Winter is coming, and so is the start of a new season filled with TV series.

Hi my hot cute girly geeks and boy geeks of course. Since it’s the first of September and basically I’m too old to receive my Hogwarts letter I decided to write you a guide towards the new TV series season that is starting. We survived summer, classes are starting for those who are going back to school and a lot of new series have been announced. Are you as excited as I am?

Let’s just start this guide with new series and the start of new seasons of series already out there, now with airdates! (Except Sherlock, we are forever known as the fandom that waited!) Series included are either shows I watch, have heard good things about, or want to watch. At the end of the post I’ll include the links to other lists so you can get even more info about the shows you might want to watch, but I didn’t include in my list.

This blog post is created with a bit of help from the lovely geeks from Den of Geek, Editie NL (a Dutch news program), Wikipedia and IMDB.

  • Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
    • The missions of the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division.
    • Stars: Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton
    • Airdate: Tuesday 24th September, ABC, 8pm
    • Season: 1
  • Almost Human
    • In a not-so-distant future, human cops and androids partner up to protect and serve.
    • Stars: Karl Urban, Michael Ealy, Lili Taylor
    • Airdate: Monday November 4th, Fox, 8 PM
    • Season: 1
  • Atlantis
    • A new fantasy drama set in an ancient world of legendary heroes and mythical creatures.
    • Stars: Robert Emms, Mark Addy, Juliet Stevenson, Sarah Parish, Jack Donnelly, Jemima Rooper, Oliver Walker
    • Airdate: Saturday 28th September, BBC One
    • Season: 1
  • Arrow
    • Spoiled Billionaire playboy Oliver Queen, is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
    • Stars: Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, Colin Donnell, John Barrowman, Colton Haynes
    • Airdate: Wednesday 9th October, CW, 8pm
    • Season: 2
  • Beauty and the Beast
    • Detective Catherine Chandler (Kristin Kreuk), shaken to the core over the fact that everything she thought she knew about her life has been a lie, is determined to get answers to the secrets that have been revealed about her family. Cat must also try to navigate her evolving relationship with handsome doctor Vincent Keller (Jay Ryan), who struggles with becoming a terrifying beast when he is enraged, unable to control his super-strength and heightened senses. Cat and Vincent continue to grapple with the desire to be a normal couple while trying to keep a low profile in order to stay one step ahead of the mysterious organization known as Muirfield, now on the hunt for both of them.
    • Stars: Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan, Austin Basis
    • Airdate: Monday 7th October, CW, 9pm
    • Season: 2
  • Bones
    • A forensic anthropologist and a cocky FBI agent build a team to investigate death causes. And quite often, there isn’t more to examine than rotten flesh or mere bones.
    • Stars: Emily Deschanel, David Boreanaz, Michaela Conlin
    • Airdate: Monday September 16th, Fox, 8 pm
    • Season: 9
  • Castle
    • After a serial killer imitates the plots of his novels, successful mystery novelist Richard “Rick” Castle gets permission from the Mayor of New York City to tag along with an NYPD homicide investigation team for research purposes.
    • Stars: Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic, Jon Huertas
    • Airdate: Monday 23rd September, ABC, 10pm
    • Season: 6
  • Da Vinci’s Demons
    • In a world where thought and faith are controlled, one man fights to set knowledge free. The secret history of Leonardo da Vinci’s tantalizing life reveals a portrait of a young man tortured by a gift of superhuman genius. He is a heretic intent on exposing the lies of religion. An insurgent seeking to subvert an elitist society. A bastard son who yearns for legitimacy with his father. He finds himself in the midst of a storm that has been brewing for centuries. A conflict between truth and lies, religion and reason, past and future. His aspirations are used against him by the opposing forces of the time-luring him into a game of seduction where those who despise his intellect need him most. Leonardo must take up the fight against foes who use history to suppress the truth. A hero armed only with genius, Da Vinci stands alone against the darkness within, and the darkness without. Facing an uncertain future, his quest for knowledge nearly becomes his undoing as he explores the fringes of his own sanity. Da Vinci throws himself into his genius and emerges as an unstoppable force that lifts an entire era out of darkness and propels it into light. His story becomes a mirror into our own world, calling us all to join his fight to Free the Future.
    • Stars: Tom Riley, Laura Haddock, Elliot Cowan
    • Airdate: 2014
    • Season: 2
  • Defiance
    • In the year 2046, it’s a new Earth – with new rules. Over thirty years after various alien races arrived on Earth, the landscape is completely altered, terraformed nearly beyond recognition. To the town of Defiance, on what used to be St. Louis, comes the mysterious Nolan (Grant Bowler) and his charge, Irisa (Stephanie Leonidas). As they settle into town – overseen by the mayor, Amanda Rosewater (Julie Benz) and filled with residents like the powerful Rafe McCawley (Graham Greene), enterprising lounge owner Kenya (Mia Kirshner) and the ambitious, alien Tarrs (Tony Curran and Jaime Murray) – events begin to unfold that threaten the fragile peace this border town has fought for.
    • Stars: Grant Bowler, Julie Benz, Stephanie Leonidas
    • Airdate: June 2014
    • Season: 2
  • Dracula
    • Series introduces Dracula as he arrives in London, posing as an American entrepreneur who maintains that he wants to bring modern science to Victorian society. In reality, he hopes to wreak revenge on the people who ruined his life centuries earlier. There’s only one circumstance that can potentially thwart his plan: Dracula falls hopelessly in love with a woman who seems to be a reincarnation of his dead wife.
    • Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Ben Miles
    • Airdate: Friday 25th October, NBC, 10pm
    • Season: 1
  • Doctor Who
    • The further adventures of the time travelling alien adventurer and his companions.
    • Stars: Matt Smith, David Tennant, Jenna Coleman, Billy Piper, and many, many others!
    • Airdate: Saturday 23rd of November (aka my 30th Birthday, gifts are appreciated) BBC One, time unknown
    • Season: 50th anniversary special
  • Falling skies:
    • Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back.
    • Stars: Noah Wyle, Drew Roy, Maxim Knight
    • Airdate: June 2014
    • Season: 4
  • Game of Thrones
    • Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros.
    • Stars: Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Maisie Williams
    • Airdate: spring 2014
    • Season: 4
  • Glee
    • A high-school Spanish teacher becomes the director of the school’s Glee club, hoping to restore it to its former glory.
    • Stars: Lea Michele, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison
    • Airdate: Thursday 26th September, Fox
    • Season: 5
  • Grimm
    • A homicide detective discovers he is a descendant of hunters who fight supernatural forces.
    • Stars: David Giuntoli, Russell Hornsby, Bitsie Tulloch
    • Airdate: Friday 25th October, NBC, 9pm
    • Season: 3
  • Hannibal
    • Explores the early relationship between the renowned psychiatrist and his patient, a young FBI criminal profiler, who is haunted by his ability to empathize with serial killers.
    • Stars: Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, Caroline Dhavernas
    • Airdate: 2014
    • Season: 2
  • Lost Girl
    • Lost Girl focuses on the gorgeous and charismatic Bo, a supernatural being called a succubus who feeds on the energy of humans, sometimes with fatal results. Refusing to embrace her supernatural clan system and its rigid hierarchy, Bo is a renegade who takes up the fight for the underdog while searching for the truth about her own mysterious origins.
    • Stars: Anna Silk, Kris Holden-Ried, Ksenia Solo
    • Airdate: Sunday 10th November, Showcase Canada, 9pm
    • Season 4
  • Once Upon A Time
    • A woman with a troubled past is drawn to a New England town where fairy tales are to be believed.
    • Stars: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla
    • Airdate: Sunday 29th September, ABC, 8pm
    • Season: 3
  • Revolution
    • A group of revolutionaries confronts an authoritarian regime 15 years after an instantaneous global shutdown of all electrical devices known as the Blackout.
    • Stars: Zak Orth, Elizabeth Mitchell, Billy Burke
    • Airdate: Wednesday 25th September, NBC, 8pm
    • Season: 2
  • Sherlock
    • A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
    • Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs, Mark Gattis, Rupert Graves, Louise Brealey, Andrew Scott
    • Airdate: Never!!!
    • Season: 3
  • Sleepy Hollow
    • After Ichabod Crane “dies” during a mission for General George Washington in 1790, he awakens in 2014 Sleepy Hollow. But so does the Headless Horseman, whose head Ichabod lopped off before his perceived death. The horseman begins his nightly killing spree, and Ichabod must partner with newly appointed Sheriff Abbie Mills.
    • Stars: Christopher McConnell, Nicole Beharie, Clancy Brown
    • Airdate: Monday 16th September, Fox, 9pm
    • Season: 1
  • Supernatural
    • Two brothers follow their father’s footsteps as “hunters” fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth.
    • Stars: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beaver, Misha Collins
    • Airdate: Tuesday 15th October, CW, 9pm
    • Season: 9
  • Teen Wolf
    • A somewhat awkward teen is attacked by a werewolf and inherits the curse itself, as well as the enemies that come with it.
    • Stars: Tyler Posey, Crystal Reed, Dylan O’Brien
    • Airdate: Monday 6th January, MTV
    • Season: 3 continued
  • The Big Bang Theory
    • A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory.
    • Stars: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco
    • Airdate: Thursday 26th September, CBS, 8pm
    • Season: 7
  • The Originals
    • Series will focus on The Original family of vampires from Vampire Diaries.
    • Stars: Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Charles Michael Davis
    • Airdate: Tuesday 15th October, The CW, 8pm
    • Season: 1
  • The Tomorrow People
    • The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the forces of evil.
    • Stars: Robbie Amell, Amanda Clarke, Sarah Clarke
    • Airdate: Wednesday 9th October, CW, 9pm.
    • Season: 1
  • The Vampire Diaries
    • A high school girl is torn between two vampire brothers.
    • Stars: Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder
    • Airdate: Thursday 10th October, CW, 8pm
    • Season: 5
  • The Walking Dead
    • Police officer Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies.
    • Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies
    • Airdate: Friday 13th October, AMC, 9pm.
    • Season: 4
  • True Blood
    • Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire.
    • Stars: Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell
    • Airdate: 2014
    • Season: 7 (also last season!)
  • Under the Dome
    • An invisible and mysterious force field descends upon a small fictional town in the United States, trapping residents inside, cut off from the rest of civilization. The trapped townsfolk must discover the secrets and purpose of the “dome” and its origins, while coming to learn more than they ever knew about each other.
    • Stars: Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Natalie Martinez
    • Airdate: 2014
    • Season: 2
  • Warehouse 13
    • After saving the life of the President in Washington D.C., a pair of U.S Secret Service agents are whisked away to a covert location in South Dakota that houses supernatural objects that the Regents, an Authority above and outside any government, have collected over the centuries. Their new assignment: retrieve any lost objects and investigate reports of new ones.
    • Stars: Eddie McClintock, Joanne Kelly, Saul Rubinek
    • Airdate: 2014
    • Season: 5 (last season)

Did I miss anything? Seriously, this is a pretty extensive list. But if I did miss anything or if you think I should watch a series, let me know in the comments and I’ll check, also if you have an update about one of the airdates let me know as well.

Lots of love, your own hot cute girly geek, Mendy

PS, the links I promised:

PPS, I got some comment back on my list, so here are the TV series I forgot and now added to this list:

  • The Musketeers
    • Set on the streets of 17th century Paris, series gives a contemporary take on the classic story about a group of highly trained soldiers and bodyguards assigned to protect King and country.
    • Stars: Julian Bastida, Emily Beecham, Philip Brodie, Peter Capaldi
    • Airdate: BBC, 2014
    • Season: 1
  • Ripper Street
    • A new drama set in the East End of London in 1889 during the aftermath of Jack The Ripper murders. The infamous H Division – the police precinct charged with keeping order in the district of Whitechapel- is in a chaotic state trying to keep order after a tumultuous time for London and reported infamously worldwide.
    • Stars: Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn, Adam Rothenberg
    • Airdate: BBC, 2014
    • Season: 2
  • Once Upon a Time in Wonderland:
    • In Victorian England, the young and beautiful Alice (Sophie Lowe) tells a tale of a strange new land that exists on the other side of a rabbit hole. An invisible cat, a hookah smoking caterpillar and playing cards that talk are just some of the fantastic things she’s seen during this impossible adventure. Surely this troubled girl must be insane and her doctors aim to cure her with a treatment that will make her forget everything. Alice seems ready to put it all behind her, especially the painful memory of the genie she fell in love with and lost forever—the handsome and mysterious Cyrus (Peter Gadiot). But deep down Alice knows this world is real and just in the nick of time, the sardonic Knave of Hearts (Michael Socha) and the irrepressible White Rabbit (John Lithgow) arrive to save her from a doomed fate. Together, the trio will take a tumble down the rabbit hole to this Wonderland where nothing is impossible.
    • Stars: Sophie Lowe, Michael Socha, Peter Gadiot, Emma Rigby, John Lithgow
    • Airdate: October 10th, ABC, 8 pm
    • Season: 1
  • Elementary
    • Nope!

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9 thoughts on “Winter is coming, and so is the start of a new season filled with TV series.

  1. i really like Elementary it is the amarican modern sherlock holmes he lives in new york and has a female watson. I am waiting for the last few episodes of psych that is a comedy version of the mentalist. i think you missed the once upon a time spin off.

  2. rtgrthetasigma says:

    Great posting.

    I remember the 70s and 90s incarnations of “The Tomorrow People”, so I felt REALLY old when I found out that it was coming back for a third time. From the look of the trailer, CW is going to do a “Smallville” or “The Vampire Diaries” with the franchise, but I hope it keeps the core ideals of the original British series.

    Really looking forward to the “Doctor Who” anniversary special, especially after THAT cliffhanger and the new series of “Sherlock”, again following THAT cliffhanger.

    I’m also looking forward to “Whitechapel” which is returning later this week for it’s fourth series, the second series of “Ripper Street” which was trailed today by the BBC and “The Musketeers” starring the incoming new Doctor, Peter Capaldi.

  3. Ilana says:

    Thanks for the great list, Mendy! It’s got some great new info in there, and some info on good oldies. I’m catching up with SPN, only started season 2, but it’s good to know there’s lots to watch after that, and that the fans rate it as great!

    Thanks for the tip of Den of Geek. Just up my alley, but the first time I heard about the site. The internet is vast!

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