New and returning series
The Son S2 AMC UK 30/04/2019 [*]
Arrow S2 Paramount 02/05/2019 (Freeview Premiere)
Dead to Me S1 Netflix 03/05/2019 [*]
iZombie S5 Netflix 03/05/2019 [*]
Tuca & Bertie S1 Netflix 03/05/2019 [*]
*The following section contains further details about all the shows marked with a [*]. This will include a show description and a link to a trailer where available. You’ll also find a link to the imdb page (click on the series name) and in most cases to the relevant page on their channel/streaming service. Most shows will have a discussion thread in our British and U.S. TV Dramas Facebook group. For a full list of – and links to – all our discussion threads for current and historic shows see here.
New and returning series – details
The Son S2 AMC UK 30/04/2019
The second (and final) season of the series based on the New York Times best seller and Pulitzer Prize-nominated novel, The Son, a sweeping family saga that spans 150 years and three generations of the McCullough family. Season 2 trailer.
Dead to Me S1 Netflix 03/05/2019
“A hotheaded widow searching for the hit-and-run driver who mowed down her husband befriends an eccentric optimist who isn’t quite what she seems”. Trailer.
iZombie S5 Netflix 03/05/2019
“A medical student-turned-zombie tries to retain her humanity by eating brains at the morgue and finds she has an uncanny new gift for solving crimes”. Season 5 trailer.
Tuca & Bertie S1 Netflix 03/05/2019
“Free-spirited toucan Tuca and self-doubting song thrush Bertie are best friends — and birds — who guide each other through life’s ups and downs”. Trailer.
For details on the new world dramas starting this week see here.