The fall TV premiere season is here, and it's time to decide which shows deserve a place in your must-watch list. With an array of genres and themes to choose from, we've compiled a list of 9 TV show premieres to help you make an informed decision, plus the best ways to watch them.
Buckle up! Here are our recommendations for each show:
1. Shoresy Season 2 - Premieres Friday, September 29 on Crave (18+)
Overview: SHORESY joins the Sudbury Bulldogs of the Northern Ontario Senior Hockey Organization (aka The NOSHO) on a quest to never lose again.
Best Way to Watch: To fully immerse yourself in the storytelling of "Shoresy," cozy up on the couch with your favourite rink snacks. Whether that's a rink burger and fries or Hawkins Cheezies.
2. The Golden Bachelor - Premieres Thursday, September 28 on Citytv (14+)
Overview: "The Golden Bachelor" is a brand-new spin on the beloved reality classic “The Bachelor” where senior eligible singles vie for the affection of one eligible bachelor. Romance, drama, and plenty of surprises await the contestants and viewers.
Best Way to Watch: Gather friends for a weekly viewing party as you pitch your “Bachelor Draft”, making bets on who will steal his heart. Non-negotiable snacks must include: chocolate and wine.
3. Based on a True Story - Premiered Monday, September 11 on W Network (18+)
Overview: True crime enthusiasts will be captivated by "Based on a True Story," a comedy-thriller that delves into real-life mysteries, crimes, and investigations. Expect riveting narratives and shocking revelations, along with plenty of laughs. Missed the premiere? Play catch-up with SaskTel's On Demand!
Best Way to Watch: Settle into a comfortable chair with a notepad and pen, ready to jot down your own theories and insights as you watch the show.
4. The Secret of Skinwalker Ranch - Premiered Sunday, September 3 on The HISTORY Channel (PG)
Overview: "The Secret of Skinwalker Ranch" offers an intriguing blend of paranormal investigation and scientific exploration as a team seeks to uncover the mysteries of the enigmatic Skinwalker Ranch. Catch this riveting program from the beginning with On Demand and watch anywhere, anytime!
Best Way to Watch: Create a spooky ambiance with little-to-no lighting and snacks that are easily and naturally dipped into… ranch. Dive into the unknown alongside the investigators.
5. Acting Good - Premieres Monday, October 16 on CTV Comedy Channel (PG)
Overview: "Acting Good" offers a delightful twist on the classic comedy-drama. The show follows a group of aspiring actors as they navigate the ups and downs of their careers, friendships, and love lives while working at a small, struggling theater company.
Best Way to Watch: Gather your friends for a fun-filled watch party to enjoy the humor and camaraderie. Pop some popcorn, share hearty laughs, and celebrate the quirky world of struggling artists.
6. Killing It - Season 2 Coming this Fall on Showcase (18+)
Overview: If you're a fan of dark humor, "Killing It" is a must-watch comedy that will have you laughing out loud. It's the story of an unconventional protagonist navigating life's challenges in the most hilarious ways.
Best Way to Watch: Invite friends over for a laugh-out-loud watch party. Prepare a spread of witty banter and your favourite dippable snacks.
7. American Horror Story: Delicate - Premiered Wednesday, September 20 on FX (18+)
Overview: "AHS: Delicate" is the latest instalment of the iconic "American Horror Story" series. Brace yourself for a spine-tingling journey into the macabre and supernatural. If you missed out on the first episode, don't be afraid! You can catch up with On Demand.
Best Way to Watch: Dim the lights, grab a blanket, and prepare for a night of heart-pounding horror. A courageous friend to watch with might come in handy to keep the nightmares at bay.
8. SurrealEstate - Premieres Wednesday, October 4 on CTV Sci-Fi Channel (14+)
Overview: If you're a fan of supernatural mysteries and eerie thrills, "SurrealEstate" should be at the top of your watchlist. The show follows a team of real estate agents with a unique skill set—they specialize in selling haunted houses, uncovering dark secrets, and battling malevolent spirits.
Best Way to Watch: To enhance the spooky atmosphere, watch it in a dimly lit room with a warm cup of tea or cocoa. This show is perfect for late-night entertainment, but make sure you're prepared for some spine-tingling moments.
9. Krapopolis - Premiered Sunday, September 24 on Citytv (14+)
Overview: "Krapopolis" is an animated series that combines comedy and satire to deliver sharp social commentary. It's a show that takes a humorous look at modern society. If you missed the first episode, you can watch it with SaskTel's On Demand.
Best Way to Watch: Settle in with some of your favourite snacks from the 90s and relish the quirky world of "Krapopolis."
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The Fall Premieres offer a diverse range of shows that are sure to cater to every taste. Whether you're in the mood for suspense, romance, true crime, or comedy - there's something for everyone. Get ready for a season filled with captivating storytelling and memorable moments on the small screen. Let us know which premiere you’re most looking forward to in the comments!
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