There is an amazing line-up of TV shows and series coming our way soon on streaming services. We've rounded up the best to whet your appetite.

So whether you are a Netflix or Amazon Prime Video UK subscriber or Amazon US there are plenty of interesting shows coming soon to look forward to. We've collected the best with trailers to get you excited. 

Upcoming TV shows to watch on Netflix

Netflix was the first major streaming service to start an "Originals" program, where it funds and creates its own shows and movies. It also badges some programming as a Netflix Original for the UK market that might have appeared on US TV first.

Many if not all of the series listed are presented in 4K Ultra HD and with HDR or Dolby Vision on compatible TVs or systems.

These are the best upcoming shows people are already talking about.

After Life

  • Season: 1
  • On-air date: 8 March 2019

Ricky Gervais stars in a new series where his character is living the perfect life until his world is turned upside down after his wife suddenly dies. He goes down a path of self-destruction, trying to take the world down with him - by saying and doing whatever he likes. The usual Ricky Gervais antics, but certainly looks like fun. 

The OA

  • Season: 2
  • On-air date: 22 March 2019

The first series of The OA followed a woman who had returned home after going missing for 7 years. She'd come back a number of extraordinary abilities that made for interesting happenings. In the next season though viewers will be transported to an alternate dimension where we'll get to see her adventures in a universe where she had an entirely different life.


  • Season: 1
  • On-air date: 29 March 2019

Osmosis is a new Netflix Original with a slight Black Mirror vibe. Set in Paris in the near future, this series focuses on a world where a new dating app has appeared that promises to help people find their soulmate. The catch is it uses all your personal memories to do so. 

Stranger Things (Season 3)

  • Season: 3
  • On-air date: Summer 2019

The first two seasons of this TV horror series was hugely successful, not just for its excellent cast and writing, but because it paid homage to the 80s like nothing before. Pop references abounded and the third series will be no different.

Anything from Ghostbusters to The Goonies is fair game for Stranger Things, which will lighten the darker, creepier elements no doubt.  

Our Planet

  • Season: 1
  • On-air date: 5 April 2019

From the creator of "Planet Earth," comes a new series that's not only narrated by Sir David Attenborough but also takes viewers on an incredible journey through some of the world's most precious natural habitats.

Our Planet is said to have taken four years to film with the crew visiting 50 different countries to capture all the footage. It's bound to be an incredible view of our world, as always expertly presented by Sir David Attenborough.

Altered Carbon (Season 2)

  • Season: 2
  • On-air date: Unknown

Altered Carbon is a sci-fi series based on the novel of the same name by Richard K. Morgan. We loved the first series of this show and the cast of the second season (currently in production) has just been revealed. 

There's no official word on when we can expect this show to hit, but we're waiting with bated breath. 

Upcoming TV shows to watch on Amazon Prime Video

Like Netflix, Amazon has a healthy selection of homegrown shows available to Prime subscribers. You can also watch them at a cost without Prime, but it's a lot cheaper to pay for a yearly subscription and get a load of other benefits thrown in - including access to the Amazon Music streaming service and free next-day - or same-day in some cases - delivery. A lot of its shows are also bought from US channels for regional distribution.

Many of them are available in 4K HDR.

Tin Star (Season 2)

  • Season: 2
  • On-air date: 7 March 2019

Tin Star has been airing on Sky Atlantic, but season 2 is set to come to Amazon Prime video soon too. This is an awesome thriller starring Tim Roth who's an off-the-rails cop set on a path of destruction. What havock will he wreak this season?


  • Season: 1
  • On-air date: 29 March 2019

Hanna is a new series based on the same premise as the film of the same name. It follows an extraordinary girl who was raised in the forest. She suddenly finds herself forced to evade the relentless pursuit of a CIA agent while also attempting to unearth the truth of her past and who she is.

The Tick (Season 2)

  • Season: 2
  • On-air date: 5 April 2019

Unlikely and hilariously costumed superheroes Tick and Arthur return for a second season. They're set to defend the City from new villains and old enemies alike, while also discovering everyone's got a secret to hide. 

Bosch (Season 5)

  • Season: 5
  • On-air date: April 2019

Bosch is set to return to Amazon Prime Video is April with season five:

"Fifteen months after bringing his mother’s killer to justice, Bosch finds himself seeking the truth on two fronts. New evidence in an old case leaves everyone wondering whether Bosch planted evidence to convict the wrong guy. And a murder at a Hollywood pharmacy exposes a sophisticated opioid pill mill, sending Bosch down a dark and perilous path in pursuit of the killers."

The Boys

  • Season: 1
  • On-air date: 2019

The Boys is a superhero TV series with a twist. The series portrays a world where superheroes are embracing the dark side and exploiting their fame. The Boys are set to take down their corrupt brethren and keep fellow superheroes in line while also exposing the truth about Vought – the multi-billion dollar conglomerate that manages them.

Good Omens

  • Season: 1
  • On-air date: 31 May 2019

Based on the best-selling novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman, Good Omens stars David Tennant, Michael Sheen, John Hamm and Jack Whitehall. It follows the story of Aziraphale (Sheen), an angel, and Crowley (Tennant), a demon, unlikely friends who have grown fond of life on our planet. As the end of time draws near, they set out on a mission to save the world from destruction.