TV Premieres & Finales

This does not include every show, just the most popular ones.
It will be periodically updated as dates are announced.

Updated for 2017

RED – Most popular shows


2nd – Shadowhunters (Freeform, season premiere)

4th – It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (FXX, season premiere)

6th – Emerald City (NBC, series premiere)

6th – Grimm (NBC, season premiere)

6th – Sleepy Hollow (Fox, season premiere)

8th – 74th Golden Globe Awards (NBC)

13th – Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (Netflix, series premiere)

18th – People’s Choice Awards (CBS)

19th – How to Get Away With Murder (ABC, season premiere)

19th – Scandal (ABC, season premiere)

24th – Legends of Tomorrow (CW, new time slot)

26th – Supernatural (CW, new time slot)

29th – Black Sails (Starz, season premiere)


1st – The 100 (CW, season premiere)

10th – Reign (CW, season premiere)

12th – 59th Annual Grammy Awards (CBS)

26th – 89th Academy Awards


5th – Last Man on Earth (Fox, season premiere)

10th – The Vampire Diaries (CW, series finale)

14th – This Is Us (NBC, season finale)

17th – Marvel’s Iron Fish (Netflix, series premiere)

17th – The Originals (CW, season premiere)

22nd – Empire (Fox, season premiere)


4th – iZombie (CW, season premiere)

4th – Legends of Tomorrow (The CW, season finale)

16th – The White Princess (Starz, series premiere)

18th – Pretty Little Liars (Freeform, season premiere)

26th – The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)

28th – Dear White People (Netflix)

30th – American Gods (Starz, series premiere)


5th – Sense8 (Netflix)

19th – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)

30th – House of Cards (Netflix)

30th – Animal Kingdom (TNT, season premiere)


4th – Fear the Walking Dead (AMC, season premiere)

5th – Shadowhunters (Freeform)

9th – Orange Is the New Black (Netflix)

10th – Orphan Black (BBC America, season premiere)


11th – The Fosters (Freeform)

16th – Game of Thrones (HBO, season premiere)

21st – Descendants 2 (ABC, season premiere)

24th – Midnight, Texas (CBS, season premiere)


18th – The Defenders (Netflix)

25th – Death Note (Netflix)



31st – Stranger Things (Netflix)




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  • Thank you for sharing this/putting it together! I want to do a better job of keeping track of what I watch next year, since I started watching way more TV this past year (though most of it was on Netflix). I’m really excited for Sherlock to come back in January!

    • haha I watch so much tv so this list is even helpful for me xD It’s hard to keep track! I’m glad it’s useful for you!

  • This is such a comprehensive list! Thanks for compiling it – I know I hate having to Google up premiere dates all the time

    • Thank you & you’re welcome! It does get frustrating so I’m glad someone found this useful! I even use it for myself lol