Nahnatchka Khan and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is based on the significant moments in Johnson's younger years before wrestling.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
tbd
The Investigation 28.

The Investigation

February 1, 2021
Copenhagen Homicide Unit's Jens Møller (Søren Malling) leads the investigation into the murder of Swedish journalist Kim Wall in this six-part Scandinavian crime drama based on the real 2017 case. [Premiered originally in Scandinavia on 28 Sep 2020; in the UK on BBC2 on 22 Jan 2021 and in the US on HBO in February 2021]
Metascore:
65
User Score:
tbd
Coyote: Season 1 29.

Coyote: Season 1

January 7, 2021
After 32 years, Border Patrol agent Ben Clemens (Michael Chiklis) finds himself helping those he had tried thwart during his career in this drama from Michelle MacLaren.
Metascore:
65
User Score:
tbd
The Watch (2021): Season 1 30.

The Watch (2021): Season 1

January 3, 2021
Captain Sam Vimes (Richard Dormer) leads the misfits cops of City Watch which includes Lady Sybil Ramkin (Lara Rossi), Constable Cheery (Jo Eaton-Kent), Constable Carrot (Adam Hugill), Corporal Angua (Marama Corlett), Sergeant Detritus (voiced by Ralph Ineson), and Death (Wendell Pierce), as they seek to stop the resurrection of a dragon in this fantasy series inspired by characters in Terry Pratchett's Discworld series of novels.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
2.1
Ginny & Georgia: Season 1 31.

Ginny & Georgia: Season 1

February 24, 2021
30-year-old Georgia moves with her 15-year-old daughter Ginny (Antonia Gentry) and son Austin to a small New England town hoping for a new start as she seeks to hide her past in this coming-of-age series created by Sarah Lampert.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
1.1
Superman & Lois: Season 1 32.

Superman & Lois: Season 1

February 23, 2021
Clark Kent aka Superman (Tyler Hoechlin) and Lois Lane (Elizabeth Tulloch) face new challenges as working parents raising two sons (Jordan Elsass and Alexander Garfin), who may or may not inherit Kryptonian superpowers.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
6.5
Kenan: Season 1 33.

Kenan: Season 1

February 16, 2021
After the death of his wife, Atlanta morning show host Kenan (Kenan Thompson) juggles work and raising his two daughters as his father-in-law (Don Johnson), brother (Chris Redd), and co-workers try to give him advice.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
tbd
The Luminaries: Season 1 34.

The Luminaries: Season 1

February 14, 2021
Anna Wetherell (Eve Hewson) travels to New Zealand to start a new life during New Zealand's gold rush in 1866 where she meets Emery Staines (Himesh Patel) and fortune teller Lydia Wells (Eva Green) in this six-part series based on Eleanor Catton's book of the same name. [Premiered originally in New Zealand's TVNZ 1 on 17 May 2020, in the UK on BBC One on 21 June 2020 and in the US in Feb 2021]
Metascore:
62
User Score:
tbd
History of Swear Words: Season 1 35.

History of Swear Words: Season 1

January 5, 2021
Nicolas Cage hosts this series about the history of some English swear words.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
6.0
Your Honor: Season 1 36.

Your Honor: Season 1

December 6, 2020
New Orleans judge Michael Desiato (Bryan Cranston) goes to extremes to protect his son (Hunter Doohan) after a hit-and-run accident in this adaptation of the Israeli show Kvodo.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
5.8
Firefly Lane: Season 1 37.

Firefly Lane: Season 1

February 3, 2021
The 30-year long friendship between Tully (Katherine Heigl) and Kate (Sarah Chalke) is tested in this series based on the novel of the same name by Kristin Hannah.
Metascore:
57
User Score:
6.6
The Equalizer (2021): Season 1 38.

The Equalizer (2021): Season 1

February 7, 2021
Divorced, single mother Robyn McCall (Queen Latifah) uses her skills to help those find justice when the system fails them in this reimagining of the 1980s series of the same name.
Metascore:
56
User Score:
2.3
The Stand 39.

The Stand

December 17, 2020
A deadly superflu leaves the few survivors with dreams of either of a friendly older woman named Mother Abagail (Whoopi Goldberg) or a more darker figure: Randall Flagg (Alexander Skarsgård) in this new adaptation of Stephen King's novel (that includes a new coda).
Metascore:
56
User Score:
3.3
Clarice: Season 1 40.

Clarice: Season 1

February 11, 2021
FBI Agent Clarice Starling (Rebecca Breeds) returns to work six months after the events of "The Silence of the Lambs" in the series co-created by Alex Kurtzman and Jenny Lumet.
Metascore:
56
User Score:
3.4
Mr. Mayor: Season 1 41.

Mr. Mayor: Season 1

January 7, 2021
Retired businessman Neil (Ted Danson) becomes mayor of Los Angeles and has to figure out what he really believes in, gain respect from his staff including Deputy Mayor Arpi (Holly Hunter) and trying to bond with his teenage daughter, Orly (Kyla Kenedy) in the comedy created by Robert Carlock and Tina Fey.
Metascore:
53
User Score:
4.0
Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel: Season 1 42.

Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel: Season 1

February 10, 2021
The four-part documentary series from director Joe Berlinger looks into the 1993 disappearance of Elisa Lam from Los Angeles' Cecil Hotel.
Metascore:
53
User Score:
3.6
Behind Her Eyes: Season 1 43.

Behind Her Eyes: Season 1

February 17, 2021
Louise (Simona Brown) is having an affair with her psychiatrist boss David (Tom Bateman) and becomes friends with his wife, Adele (Eve Hewson) in this thriller based on Sarah Pinborough's novel of the same name.
Metascore:
53
User Score:
7.7
Walker: Season 1 44.

Walker: Season 1

January 21, 2021
After working undercover for two years, Cordell Walker (Jared Padalecki) returns to Austin and must juggle rebuilding his relationship with his children and his own parents, as well as a new partner (Lindsey Morgan).
Metascore:
51
User Score:
5.5
Selena: The Series: Season 1 45.

Selena: The Series: Season 1

December 4, 2020
The drama series dramatizes the life of tejano star Selena Quintanilla (Christian Serratos).
Metascore:
48
User Score:
6.4
Punky Brewster (2021): Season 1 46.

Punky Brewster (2021): Season 1

February 25, 2021
Foster kid Izzy (Quinn Copeland) meets Punky (Soleil Moon Frye), who is now is a single mother raising her three kids.
Metascore:
47
User Score:
tbd
Call Me Kat: Season 1 47.

Call Me Kat: Season 1

January 3, 2021
39-year-old Kat (Mayim Bialik) opens a cat café in Louisville with her wedding money and strives to prove to her mother (Swoosie Kurtz) you can't have everything you want in this comedy based on the British series, Miranda.
Metascore:
41
User Score:
2.9
Call Your Mother: Season 1 48.

Call Your Mother: Season 1

January 13, 2021
Empty-nester mom Jean (Kyra Sedgwick) leaves Iowa to be closer to her grown-children in Los Angeles in this Kari Lizer comedy.
Metascore:
41
User Score:
tbd
Death To 2020 49.

Death To 2020

December 27, 2020
The Charlie Brooker mockumentary features commentary about the year 2020 from fictional experts, world leaders and everyday people including a reporter (Samuel L. Jackson), historian (Hugh Grant), a doctor (Leslie Jones), a politician (Lisa Kudrow), a scientist (Samson Kayo), a tech executive (Kumail Nanjiani), an average citizen (Diane Morgan), and the Queen (Tracey Ullman).
Metascore:
41
User Score:
5.0

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